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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
+31 55 357 5757
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Had a nice day.

The Apenheul is basically a zoo with only monkeys. It is a nice zoo to spend a couple of hours... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Vera v
via mobile
Monkeys in the cold

I have been to Apenheul a few times in my life, but for my girlfriend it was the first time. The... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
The Hague, The Netherlands
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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
+31 55 357 5757
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The Apenheul is basically a zoo with only monkeys. It is a nice zoo to spend a couple of hours. Especially without children you won't be spending the whole day. I would have preferred some more information on the species and the individual monkeys. Also...More

Thank Vera v
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to Apenheul a few times in my life, but for my girlfriend it was the first time. The visit was on the 3rd of November just two days before 'winter closure'. In spite of the cool weather there were still a reasonable...More

Thank Havaki
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It is great to see Monkeys able to move free through the park, i would only suggest to go outside of school holidays and weekends if possible as it can be very busy otherwise. The park has many different monkey species and is large and...More

Thank Piet B
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoy a day at the monkey zoo! Our small family (my husband, our 2-years-old daughter and I) attended Apenheul in October 2017 and is so glad that we visited this amazing place! It is a must-see for all wildlife lovers. The entrance cost was about...More

Thank JolieMarjorie
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The name of the park “ApenHeul” in Dutch means “Safe Haven for Monkeys”. This is literally true at the park. There are no cages. Most of the primates here roam around freely among the visitors. They come up close and are friendly. You are however...More

1  Thank Seevali D
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Great place, with a lot of different kinds of monkeys running around you. The place is well organized and has a small food court and gift shop

Thank 542oril
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The place itself is well organized and well cared for. My only complaint is the very long walk to the actual entrance from the car park. The park itself is huge, so there's plenty of walking to be had already, so the initial walk tires...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 7 October 2017

WOW and WOW!! a HUGE array of different monkeys and some juts walking around. A prfect home for these beautiful anaimals- we wanted to move in!! It is clean, it is easy to walk around- take about 3-4 hours if you love to watch gorgeous...More

Thank RobinaS
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Very few free ranging monkeys, the Gorilla feeding is nice, VERY crowded on the walking route. Got a coupon for 15 euros and still not sure it was worth the money and time. Kids didn't enjoy much.

Thank Guy C
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I cannot say enough wonderful things about this beautiful park surrounded by which houses my favorite animals of all time. I frequent Primate parks every chance I get and truly none have been even close to this incredible park . I would buy a lifetime...More

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Donald M
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Response from Vincent B | Reviewed this property |
You can easily spend a good 4 to 5 hours there if you take your time and spend some more time at the area where the monkeys walk around freely and see the shows. Enjoy your stay!