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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 05:02 AM (Sunday). 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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Location insights

Sightseeing Tipps, Historical Background and Trivia

We got more information about sightseeing tips as well as background information on historical events or famous people and things. Each with descriptions and links for further research on our dedicated Zaandam sightseeing & history overview.

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

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 0%
Air Pressure 1032.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
Sky is clear

Monday, 25th of May 2015

Light rain Day: 14°C (58 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 26th of May 2015

Light rain Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 27th of May 2015

Moderate rain Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Moderate rain, scattered clouds.

Webcam Collection

Haaldersbroek: Zaanse Sch...

Still of webcam in Zaandam

lat/lng: 52.469 / 4.823
3.4 mi from city centre The cam "Haaldersbroek: Zaanse Schans LIVE streaming PTZ WebCam in HDTV quality" is located in Haaldersbroek and has been submitted by user WebCam.NL. This citycam has been viewed 54,839 times.

Jordaan: De − Webcam

Still of webcam in Zaandam

lat/lng: 52.375 / 4.883
8 mi from city centre The cam "Jordaan: De − Webcam" is located in Jordaan and has been submitted by user Jordaan INFO. This citycam has been viewed 72,141 times.


Amsterdam

Still of webcam in Zaandam

lat/lng: 52.374 / 4.89
8.4 mi from city centre The cam "Amsterdam" is located in Amsterdam and has been submitted by user webchatter. This citycam has been viewed 27,598 times.

Noord: Cruise Ship Termin...

Still of webcam in Zaandam

lat/lng: 52.382 / 4.912
8.6 mi from city centre The cam "Noord: Cruise Ship Terminal Amsterdam" is located in Noord and has been submitted by user Anne Jan. This citycam has been viewed 60,324 times.


Amsterdam: Livespotting −...

Still of webcam in Zaandam

lat/lng: 52.373 / 4.894
8.6 mi from city centre The cam "Amsterdam: Livespotting − Dam" is located in Amsterdam and has been submitted by user Livespotting. This citycam has been viewed 29,176 times.

Amsterdam

Still of webcam in Zaandam

lat/lng: 52.363 / 4.904
9.9 mi from city centre The cam "Amsterdam" is located in Amsterdam and has been submitted by user earthTV. This citycam has been viewed 144,850 times.


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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 Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam****

Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam

Very close

Less than 1 mile away
Upper Class Hotel
Address: Wibautstraat 278, 1505 HR Zaandam

In the name of our whole crew, we welcome you cordially to the Bastion Deluxe Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam. Our hotel has plenty of parking spaces available. Free for you Features, for example a free...

Ibis Amsterdam City West***

Ibis Amsterdam City West

Very close

< 3 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Transformatorweg 36, 1014 AK Amsterdam

We would like to cheerfully welcome you to the Ibis Amsterdam City West. The Accor Hotels family would like to welcome you to the Ibis Amsterdam City West! We have multilingual staff available...

Nieuw Slotania Hotel***

Nieuw Slotania Hotel

Very close

< 4 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Slotermeerlaan 133, 1063 JN Amsterdam

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 equipped with bath/shower, toilet, colour TV...

Hotel Pulitzer, Amsterdam*****

Hotel Pulitzer, Amsterdam

Top Class

< 5 mi.
High Class Hotel
Address: Prinsengracht 315-331, 1016 GZ Amsterdam

Located in the heart of Amsterdam, Hotel Pulitzer is comprised of 17th and 18th century canal houses overlooking two picturesque canals—Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht. Explore the city's historic n...

Hotel Ramenas***

Hotel Ramenas

< 5 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Haarlemmerdijk 61, 1013 KB Amsterdam

Business hours of reception: from 09:00 a.m. to 00:30 a.m. Welcome to Amsterdam's oldest Inn, centrally located offering budget accommodation which is comfortable and value for money. All the...

Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Centrum Zuidwest***

Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Centrum Zuidwest

< 6 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Hendrikje Stoffelstraat 60, 1058 EV Amsterdam

Bastion Hotel Groep stands for a personal atmosphere, hospitality, comfort and good facilities for an attractive rate. The Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Centrum Zuidwest  offers a 24 hour front office, ...

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Videos from the area

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

Spuk; Castle of Doom (Sipkema) onride kermis Zaandam 2012

published: September 09, 2012 length: 26:13 min
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author: albert31948

Een onride van het spookhuis Spuk; Castle of Doom van Sipkema gefilmd op zaterdag 8 september kermis Zaandam 2012

Hiphop demonstratie Juvat Sinterklaasintocht Zaandam 2013

published: November 18, 2013 length: 30:03 min
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author: Sietse Dost

Susanna's eerste optreden met demoteam van Juvat

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