ZAANSE SCHANS: THE WINDMILL TOWN

20161009_130952-01 (1).jpegGet your bags packed and hop into the train ,catch a train to Koog-Zandik.

You will find iconic views of the 6 windmills set on the river Zaan, traditional houses, shops and museums.Zaanse Schans has become a very popular tourist attraction given that entrance into the area is free. There is a visitor information desk (open daily 0900-1700) in the reception of the main Zaans Museum.

There are 6 working industrial windmills at Zaanse Schans:

De Huisman – mustard mill
De Gekroonde Poelenburg – sawmill
De Kat – paint mill
De Zoeker – oil mill
De Bonte Hen – oil mill
het Jonge Schaap – sawmill

If you not willing to do anything just soak your feet onto the river and soak in with  your surroundings.

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