Keukenhof is the Tulip Gardens of your dreams, located about an hour from Amsterdam, in The Netherlands

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Its history dates back to the 15th century when the garden was used to supply spices to the castle for meals. "Keukenhof" means kitchen.

Keukenhof is in the city of

Lisse, where there are gorgeous flower fields in spring. And there's more to do in the area besides seeing the tulips! 

It's easy to get from Amsterdam's city center to Keukenhof. We tell you how in the link below! 

(Whether on public or private transportation...)

Keukenhof has more than tulips, like...

additional types of flowers, restaurants and souvenir shops

Keukenhof is open March through May.  This assures that there is always something in bloom for visitors to see.

Tickets for Keukenhof

are available for purchase online.

Wondering the best time of day to visit the gardens? 

Go when they open on a weekday for fewer crowds.

If you book a private tour, you can be one of the first to arrive to the gardens, whether your pickup is at Schipol Airport, Rotterdam or Amsterdam.

You can also stop at additional locations on a private tour, like Zaanse Schans, to see historic windmills.

What else can you do in Lisse, where Keukenhof is? PLENTY!

Like go on a 3-hour GPS tour in one of these fun electric vehicles to learn about the area! 

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