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Dahlia Festival – enjoy the summer flowers near Amsterdam

August 10 @ 8:30 am October 12 @ 7:30 pm

dahlia festival 2024

Enjoy the Dutch Summer flowers in Holland at various showgardens. Be amazed by the Keukenhof Castle Gardens in Lisse and visit a tulipfarm for fresh tulip bulbs and dahlia showgarden! During the Dahlia Festival there is so much to see in the Bollenstreek (Dutch flower region).

Dahlia Festival

During the Dahlia Festival, various show gardens will be open in the Bollenstreek. There is a special cycle route along the show gardens and you have the opportunity to enjoy the colourful summer flowers with a sightseeing tour. In combination with the dunes and the beach, this is an ideal day out in the months of August, September and October.

Keukenhof Castle Gardens with Dahlia & Summer Flowers

Keukenhof Dahlia Days
Keukenhof Dahlia Days

This summer, visitors to Keukenhof Castle Gardens can enjoy a beautiful dahlia garden and many summer flowers. The designer of Keukenhof Gardens, has created an elegant design for the castle garden this time. Around 150 different types of dahlias have been planted in the front garden of Keukenhof Castle and can be visited for free.

Visit a tulip farm and see the dahlia summer flowers

The popular tulip farm The Tulperij is also open during the Dahlia Festival. You have the opportunity to book a tour and hear the story of the Dutch tulip and the dahlia. Fresh tulip bulbs are also for sale and you can enjoy a large dahlia show garden and pick a bouquet of dahlia flowers. There is even a bus tour from Amsterdam to this tulip farm during the Dahlia Festival.

Sightseeing tours Dahlia Festival

Sightseeing toursPrice
Day trip from Amsterdam to Keukenhof Castle Gardens & Flower Farm€ 74.50Book now
Renault Twizy summer flowers tour (from Lisse)€ 85.00Book now
Guided bike tour along the summer flowers (from Lisse)€ 45.00Book now
Electric scooter tour along the summer flowers (from Voorhout)€ 39.00Book now

Flower Tour: Public transport and rental bike

The best option for getting to Keukenhof Castle is by renting a bike near Keukenhof including public transport from Amsterdam to Lisse (train and bus). You can book your Flower Tour online and enjoy the flower tour in your own pace. The Flower Tour includes:

You can choose to ride the Flower Tour with a rental bike or an Electric Scooter.

  • A great summer bike route through the Bollenstreek (bike route=35 km). Keukenhof Castle is a 1 km ride from the location of the rental bike.
  • Castle Gardens of Keukenhof is included in the bike route
  • The route also brings you to the beach and dune area
  • Visit a Flower Farm and buy fresh tulip bulbs right from the farm
  • See various show gardens with summer flowers
  • An informative and fun audioguide (available in Dutch, English and German).
  • Optional Public Transport Card to travel from Amsterdam to Lisse

Prices Flower Tour to Summer flowers

Flower Tour – Including E-Scooter
€ 39.95Book online

It’s only a 30 minutes drive from the center of Amsterdam . So we recommend traveling by car. You can rent a car or order an Uber.

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August 10 @ 8:30 am
October 12 @ 7:30 pm
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Keukenhof 1
Lisse, Zuid Holland 2161AN Netherlands