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Address: Whipsnade, Dunstable, England
Phone Number: 01582 872407

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Different and creative

Some parts work better than others but this is worth stopping at for a wander round if you are passing. Personally, I wouldn't travel to it specially.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Tim C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Walked here from the Chilterns visitor centre. Easy walk but not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchair s. Such a peaceful place, bigger than I expected. Lovely layout and at one with nature.

Thank Elephantemg
Luton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like walking this is a nice area to walk to and there is a car park nearby if you don't like walking

Thank Bernard R
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fact that someone took the time to design and plant the many different trees, bushes and hedgerows is staggering, the thought that has been put into the place is amazing. We attended an anniversary celebration and it was wonderful. A remarkable place.

Thank Ben M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some parts work better than others but this is worth stopping at for a wander round if you are passing. Personally, I wouldn't travel to it specially.

Thank Tim C
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22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's a beautiful spot that's lovely and shady in the midday sun. It's a lovely tranquil place (although today our 4 young children played a noisy fame of hide and seek!). Beware of timing your arrival though - we got stuck in the queue for the zoo when arriving at 10.30 -11 am.

Thank Sjs929
Harpenden, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Been here many times over the years and it's constantly improved over that time. It has all the animals you'd expect to find at a zoo, seemingly well looked dafter in good conditions. I believe they do good work for animal preservation, welfare etc. too. The views over the countryside are spectacular, particularly from the penguin bit!

Thank davidrichardmurdoch
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

If you have a spare ten minutes then it's worth a stop off to the tree cathedral.. Not what I was expecting but it was quiet after a visit to the zoo in August. I wouldn't go again as I've now seen it.. We've driven pass many times and always said about stopping. We finally took the plunge and stopped.... More 

Thank Hayley G
Luton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Good for a walk. For nature lovers. Although not so fun on rainy weather. Peaceful place, more recommended for seniors.

Thank NinoDianne
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful spot to visit. It is very peaceful and the surrounding countryside is scenic. Just don't expect to find anything resembling a cathedral. There are signs telling you what part of the tree cathedral you are in but it is very hard to picture it at ground level. Worth a half hour stop if you are driving... More 

Thank uxb
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We go all the time to walk the dogs, collect conkers, look at the seasons changing and meeting the wood carvings. Have been going for years and only recently discovered the Orchard.

Thank Ellielyon264

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