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Lock complex Terneuzen

educational outing for the whole family or colleagues with technical achtergrond.geweldige guides... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
JPvanDierendonck
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Terneuzen, The Netherlands
Big ships but construction ongoing

Sometimes there are really some big ships going through the portaal. But there`s lots of car... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
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12 Oct 2018
“Big ships but construction ongoing”
13 Aug 2017
“WOAW! So much things to see and to learn (in the most comfy way!)”
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Face to face with a container ship in Het Portaal van Vlaanderen. Come and join the fun in the interactive Visitors Centre] at the heart of the Terneuzen Locks. A trip to Terneuzen Locks starts with a visit to the interactive Information Centre and...more
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Sometimes there are really some big ships going through the portaal. But there`s lots of car traffic and now construction ongoing for a new one. So it`s hard to really see what`s happening.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank astrapi2018
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The port of Terneuzen (gateway to busy maritime Ghent) is changing - and how! The 'Portal' is and will be a privileged witness of it all, so please go and visit it. I must admit that I did not know what to expect (sometimes info...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank AnnefromBelgium111
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you like all things to do with ships, boats, and nautical stuff in general, then you will enjoy visiting these locks and watch them in action as ships & barges are taken up & down, in & out of the Gent-Terneuzen canal!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Scandicmaria
Reviewed 25 April 2016

educational outing for the whole family or colleagues with technical achtergrond.geweldige guides on how the locks work with a visit to the pump house and a boat trip on the canal. because we need the level of the canal water be closely monitored partly due...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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