Parks in Amsterdam

Although the various parks and gardens in Amsterdam are not as well-known as the city’s museums, they are very well-kept and lively on the weekends.

Best parks and gardens in Amsterdam


Vondelpark is the largest and most-famous park in Amsterdam. Over ten million people enjoy strolling through this green space every year.

Hortus Botanicus

Designed in 1638, Amsterdam’s Hortus Botanicus is one of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe. Located in Plantage, it was first built as a herb garden.