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Address: Meenseweg 497, Ieper (Ypres) 8902, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 57 46 86 86
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Enjoy the fun together! Bellewaerde is a great day out for the whole...
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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A very good park

For the British tourist if you got during the may half term you are in for a treat as there are barley any visitors . I think we queued for the maximum of 30 seconds at one point... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
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Enfield, United Kingdom
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Bath, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

we had a fantastic day at bellewaerde. The park was quiet with no queue for anything and plenty for all the family to do. We visited in April on a detour on the way home from Disneyland. We spent around 5 hours in the park and never even got close to seeing everything. There is everything here from zoo animals... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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276 reviews 276 reviews
151 attraction reviews
303 helpful votes 303 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

I visited Bellewaerde with some friends in mid-April 2015. We arrived around lunch time and soon made a bee-line for the rollercoasters. It is, overall a nice park, quite pretty in places. There are animals, some of which you can walk amongst. There are three rollercoasters, as well as water rides, a 4D cinema, various shows throughout the day, meet... More 

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Enfield, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
47 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

For the British tourist if you got during the may half term you are in for a treat as there are barley any visitors . I think we queued for the maximum of 30 seconds at one point that was just the time it took the friendly Belgium bloke to walk up the platform. For 5euro you can have all... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
44 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Visited this park and had a thoroughly good day. The Boomerang ride was excellent and a rival for Stealth at Thorpe Park! Loved the zoo animals too, particularly the really playful elephants - they are clearly well looked after there. When you think about the historical relevance of the site it's on it's amazing to think where you're standing!

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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Nice theme park with pretty gardens. Had many a good day here. Parking is expensive and the food pretty awful. But the attractions make it all ok.

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Somerset
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We should have realised from the full-to-bursting car parks that we weren't about to have a relaxing day here. The park is built on the site of one of the biggest WW1 hell holes and, to be honest, some may say not much has changed. Crazy queues of 60-90 minutes for very mediocre, dated rides, made worse because of the... More 

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Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We've had tons of good moments in this park! Perfect day for our family among the animals and all the attractions you can do in the park for children from different age - from the little ones till 100 years old. :-)

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Ichtegem, Belgium
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312 reviews 312 reviews
95 attraction reviews
429 helpful votes 429 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It's been a few Years now since our last visit and the theme park is about the same as then. One new attraction 'The Hurricane', not bad but no real thrill ride, the beginning takes long and doesn't built up, had better rides. For a new ride in the Year 2013 You expect more of it. The boomerang is still... More 

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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Visited on last Sunday in August with two small children, five and two. We had already been to plopsaland and this compared very favourably. Similar amounts of rides/activities for kids of 90cm - but no large indoor play area as at plopsaland (which had been helpful as it rained!). But Bellewaerde had the addition of zoo animals, which went down... More 

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Bedfordshire, England
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101 reviews 101 reviews
16 attraction reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Visited with children 10 & 7 and we all enjoyed the park. Whilst the rides are not particularly white knuckle, there are some here which are quite different to similar rides at different parks. The Bengal River Rapids was good and the Jungle mission very good. The Bengal express ride also allowed you to get closer to the lions and... More 

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