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“Relaxing spot” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Vondelpark

Vondelpark
Van Baedestraat & Vondelpark | Museum Quarter, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Stadsdeel Zuid)
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Ranked #10 of 303 attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Parks
Activities: Biking, Inline skating
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Amsterdam's most famous park was designed and built in 1850 and today is a popular place for tourists and residents who can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as biking, hiking, jogging and picnicking.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
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“Relaxing spot”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

has a great cafe in the heart of the park, has plenty of walking area, be ready to spend a few hours in there and just chill and relax

Visited December 2013
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“Huge city park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We enjoyed a break from sightseeing by having a coffee and relaxing on a park bench. Lots of joggers and cyclists. Would have like to rent a bike but time did not permit. Wonderful green space-Amsterdam's version of Central Park

Visited September 2013
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“Lovely park all year round”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I love strolling through this park every time I visit Amsterdam. Wonderful paths and beautiful ever changing colours - and a beautiful Picasso to boot!

Visited January 2014
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“Lovely area for a bike ride.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

My friend and I hired bikes out for the day and spent a bit of time in Vondelpark. It's pretty big and has got some great open paths which are perfect if you want to ride side-by-side or practice before you get onto the streets. We found it very tranquil and much more enjoyable than riding through the Amsterdam streets. Stopped for a rest, lovely area.

Definitely somewhere to go if you are on a bike, if not, go if you want nature, skip if you aren't fussed.

Visited January 2014
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“Great for a bike ride or a run”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Not too much green space in Amsterdam, I rented a bike and biked through this park it's lovely. Also saw a lot of runners, would have liked to do the same.

Visited January 2014
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