Best nature in Amsterdam

Check out the top nature in Amsterdam, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Vondelpark
1. Vondelpark
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1033 local reviews
Vondelpark, Amsterdam
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Nathalie
Real city park. Full of life, and full of nature. Great for running, picknicks, go to Vondeltuin or Blauwe The…
Dina-Perla Loges
Close to the house, in the middle of the centre and still in nature. Definitely worth a visit on a sunny day t…
Marijn
At the Vondelpark you can walk around in nature, jog and do some sports. Or in summer everybody is sunbathing …
1. Vondelpark
1. Vondelpark
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1033 local reviews
Vondelpark, Amsterdam
Nathalie
Nathalie
Real city park. Full of life, and full of nature. Great for running, picknicks, go to Vondeltuin or Blauwe Theehuis for lunch, wine and sun…
Dina-Perla Loges
Dina-Perla Loges
Close to the house, in the middle of the centre and still in nature. Definitely worth a visit on a sunny day to relax, chill and enjoy your …
Marijn
Marijn
At the Vondelpark you can walk around in nature, jog and do some sports. Or in summer everybody is sunbathing and BBQ till late in the eveni…
2. ARTIS
2. ARTIS
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412 local reviews
38-40 Plantage Kerklaan, Amsterdam-Centrum
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+31 900 2784796
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Hilke
Come and stroll in nature’s oasis in the midst of the bustling city. See more than 200 species of trees and mo…
Francine
The zoo is spacious and you are away from traffic! If you are in to nature, the Artis zoo is a tram ride away…
Magnus
Natura Artis Magistrat or "Nature is the teacher of art and science". One of mainland Europe oldest zoo's and…
2. ARTIS
2. ARTIS
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412 local reviews
38-40 Plantage Kerklaan, Amsterdam-Centrum
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+31 900 2784796
Hilke
Hilke
Come and stroll in nature’s oasis in the midst of the bustling city. See more than 200 species of trees and more than 900 species of animals…
Francine
Francine
The zoo is spacious and you are away from traffic! If you are in to nature, the Artis zoo is a tram ride away, is spacious, away from traff…
Magnus
Magnus
Natura Artis Magistrat or "Nature is the teacher of art and science". One of mainland Europe oldest zoo's and right in the city centre. Inc…
3. Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
3. Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
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50 local reviews
2a Plantage Middenlaan, Amsterdam
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
020 625 9021
Establishment
Rogier & Nicole
Enjoy a bit of nature in the busy centre of Amsterdam. The Hortus Botanicus is a historical botanic garden. On…
Marike
The botanical garden. For the nature lovers and the people who want some peace and quiet in this city.
Melanie
If you like nature and plants and all the storys behind...just go there. And they have very nice cakes to... :…
3. Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
3. Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
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50 local reviews
2a Plantage Middenlaan, Amsterdam
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
020 625 9021
Rogier & Nicole
Rogier & Nicole
Enjoy a bit of nature in the busy centre of Amsterdam. The Hortus Botanicus is a historical botanic garden. On rainy days you can still enjo…
Marike
Marike
The botanical garden. For the nature lovers and the people who want some peace and quiet in this city.
Melanie
Melanie
If you like nature and plants and all the storys behind...just go there. And they have very nice cakes to... :-)
4. Westerpark
4. Westerpark
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342 local reviews
Westerpark, Amsterdam-West
NeighborhoodPolitical
Marijs
In this parc you have different kind of restaurants and also places to dance in the night. If you like nature …
Emma
At the end of the Haarlemmerstraat there is a beautiful park where you can go for a walk or relax in nature. I…
Erik & Jiska
Fantastic park in Amsterdam that has to offer everything for everybody. Wheter you prefer quiet, festivals, na…
4. Westerpark
4. Westerpark
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342 local reviews
Westerpark, Amsterdam-West
Marijs
Marijs
In this parc you have different kind of restaurants and also places to dance in the night. If you like nature it is a beautifal park to go f…
Emma
Emma
At the end of the Haarlemmerstraat there is a beautiful park where you can go for a walk or relax in nature. In the park there are many grea…
Erik & Jiska
Erik & Jiska
Fantastic park in Amsterdam that has to offer everything for everybody. Wheter you prefer quiet, festivals, nature or culture, bars or ice c…
5. Amsterdam Forest
5. Amsterdam Forest
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111 local reviews
Amsterdam Forest, Amstelveen
+31 20 545 6100
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Cass
When you want to be in relatively untamed nature, Amsterdamse Bos is where I would recommend. It's about 30 mi…
Chen
Amsterdam's piece of nature. You can hike, run, bike, ride horses, swim, and even visit a goat's farm. Perfect…
Chiel
Great place to go for walks, sports, and more. 1000 acres of nature. In this ares you can find: playgrounds, p…
5. Amsterdam Forest
5. Amsterdam Forest
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111 local reviews
Amsterdam Forest, Amstelveen
+31 20 545 6100
Cass
Cass
When you want to be in relatively untamed nature, Amsterdamse Bos is where I would recommend. It's about 30 minutes out of Amsterdam but whe…
Chen
Chen
Amsterdam's piece of nature. You can hike, run, bike, ride horses, swim, and even visit a goat's farm. Perfect for families with kids, but a…
Chiel
Chiel
Great place to go for walks, sports, and more. 1000 acres of nature. In this ares you can find: playgrounds, ponds, 200.000 trees, walking/b…
6. Amstelpark
6. Amstelpark
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32 local reviews
Amstelpark, Amsterdam
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
14020
Establishment
Mira
Great place to walk, run and enjoy nature
Tijs
Big park full of beautiful nature. Also a great place for kids to play since it has kids attractions.
Esther
Beautiful family parc with many utilities for children a wonderful cafe is located in the middle of the green…
6. Amstelpark
6. Amstelpark
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32 local reviews
Amstelpark, Amsterdam
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
14020
Mira
Mira
Great place to walk, run and enjoy nature
Tijs
Tijs
Big park full of beautiful nature. Also a great place for kids to play since it has kids attractions.
Esther
Esther
Beautiful family parc with many utilities for children a wonderful cafe is located in the middle of the green. Mini golf, childrens farm, mi…
7. Keukenhof
7. Keukenhof
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71 local reviews
166A Stationsweg, Lisse
Closed · Opens Sun 8:00 AM
+31 252 465 555
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Rob
Holland's signature flower exhibition.
Evy
Keukenhof Gardens Although The Netherlands is relatively small when it comes to country size, it is home to th…
Barbara
To see all beautifull tulps and flowers. A must see! Book a tour in amsterdam.
7. Keukenhof
7. Keukenhof
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71 local reviews
166A Stationsweg, Lisse
Closed · Opens Sun 8:00 AM
+31 252 465 555
Rob
Rob
Holland's signature flower exhibition.
Evy
Evy
Keukenhof Gardens Although The Netherlands is relatively small when it comes to country size, it is home to the world's largest flower garde…
Barbara
Barbara
To see all beautifull tulps and flowers. A must see! Book a tour in amsterdam.
8. Sloterplas
8. Sloterplas
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31 local reviews
Sloterplas, Amsterdam
Natural feature
Viresh
Great park around the "sloterplas" lake, hidden sweetspot of nature in the big city.
Tamara
A big nature area to have a walk, a run or even a swim in summer.
Evert
Great open air natural water swimming location, easily reachable by bicycle. For children, there is a playgrou…
8. Sloterplas
8. Sloterplas
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31 local reviews
Sloterplas, Amsterdam
Viresh
Viresh
Great park around the "sloterplas" lake, hidden sweetspot of nature in the big city.
Tamara
Tamara
A big nature area to have a walk, a run or even a swim in summer.
Evert
Evert
Great open air natural water swimming location, easily reachable by bicycle. For children, there is a playground and dedicated safe swimming…
9. Durgerdam
9. Durgerdam
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14 local reviews
Durgerdam, Durgerdam
LocalityPolitical
Merel
At Durgerdam you'll find secret hidden small beaches to swim and chill during the day. Wonderfull place to fre…
Silvia
Old historic route, and further on nature reserve. For the runners who run long distances!
Family Of 5
Very nice little village along the river. A very nice bike ride. About 30/40 minutes.
9. Durgerdam
9. Durgerdam
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14 local reviews
Durgerdam, Durgerdam
Merel
Merel
At Durgerdam you'll find secret hidden small beaches to swim and chill during the day. Wonderfull place to free your head and enjoy nature.
Silvia
Silvia
Old historic route, and further on nature reserve. For the runners who run long distances!
Family Of 5
Family Of 5
Very nice little village along the river. A very nice bike ride. About 30/40 minutes.
10. Vleck wijnen
10. Vleck wijnen
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2 local reviews
63 Eerste Helmersstraat, Amsterdam
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
020 683 5980
Liquor storeStoreEstablishment
Rutger & Mariella
Best WINE shop in town. They sell VIN NATURE which is our favourite wine.
Jess
Nice wine shop, specialized in nature wines!
Jess
Nice wine shop, specialized in nature wines!
10. Vleck wijnen
10. Vleck wijnen
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2 local reviews
63 Eerste Helmersstraat, Amsterdam
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
020 683 5980
Rutger & Mariella
Rutger & Mariella
Best WINE shop in town. They sell VIN NATURE which is our favourite wine.
Jess
Jess
Nice wine shop, specialized in nature wines!
Jess
Jess
Nice wine shop, specialized in nature wines!
11. Oostvaardersplassen (Natuurreservaat)
11. Oostvaardersplassen (Natuurreservaat)
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6 local reviews
Oostvaardersplassen (Natuurreservaat), Lelystad
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Maurice
One of the most beautiful pieces of nature in the Netherlands! The movie 'De Nieuwe Wildernes (The New Wildern…
Jellien
The Oostvaardersplassen is a nature reserve, which is managed by the State Forestry Service. Covering about 56…
Caroline
During its reclaiming nature took control of this area and never let go. This has given the Netherlands a natu…
11. Oostvaardersplassen (Natuurreservaat)
11. Oostvaardersplassen (Natuurreservaat)
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6 local reviews
Oostvaardersplassen (Natuurreservaat), Lelystad
Maurice
Maurice
One of the most beautiful pieces of nature in the Netherlands! The movie 'De Nieuwe Wildernes (The New Wilderness) was shot here.
Jellien
Jellien
The Oostvaardersplassen is a nature reserve, which is managed by the State Forestry Service. Covering about 56 square kilometres (22 sq mi),…
Caroline
Caroline
During its reclaiming nature took control of this area and never let go. This has given the Netherlands a nature reserve that is unique in E…
12. Flevopark
12. Flevopark
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87 local reviews
Flevopark, Amsterdam
Route
Beatrijs & Floris
One of the nicest parks to relax, enjoy nature, to work out, to barbecue...
Ingrid
A secret spot near our place where you can enjoy nature, historic sights and local people.
Floortje
Just around the corner, the beautiful Flevopark. Take a nice walk, have a swim in the nature water or have a d…
12. Flevopark
12. Flevopark
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87 local reviews
Flevopark, Amsterdam
Beatrijs & Floris
Beatrijs & Floris
One of the nicest parks to relax, enjoy nature, to work out, to barbecue...
Ingrid
Ingrid
A secret spot near our place where you can enjoy nature, historic sights and local people.
Floortje
Floortje
Just around the corner, the beautiful Flevopark. Take a nice walk, have a swim in the nature water or have a drink at the distillery in de m…