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Yellow tulips blue sky
Yellow tulips blue sky
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Celebrate Dutch spring at home

Springtime in the Netherlands usually means flowers, bike rides, lounging on the beach or having a drink on a terrace. We celebrate our King’s birthday every year on April 27. While everything is very different this year, you still can enjoy spring from your living room.

Discover the beauty of Dutch flowers

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Visit the Noordoostpolder and admire tulip fields and the annual tulip festival.



20 Mar. 2021 through 9 May 2021 Lisse

The best place to see tulips in Holland is Keukenhof. Keukenhof is a park with 7 million flower bulbs surrounded by tulip fields.

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Holland’s top six most beautiful flower parades

We have picked Holland’s top six best flower parades for you.


Dutch Traditions

Selfie amid the tulips? These are the dos and don’ts

Get to know all of the dos and don’ts for the best tulip selfie.

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Check out Vermeers 'Girl with a Pearl Earring' via the Mauritshuis-app.

Visit the museum online

Join the live tour by a museum director or immerse yourself in the artist’s world. 9x enjoying Dutch Masters and art in the online museums.

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Our traditional cheese markets will return


Alkmaar Cheese Market

4 Sept. 2020 through 25 Sept. 2020 Alkmaar

Experience the unique theatre of the cheese market in Alkmaar.

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Gouda cheese market

Discover the centuries old cheese trading tradition in Gouda.

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Spring events

The pleasure of cycling in springtime

Discover why cycling is the best way to explore Holland.