Keukenhof boat tour tulip fields

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The tulip fields surrounding Keukenhof are a major crowd puller each spring for visitors from around the world. From the flower park you can take a 45-minute boat trip along the Dutch flower fields north of the park. From the water you have a great view of the fields and hear the story of tulip cultivation.

Boat trip along the tulip fields at Keukenhof

Keukenhof boat tour tulip fields
Keukenhof boat tour tulip fields

In Keukenhof you can enjoy the beautiful tulip gardens and other spring flowers, but did you know that Keukenhof is located between the most beautiful flower fields in the Netherlands? From the flower park you can also take a wonderful boat trip along the tulip fields. This trip takes 45 minutes and guarantees beautiful pictures. Note: this tour is not included in your Keukenhof ticket and must be booked as an extra.

Electric whisper boats Keukenhof

The electric tour boats take you past the tulip fields at Keukenhof.

In order not to disturb the nature too much, the tour is carried out with noiseless electrically powered canal boats. You will sail silently through the beautiful Dutch flower landscape. You sail peacefully along the endless flower fields. The whisper boats are suitable for young and old. It is important, however, that you are able to get in and out yourself (with a little help). Wheelchairs are unfortunately not allowed on the boats.

Keukenhof highlights boat trip

  • 45-minute cruise along the flower fields at Keukenhof
  • Noiseless electric canal boats

Departure location boat tour in Keukenhof

Canal cruise around Keukenhof and the Flower fields in Holland

The whisper boat leaves behind the Keukenhof windmill in the flower park. From that location you sail along the most beautiful flower fields of the Netherlands.

Tickets for the Keukenhof boat trip

The Keukenhof tour is not included with your Keukenhof ticket. In previous seasons, you had to buy tickets in the park itself and wait to see if there was still room. In 2024, the canal cruise cannot be booked through our website. Tickets are available at the mill in Keukenhof flower park.

Prices boat trip tickets (excl. entrance Keukenhof)

Please note! The prices below do not include the entrance to Keukenhof. Because the departure location of the boat is in Keukenhof, an entrance ticket to the flower park is required.

Keukenhof boattripPrice
Adults (12+)€ 10.00available in Keukenhof
Children (4-11)€ 5.00available in Keukenhof
Children (0-3)Free

Keukenhof tickets

For Keukenhof, it is also mandatory to reserve a ticket for the day you want to visit the flower park.

Keukenhof ticketPrice
Adults (18+)€ 20.00Buy Tickets
Kids (4-17)€ 9.00Buy Tickets
Kids (0-3)Free
Parking ticket€ 10.00Buy Tickets
Rental Bike Keukenhof€ 11.00Buy Tickets
Combi ticket Keukenhof + Bus€ 31.50More info

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