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Ready for a two-wheeled exploration through Amsterdam? Amsterdam is famous for its extensive network of bike-friendly infrastructure, making it easy and enjoyable to explore on two wheels. And what better way to enjoy it than on a LEKKER bike?
First up is Vondelpark, the largest and most popular park in Amsterdam. It has plenty of bike paths and trails to get lost in, including ponds, gardens, and sculptures, all while enjoying the park's lively atmosphere.
Other than that, different recreational facilities like cafes and restaurants or playgrounds and sports fields make this park a real social hub for everyone. A picnic for two or a family gathering at the playground? Anybody will feel welcome here. Apart from all the cultural events that occur at Vondelpark, it's also of big cultural significance. Did you know that the park is named after the famous Dutch poet Joost van den Vondel?
Another must-visit park is Amsterdamse Bos, located on the city's outskirts. This forest offers a peaceful escape from the city's hustle and bustle, with over 50 km of bike trails to explore. The forest covers 1,000 hectares of land, providing ample space for cyclists to ride along its hiking trails, waterways, and bike paths.
Enjoy effortlessly cruising on your LEKKER bike before getting your heart pumping with one of the many outdoor activities on offer, such as canoeing, horse riding, and tree climbing.
A culture lover might fancy going to Westerpark. It is located in the trendy Westerpark neighborhood, it sometimes features an outdoor cinema, food market and cultural events. Discover the park’s several venues for events, such as Westergasfabriek, a former gasworks turned into a cultural complex. With plenty of bike paths to explore here, you'll feel right at home with your Dutch eBike.
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Oosterpark, located in the vibrant Oost neighborhood, offers a mix of green spaces, ponds, and playgrounds. Not only is it a great place to relax and socialise, Oosterpark also has a rich history as one of the oldest parks in Amsterdam. It was designed in 1891. This park also is of big cultural significance, being a place of diversity and inclusivity. As you take your LEKKER eBike along the trails, try to spot the famous monuments that are dedicated to noble figures like the writer Multatuli or the Surinamese writer Anton de Kom.
Unlike some of the more popular parks in Amsterdam, Rembrandtpark - located in the western part of the city - is relatively quiet and peaceful. It is the perfect place to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of the vibrant city life. This park also offers stunning views, with a panoramic view of Amsterdam from the top of the hill. With its natural beauty, lush greenery, beautiful gardens and water features; it is a go-to spot to enjoy your LEKKER eBike.