Zaandam Destination Guide

Map of the area of Zaandam in Netherlands

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Zaandam in North Holland (region) with it's 71,708 habitants is a town located in Netherlands - about 5 mi (or 9 km) North-West of Amsterdam, the country's capital town.

Time in Zaandam is now 07:55 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Amsterdam" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent cities might be interesting for you: Zaanstad, Zaandijk, Zaandam, Westzaner-Overtoom, Utrecht or Amiens. Since you are here already, consider visiting Wormerveer, Tuindorp Oostzaan, Slotervaart, Slotermeer, Overtoomseveld and Oud West. There are 5 airports in the area of Zaandam. The nearest airport we have records of is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (IATA: AMS) with a distance of 9 mi (or 15.1 km) South of the city centre of Zaandam.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Zaandam photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Local Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Zaandam for Monday, 30th of March 2015.

Light rain
8°C / 46 °F
Temperature during night:
10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall:
2%
General weather conditions:
Light rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from East. Scattered clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
1018 hPa with 100% air humidity
Forecast for Tuesday, 31st of March 2015
Light rain
Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1st of April 2015
Moderate rain
Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)
Moderate rain, high wind, near gale, broken clouds.
Forecast for Thursday, 2nd of April 2015
Moderate rain
Day: 10°C (51 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Zaandam sightseeing overview.

  • Czar Peter House (Netherlands)
  • Zaandam
  • Zaanse Schans
  • Amsterdam Heliport
  • Zaandijk
  • Zaan
  • Koog aan de Zaan
  • Millennium Tower (Amsterdam)
  • Wormerveer
  • Wormer

Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Zaandam during the next days.

Mar
30
2015

Matthäus-Passion In Intieme Setting Met Mark Padmore

Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Nick Mulvey

Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Orkest Van De 18e Eeuw + Cappella Amsterdam: Matthäus Passion

Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Sf10: Sugarfactory X Subbacultcha! 2562 At Sugarfactory

Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

Mar
31
2015

Building Holland

Starting at: no exact start tme given.
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Building Holland

Starting at: no exact start tme given.
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Ceph Day Amsterdam

Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Masterclass Viool Door Leonidas Kavakos

Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Shantel & Bucovina Club Orkestar

Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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WORKSHOP & SESSION

Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Zaandam video gallery for a broader collection..

1# MULTIGROOVE THE DELICATE SOUND OF THUNDER @ Hemkade 48 Zaandam

Play VideoMULTIGROOVE THE DELICATE SOUND OF THUNDER @ Hemkade 48 Zaandam

Duration: 07:23 min
Uploaded: May 07, 2012
Views: 187 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: efr8or

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2# Zaanse Schans - Zaandam Noord-Holland Netherlands

Play VideoZaanse Schans - Zaandam  Noord-Holland  Netherlands

Duration: 01:18 min
Uploaded: December 01, 2010
Views: 98 - Rating: 0/5
uploaded by: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Zaanse Schans Zaandam This open air museum recreates a Dutch village with wooden houses and windmills dating from the 17th and 18th centuries. Read more at: www.travelpod.com Travel blogs from Zaanse Schans: - "... Zaanse Schans ..." - "... Needless to say, the boys were ecstatic Last stop, the incredible...

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Hotels & Hostels: Places to stay

See the Zaandam hotels overview to get more hotels for this place. Or directly pick one of these popular hotels below to learn more about it.

Bastion Deluxe Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam

< 1mi. Our entire staff would like to cheerfully welcome you to the Bastion Deluxe Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam. The hotel provides lots of parking spots for its ...

Address:
Wibautstraat 278
1505 Zaandam

Ibis Amsterdam City West

< 3mi. In the name of our entire staff, we welcome you enthusiastically to the Ibis Amsterdam City West. The Accor Hotels family welcomes you to the Ibis Ams...

Address:
Transformatorweg 36
1014 AK Amsterdam

Nieuw Slotania Hotel

< 4mi. Hotel Nieuw Slotania is a comfortable three star hotel ideally situated close to the Amsterdam Ring (A10 exit S105). It offers over 100 rooms all equi...

Address:
Slotermeerlaan 133
1063 JN Amsterdam

The Toren - Hampshire Classic

< 5mi. City hotel ‘The Toren’ of Amsterdam has been chosen as the ‘best city boutique hotel of the world’. The Toren received this prestigious award during t...

Address:
Keizergracht 164
1015 CZ Amsterdam

Hotel Pulitzer, Amsterdam

< 5mi. Overlooking two of the city's most picturesque canals, Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht, Hotel Pulitzer is ideally located in the middle of the old cit...

Address:
Prinsengracht 315-331
1016 GZ Amsterdam

Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Centrum Zuidwest

< 6mi. Bastion Hotel Groep stands for a personal atmosphere, hospitality, comfort and good facilities for an attractive rate. The Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Cen...

Address:
Hendrikje Stoffelstraat 60
1058 EV Amsterdam

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Webcam Collection

Amsterdam

Still of webcam in Zaandam

This citycam has been viewed 433,829 times and is located about 7.88mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.382 / 4.896. The cam "Amsterdam" is located in Amsterdam and has been submitted by user WebCam.NL.

De Jordaan Webcam

Still of webcam in Zaandam

This citycam has been viewed 53,730 times and is located about 8.03mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.375 / 4.883. The cam "De Jordaan Webcam" is located in Jordaan and has been submitted by user Jordaan INFO.

Amsterdams Canals from Ho...

Still of webcam in Zaandam

This citycam has been viewed 69,924 times and is located about 8.23mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.373 / 4.884. The cam "Amsterdams Canals from Hotel Pulitzer, Amsterdam" is located in Jordaan and has been submitted by user Starwood Hotels.

Cruise Ship Terminal Amst...

Still of webcam in Zaandam

This citycam has been viewed 40,271 times and is located about 8.58mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.382 / 4.912. The cam "Cruise Ship Terminal Amsterdam" is located in Noord and has been submitted by user Anne Jan.

Amsterdam Canal View

Still of webcam in Zaandam

This citycam has been viewed 33,768 times and is located about 8.79mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.37 / 4.891. The cam "Amsterdam Canal View" is located in Amsterdam and has been submitted by user top1.

TERENA Koningsplein, Amst...

Still of webcam in Zaandam

This citycam has been viewed 57,141 times and is located about 9.01mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.367 / 4.889. The cam "TERENA Webcam Koningsplein, Amsterdam" is located in Amsterdam and has been submitted by user WESERWEIMARANER.

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