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Address: Meenseweg 497, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 57 46 86 86
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Enjoy the fun together!

Bellewaerde is a great day out for the whole family,...

Enjoy the fun together!

Bellewaerde is a great day out for the whole family, full of fun, adventure, and spectacular discoveries in an awesome natural setting. You won't find such sublime family attractions anywhere else - you'll be roaring with pleasure. And Bellewaerde is even more than this: you'll meet hundreds of animals at close range in an authentic environment. Ready for a day that you'll never forget? Welcome to Bellewaerde!

New in 2015

This year Bellewaerde presents a new 4D film. The Little Prince tells the compelling beautiful story of Antoine de Saint-Exupery and carries you into his fantastic world.

Furthermore, in 2015 you can enjoy the entire season of a brand new spectacular interactive show: GOLD RUSH.

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Great day out for the kids

A great day out for the kids, a variety of attractions, and animals. We took a picnic which saved us money and parked on the road, down the hill as parking was not free. I have an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 21, 2015
Karen N
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

This Theme Park has been built on the site of one of the fiercest battles at the beginning of the war and should never have been built there. Only a memorial monument shows where this site was. Shocking.

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France
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

A great day out for the kids, a variety of attractions, and animals. We took a picnic which saved us money and parked on the road, down the hill as parking was not free. I have an 8 year old and an 11 year old, and they had a great time. They had been before with the school but wanted... More 

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1 Thank Karen N
Ghent, Belgium
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27 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

The park itself it's OK, with a wide variety of attractions for all ages, but without any magic spirit or story. Food it's typical fast - junk, some of the attractions are new but most of them seem tired. Parking it's 8 eur and seems a rip off as the parking facility is extremely basic. Overall, we visited it once,... More 

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Belgium
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109 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

One could easily be blinded by all the plants and smiling faces in paint; however, there is something very spooky about Bellewaerde, nowadays and ever, I never liked it very much, but that might have been to do with me (perhaps it has been on an old Indian cemetary and I feel its unhappy spirits on those grounds). The best... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Nice theme park with a number of rides and zoo animals including elephants, giraffe, zebra, bison, parrots, etc. OK its not competition for Disney but worth a visit if you are in the area and looking for something to do. The park is well looked after and toilet facilities were spotless across the park. If you do plan to visit... More 

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LONDON
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161 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Visited here with the family on the last sunday in august, a warm day and needless to say the park was busy. First off, the park has a reasonable selection of attractions for all the family, a couple of extreme rides, some thrill type rides and others aimed at younger visitors. It also has a number of different animals, however... More 

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We have visited here twice from the UK, both times to take in the fun of their Halloween events. The park has a good selection of rides from toddler upto adult. Watch out for the wet rides as you really do get wet! They do make a good effort during Halloween. Both occasions we ate in the park and it... More 

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Thank Simon G
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27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Stupid attractions, annoying. Even the kids hated it (9 and 11). Not worth visiting... Too much money, long cues, no communication

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Thank Koenraad R
Belgian Westhoek, Belgium
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68 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

For Years Bellewaerde is trying maintain a high standard in the combination of attractions and nature... Lot's of animals to see as well... Not that much thrill attractions though...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Slightly expensive for a theme park but lots of rides, we went on a saturday got there for 10am opening and managed most of the rides by 2pm. Good choice loved boomerang intact we went on twice. Parking BE WARNED THEY CHARGE TO PARK 20 EURO. PARK JUST OUTSIDE THE GATES ON THE ROAD THIS IS FREE.

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