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Mini guide to Waterland


Waterland municipality is a protected nature reserve with extensive stretches of water. It lies in the centre of the North Holland landscape, which is famous for its waterways, and a visit to the area is like rediscovering the authentic Netherlands. Additionally, there are beautiful old Dutch Zuiderzee towns, such as Edam, Monnickendam, Volendam and Marken, within a radius of 10kms around Broek in Waterland.

The village of Broek, 10 minutes by car from Amsterdam, consists of splendid wooden houses, built in the 17th and 18th centuries by wealthy merchants and farmers. The old centre of the village is situated around a lake, named the Havenrak.

Visitors can hire silent electric boats, kayaks, canoes and bicycles to explore the gorgeous countryside. Additionally, horse-drawn carts and open-top English double-decker buses are available. Waterland is very suitable for cycling and throughout the area there is an extensive network of cycling paths.

Nearby Amsterdam is worth visiting for its charming canals and attractions. Visit the Anne Frank House and various museums, or stroll around the famous Red Light district if you dare.

Broek in Waterland is 10 minutes from the centre of Amsterdam and is well connected to the city by six bus lines, with the journey taking just 10 to 15 minutes. The nearest international airport is in Amsterdam Schipol which receives flights from all over the world and regualr budget flights from various UK airports. Trains run frequently to Amsterdam Centraal station where you can connect to the Waterland region.

Selection of hotels in this region:

Hampshire Hotel Waterland

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