A day trip to Keukenhof, popularly known as the ‘Garden of Europe’ will rejuvenate your senses with an explosion of colors through millions of bulbs spread over 32 hectares of the breathtaking flower garden. Every year the park is redesigned with a different theme displaying cut flowers and plants which draw millions of visitors. The 2016 year theme was the ‘Dutch Golden Age’.
Seeing tulips in the Netherlands is a must, but the standard method of visiting Keukenhof can be expensive for backpackers or tourists on a budget! Click through to learn about the cheapest way to see tulips in the Netherlands, complete with instructions and map.
Keukenhof is also known as the Garden of Europe, it is one of the world's largest flower gardens. It is situated in Lisse, the Netherlands. According to the official website for the Keukenhof Park, approximately 7 million flower bulbs are planted annually in the park, which covers an area of 32 hectares (79 acres)
Springtime in Holland at Keukenhof Gardens
Tulips in bloom at Keukenhof Gardens in the Netherlands.
A river of flowers runs through Keukenhof Gardens in the Netherlands.