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#3 of 40 things to do in Mechelen Features Animals
Leuvensesteenweg 582, Mechelen 2812, Belgium
+32 15 41 49 21
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One of the best zoos I've been to

Such an amazing zoo for the whole family and all ages. The zoo is split into different continents... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Malcolm S
via mobile

Exelent animalpark with picnic areas ideel with childeren.You can walk in the parc and meet all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ronny V
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Leuvensesteenweg 582, Mechelen 2812, Belgium
+32 15 41 49 21
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such an amazing zoo for the whole family and all ages. The zoo is split into different continents and the large animal enclosures are great to see. There are many areas, such as the penguins that you walk through and all the enclosures have been...More

Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exelent animalpark with picnic areas ideel with childeren.You can walk in the parc and meet all kind of animals.OnYour walk you can buy a drink and a little snack.

Thank Ronny V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Live 30 minutes away. Have come 5 to 10 times in last year with family (small children). Do a little bit each time. Too expensive and too large to do properly with small children in a day. Much better to dip in and out Highlights...More

Thank Southfields97
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a bid domain, so the animals have big homes to stay in, the are different themes and sucks you in every theme with the animals being the major portrait...

Thank natswright
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Natural paths water and animals. A visit to the zoo makes for a memorable day trip. Once can spend here several hours understanding the nature of animals and their habits.

Thank myisvision2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Planckendael on Sunday afternoon. To reach it from Brussels is easy, parking facility is available (daily ticket is 8 EUR). Entrance to the Zoo is well organised. Tickets for adults cost around 25 EUR and for kids few EUR less. Apparently, there are...More

2  Thank Marko-Caco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was done well . Nothing bad at all. The kids enjoyed their self. There is a pinguïn and elephant house . It's good for during the weekends and spring time.

Thank Mei M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Planckendael is an animalpark very well known for storks nesting there every year. The park is paying a lot of attention to make also the children able to see the animals very well. Al through the park there are there are facilities put up to...More

Thank on4ajt
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went on a Sunday, arrived a bit before 10qm but could already enter the park. Not too busy, but a lot of families. Food and drinks are pretty expensive. Seems to be a good day out with kids. Some interactive attractions to see and do.

Thank dccaroline
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Beautiful park with well treated animals. There's lot's of space, so you'll alse have a nice, healthy walk. There's a lot going on for children: a playground, a climbing tree, feeding moments, walks through some cages (birds / pinguins,...). We went there when it was...More

Thank Katrien J
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Leigh J
16 April 2016|
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Response from Simona M | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Yes, the park is accessible by wheel chair, not so sure if it offers a discount for disable visitors. If you visit Belgium, you might consider also Pairi Daiza, it is a better zoo than Plackendael, which is very... More