The 5 best flower festivals in Europe

With the arrival of spring and her picturesque flower festivals, Europe becomes one of the most colorful, fresh and joyful tourist destinations.


1.Keukenhof Gardens, Amsterdam, Netherlands

-When: Until May 13th, from 08:00 to 19:30 h.

-Where: The Keukenhof is in Lisse, between Amsterdam and The Hage.

This flower festival is undoubtedly characterized by the famous Dutch tulips. These 32 hectares of flowers also have hyacinths, daffodils, orchids, roses, carnations, irises and lilies, among many others. Are you going to miss it?

Keukenhof Gardens

Keukenhof Gardens

2.RSH Chelsea Flower Show, London, England

-When: From 22nd to 26th May.

-Where: Royal Hospital Chelsea, London.

This incredible flower festival offers the opportunity for exhibitors to present their excellent floral works for gardens or parks. Visitors can get advice from these floral experts.

3.The Flower Festival, Girona, Spain

When: May 13th to 21st

-Where: Barrio Vell, Girona

Without a doubt, one of the most spectacular floral festivals in Spain. The hideouts of the city of Girona and the monuments are filled with flowers and plants. Some places you can’t miss, are: Passeig Arqueológic i muntaya de la O, Jardins de la Francesa, Església de Santa Llúcia or Antic Cinema Modern. You can also enjoy the traditional folkloric dance. A perfect place to enjoy with the family!

The Flower Festival in Girona

The Flower Festival in Girona. Copyright of Culture trip

4.The flower festival, Madeira, Portugal

-When: Until 13 May

-Where: Madeira, Portugal

In Madeira the flower festival is a real spectacle. Floats decorated with typical flowers of the island, parades, floral sculptures, etc., give the city a great color. Every year a queen is chosen and crowned with the Flower Festival. A perfect place to enjoy and get to know Portugal!

The flower festival-Madeira

The flower festival-Madeira. Copyright of Visit Portugal

5.The carpet of flowers, Brussels, Belgium

-When: From 16 to 19 August.

-Where: Grand Place, Brussels.

The Brussels flower carpet is made from 700,000 begonias grown in early summer in Ghent. Due to begonias aren’t sown in the ground, this show only lasts 3 days. Approximately one hundred gardeners are needed.

The Carpet of Flowers, Brussels

The Carpet of Flowers, Brussels

From Premium Incoming, we encourage you to visit some of these wonderful European cities in spring. You can contact us for more information at info@premiumincoming.com

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