Cycling Keukenhof

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Every spring the flower fields in the Netherlands flower. You can find the most beautiful flower fields in the Bollenstreek around the Keukenhof flower park in Lisse. Cycling along the flower fields is the best way to enjoy the beautiful colors.

The many tulips, hyacinths and daffodils guarantee the real spring feeling. With the Keukenhof cycle route you can optimally enjoy the flower fields. The cycle route is ideal to combine with a visit to the flower park.

Rent a bike or come with your own bike

Of course you can cycle the bike route with your own bike. If you do not want to bring your own bike, you can also easily rent a bike at Keukenhof.

Four different cycle routes

There are a total of four different Keukenhof cycle routes from which you can choose. The routes are clearly indicated with signs. Simply follow the route number and the color.

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Keukenhof cycle route

Your ideal cycling route depends on the desired distance and duration. Below we describe the routes and give tips per route for fun sights.

1. The yellow cycle route (5 kilometers)

This route is ideal if you have limited time. You drive a short round around Keukenhof and you will pass, among other things, the Keukenhof Castle. You also get a nice view of the Keukenhof Mill with the colorful flower fields in the foreground. This route takes less than an hour.

2. The orange cycle route (15 kilometers)

With this route you will see many flower fields in Lisse, Noordwijkerhout and Hillegom. It is a slightly longer variant of the yellow route. As an extra you will pass Tespelduyn Estate and you will see many more flower fields. This route takes one to two hours.

3. The red cycle route (25 kilometers)

The most versatile cycle route is the red route. This route goes a little further than the orange route. In addition to a lot of flower fields, you also come to the beautiful beach and dune area. With the red route you experience the Bollenstreek at its best. This route takes two to three hours.

4. The purple cycle route (10 kilometers)

The purple cycle route goes in a different direction than route one, two and three. With this route you cycle along the most beautiful flower fields of Lisse and Voorhout. You will pass nice locations such as Tulip Farm De Tulperij and ‘t Huys Dever. This route takes one to two hours.

Start of the cycle routes

You can start anywhere along the route. We recommend starting at Keukenhof as there is a very large parking space. Parking at Keukenhof costs only € 6.00 for the whole day and you can buy your parking ticket online.

Cycling route for a day of cycling

There are of course many more cycle routes along the flower fields. If you want to cycle a whole day, check out the following cycle routes:

Cycling with node network

The cycle junction network in the Bollenstreek is completely renewed and easier than ever. You follow the node numbers of the cycle route and you cycle a route so easily.

Book a hotel

The flower fields are too beautiful to enjoy for just one day. Many people come to the Bollenstreek for a weekend or longer. There is a wide choice of hotels, bed & breakfasts and campsites in the Keukenhof area. Book quickly because in the spring many accommodations are fully booked early.

Tips Bollenstreek

Enjoy Holland during your visit of the most beautiful holiday region of the Netherlands. View our tips below and come and enjoy.

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