During your stay in one of our lovely apartments in Amsterdam you might want to do something special! The “Bollenstreek” is the area that you should visit once when you are in the Netherlands!  With long and immense flower fields, this is definitely the most colourful region of Holland during spring. If you are planning on doing a Dutch flour tour during your stay, you should pay a visit to the following places:

1. Voorhout

Where to go: Oude Herenweg in Voorhout, 2215 RZ The Netherlands

Specialty: A kilometre long view over the flower fields with various kinds of bulbs

Best flower places around Amsterdam Voorhout GowithOh

2. Noordwijkerhout

Where to go: Gooweg in Noordwijkerhout, 2211 XX The Netherlands

Specialty: The dramatic colours of the flowers give the most beautiful pictures

Flower field in Noordwijk - GowithOh

3. Lisse

Where to go: Heereweg in Lisse, 2161 BG The Netherlands

Specialty:  Let the hyacinths fragrance surprise you!

Flower field in Lisse - GowithOh

4. Warmond

Where to go: Wasbeeklaan in Warmond, 2361 HJ The Netherlands

Specialty: Known for its enormous amount of daffodils fields

Best flower places around Amsterdam Warmond GowithOh

5. De Zilk

Where to go: Zilkerduinweg in De Zilk, 2191 AP The Netherlands

Specialty:  Get the picturesque feeling while walking on the country lanes between the farms.

Flower field in de Zilk - GowithOh

Event Tip!  Flower season in Holland starts around March and will end around May. If you are staying in an apartment in Amsterdam during this period, we recommend you to visit Keukenhof in Lisse; a huge flower showcase with a special emphasis on flower bulbs (open from 20 March until 17 May 2015), the famous Bloemencorso through the “Bollenstreek” (25th April 2015) and take a look at the annual Flower Parade in Noordwijk (25th until 26th April 2015)!

*The “Bloemencorso” in the Bollenstreek in the Netherlands

At GowithOh, we are an enthusiastic team of self-confessed Europhiles who are passionate about travel. We especially love the variety of city breaks possible in Europe, from the historic UNESCO heritage cities like Prague, to the more cosmopolitan beachside destinations like Barcelona. We love discovering the hidden gems in different cities and sharing them with our fans so everyone can benefit and enjoy the perfect city break in Europe.