Professional guided tours in Dutch horticulture

Westland HortiTours organizes interesting guided tours with experienced and enthusiastic guides for businesses people and entrepreneurs in greenhouse horticulture. We show your customers, colleagues or visitors all the innovations in greenhouse horticulture. We know the companies and tell you all about the latest developments. Westland HortiTours takes your guests on an interesting tour and thus takes care of you and your company.

Customized guided tours

Westland HortiTours arranges custom made guided tours. The customization is completely up to your wishes and those of your guests. Do you want to visit specialised companies or horticultural suppliers, please let us know and we will create a customized program.

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Westland is center of knowlegde about horticulture

Westland HortiTours is part of Westland Toerisme

Tours

Westland HortiTours is visiting well known horticultural companies and horticultural suppliers. We arrange one single tour or custom made guided programms, that fully meet your wishes and interests. Our professional guides have years of experience in the horticultural industry and share their passion and knowledge with you. The tours are also in Dutch, German, French and Spanish, depending on available guide.

Possibilities to compose your own guided tour

• One or multiple company visits
• Individual or group tour
• Sectors: flowers, potted plants and/or vegetables
• Fields of interest: climate, transport systems, screen installation, irrigation, misting, greenhouse construction, biological pest control, breeding, etcetera
• Transport on own or rented transport
• Morning, afternoon or full day
• Languages: Dutch, English, German, French and Spanish

Extras
• Catering
• Meeting facilities
• Hotel
• Recreational activities
• Attractions

Quotation

Click here for a quotation for a guided tour (free of obligation), possibly supplemented with special wishes for expansion of the program.

 

Westland HortiTours is part of Westland Toerisme

Booking info

Booking conditions

Here you can find the booking conditions.

Safety letter

For your safety and that of the company we ask you to inform your participants about our safety letter before participating in a guided tour of Westland HortiTours.
Here you can find the safety letter.
Participating in the guided tours of Westland HortiTours is entirely at your own risk.
Westland HortiTours, part of Westland Toerisme, cannot be held liable.

Rates

Rate per guided tour

Start rate guided tour € 130,-
Included: wages tour guide, fees
Excluded: VAT, visitors fee, transportation

Rate for customization

For customized programs we charge a rate of € 80,- per hour.
Included: wages tour guide, fees
Excluded: VAT, visitors fee, transportation

In case of customization we do not charge the rate of € 130,- per guided tour extra.

Agenda

  • Monday till Friday
  • From 08:00 to 17:00
  • Duration of guided tour 1:15 hrs.

Group size

  • Group size per guide, 1 to 12 persons

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Westland HortiTours is part of Westland Toerisme

News

July 2017

Visitors of the Gemeente Westland

For the Gemeente Westland we arranged several guided tours for visitors from Japan at Lans, Greenpack and Tomatoworld.

June 2017

Visit teachers Cyprus

For the Organization PEM GmbH from Germany we organized guided tours for a group of teachers from Cyprus at Lentiz school Naaldwijk, Lans tomatoes and the Demokwekerij.

Mei 2017

Visit IVA-MICE Ukrain

For the Organization IVA-MICE, we arrange a daytour for a couple into the Dutch horticulture.

‘On behalf of our clients and our company I would like to thank you and your colleagues for organizing a wonderful business-tour to the companies in Westland specializing on Greenhouse Horticulture!
According to our clients’feedback, they are impressed and excited with the tour and information they obtained.
I appreciate very much your help, care and reliability and look forward to cooperation on the future projects!’
Inna Kosoriga

Visit N-Agro Nepal

At the request of Wageningen University and Research Centre, we have make it possible that the Executive Board of N-Agro from Nepal has a conversation with Global Green Team and shown them around at Green pack.

‘I would like to thank you for the very successful visit to Global Green Team, and Green pack.
The N-Agro from Nepal were particularly impressed by Global Green Team and Green pack, both in terms of the way in which marketing, products are made and the organisation. Very educational! At the post-performance discussions gave it much material for discussion and revealed how meaningful this visit for the group. Eventually it went to visit the owners/managers of N-Agro which together decide on the future of their business and this kind of visits help very much.’

Martien Beek

Maart 2017

Visit Certhon

We have customers from Russia of the company Certhon shown around at Tomatoworld, Lans and Green pack

Februari 2017

Visit Ludvig Svensson B.V. Climate Screens

At the request of LSvensson from Hellevoetsluis we take two colleagues from the United States into the Dutch greenhouse horticulture. They have a daytour at Royal FloraHolland, Lans, SVco, Ter Laak and LMC (Zentoo). And they have a visit to the windmills at Maasland.

‘I don’t think I can actually express my thanks to you for today. I learned SO MUCH I’m very greatful. Your kind patience and openness was beyond my expectations for today.’
James Gomm

Januari 2017

Visit Gadot Israel

For the Gadot Group company from Isreal we shown Mr. Shlomo Glidai and Mr.Guy Atzmon a daytour at Royal FloraHolland, Lans, Greenpack, LMC and Solisplant.

October 2016

Visit Minister of Agriculture from Azerbaijan to the Westland

Certhon-13

Minister of Agriculture in Azerbaijan, Heydar Asadov, and his delegation visited the Westland on October 27th. Commissioned by the Ministry of Economic Affairs in Holland, Westland HortiTours arranged a special guided day-tour guided by Aad Verduijn. In the morning the delegation had a tour at Certhon Greenhouse solutions and after that the group payed a visit to Greenpack, Europe’s largest packaging and distribution centre of vegetables. They also payed a visit to Lans, nursery of tomatoes in Maasdijk. Lunch was eaten at Unicum Waterweg with a view of the harbours of Rotterdam and Nieuwe Waterweg. In the afternoon the delegation left for a tour at Priva, explaining sustainable climate control. In addition they visited Rijk Zwaan for an explanation of seed breeding. Furthermore the delegation visited WUR Plant research in Bleiswijk and Delphy, a practice centre with training facilities.

Westland HortiTours, part of Westland Toerisme, promotes Dutch horticulture and horticultural suppliers with these guided tours.

Contact

E-mailinfo@westlandhortitours.nl
Phone+31(0)6 199 339 34
OfficeMonday till Friday 09:00 to 17:00 pm
ToursMonday till Friday 08:00 to 17:00 pm

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Managing board

Aad Verduijn and Wilma Verkade form the board of Westland HortiTours, part of Westland Toerisme.

Aad Verduijn
“I have over 40 years of experience in the horticultural technology. I know the entrepreneurs in this dynamic sector and the technical innovation in this sector fascinates me enormously. It is always a quest to know how to culture better, faster, healthier, more economical, energy efficient and environmentally friendly. I lead my guests around with great enthusiasm and let them discover the innovative world of the Westland”.

Wilma Verkade
“As the daughter of a breeder I have developed a lot of love for horticulture ever since I was young. With Westland HortiTours I like to promote this dynamic region. With much pleasure I take care of the planning and organisation of the guided tours. I am your contact person”.

Westland HortiTours is part of Westland Toerisme

 

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Quotation form for private tours by Westland Toerisme















Dutch
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Flowers
Pot plants
Vegetables
Own transport
Hired transport
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Coffee/tea/soda/pastry
Lunch
High tea
Dinner
Westland boat tour
Westland tour
No rose workshop
Binding bouquets
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Waterskiing
Kitesurfing
Beach
Cycle ride
Solex Tour
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FloraHolland flower auction
Grape theme park
Tomato World
Westlands Museum
Maeslantkering storm surge barrier
Atlantic Wall Open Air Museum
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Dutch
English
German
One
Several
Flowers
Pot plants
Vegetables
Climate control
Transport system
Irrigation
Screeen installation
Misting
Breeding
Greenhouse construction
Biological pest control
Individual
Group tour
Own transport
Hired transport
Lunch
Dinner
None
Yes
No
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No
Yes
No
Yes
No

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No