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Address: Graaf Leon Lippensdreef 8, Knokke-Heist, Belgium
Phone Number: +32-50-60-70-86
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Enjoying in a rainy day

Despite the rain it's an interesting piece of nature to visit. The recently opened visitors centre explains history and peculiariteis of this unique part of Belgium. We spotted... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Jan N
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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the rain it's an interesting piece of nature to visit. The recently opened visitors centre explains history and peculiariteis of this unique part of Belgium. We spotted rare birds and a storch colony.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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79 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go there on our way to Knokke. It is a natural parc currently under some changes and renovations. After 15min walking you access the beach and have an amazing view of the Belgium coast. This activity is mainly done by bike, you can then do an entire ride around the parc.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The nature park was apparently remodelled and reopened on June 10, 2016. However, when We visited, it was far from finished. Missing signage and empty exhibits (especially the nature huts) didn't help. So although the park was definitely not ready for a grand opening, an entrance price of 12 euros was charged which was clearly outrageous. On top of that,... More 

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Knokke, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

very nice sea view for bird and landscape lovers in the dunes.has not yet been reopened easy parking reachable by bike

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Het Zwin is a beautiful nature reverse one should visit early in the year before the tourism season starts. It's totally empty of people then and makes a great place for long walks, relaxing and watching nature. Bring water proof boots if you want to cross, as the water is still pretty cold in early march!

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful nature reserve. Great for walking or for relaxing bike rides. Wonderful scenery, relaxing nature walks away from the busy shopping streets of Knokke. Bird watching, wild horses, other animals, specific plants in this dunes landscape close by the sea. You can also book guided tours. Till the opening of the new Zwin Nature Park in Summer 2016, the access... More 

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Knokke, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

guided tours are organised all over the property ; belongs to flemish authorities , you can view lots of migrating ''birds , many little animals

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Luxembourg
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We had a nice bike riding an also a nice walk trough the Zwin. It's wonderful watching all kinds of birds an other animals. Pure nature just to recommend doing it.You just have to take care of the so called "Sports Biker " which are passing by without respecting other slower bike riders.They are not biking to see the nature.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We saw Het Zwin by bike. It is very pretty and offers relaxing scenery and an easy bike ride (although I wish the bike lanes were wider- it was busy!). Nice to see the animals and birds.

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San Diego, California
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43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Checked this place online and it was highly recommendable to see it's nature's best. True enough. Very nice at it's Nature's best. However, construction is being done on the property and we had limited access around the area. Het Zwin is being expanded and it seems it will be a better place to go to. Nevertheless, we walked around the... More 

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