Amsterdam has many green corners, some of which are quiet and others
which are bustling. A good map of the city will help you find
the nearest park.
Vondel park is the city's best known park and has been
designated a national monument.
The Amsterdam woods are perhaps the largest park near the
Continuing on the metro line near the conference to the end
brings you to Gaasperplas, a recreation area with quiet
foot and bike trails and more activity near the lake.
The lake is quite deep in some parts, so swimmers should
stick to the swimming areas. The lake is also suitable
for scuba-diving and sailboating.