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Het Twiske, Amsterdam

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Water Body Wildlife Area
Situated just a short car ride from Amsterdam, Het Twiske is a park on a picturesque lake where you can explore nature trails, view local wildlife, go boating, camp, or swim. Bird-watchers regularly spot jays, nightingales, ducks, and hawks here. Kiosks serving snacks come in handy when you want to grab a bite, while the visitor center offers useful tourist-oriented information. Put Het Twiske and other Amsterdam attractions into our Amsterdam family vacation planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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Amsterdam boasts hundreds of registered hotels and hostels offering rooms suitable for every traveler's budget and needs. If the volume of choices seems overwhelming, figure out your interests and sightseeing priorities before making a decision. To stay near the best nightlife and shopping, explore the hotels in the city center, where rooms range from economical to luxurious. For quick access to museums and galleries, check out the budget and mid-range hotels in the so-called
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  • Artificial lake, used for sailing in the summer (boats for rent 15 euro/hour) and extensive walking. During the hole year excellent fishing grounds for bass and huge pikes. There is also a caf√© for lu...  more »
  • I visited this place for around an hour walking around the lakes. They were cute little beaches and a path going all the way around which you could ride around easily. I would recommend if you would l...  more »
  • Very nice nature park nearby amsterdam where you can bike, rollerskates, have picnic, lay in the sun and swim.  more »
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  • Ridiculous that you have to pay for recreation in this area if you want to drive there by car By ridiculous
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