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Gouda, Witches & Cheese
This wonderful tour covers magnificent Dutch highlights in only one day ! You will please yourself with a visit of the famous city of Gouda, and learn all about its world famous cheese. After visiting Gouda, your guide drives through the magnificent Dutch landscape with its ribbons of farmland in to the medieval fairytale village Oudewater, known for its scary Witch history. We invite you to visit ( inclusive ) some interesting monuments and for a cheese experience during this tour!
What to expect
In our comfortable car, your private guide will drive directly to Gouda in about 60 minutes. On this journey, we drive through the typically Dutch polder landscape. During a walking tour through Gouda you will learn about the city’s history and you will see and visit highlights like The famous cheese Weighing House, ( De Waag ) the astonishing town hall and Sint Jan church. During your Gouda visit you do not only have to taste the famous Gouda cheese, but also the famous Stroopwafels, Syrup Waffles. As a highlight we invite you to visit a real cheese farm, or to the Cheese experience !
After Gouda your guide shall drive through the idyllic countryside beside rivers, passing country mansions, windmills and farmland in direction of Oudewater. In this astonishing city your guide takes you for a short stroll over cobblestones and shows you it’s the highlights and perhaps you can check yourself if you are a witch,……..
After this inspiring journey we are happy to drop you off at your hotel, vacation address, boat pier or Schiphol Airport.
Please note that traffic can cause delays.
Enjoy the breathtaking splendor within Gouda,s city centre during a walking tour with your private guide. Visit De Waag, once a weighing house for cheese, admire the 15th-century town hall, one of the oldest in the Netherlands and adore one of the longest churches of Europe, famous for its stained glass. All are located in the town’s compact canal-ringed historic centre.It´s hard not to fall in love with this city showing you all her beauty!
Oudewater, a fairytale medieval village, with one of the best preserved tiny market squares in the Netherlands. This charming little city has a turbulent history, also about its Heksen waag. Estimated more than a 100.000 people from all over Europe were weighed on the Witch-Weighing scale to receive the lifesaving “Certificate of Weight”