Volendam is a small seaside town located approx.15 miles north
of Amsterdam and is one of the area tourist attractions. During the
summer season, you can catch a boat ride over to the island of Marken.
The people of Volendam and Marken wear traditional Dutch dress for
the summer season. The telephone number for the Tourist Information office
in Volendam is 0299 36 37 47 and the country code for Holland is 0031.