City walk Edam

Enjoy this city walk in Edam and discover a charming town steeped in history and surrounded by idyllic canals. Let yourself be surprised by the historical splendor and authentic charm of this picturesque city.

Stroll through the compact center of Edam and experience the atmosphere of this “cheese town”. Visit the Cheese Market, the Cheese Weighing House, and the museum “Story of Edam Cheese”. But also, the wonderful bridges in the city, the oldest wooden house, and the Edam Museum are well worth a visit.

Do you want to explore Edam and make sure you don’t miss anything? Then download our Edam city walk now. The download consists of a clear PDF with a route map/route description and photos plus descriptions of 17 attractions in Edam. You can also download this walk in Dutch.


City walk


50 minutes


2,2 kilometres


About Edam

Edam, an idyllic town in North Holland, enchants with its picturesque canals and historical charm. The famous cheese market, where cheese has been traded for centuries, forms the bustling heart of the city. Walkers can enjoy the beautiful facades of merchant houses and warehouses lining the waterways. The impressive Great Church and the Edam Museum offer a fascinating insight into the rich history of this location.