Het Twiske, Amsterdam

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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. Take a look at our Amsterdam trip itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Het Twiske and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We were delighted to discover this beautiful nature reserve just across the water from our campsite in Landsmeer. We spent a very pleasant afternoon cycling round the park, then followed this up the f...  more »
  • Amazing place of natural beauty close to Amsterdam centre. Besides the weekends it is almost always quiet and I love to go there to recharge and enjoy mother nature. There is some wildlife as well. ex...  more »
  • I come here 3 or 4 times a week on the side of Landsmeer. Lovely place to a round with the dog to run. You see the weather change and it is always quiet. Good to de-stress.
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