Visit Tulip Garden Keukenhof in Amsterdam

The Keukenhof Garden, also known as the Garden of Europe, happens to be the world’s largest flower garden. Each year the garden witnesses the blooming of over seven million flowers, including over 800 species of tulips!

Considered the most beautiful spring garden, you can witness the beauty of spring flowers and learn about them in the various exhibitions, sculptures, manicured gardens, and installations across the park.

Tulip Garden Keukenhof is located within the Bollenstreek region, a short distance from Amsterdam, making it an ideal day trip and the most convenient location to enjoy the tulip season. A popular attraction during the spring season, the garden attracts over a million guests within a few days of its opening.

Amsterdam Tulip Festival 2022 | March 24th to May 15th

Amsterdam Tulip Festival will take place in Tulip Garden Keukenhof in 2022. The event will take place from 24 March, Thursday to 15 May, Sunday. The famous flower parade will also take place on 23 April 2022, Saturday.

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Tulip Garden Keukenhof Skip The Line With Transfers Tickets

Skip The Line With Transfers Tickets

  • Buy your Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets to skip the general rush to the ticket counter. Instead, spend your time exploring the beautiful garden at your own pace and taking in the feeling of spending your time in such a beautiful ambiance.
  • Make your visit to Tulip Garden Keukenhof all the more convenient with the Tulip Garden Keukenhof skip-the-line tickets as they include transfers. Choose from a variety of Tulip Garden Keukenhof skip-the-line with transfers tickets, and make the most of your visit by booking your convenient time slots and enjoying the inclusions and optional upgrades that come with your ticket.
  • Get to admire the exquisite tulips and other vibrant flowers like carnations and irises along with the Dutch landscape.

Recommended Tickets:
Keukenhof Skip the Line Entry Tickets
Fast-Track Keukenhof Tickets with Flexible Timed Transfers from Amsterdam
Keukenhof: Skip-the-Line Tour with Transfers from Amsterdam

Tulip Garden Keukenhof Guided Combo Tours

Guided Combo Tours

  • Make the most of your visit to Tulip Garden Keukenhof by purchasing the Tulip Garden Keukenhof guided tour combo ticket. Choose from a variety of tickets to enjoy the best of Keukenhof tulip garden and farms with experiences like windmills tour and spring cruise, Zaanse Schans with a canal cruise or Zaanse Schans with This is Holland.
  • Tulip Garden Keukenhof Guided Tour tickets happen to be the most preferred way for guests to explore the famous garden as they can make most of their visit by saving their money and having an amazing experience. Depending on the type of ticket you have purchased, you get to enjoy an interesting guided tour and a memorable sightseeing experience, making your visit all the more exciting.

Recommended Tours:
The Best of Keukenhof and Tulip Farm with Windmills Tour and Spring Cruise
Half Day Guided Tour of Keukenhof & Zaanse Schans with Canal Cruise
Half Day Guided Tour of Keukenhof & Zaanse Schans with This is Holland

Super Flexible Cancellation

Book your Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets online to enjoy the super flexible cancellation policy where you can get a full refund on canceling your Tulip Garden Keukenhof ticket up to 24 hours before your scheduled slot.

What is the Best Way to Buy Tulip Garden Keukenhof Tickets? Book Online 

Purchasing your Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets online is the best way to ensure your access to the famous gardens, as tickets are only available online. There are several advantages of booking your tickets online like advance booking, mobile tickets, and so on.

  • Convenience: By purchasing your tickets online, you can book your slots while enjoying the comfort of your home or while being on the go, thus avoiding the need to physically stand in long queues. 
  • Advance Reservations: With Tulip Garden Keukenhof operating with limited time slots, book your slots as per your convenience and enjoy your visit with your advance reservations
  • Flexible Cancellation: To make your experience at Keukenhof as hassle-free as possible, we offer a super flexible cancelation policy where you get a full refund on canceling your ticket up to 24 hours before your scheduled slot.

Tulip Garden Keukenhof Highlights

Tulip Garden Keukenhof Tickets Highlights

Keukenhof Gardens

Keukenhof has five beautiful gardens, each with a unique feature that is bound to make your experience all the more memorable. The Reconnection Garden is made from sustainable materials and operates with the goal of giving back to nature. The Tropical Beach Garden is the perfect place for chilling out as guests get to enjoy the tropical atmosphere under the palm trees and amidst the flowerbeds, boats, and hammocks. You will find a huge collection of herbs at the Garden Tea garden, which includes mint, lemon balm, and various other plants. The Red Romance Garden is known for being the romantic spot at the Keukenhof gardens Cottage Garden serves as a spot for relaxation.

Note: Keukenhof Gardens will remain open till May 15th for the Amsterdam Tulip Festival.

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Amsterdam Tulip Festival

Dates For 2022: 24 March, Thursday to 15 May, Sunday
Flower Parade: 23 April 2022, Saturday

Multiple flower events are held at Holland during the Tulip Festival, but the best one is hosted at the Tulip Garden Keukenhof. During the festival, many other activities and events like flower shows and flower parades also take place, making the guests' visit a wholesome one. To experience the unique and unforgettable vibrant sight, over a million guests visit the garden in just a few weeks of its opening. This year's theme of the Amsterdam Tulip Festival will be 'Flower Classics.'

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Amsterdam Flower Parade

All the events conducted during the spring season in Amsterdam are connected with flowers, especially tulips. This is why spring is considered the best time to see tulips in Holland. The flower parade is one of the most attractive events of the spring festival, and the most popular among them is the Flower parade Bollenstreek.

The parade showcases several floats decorated with hyacinths, daffodils, tulips, and other flowers. Each year the parade represents a different theme, and the theme of the Keukenhof Flower Parade for 2022, which will be held on 23rd April, is freedom.

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Tulip Fields in Full Bloom

The best time to see tulips in Amsterdam is from mid-April to mid-May. During this time, you will find beautiful tulips in full bloom. The most beautiful flower fields can be found in a Dutch flower region called Bollenstreek. Visitors can rent a bike, book a sightseeing tour, or go for a helicopter tour to roam around the fields.

The blooming of the flowers depends on the weather in the last winter and early spring. Hence, to enjoy the best of the blooms, it is essential to plan the trip keeping all these in mind.

Amsterdam Tulip Season

Plan Your Visit To Tulip Garden Keukenhof

Pre-Book Your Tickets
Getting There
Pre-Book Your Tulip Garden Keukenhof Tickets

Within its first few weeks of opening, the Tulip Garden Keukenhof sees a million visitors. Amsterdam Tulip Festival is world-famous, attracting visitors from all over the world. With Tulip Garden Keukenhof prioritizing its guests' safety and experience, it will be operating with a limited capacity of visitors per day for a given time slot. Moreover, visitors won't be allowed to enter the site without tickets.

Thus, to ensure your admission into the garden and avoid the inconvenience of tickets being sold out, it is best to pre-book your tickets to the Tulip Garden Keukenhof as offline tickets will not be available either. By pre-booking your tickets online, you can show your ticket directly on your phone at the entrance before entry and enjoy your visit.

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Tulip Garden Keukenhof Timings
  • Opens Daily: 24 March 2022 to 15 May 2022
  • Timings: 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM
  • Last Entry: 90 minutes before closing time

Flowering Periods:

  • First Period: Initial days of opening are known to be great for indoor flower shows with blooming tulips and outdoor shows with daffodils and crocuses.
  • Second Period: This time period is known for its vibrant colors because of hyacinths and the early tulips blooming in the outdoor gardens.
  • Third Period: It is the last period where the tulips bloom in the outdoor gardens, with some amazing shows still continuing indoors.
Tulip Festival Hours

Address: Stationsweg 166A, 2161 AM Lisse, Netherlands

Find it on the map.

  • By Metro: Metro 52
    Nearest Metro Station: Lisse
  • By Bus: Bus Routes: 90, 50, 361
    Nearest Bus Stop: Lisse, Keukenhofdreef
  • By Car: Distance From Airport: 21.9 km
    Car Park Closing Time: 7:30 PM
    Car Parking Fees: € 6; Free Parking for Coaches
Getting There
Tulip Garden Keukenhof Tickets

There are two entrances to the Keukenhof Gardens

1. Main Entrance: Located to the south of the gardens.

2. Extra Entrance: Located to the north of the gardens.

Which Tulip Garden Kuekenhoff Entrance to Use?
Tulip Garden Keukenhof Services & Activities
  • Whisper Boat
  • Cycling
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Flower shows
    Hyacinths and tulip show: 24 March - 29 March, 2022
    Freesia and gerbera show: 31 March - 5 April, 2022
    Rose show: 7 April - 12 April, 2022
    Anthurium and orchid show: 24 March - 15 May, 2022
Amsterdam Tulip Festival
Tulip Garden Keukenhof Accessibility
  • Access for electric wheelchairs
  • Disabled Toilet facilities
  • Manual wheelchairs available on loan (5 EUR to hire plus 20 EUR cash deposit)
  • Dogs allowed on a leash (not into pavilions or restaurants; Exception: Guide Dogs)
  • Free Dog excrement bags
  • Locker for small items (25x55x45 cm)
  • Free Wifi
  • Bicycle Racks
  • Emergency charging point for electric bicycle 
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Food & Drinks
Plan Your Visit

Visitor Tips

  • Make sure to purchase your tickets online to book your slots in advance, as the tickets to Tulip Garden Keukenhof are only available online.
  • The gardens show a different personality and exhibit unique ambiances during the three flowering periods. This makes it perfect for visitors to come back again at a different time of its flowering period to find out a different look at the garden and experience something new.
  • The best time to visit Tulip Garden Keukenhof is on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday as the rest of the days tend to get a bit crowded, especially during the weekends.
  • The best time of the day to visit Tulip Garden Keukenhof would be during its early opening hours and in the late afternoon before the closing hours. It sees a large surge of the crowd during noon. Make sure to plan your visit accordingly.
  • Although outside food and drinks are allowed inside the gardens, visitors are not allowed to consume them inside the restaurants.
  • Tulip Garden Keukenhof is a pedestrian park, which means cycling is not allowed inside. But bicycles can be rented from the car park near the main entrance to explore the garden's area.
  • Except for guide dogs and service dogs, dogs are not allowed into the pavilions or restaurants.
  • Flying drones over the park or around the park is not allowed.

Frequently Asked Questions About Amsterdam Tulip Gardens Keukenhof Tickets

Q. Where can I buy tickets to the Tulip Garden Keukenhof?

A. Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets can be brought online as offline tickets are not available.

Q. What is the cost of Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets?

A. Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets are available for various price ranges starting from €33. There are multiple varieties of Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets, each offering a unique experience.

Q. Does Tulip Garden Keukenhof have skip-the-line tickets?
Q. Do Tulip Garden Keukenhof have guided tours?

A. Yes, Tulip Garden Keukenhof has guided tours. There are various kinds of Tulip Garden Keukenhof tickets with features like guided tours, skip the line, transfer tickets and so on. For more details, make sure to check your tickets before purchasing to enjoy an experience as per your preference.

Q. Does the Amsterdam Tulip Festival take place at Tulip Garden Keukenhof?

A. Yes, Tulip Garden Keukenhof is home to the Amsterdam Tulip Festival in the Netherlands. It is the most well-known tulip festival and garden in the world, located around 35 km south of Amsterdam in the small town of Lisse.

Q. When is the Tulip Festival being held at the Tulip Garden Keukenhof?

A. The Tulip Festival at the Tulip Garden Keukenhof will be taking place from 24 March 2022 to 15 May 2022.

Q. What are the opening hours of Tulip Garden Keukenhof?

A. Tulip Garden Keukenhof opens daily from 24 March 2022 to 15 May 2022, from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM.

Q. When does the Flower Parade take place at Tulip Garden Keukenhof?

A. There will be a Flower Parade at Tulip Garden Keukenhof on 23 April 2022 Saturday.

Q. Can I pick tulips at Keukenhof?

A. No, you are not allowed to pick tulips at the Tulip Garden Keukenhof.

Q. Is Tulip Garden Keukenhof wheelchair accessible?

A. Yes, Tulip Garden Keukenhof is wheelchair accessible.

Q. Is it safe to visit Tulip Garden Keukenhof post-Covid?

A. Yes, it is safe to visit Tulip Garden Keukenhof post-Covid as it follows all the necessary safety precautions and updated guidelines laid out by the national health authorities while paying special attention to sanitation and hygiene. 

Q. Is it worth visiting Tulip Garden Keukenhof?

A. Tulip Garden Keukenhof is the world’s largest flower garden. It is a great place to feast your eyes on some colorful tulips. It is home to 7 million tulip bulbs and boasts of a fantastic collection of irises, hyacinths, orchids, roses, carnations, lilies, and daffodils. It also hosts several events and activities, attracting visitors from all over the world. This makes your visit to Tulip Garden Keukenhof a wholesome experience.