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Amsterdamse Bos

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Covering an area of almost 1000 hectares, the Amsterdamse Bos is one of the largest city parks in Europe. It contains 150 indigenous species of trees and over 200 species of birds. The park sits to the South of central Amsterdam and can easily be...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Bosbaanweg 5 | Amstelveen, 1182 DA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Stadsdeel Zuid
+31 20 545 6100
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All reviewsgoat farmhuge parkamsterdam forestblossom parksunny daypancakesschiphol airporta great place to spendbike riderented bikesbeautiful parknice walkamstelveennaturepicnicwoodspaths
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a large, 2,500-acres park with lots of trees, a large lake, ponds, streams, a rowing course, sporting clubs, gardens, what I’ll call a petting zoo or animal farm, the Amsterdamse Bos Theatre, recreational areas, various monuments, and more. People can relax her, and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

the amsterdamse bos is a place I like for you can ride your bike through the forest or the path by the river. you can eat there at the cafe or watch people ride there horses and see people run.play many sports.you can drive through...More

Thank partyijs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's huge, really huge. Almost 1000 hectres so when you walk, you are really in wonderland as most of it is forested and so stunning! My favourite time is winter when the leaves have fallen and the paths have snow. It looks like a painting...More

1  Thank writecritic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location for a festival like this. Good line up. First time organisation and the shuttle bus and local traffic rules were very good. We had have rain every once a while but good pavements and enough dry places. The Honky Tonk was to...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We rented a bike at our hotel and discovered this beautiful park closeby. Loved that we had some peace and quiet at the end of a busy day in Amsterdam. And we were able to take a picture by the I AMSTERDAM sign by ourselves...More

1  Thank nathaliequann
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We took a leisurely walk in this wonderful area on a quiet Saturday afternoon. There are many walking and biking trails throughout this area. The paths are well marked and the scenery is very tranquil. It was not crowded at all.

Thank Kabrams1618
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Whenever we travel to another city we love to see parks and to ride bikes and this was the perfect place for our family to spend a few hours. We hired bikes from a bike hire company at the entrance of the park (Fietsverhuur Amsterdamse...More

Thank LarsieB
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We had nice walks in the Amsterdam Bos and the Sloterpark, but with majestic trees and great views. Perfect for getting away from the burning sun.

Thank robertajo1
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Great place to ride your bike, eat pancakes and look at goats. We We also saw some great bisons and you can lie on the grass and watch a million planes overhead

2  Thank RobertKaren
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Big green area next to the city. Some parts really look like a forest. Would be nice to have more Horeca, we didn't see any places to grab a coffee or eat something

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July 27, 2018|
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Response from AmsterdamseBosA | Property representative |
Hi Fiantika, The blossom period of the cherry blossom trees in our ‘Bloesempark’ usually starts in March or April and lasts about 10-14 days, depending on the weather and blossom. When the blossom starts to take off we... More
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March 31, 2018|
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Response from AmsterdamseBosA | Property representative |
Dear Enas A., The Amsterdamse Bos is situated in the south of Amsterdam. From the city centre it’s about a 20 minutes bike ride. For more information, check out our website: amsterdamsebos.nl/english. The cherry blossom... More
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Response from Guest134 | Reviewed this property |
Look the connections up on three w's 9292 DOT nl/en# It's not allowed to write website names here, so just put the dots in. You fill in the address you are travelling from, the destination, plus the time of arrival or... More