Clingendael is one of the most beautiful estates in the Netherlands. The estates’ park is gorgeous. It has an English landscape style and offers different points of interest, such as the Japanese garden, a large playground, walking routes, and tearoom.
1 – 4 hours
Accessibility Level – High
Clingendael 12A, 2597 VH The Hague, Netherlands
Dutch (official language), Frisian is spoken in the northern province of Friesland. English, German and French are widely spoken.
Babies, Kids, Teens, Adults, Seniors
230 volts AC, 50Hz. Plugs with two round pins are standard
Clingendael Park Japanese Garden
The Japanese Gardens are magnificent. Note that they can only be visited during a short period of the year due to their fragility.
Hiking and Riding Trails
The park has an extensive network of walking trails, where you can like, bike, or take a nice walk.
There are two officially marked walking routes. Red route of 2km (1.24 miles), and a yellow route of 4km (2.48 miles). They are marked with posts, and you can find the start 50 meters (165 feet) on the right after the main entrance gate.
Frequently Asked Questions
Best Time To Visit
The Netherlands has its charms all year-round, and you should plan your visit based on the types of activities you wish to do.
Summertimes, June to September offer longer days and lots of sunshine (average 19°C/66°F). These are popular times, so expect more crowds and higher prices, especially in big cities like Amsterdam, top attractions, and coastal resorts.
From November to December, winter months, the weather is much colder (average 3°C/37°F). The days are pretty short, especially around January. Late November to December are popular times with tourists visiting for the festive seasons and Christmas Markets around the country.
Weather-wise, the best times to visit are mid-April to mid-October.
If you wish to see the iconic colorful tulip fields in full bloom, you should plan to travel between mid-April to mid-May.
* Remember to check the weather forecast few days before the trip and before heading to the airport. *