Kaunas is a green and flowering city. It has 16 parks, 3 forest parks, 3 landscape reserves, 1 regional park, 5 theriological reserves (protecting bats), 1 ornithological reserve.
The Ąžuolynas (Oakwood Park) is the Europe’s largest oak park located in an urban area (about 770 oaks). Area of the park is 84.82 hectares. Kaunas has a yacht club and marina, a zoo and a botanical garden.