Should you crave a brief respite while at Albert Cuypmarkt or are simply looking for a place to relax in the sun, this small, beautiful park makes a great destination. Named after the doctor who conceived of the area, the park lies amid...  Read More

Better block out enough time in your schedule when you visit Amstelpark. With so many attractions and things to do, the park has enough to keep you occupied and having fun the whole day. No matter what you fancy – play structures, slides,...  Read More


Year round at Flevopark, breathe in the fresh air and take in your surroundings. Situated on the east side of Amsterdam near the Indische Buurt, Flevopark is a beautiful blend of city park and nature reserve. Contemplate life as you sit along...  Read More

Frankendael Park
Photo courtesy of Huize Frankendael

Stop by Frankendael Park, situated in Watersgraafsmeer, and discover the fun and relaxation that awaits you. From sunrise to sunset, your day will be filled. Start with a visit to the only remaining country estate in Amsterdam, the Frankendael...  Read More

Further Afield

This expansive city park, begun in 1934, offers a wide variety of wildlife and is an ideal place to get away from the city proper and enjoy its leisure facilities. A rowing course was the park's first attraction and still serves as a popular...  Read More


Amsterdam provides many places to escape busy city life. Whether you need a quiet afternoon to yourself or want to play with your children, Amsterdam offers many green spaces to get away. Vondelpark is one of the city's many parks to help you do...  Read More