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Address: Europalaan 1, 5171 KW Kaatsheuvel, The Netherlands
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+31 416 537 777
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Discover Holland's hidden gem. Efteling is a unique theme park with a...

Discover Holland's hidden gem. Efteling is a unique theme park with a fairytale atmosphere, natural surroundings and a wide range of thrilling and enchanting attractions, making it the ideal family short-break destination!

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Forget Disney.. This is the real deal

Inspired by the style of the Dutch painter Anton Piece the Efteling started its fairy tale park in the 1950ties. Now over 60 years later the park has grown immensely with... read more

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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40 reviews
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Inspired by the style of the Dutch painter Anton Piece the Efteling started its fairy tale park in the 1950ties. Now over 60 years later the park has grown immensely with attractions for young and old, a hotel, bungalow Park, a theater and a golf course. Regardless of the growth It has not lost touch with the original vibe and... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago
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There is a lots of options for fun of kids. Car parking could be free, tickets are not cheap already.

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Ghent, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago
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Looking for the most beautiful fairy/amusement park? Go to the Efteling! I went yesterday, on the website honestly announced as a very busy day, so I knew about, but the organisation is so good that you did not feel it. Maximum waiting for the attractions I did was 20 minutes, although it was crowded. But, we never felt this way.... More 

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Eppingen, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago
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Last week we've been to Efteling, because I always wanted to go there as I heard only good things about it and it was definitely worth the 5 hours drive one way and staying overnight. Even for me, who works in theme park business and I have seen some of them in different countries (also behind the scences), it was... More 

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I went to efteling for the second time and had a very good day on the good variety of attractions on offer. However while it competes well with the likes of Disney as a family park, it needs one major investment of a large coaster like tarron at phantasialand or shambhala at portaventura. If they were to do this it... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance to the park very impressive leading you to believe you're entering a truly magical place. It was very spacious and that's not necessarily a great thing. When you have children with you, it can lead to some complaints when travelling from one area to another without many things in between to capture their imagination or gauge their interest.... More 

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Visited as a child - want to go back! Lovely theme park with charming features and lovely scenery. Rides are fab and atmosphere is too!

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We always go to the Efteling once a year at least. Always love coming here. Atmosphere is great. Attractions look amazing. A good place to go for all ages. We definitely recommend going here.

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Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this fairytale-themed park in April with Dutch friends. The surroundings are very pleasant with a beautiful array of colorful tulips all throughout. Although some of the attractions would have been more interetsing if we could have understood the pre-ride build up of the fairytale in the ante-rooms, we still enjoyed everything very much. No small children were with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had fantastic time in Efteling! It's a lovely theme park which has lots of charm and has kept to its roots! The scenery is beautiful with well kept gardens and the food in the is above standards for theme parks!

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