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The fantastically beautiful surroundings offer many excursion possibilities for young and old  :

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Apenheul is a beautiful, green animal park full of free-roaming monkeys, where around 500,000 people experience an unforgettable day every year. In 2016, this monkey park was voted the most beautiful place to visit in the Netherlands . With their own Apenheul nature conservation fund, the monkey experts actively support monkeys in the wild.

Apeldoorn // ~30km

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Walibi Holland is not just an amusement park. A day in Walibi is full of adrenaline, but offers much more than just roller coasters ! The park offers spectacular rides that make it the perfect destination for young and old .

Biddinghuizen // ~20km


In the water fun park you can learn and discover a lot about fascinating sea creatures such as:

  • dolphins

  • sharks

  • Porpoises

  • sea lions

  • walruses

  • seals

  • rays

  • and other interesting fish that live in the Baltic Sea, North Sea and also in the Wadden Sea


There is even a knowledge center for education, sustainability and nature conservation !

...and  after the many impressions, visitors can let off steam on the numerous water slides and playgrounds.

Harderwijk // ~10km

Spinner Delfine


Go on a different kind of safari in the Hoge Veluwe National Park in Arnhem.

Because here you will not see the Big 5 from Africa, but observe the native animals (e.g. deer, wild boar, deer, beaver, fox etc).

Depending on the game season, the safari will be tailored accordingly.

For example, there is a snow safari in the winter months and a photo safari in other months.  In July and August there is also an extra children's safari .

Hoenderloo // ~45km


The Julianatoren is the best children's amusement park in the Netherlands . With over 60 crazy attractions, spectacular shows and major events, the amusement park offers an unforgettable excursion for families with children from 2 to around 12 years of age.


For example, a water ride, bungee trampolines, a haunted castle, pirate boats for a water fight, a Ferris wheel, a climbing course, a dinosaur tour and much more await you.

Apeldoorn // ~30km



There are a number of opportunities in the area to take part in relaxing horse-drawn carriage rides. Especially the National Park De Hoge Veluwe with its breathtaking landscape is perfect for this. A wonderful break for body and mind.


Klimbos has no less than 9 different routes and about 120 different crossings, criss-crossing the beautiful forest.  

For the smaller climbers from 6 years there are 3 different junior routes with a height of 2 to 7 meters. Also ideal for children and family celebrations!

Apeldoorn // ~30km

Kletterwand für Kinder



The most beautiful adventure restaurant for children in the area!

Moving tables, bewitched floors, upside down rooms and magical machines - there is something to discover everywhere in the restaurant!  

Several indoor slides lead to the play cellar . There are stepping stones, a climbing hill and all kinds of great games on the wall.

The imposing buildings alone are definitely worth a trip!

Zeewolde // ~15km


The zoo in Holland!


Experience animals in their natural environment at Burgers' Zoo Arnhem! The seven animal worlds are designed like the real habitats of the animals.

There the animals often live in great freedom, surrounded by hundreds of different plant species.

A trip around the world in one day is possible here. An adventure zoo for the whole family!

Charging stations for 24 electric cars impressively show how important environmental protection is to this zoo.

Arnhem // ~60km

Predator ' s Liebe
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The most exciting children's party in the Netherlands!

The event organizer "Dorhout Mees" organizes unforgettable children's parties and birthdays . For example, the kids can go on a treasure hunt as part of a GPS challenge with digital support.


In the hunt for more points, there is also the possibility of shooting with air guns under the guidance and supervision of an instructor.


The physical well-being is also taken care of: whether juices, cakes, croquettes, pancakes, fries, etc., every child gets their money's worth here.

Biddinghuizen // ~20km


A museum full of treats and activities for young and old. In the 150-year-old bakery, the history of bread and baked goods can be experienced up close.

During the school holidays, the museum is particularly appealing to children. You can bake cakes yourself with experienced bakers and discover the museum on an exciting treasure hunt . The family performances of "Bäcker Fred" in the museum theater guarantee an unforgettable day.

Of course you can also eat something delicious here! Take a seat in the atmospheric "Opoes Gelag" and enjoy a cup of coffee or tea with fresh pastries from the in-house bakery - just like in grandmother's times.

Hadem // ~35km


ANIMAL PARK "DierenPark"

This zoo offers many special features that you will not find anywhere else:

A forest with 75 lifelike dinosaur replicas from all geological eras! This gives you a first-hand impression of how dinosaurs once lived. Which one of you dares to go into the forest, even in the dark?

You can even go to the Zoological Museum  Pet tarantulas , snakes and other reptiles!

In total, you can admire around 1,500 animals up close at DierenPark Amersfoort. Marvel at impressive tigers , curious giraffes , playful elephants and imposing rhinos up close.

Exciting play and climbing equipment is also waiting for you: a suspension bridge, a raft , underground passages, lookout towers, boats , slides and a mysterious dungeon .

Amersfoort // ~50km



Dive into Dutch civil aviation history. In the aviation park with integrated aviation museum there is an extensive collection of different airplanes and airplane parts. Not only children's eyes will light up here. A lot is also very interesting for nostalgia and retro fans. Let yourself be surprised!

There are also many other attractions here: flight simulator, 4D movie theatre, luggage slide for children, spectacular playground, radio exercises in the tower, navigation puzzles and other exciting facilities. 

Lelystad // ~25km

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Ideal conditions:

Very well developed cycle paths invite you

beautiful bike tours on the Veluwemeer, the natural landscape of Leuveumse Boosen with its forests, heathland and sand dunes.

The imposing Staverden estate is a good place to stop for a coffee break .

Whether on a mountain bike , racing bike , trekking bike or Dutch bike: The largest nature reserve in the Netherlands , De Hoge Veluwe, with its numerous forest and heath areas, is also ideal for varied bike tours.

Practical: Bicycles, bicycle trailers and other bicycle equipment can be hired directly at the reception in the park.


For riders there is the possibility to rent pension boxes in the immediate vicinity. A few 100m outside the holiday park is the stables Stal Mol.

Especially the National Park De Hoge Veluwe with numerous forest and heath areas is an ideal area for equestrian sports:


The 360 km long "Veluwe Trail" is the  most beautiful bridle path in the Netherlands!!

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Highly recommended:

Golf course Het Rijk van Nunspeet is without a doubt the most beautiful golf course on the Veluwe. Thanks to its location in this unique natural landscape, ponds, reed islands, sand drifts, old pine trees and special views determine the character of this extraordinarily attractive 27-hole forest course .  

The sandy soil and advanced irrigation system ensure that the golf course is in top condition whatever the weather.

Both golfers and non-golfers are in the  welcome in the cozy lounge and in the restaurant. 

Nunspeet // ~6km


The sport of tennis is widespread here in the region. Therefore there are some nice tennis facilities in the immediate vicinity. These can be easily reached on foot or by bicycle.

Hulshorst // ~3km

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A lot is possible in the "Dorhout Mees" event location. Numerous shooting sports can also be practiced here, such as: ​

  • arrow and archery

  • Long track shoot

  • skeet shooting

  • short-range shooting

Biddinghuizen // ~20km


On a special tower at "Dorhout Mees" you will learn the basic skills of dismounting and switching. A descent from the highest plateau along a diagonal (45 degrees) stretched line. Wow! It gives you some adrenaline and above all it's a lot of fun ! You don't have to be a particularly experienced climber to do this.  

For the passionate climbers there are also several climbing forests in the Veluwe nature reserve. There are 9 different routes and about 120 different crossings criss-crossing the beautiful forest. Each route has its own level of difficulty, making it suitable for young and old . This active excursion is also very suitable for a family day, as a team building measure or for children's parties. 

Biddinghuizen // ~20km

Apeldoorn // ~30km

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The picture-book landscape around the park is predestined for hiking tours.

In this  huge nature reserve  nature has a free hand. Native animals such as pine martens, red deer and wild sheep (moufflons) can roam freely here and develop. You can often admire them from one of the numerous lookout towers.


the  many square kilometers of wild nature  exude an incredible calm and relaxation. A wonderful break!  

Also an experience in autumn:

The beautifully colored trees, dozens of species of mushrooms and the spicy scent of nature with often good weather gild autumn. The oldest beech forest in the Netherlands "Speulderbos" awaits you nearby.

Pure enjoyment of nature!


Here you will find ideal conditions for sailing . The holiday resort has an exclusive marina with docks . Here you can moor your own (sailing) boat for a fee during your stay in the park.  

In addition, the water sports school on site  catamaran sailing . All equipment for this is available and can be borrowed.

Discover the archipelago "Azores of the Veluwe" by " island hopping ":  


Due to the beautiful shape of the island and the lush greenery, you can find a wonderful berth here for any weather. The island has 76 berths.


This island is 4 hectares and has about 50 berths. The port is generally quiet, and it's large and open. The island has tall trees, rattan palms and dense bushes with vacancies here and there. The Veluwemeer can be admired over the reed belt. There is a tipi campsite on the west side of the island.

During the season, the water sports school organizes a big BBQ for all water sports enthusiasts every week. A nice setting to review the wonderful experiences of the day in good company.

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A special experience: the historic Hanseatic cities can also be explored by boat!


The picturesque little port town is beautiful between Zwolle and Harderwijk  located and one of the most worth seeing cities in the Netherlands . Idyllic canals and parts of the old city wall surrounded the historic old town.



Visit the Hanseatic city of Harderwijk, where you will find a nice contrast of modern and old, such as the  Aqueduct and the old city walls. The special flair of this city can be enjoyed very well with a relaxed fish meal.



A tour through the city of Zwolle is like a journey through time: medieval streets and decorated merchants' houses as far as the eye can see.



Of particular note is the Utrecht Cathedral with its colossal 112-meter-tall west tower. It is the tallest church tower in the Netherlands and one of the largest and most unique 14th-century towers in Europe. 


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Café historische Altstadt


A historic and at the same time hip, lively student town with many cafés, restaurants and bars. Zwolle is known throughout the Netherlands as a culinary city , as De Librije is one of the  best restaurants in the country  in the city – awarded three Michelin stars. Restaurant De Hofvlietvilla (Pannekoekendijk 6) is located in an old villa on the Zwolse Gracht with a lovely waterfront terrace . Above all, the cozy restaurants in historic walls, such as De Hoofdwacht in a building from 1614, make the Hanseatic city so attractive. There are many characteristic courtyards and cozy places where your coffee & cake, appetizers,  beer  or  Prosecco  can enjoy in the sun.



Travel in a relaxed manner by train from Nunspeet train station (~5km) to Amsterdam with its world-famous 17th-century city centre. In the cozy Jordaan district you will find narrow streets, cozy cafés and stately mansions along the famous canals .

Amsterdam's historic breweries  have maintained traditional beer brewing methods for generations.  Brouwerij 't IJ  is a brewery with tasting in a particularly pretty location, next to Amsterdam's largest windmill, De Gooyer. Guided tours offer insight into the brewing process. You can then taste the delicious beer on the large terrace. Poesiat & Kater brew a variety of different beers in their 19th century building  Amsterdam East . This brewery specializes in meal combinations and offers an extensive menu of gourmet snacks , each paired with a recommended beer.




The mega outlet fashion center known throughout Europe  "Batavia Stad" is only a stone's throw away and very easy to reach. Electric cars can even go here  be charged for free.


This stylishly designed shopping center is a real shopper's paradise with its pretty streets and squares and its unique architecture! Over 250 international fashion and lifestyle brands await you here! Many of the fashion labels offer  sustainable & fair collections . Be inspired by the latest trends & styles! Stylish designs with discounts of 30% - 70% characterize this outlet center.

Also open on Sundays !!

Afterwards, relax in one of the hip cafés or inviting restaurants.



The pulsating metropolis is of course also a shopping Mecca: the small boutiques, designer shops  in  the 9 streets  (9 streets) make shopping an experience .

A wonderful ambience:

Cute canals with enchanted bridge arches, crooked gabled houses, hip houseboats, rustic cafés, colorful flower and flea markets , cargo bikes loaded with children and skittles, which are casually driven through the area by cheerful, often very nice-looking people.






The attractive museum with museum café and museum shop has an extensive collection with works by various artists.  

The town of Nunspeet has been known as an artists' village since a group of artists settled here in the 19th century.

Resident here is a significant  gallery  for modern visual arts called "DeMedici" and a permanent garden show called "Kijktuinen".

Nunspeet // ~6km


The wonderful art museum houses an amazing collection of over 7,000 works by Chagall , Mondrian, Van Gogh , Appel and many other artists.

Housed at two exquisite addresses: an impressive neoclassical building and a 17th-century castle .

Take a leisurely stroll through one of Holland's largest and most unique sculpture gardens .

Zwolle // ~30km


Next to the  most beautiful Van Gogh collection in the world  you can find numerous top works by modern masters such as  Claude Monet , Georges Seurat,  Pablo Picasso  and marvel at Piet Mondriaan. The museum is not only the treasury of De Stijl and Futurism, but also surprises with exhibitions of contemporary artists.

friends of  architecture  enjoy the museum buildings by Henry van de Velde and Wim Quist, the pavilions by Rietveld and Van Eyck in the sculpture garden and the St. Hubertus hunting lodge in the park.

Arnhem // ~45km



in the middle of one  Located on the beach island , this beach club is a real feel-good place:

a beautiful place with a panoramic view of the sea. At the same time, you can watch beach volleyball players, sailing boats passing by and people bobbing along to the music while enjoying cool or warm drinks at the beach bar. Delicious burgers, salads and sandwiches round off your personal well-being.

Regardless of the seasons and weather conditions, it's always beautiful and there's always something going on here. That's why the "Walhalla" beach club is open 7 days a week .

Harderwijk // ~10km


The unique location by the sea , the spacious lounge-like terrace and the atmospheric restaurant: a stylish ambience for a drink , a delicious lunch or an inspiring dinner. As the evening progresses, the chilled music invites you to get on the dance floor. What's better than a party right on the beach?

Biddinghuizen // ~15km  





Harderwijk's newest escape rooms can be found at Kok Experience: The Oscar & De Haven. Both escape rooms are also suitable for children .


Oscar was the director of the first cinema in the Netherlands. He developed a film award for American films.

Oscar spent years studying movie titles, watching movies, sifting actors, and straddling reality and fiction. You are trapped in his world, time is ticking , but can you escape ?


In the 17th century, ships came to Harderwijk with valuable treasures , coveted spices and rare fabrics, always looking for reinforcements for the crew so that they could return with even more treasures after the next voyage.

People broke into the captain's cabin to loot the ship, but the door slammed shut. But the captain was quite clever and had set up several booby traps on his ship. A real challenge, but do you know how to escape as invaders ?


In this laboratory , it quickly turns out that you have ended up in a very special laboratory. Empty cages, simmering dubious substances and a strange smell. The professor also seems confused . Discover what really happened or will happen here  Your part of an experiment ? Can you put the right fabrics together and make it to the exit in time? Find out in Lab X and accept the challenge.

Harderwijk // ~10km


Apart from the wellness offers in the park, you will find some very good wellness landscapes in the vicinity:


Experience a wellness day in Zwaluwhoeve and discover the different saunas. You can even choose from 16 different saunas : infrared sauna, lavender sauna, thuja sauna, music sauna, northern lights sauna, salt stone sauna and many more. Whether you are a beginner, an advanced user or a sauna professional: there are suitable saunas for everyone.

There are also plenty of warm baths, whirlpools, hot tubs , outdoor pools and opportunities to cool off. You can end the day in one of the chill-out areas and with a delicious meal in the integrated wellness restaurant.

Hereden // ~4km


Veluwse Bron is surrounded by nature in the heart of the Veluwe nature area and offers a wonderful indoor and outdoor area. Inside you will find, among other things, an oriental bathhouse , a panorama sauna , a Rasul room, a caldarium and a scrub temple. Outside you will find various saunas, such as the Veluwse Sauna, the infrared sauna, the wildlife observation sauna and the earth sauna .


In addition, you will be offered various packages relating to health, beauty and vitality.

First // ~27km

Spa Pool


Markets in "Holland" are always worth a visit:

The fresh food markets in the area radiate a special flair and are ideal for strolling, browsing and discovering. Let the hustle and bustle and the different scents work their magic on you. Worth it.


In addition to an incredible number of delicious cheeses, numerous other fresh specialties from the region are also offered.

Here you will definitely find the right ingredients for your BBQ in the garden of the GREEN VILLA.  


Located in the historic market square, this market is known as one of the best in the region. Offer over 50 market stalls

Bread and pastries, clothing and accessories, clothing and furnishing fabrics, fruit and vegetables, meat, cheese, fish, bicycle parts, phone accessories, leather goods and travel goods, flowers and all kinds of delicacies .

Many parking spaces nearby are free. The beautiful and short route is also ideal for a short bike trip.

Nunspeet, market square // ~7km


This weekly market also offers you something special:

In the historic monastery square , market traders regularly organize fun activities such as tastings or choir performances.

Harderwijk, Kloosterplein // ~12km


Take a bike ride to the picturesque windmills in the vicinity, e.g


Flour is still freshly ground in this mill. You can buy this directly on site. In the adjacent farm shop you have the opportunity to linger over various snacks, a cup of coffee or tea and let the special panorama work on you.

Nunspeet // ~6km



Frau im Weinberg


Wineries with an excellent reputation await you very close by, within eBike distance. Treat your taste buds to an unforgettable tasting.


The beautiful Aan de Breede Beek vineyard is situated on the historic Slichtenhorst estate in a sheltered location. In this  You can wine tasting in the idyllic surroundings of the property  and enjoy delicious snacks. Guided tour of the vineyard and winery included. A pleasure for all senses.  

Thanks to its sustainable viticulture , the winery has already received several international awards .

Friends of secco, brut, grappa, limoncello and coffee liqueur will also find what they are looking for here.

Nijkerk // ~34km


The winery is a grape processing wine experience center including a reception area and tasting room.

Guided tours of the vineyard, reception room and newly refurbished winery are held regularly. The vinotheque and the pleasure terrace leave nothing to be desired.

Zeewolde // ~21km

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