Amsterdamse Bos, Amsterdam
(4.6/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
As Amsterdam's largest park, Amsterdamse Bos boasts thick swathes of trees, open meadows, and a wealth of opportunities for outdoor activities. Visit the forest and stop by the visitor center, where you can learn more about the local wildlife, vegetation, and ecology. To get a different view of the area, join an excursion on one of the many tour boats that ply the forest's canals and waterways. You can also hop aboard a bicycle to explore the extensive network of bike trails and footpaths. Then pay a visit to one of the cafes or restaurants throughout the park--don't miss the chance to try a famous Dutch pancake. Be sure to check the park's calendar to see what kinds of performances and events are in store during your visit. To visit Amsterdamse Bos on your trip to Amsterdam, use our Amsterdam family vacation planner.
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  • This is a huge park southwest of the city. It's great for cycling, horseback riding, walking the dog and numerous other outdoor activities. It is a man made park as part of a public works project. Mos...  more »
  • Great beautiful entourage and a great atmosphere at the concert of nahko. Really a top experience. Fun Food trucks with tasty snacks and very relaxed atmosphere
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  • This is a wonderful park where you can spend a few hours to relax. We took the bikes and rode in his tracks. Us here very much!
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