On the way to the flower gardens we will take the scenic route passing by a tiny 800 year old town called Lisse, which is the “center of the flower growing region”. We’ll then continue through the spectacular Dutch Flower Fields that are in colorful springtime bloom at this time of the year.
Once we arrive at the gardens, you'll be able to wander along the peaceful paths in this magnificent park setting, enjoying the gorgeous landscape architecture and pleasant floral aroma! Keukenhof Gardens had its first open air flower exhibition back in 1949 and has expanded, pleasing its international visitors ever since. Historically, it was where people came to gather herbs for the castle’s kitchen, which is where the name Keukenhof or “kitchen garden” comes from.
Today, Keukenhof is the world’s largest bulb-flower garden and covers a massive 80 acres of land, home to approximately 7 million tulips and daffodils that are in bloom during this special time. The gardens are sure to uplift spirits and inspire, maybe even giving you ideas to incorporate into your garden back home! We will also visit the impressive greenhouses (nearly 54,000 square feet) and view the indoor exhibitions and demonstrations. Claimed as the “most photographed place on Earth”, you’re sure to return home with spectacular shots!
We’ll have time to pause for lunch at the gardens and you may choose to dine at any of the four restaurants located on the grounds.
Departures: 08:00 AM,
Meeting instructions: Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.
Special instructions: - Lunch is at the gardens- choose from any of the 4 restaurants located on the park grounds.
- Note: Total tour time is a approximately 7 hours. If you have less time available, it is possible to see the major sights of this tour in as little as 5 hours, however the tour price remains the same.
- Entrance fees to the THE KEUKENHOF GARDENS is 16 euro per person.