Het Twiske, Amsterdam

4.6
#5 of 11 in Nature in Amsterdam
Situated just a short car ride from Amsterdam, Het Twiske is a park on a picturesque lake where you can explore nature trails, view local wildlife, go boating, camp, or swim. Bird-watchers regularly spot jays, nightingales, ducks, and hawks here. Kiosks serving snacks come in handy when you want to grab a bite, while the visitor center offers useful tourist-oriented information. Take a look at our Amsterdam trip itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Het Twiske and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • It's great to cycle through this nature reserve, along the beach, beautiful plants, trees and shrubs, alternating and real Dutch. You can make it as part of a larger trip to Purmerend BV. Also a terrace, beaches for swimming!
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  • Rent a bike in Amsterdam (if you don't already have one), take the free ferry to North Amsterdam, and cycle 20 minutes to 't Twiske--a large, quiet park with a big lake in the middle, meandering bike ...  more »
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