The Defence Line of Amsterdam (Stelling van Amsterdam)
A cultural day out at the Defence Line
On one and the same day you could not only explore parts of the Defence Line but also take in various other tourist sights in the vicinity of the Dutch capital. Examples include the windmills at the Zaanse Schans or Kinderdijk, the flower auction in Aalsmeer or the Alkmaar cheese market.
The old Dutch cities of Leiden and Delft are also within easy reach of North Holland.
As you can see, the Defence Line of Amsterdam can serve as your gateway to a mix of history, art, culture and nature.
Other things to do
- A tour along typical Dutch staples such as windmills, flowers, the Zaanse Schans and the Alkmaar cheese market,
- A cultural heritage day, including a visit to the Beemster Polder and the famed Muiderslot castle,
- Explore historical cities such as Haarlem, Alkmaar, Leiden or Delft,
- Enjoy a wellness treatment in Fort Resort Beemster, situated in the Fort along Nekkerweg.