Amsterdamse Bos, Amsterdam

4.6
#7 of 43 in Parks in Amsterdam
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. Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Amsterdam trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
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  • This is a great place for a run. Our hotel was only about 1.5 miles from the park. The forest has both paved and unpaved trails. There are many water features. The park is large enough that you feel a...  more »
  • The Amsterdam Forest offers a nice escape from the busyness of the city. There are a lot of things to see and do here. My favorite thing to do is rent a canoe and visit the goat farm. It's easiest if ...  more »
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  • Sensational place! Blessed with finest of natural beauty. Amazing in the summer for a dive. You can BBQ here. Definitely visit for a good dive.
  • Beautiful place to bike ride on your own or with a group of loved ones. The trails are endless and the scenic route is awesome. Also a great place to grab a picnic basket and enjoy lunch with your friends.
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