The visitor can choose to relax and unwind from many parks and gardens in Pilsen. The largest and also most visited park in Pilsen is Borský park. It was founded in 1914 on the site of a former military training ground. The forest park was extended during the construction of the Borech housing estate in the 1960s. Thanks to its area (42 ha) and facilities it provides excellent conditions for fitness sports and relaxing stays in the wild.