Keukenhof tickets and parking can be purchased in advance in order to save time in line. Dinner reservations should also be made in advance for Hippie Fish Restaurant at Zandvoort Beach.
The gardens at Keukenhof are only open from late March through the middle of May each year. The dates vary by year, so make sure you check the website for details. Also, the flowers change throughout the open season; it's best to check on the details before visiting. Finally, it can still be quite chilly during the spring months at the beach, so make sure you layer up.
Keukenhof flower gardens is least crowded during the early morning and late evening hours. Plan to get there at opening time for this mini-adventure.
Keukenhof Gardens is only open from late March through mid-May each year.
Purchase tickets online in advance for Keukenhof Gardens discounts.
Nothing beats a visit to the gorgeous tulip fields of Holland in the spring. This itinerary begins at Keukenhof Gardens, arguably the most famous gardens in the world. It is also a fantastic day trip from Amsterdam, when visiting the Netherlands with kids. Each year from late March through mid-May, the Keukenhof Gardens open to the public. Miles of trails lead through the sea of gardens and the beauty is indescribable. In addition to the colorful flowers, the children will also love the fantastic playground and petting zoo located at Keukenhof. After a busy morning in the gardens, enjoy a nice spring afternoon relaxing at Zandvoort Beach. This beautiful beach on the North Sea is picturesque and a wonderful place for the children to play along the surf. The sand is white and soft, and the shoreline is wide. Finish off the day with a fantastic meal at Hippie Fish Restaurant. Located on Zandvoort Beach, it is the perfect way to end the day with food and a sunset.