Wonderful pics of windmills surrounded by tulips fields... - Secret World

Zaanse Schans, 1509 Zaandam, Paesi Bassi

by Serena Eve


Pictures of windmills surrounded by tulips fields along canals are famous worldwide. One may think that they are not real…They are ! You can see them in Zaanse Schans. A pleasant half-day trip from Amsterdam is a visit to the picturesque Dutch village park at Zaanse Schans, approximately 15km north of the city. You will find iconic views of the 6 windmills set on the river Zaan, traditional houses, shops and museums.