Nature & parks in Amstelveen

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Nature & Parks in Amstelveen

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  • Boudewijn L
    Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, The Netherlands100 contributions
    Start with a cup of coffee or tea in the Bakery Out near the little bridge in Ouderkerk aan de Amstel. Did you know that Ouderkerk is the founding place of Amsterdam?
    After the stop go left over the bridge. First part till you pass the highway A9, aprox. 2 km, you enter the world of the oldest Polder in NL.
    Enjoy the ride!
    Written 3 July 2019
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  • Leo
    Uithoorn, The Netherlands16 contributions
    The Jac P. Thijssenpark is a so-called "heempark", inwhich the local flora is presented in a natural environment. There entrance is free and is interesting to visit in every season. A must do when visiting Amstelveen.
    Written 10 November 2019
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  • AngeP
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands6 contributions
    Very picturesque estate, well taken care of. Discovered it while biking to Ouderkerk aan de Amstel and was fascinated by the nature of the garden and its surroundings. Would definitely go back in spring
    Written 26 October 2018
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  • eerola
    Pirkkala, Finland265 contributions
    A nice park to have a picnic. I bicycled from Amsterdam to Ouderkerk. This was a great place to stop for a moment, have a picnic and eat something.
    Written 18 June 2022
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  • HH C
    103 contributions
    Gorgeous place to visit during cherry blossom season. Stunning view, just feel like you are in Japan for Cherry blossom season.
    Written 29 March 2017
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  • Stuart S
    Musselburgh, United Kingdom11 contributions
    A great park for walking round..there is a few cafes around it and a large boating lake,,Perfect for a spot of sun bathing if the weather is good
    Written 22 April 2018
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  • Anne B
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands143 contributions
    The cream tea was good with a nice variety of sweet and savoury. We sat in the garden and it was very relaxing.
    We had booked a bouquet arranging workshop. We picked our own flowers. That was fine. But the workshop was not really instructive. Better to pick your own and take them home to arrange. Much cheaper.
    Written 11 August 2019
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  • Alycia H
    Fort Worth, TX36 contributions
    This lovely polder is about a 15 minute walk from my house and very close to the Amstel River. If you want a nice walk or bike ride it is easily accessible from public transportation, specifically line 51/5. I suggest getting off at Uilenstede and walking down Kalvjeslaan until you hit the river. On the left you can take photos at the windmill and then around and you’ll see the cafe on the river for a coffee or light lunch. Then take a right out of the cafe and walk down to the polder. Take another right where you see signs for the middenpolder and walk back on machineweg past the water treatment plant and back to the metro stop at Zonnestein. All said and done it is about 5 miles (8km). I highly recommend going on a sunny day...it is normally very windy on the polder!
    Written 5 February 2018
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  • bas k
    Amstelveen, The Netherlands29,790 contributions
    Stadstuinen Amstelveen are situated next to the main shopping mall of Amstelveen and are designed in a modern style with straight clean lines.There are some borders featuring perrenial plands and scrubs and a large lawn overlooked by low blocks of appartments and condominiums.Despite the central location few visitors mear peace and reflexion are possible.An avenue of Japanese cherry trees is usually in bloom in April;Rhododendrons flower early may.
    Written 25 July 2017
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  • Solodam J
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands35,357 contributions
    After lunch on sunday afternoon we visited this park (???). It's not worth visit because : firstly, it is not a park supposed to be . It is a green strip at the backyard of the flats with a small stream and on the other side of the stream is a small path next to the A9 Highway. the second, dog poo is everywhere on the path and the third, you will be cheated by the parking machine. It will cost you € 16,00 no matter you park for 30 minutes or 4 hours.
    Written 5 November 2018
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  • Christiane027
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands8 contributions
    I was really amazed by art manifestation Cure Park. When I visited there was a full program for the whole family. Several art works hidden behind the trees, a kids workshop, a lecture and a filmprogram. Cure Park makes you think about care, healing and cure, about how we want to organize, give and receive care. Very investing and varied program about food, deafness, disabilities, about the life cycle (birth, sexuality and death)
    Written 18 June 2017
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  • Anne C
    The Netherlands393 contributions
    What a lovely surprise to walk through this stunning orchard of cherry blossoms. Despite it being during covid, there were literally hundreds of folk picnicking under the cherry blossoms.
    Written 1 September 2021
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