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Like other well-known towns, Amsterdam has a famous park called Vondelpark. The park, located in the center of the city and frequently referred to as the 'Green Heart of Amsterdam,' was first made available to the public in 1865. This is Amsterdam's biggest public park and is comparable to Hyde Park in the same city.

Vondelpark is the place to go in Amsterdam if you want some peace and don't want to wander around the city's crowded streets. The Vondelpark is not just a standard park; it offers you a variety of additional possibilities for adventure sports to enjoy some quality time with your friends or family. It is spread across a vast area of 120 acres.

The park is home to about 150 different tree species as well as a vast variety of creatures, such as squirrels, blackbirds, porcupines, sparrows, etc. Every day, thousands of people visit this park, bringing the total number of visitors per year to more than 10 million.

The park is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city because you may enjoy yourself here on a bright and sunny day. You may stroll through the park's lakes, ponds, and woods or savor the piping-hot meals offered at several cafes. 

You may order something to eat and a drink from the cafe and then lounge around the park's edges. In addition to these, you may rent a bike from the park and enjoy a thrilling trip around it.

  • Go Shopping: 

Beethovenstraat and PC Hoofstraat, two well-known shopping streets, are options. Due to its popularity, both of these market avenues are very packed. Visit Cornelis Schuytsraat if you want to shop somewhere more serene.

  • Watch Horse Riders Train Horses: 

At Vienna's renowned Spanish Horse Riding School, Hollandsche Manege, visitors with a passion for horses can sate their appetite. From a café upstairs, you can get a glimpse of the horses and watch the trainers work with them.

  • Visit Nearby Museums: 

A few of Amsterdam's well-known museums are not far from Vondelpark. The Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum, and the Rijksmuseum are all viable options because each is superior to the others.

  • Spend Your Time in Meditation and Yoga: 

The one-stop shop for health and healing is Dee Roos. Here, you can take a variety of yoga and meditation classes. A terrace, kitchen, gift shop, and room for yoga and meditation are also provided.

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Address of Vondelpark

Van Baerlestraat & Vondelpark Museum Quarter, Amsterdam The Netherlands

Opening & Closing time of Vondelpark

  • Monday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Tuesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Wednesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Thursday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Friday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Saturday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Sunday
    Open 24 Hours

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