The Dune and Flowerbulb Region is a unique rural area with world-famous bulb fields, many kilometers of beach, healthy sea air, and an extensive dune area. Between the Dutch polders with their windmills and endless skies, you'll find the picturesque “Kagerplassen”. Discover the region by bike, wander through nature or go out by boat.

Characteristic historic cities like Leiden, Haarlem, Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht are within easy reach. 

Take a breath of fresh air and enjoy a long walk along the beach, or get on your bike for a trip through the vast polder landscape with those beautiful Dutch clouds. There is plenty for you to discover in the Dune and Flowerbulb Region!

  • Noordwijk

    Welcome to Noordwijk, enjoying life to the full. Whatever the weather, a breath of fresh air.

  • Lisse

    Flower village Lisse is surrounded by bulb fields, the Kagerplassen and Keukenhof.

  • Warmond

    Art, history and water sports take centre stage in this charming authentic village between the polders and lakes.

    Foto iets rechter gezet.
  • Hillegom

    Village in the middle of the bulb fields where the Bulb Region originated.

Heading for spring!

There is nothing like those vast colourful fields of spring blooms in all colours of the rainbow. The blooming flower fields in the Bulb Region have a huge attraction on visitors.

Nowhere in the world will you experience spring as strongly as in this region. You will see the trees slowly turning green again, hear the birds singing and nature is displaying an explosion of colours. Such a colourful landscape is a feast for the eyes and it makes you want to go out and explore the area. 

A day at Keukenhof, having a peek in the greenhouse, learning more about the history of the tulip, picking your own bouquet or taking a selfie in the Tulip Barn. Combine the versatile attractions and discover our colourful region! There is so much to experience. We have summarised the best tips for you.


Spring in the region

Hiking map Bulb Region

"Visit Duin- en Bollenstreek" has released a new walking junction map for the Bulb Region hiking network. This beautiful new map includes a clear overview of all walking junctions in our versatile region plus 20 walking routes divided into the themes of Bollen en Bloemen (Bulbs and Flowers), Historical Heritage, Forest, Beach and Dunes and Polders and Lakes.

The  map costs €5 and is on sale at:
VVV Noordwijk - Tourist Info, VVV Noordwijkerhout, VVV Lisse (in Museum de Zwarte Tulp), VVV Warmond aan de Kaag, the Readshop Hillegom