Every spring the world famous flower fields in Holland are in bloom. Spectaculair colored lines will appear in the beautiful landscape just outside the city of Amsterdam.
Sightseeing the tulip fields in Holland
There are several places in Holland where you can admire the beautiful, colorful flower fields. The most famous Bollenstreek ‘flower-bulb region‘ is located behind the North Sea dunes, between the cities of Leiden, Haarlem, Amsterdam and The Hague. Other beautiful fields can be found in the provinces of Flevoland (Noordoostpolder and Oostelijk Flevoland) and North Holland, around Enkhuizen (Bovenkarspel and Andijk), and around the Breezand (Kop van Noord Holland).
Flower field area around Keukenhof Gardens
The most famous flower field area in Holland is located around Keukenhof, and in the general area of Lisse, there are countless flower fields full of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths. We therefore set out to find the most beautiful spots. We will post a blooming update every week on this website, so you know exactly when and where the flowers are blooming.
When you are visiting the Keukenhof area in Spring you can also enjoy the Flower Tour. It’s a biking route where you can see the most amazing flower fields of the Netherlands. The cycle route is less than 10 miles (15 kilometer). Next to flower fields you will also see great monuments like castles and churches that tells the rich story of the area. You can listen to the stories with a audio tour and there is a souvenir booklet with nice photo’s and information. More information about the Flower Tour.
More about the Dutch Flower Fields
- View the flower fields near Amsterdam with the tulip webcams
- Discover the flower fields near Amsterdam with a bicycle
- When is the best time to see the tulip fields around Amsterdam?
- Why do tulips grow so well in Holland?
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- Our tips for the most populair tours from Amsterdam during your stay in Holland
- Get the most out of your visit with our tips for visiting Amsterdam
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