Famous for: Amphitheatre, Family and Kids, Performances, Gardens and Parks
Vondelpark witness 10 million visitors a year. This Park includes fields of grass, trees, rose bushes, various ponds, playgrounds etc. You can easily find bicyclists, skaters, and skateboarders around here. Do engage in these activities to have the true Vondelpark experience.
When to visit:
january - december
00:00 - 23:59 Everyday
Vondelpark is the most famous park in Netherlnds and is the largest in Amsterdam. People usually come here for jogging, picnic, roller-skating and relaxing. This park also has an open-air theatre where free concerts are held.
Tourists take a guided bike tour in this park which talks about the history of the park and let them explore the interesting corners of the park.
Vondelpark is must visit for Nature Enthusiasts and is home to many birds – wild ducks, blue herons and other smaller birds.
At the Vondelpark Open Air Theatre, dance performance and music is played during June, July and August.
In June to October, the open air-theatre stages free children's shows.The open-air theater (Open Lucht Theater) takes place near the entrance from Eeghenstraat with free entry, but it is advisable to make on-line reservation at www.openluchttheater.nl
Must See - statue of the poet Vondel - the cast iron music dome - the Groot Melkhuis Cafe with playground for children - the historical Pavilion with its restaurant Vertigo