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Apenheul

#2 of 33 things to do in Apeldoorn Features Animals
Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
+31 55 357 5757
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Dissapointing

Overall nice themed park and very clean. Lot of F&B outlets, slightly expensive. The disappointing... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Wermers
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Fun fun fun

Loved it. Stunning setting. Immaculately clean! Animals looked healthy & happy. Informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Parryplaces
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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Overall nice themed park and very clean. Lot of F&B outlets, slightly expensive. The disappointing part was that not one single monkey approached our party, this was very much different years ago and i was quite excited about this. Will probably give it a miss...More

Thank Wermers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it. Stunning setting. Immaculately clean! Animals looked healthy & happy. Informative staff. Wish more places like this around the world.

Thank Parryplaces
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time at this unique sanctuary for monkeys and lemurs. This park is nothing like a zoo, the animals are free to roam relatively large areas and the fences are reduced to a minimum. Situated in the middle of a wooded area,...More

Thank Danny R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The apenheul animal park is well laid out and gives the animals a lot of space. There's a wide range of creatures. The gorilla talk is interesting. It's a shame there's very little English language information. I understood most of the Dutch but think non...More

Thank Lizardjones
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This park is an excellent monkey-park. All the species monkies from the whole planet live here, in beautiful surroundings, as natural as you can get. The park is also educational about our environment, a real education and much fun

Thank HenkFlipse
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Visited Apenheul in the morning of 3rd May as our flight home was 7.00 pm and we were staying in Apeldoorn and this was ideal as we could spend a few hours here before getting the train to Schipol in the afternoon as it is...More

Thank Roosterlady
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We visited with our grandchildren who are aged between 6 and 11. They really enjoyed the visit and couldn't stop talking about it for days! I was loth to rain on their enthusiasm, but I have travelled and worked in the Amazon jungle, The borneo...More

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Tired of seeing animals in distressing environments? Me too but here the monkeys roam free in beautiful surroundings. I was lucky enough to have a little one jump on my lap and crawl up onto my shoulder.

Thank Roni W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We visited from Canada and this park was on my to do list. The zoos in Canada are nothing like this. Loved seeing the animals running around loose, if they choose to interact with humans they can, but the humans have to stay on the...More

Thank lisamtravels003
Reviewed 4 March 2017

A very nice nature parc to visit with friends or family. Placed in a beautiful Dutch forest. But also a very good location for business events!

Thank Nadia O
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Donald M
9 March 2016|
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Response from Vincent B | Reviewed this property |
You can easily spend a good 4 to 5 hours there if you take your time and spend some more time at the area where the monkeys walk around freely and see the shows. Enjoy your stay!
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