Go Back in time to the days of the VOC (United East Indian Company)
Explore the Hoorn in 2 hours bypassing historical monuments such as The hidden love chapel, once built as a private chapel for a half catholic/half protestant couple. Touch, just like locals did decades ago, the façade of the Saint John Hospice. See the lively harbour and shoppingstreet. Learn about Jan Pietersz Coen, son of Hoorn and founder of former Batavia City, present Jakarta in Indonesia .
Wandering through the streets of Hoorn will take you back in time to the days of the VOC (United East Indian Company) that made Holland in the 17th Century one of the most influential countries in the world. Hoorn in those days was one of the 6 main towns from the main towns from the VOC.
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Complete your program with one or more of our suggestions
- Visit West Frisian Museum
- Combine with Enkhuizen and Medemblik with a ride on a vintage steam train and a ride on an old steam ship: Full day tour North Holland