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“In every season the juliana park is a nice place to walk. And in the summer you can have a picnic among the chickens”


“This is a park that you can enjoy all year round. The park has also several fenced areas that are home to a diverse fauna, including deers, llamas, pigs, and different kinds of birds!”


“Visiting this park is the best way to reconnect with nature and boost your well-being by surrounding yourself with animals like chickens, sheep, and ducks.”

Studentlife Team

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Pool cafe Hart van Utrecht
A cozy cafe where you can play pool with your friends, in the middle of the city centre.

This park is a few minutes away from the the City Center University library and is a popular meeting spots for students.

Gardening centre Intratuin
A great plant shop with lots to offer!

This 122-year-old park is Utrecht's most favourite spot for a summer BBQ.

Castle De Haar
Although the castle is the largest one in the Netherlands, there are not a lot of tourists/visitors around. If you have a museum card, you don't need to pay for entrance fee

Beach Oog in Al (SOIA)
Unique place in Utrecht, a beach surrounded by water with a beautiful view.

Urban beach

Park Bloeyendael
Park Bloeyendael is Utrecht's best kept secret!

Maxima Park
Máximapark is about the same size as Central Park in New York!

Fortress bij Rijnauwen
Together with Amelisweerd, this is Utrecht's most popular outdoor area.

De Neude square
Perfect place to have a drink, paced with bars and restaurants

Many cafés

Shopping centre Hoog Catharijne
The one-stop shop for everything you need in life.

Ohøj coffee roasting
This cozy cafe provides great coffee, the barista is always dancing and is always in a good mood, so it is the ideal study break location!