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Bulb Region (Tulips in April & May)

South Holland, North Holland, The Netherlands
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Vast vistas of tulips

Highly recommend. Timing can be tricky due to the vagaries of the weather. Visiting a small tulip... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
Will W
charlotte nc

Keukenhof gardens is a must to visit if you ate in Amsterdam end of March - 3rd week in May. They... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2017
Joy R
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

Highly recommend. Timing can be tricky due to the vagaries of the weather. Visiting a small tulip farm will provide a more intimate experience.

Thank Will W
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Keukenhof gardens is a must to visit if you ate in Amsterdam end of March - 3rd week in May. They say allow 3 hours for your visit but if you are taking photos you need longer. We were there 4.1/2 hours. The flowers were...More

Thank Joy R
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Originally centered on the town of Haarlem west of Amsterdam, bulb cultivation spread south initially to Hillegom and Lisse and the now-famous Keukenhof. Later bulb farming took hold further north in the Alkmaar region. All are a short distance inland from the North Sea, sheltered...More

1  Thank ImmerWandern
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

The best place on earth full of flowers to the distance I could see. Very beautiful and amazing experience of the place.

Thank siddhant k
Reviewed December 10, 2016

Take the train and get off at any of the small towns. The towns are quaint and charming and each town has something interesting to discover. You'll find plenty of flowers to see and photograph.

1  Thank chefpeppy
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

If you are from the USA- be forwarned - order your bulbs from NL Bulb growers and let them ship to you for Fall Planting . US customs will confiscate bulbs you buy unless they have a US certified Agricultural tag on them. They took...More

Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Excellent trip to the Dutch bulb fields with excursions to Volendam and the Windmills, hotel in Puten was brilliant especially with the free bar. Please contact me if you require further information.

3  Thank symondspjd
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Finally sunny weather to enjoy the tulip fields in its full glory. If you have a car visit the villages Hillegom and de Zilk. Try to avoid havu traffic ti and from the Keukenhof in Lisse. Flowes will disapear soon, so go there before the...More

Thank Hans N
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Took the car and drove through the area called Bollenstreek (bulb area). Famous for its flowers. From mid Arpril to mid May you can see (and smell!) The seas of flowers (mostly hyacinths and tulips) in the area of Warmond, Lisse, Hillegom and Voorhout. A...More

1  Thank Arjen_Arjen
Reviewed March 23, 2016

I'm living in the middle of it and I'm loving it. Remembering back on the first time I experienced the simplistic extravaganza of the tulip fields, I was hit by the greatness of nature. The colours are fantastic. It's not only the tulips - right...More

1  Thank Kasper_Falke_Jensen
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February 21, 2016|
Response from mum47 |
No tulips around Kinderdijk Keukenhof is full of tourists, not only from cruise ships Not sure about tulip fields along the rail tracks You will find a lot about tulips on the website tulipsinholland
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