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Efteling

Europalaan 1, Box 18, 5170 AA Kaatsheuvel, The Netherlands
31 416788111
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Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Traveler Description: Efteling is the Netherlands largest theme park. There is something for every age group. Most rides are even produced by Efteling themselves so you... more »
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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Cornelio Procopio, PR
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Efteling in The Netherlands, is an amazing amusement park. Like the other ones you´ll find roller coaster and everything else ( plus a bob sled which is not very comom in parks), but we were really surprised because it is a park that shows to kids all sort of fairy tales there are around the world !! It is a... More

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York, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

absolutely great place for friends and families! full of fun and exciting attractions, lovely for kids imaginary. Perfect on a sunny day!

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Staines, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

I last visited Efteling in the late 80's and fell in love with the park. I wasn't disappointed when I returned twenty five years later with the kids, the same magic is still there. ALL the staff were extremely friendly and happy to help. Due to the size of the park the queues weren't excessive, even during a holiday period.... More

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Wales, UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Everything about our stay was perfect - from the high quality accommodation in a nearby "Bosrijk" cottage to the reasonably priced food and fab swimming pool. As for the theme park, I'd never heard of it before it was recommended to me and I loved it. Set in mature woodland, themed around fairytales, we were all completely enchanted by it.... More

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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

This park, with a decades long history, is by far the best in Holland and among the top parks in Europe and probably the world. With it's fairy tale forest (which started it all sometime after WW2) for even the smallest of kids to the best rollercoasters, this park got it all!

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Southsea, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

Liked the story tale woods and the Ravelijn live action show. The carousels were a nice warm up to the more adventurous rides. There are plenty of clean toilets and plentiful places to eat/drink. Souvenirs not too pricey, we enjoyed PandaZoom 3D show too.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Excellent theme park that keeps us coming back for more than 15 years! Beautifully landscaped and full of interesting ( and very Dutch ) attractions. Don't understand any of the fairy tales but that doesn't matter!

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

We visited Efteling on a Tuesday in August. We arrived early so were in the park to get onto the big rides. There was a good selection of rides for us (2 adults, 14 year old and 11 year old). The park was very busy though and the queue times averaged 40 minutes. We loved the toboggan rollercoaster and my... More

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berkshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Efteling is a very unique place full of elves, fairies but also fast exciting rollercoasters. We went on a showery day in August. Get there at 9:30 you can get through the main gate and then wait at the area of the park you want to go to first. We went and got our tickets for the knights show for... More

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Netanya, Israel
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Efteling did not meet my expectations (which in turn might have been a bit high). I was expecting something more along the lines of Disney and universal but obviously Efteling has a personality of it's own. I missed the fact that there were no characters and my main issue was the lack of "American atmosphere". Anyway, kids had some fun... More

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