The Netherlands, the kingdom of windmills, is a business card of the Netherlands

The Netherlands has beautiful windmills, pleasant climate, rich culture and historical heritage. There are many windmill attractions in the Netherlands, each with its own unique history and cultural background, which is an important part of tourism in the Netherlands. This article will introduce windmill attractions in the Netherlands and recommend windmill travel routes, taking you to appreciate the charm of the Dutch windmill kingdom.

Zaanse Schans

Located near Amsterdam, it is one of the most popular windmill attractions in the Netherlands. There are about a dozen well-preserved windmills, as well as traditional wooden windmill houses and workshops. You can visit the inside of the windmills, learn about their operation, and purchase local handicrafts.


Located near Rotterdam on the banks of the River Koken, it is one of the largest windmill groups in the world and has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. With 19 windmills, it creates a spectacular landscape. You can take a stroll along the riverbank, ride a bike, or take a boat tour to admire these charming windmills.