Netherlands is known for many things but Gouda has made its mark in the world of cheese in a completely different manner. The city has an amazing aroma of cheese all around. On this tour, you will visit the cheese market and see different avenues of the city which is so famous for its cheese that it has a type named after it. Also learn about the long history of some completely bizarre Dutch traditions.
Tradition is the key element on this excursion as we venture to the famous city of Gouda, infamous around the world for its’ cheese. We will visit the cheesemarket where you can stand amongst the cheeses taking pictures & ask the cheese handlers any questions you might have. After the visit to the market, we’ll have a cheese tasting in the “Waag” and learn everything about a long-established Dutch tradition of the weighing of cheese. The tasting will be followed by a short walking tour in this beautiful city after which you’ll have a little free time to explore on your own.