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Tulip Festival Amsterdam

March 20, 2025 @ 8:00 am May 11, 2025 @ 7:30 pm

Tulip Festival Amsterdam
Tulip Festival Amsterdam

Tulips from Amsterdam are world-famous. The cheerful and colourful flower is a major reason to visit Amsterdam every spring. There are lots of different activities and events during the Tulip Festival Amsterdam. Below, we give you an overview of the most colourful tulip activities in and around Amsterdam during the tulip season from 20 March to 11 May 2025.

Tulip Festival Amsterdam

The Tulip Festival Amsterdam is all about tulips. The flowers can be admired at lots of locations around Amsterdam’s canals during the month of April. But you’ll get the real tulip feeling when you visit the Bollenstreek flower region, just 40 kilometres from the centre of Amsterdam.

Experience tulips in Amsterdam

In the center of Amsterdam, of course, you won’t see tulip fields. However, you can enjoy tulips in tubs and parks in April. A lot of popular locations in the center have tulips planted or containers with tulips set up. This makes the canal district more colorful than ever. Check out the locations here.

Visit the tulip fields nearby Amsterdam

Although the tulips in Amsterdam are already colorful you experience the real tulip season especially in the Bollenstreek (flower region) about 40 kilometers from the center. There you will enjoy lots of colorful flower fields with daffodils, hyacinths and tulips. The fields are used for growing flower bulbs.

Visit a tulip farm and show gardens

Besides the production fields there are also many tulip farms and show gardens. The world-famous Keukenhof tulip park is also located in the Bollenstreek. Keukenhof is an important hub to get to the tulips from Amsterdam. From Amsterdam, special public transportation buses go directly to Keukenhof and the tulip fields. There are also daily day trips to Keukenhof and the tulip fields. Below we have listed different bus lines and tours.

Status of blooming tulip fields near Amsterdam

Below is the Flower Map. This map shows the status of blooming tulip fields and also shows most tulip farms and show gardens.

Sightseeing the tulip fields

Furthermore, many sightseeing tours are offered along the tulip fields. Explore with a (rental) bike, car, boat or helicopter. It’s all possible.

How to travel to the tulips from Amsterdam

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