Experience Volendam - Historical tour, Virtual Reality
Learn about the history of Volendam and get insight into the life and house of people a hundred years ago. Look inside a typical fisherman's house and get an explanation of how the people lived back then. The newest VR technology will take you back in time to 1916, when Volendam still was a small fishing village and overwhelmed by a dramatic sea flood. Enjoy a digital 360 degrees view around you, in a world of more than 100 years ago. Hear and see the wild sea and feel the fear of the fishermen. Visit this impressive experience that you will never forget and that is suitable for any age and all weather conditions. Explore the old-harbour village of Volendam. Experience Volendam is directly situated on the picturesque harbor of Volendam.
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What's included :
- Personal host who will guide you around and tell you everything about the history of Volendam, the houses, their way of living, and of course the traditional clothing
- Free use of the Virtual Reality glasses
What's excluded :
- Food & Drinks
- The best thing to do in Volendam: The best known village in Holland now has an amazing attraction that is suitable for any age: Experience Volendam. A visit to Volendam isn’t complete without a visit to Volendam a hundred years ago. The newest Virtual Reality technology will take you back in time to 1916 when Volendam still was a small fishing village and overwhelmed by a dramatic sea flood.
The experience starts with an explanation of how the people lived back then, this takes place in a typical fisherman’s cottage. Your charming host, dressed in the traditional Volendam costume, will tell you everything about the houses, their way of living, and of course the traditional clothing. Then the guide will lead you downstairs where you'll enter an authentic hundred-year-old street. Here you will get an introduction to a virtual reality adventure, where you will be asked to join a fisherman on his sailing trip over the 'Zuiderzee' (southern sea) back in 1916. Have a seat in the ship and put on your Virtual Reality glasses, your journey will begin!
You can look 360 degrees around you, in world of more than 100 years ago. You will hear and see the wild sea and you will experience the fear from the fishermen, who are fighting for their lives. Will you help the fisherman on his adventure?
Experience Volendam is an impressive experience you will never forget!
Departure Point :Haven 45, 1131 EP Volendam, Netherlands
Departure Time :7/21/2020 - 12/31/2020
1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Sunday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM Monday - Sunday: 10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.