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Oostvaardersplassen

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Best place to exercise and relax at the same time!!

Being a seasoned walker for more then twenty years and also participating yearly at the Vierdaagse... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Ben S
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Almere, The Netherlands
Nature and animals

A nice place and wonderful nature together... There you can see a lot of animals and experience... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
pirjoz
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Oostvaardersbosplaats 1, 1336 RZ Almere, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Animals walking around like skeletons. Its the most awful place. Its just death! Dont go to this place!

Thank Swedenmariao
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

very nice to bike or have a walks you see alot of free animals walking around by distance or very near. peacefull really good for bike and walking. you can also set in there Observatory. bring some drinks or snack while chilling and watching nature....More

Thank Crizzy I
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Being a seasoned walker for more then twenty years and also participating yearly at the Vierdaagse Nijmegen (International Four Days Walk of Nijmegen), one has to exercise in order to keep up with this walking event. The Oostvaardersplassen is where you can walk and feel...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 10 May 2018

sick and starving animals everywhere - DISGUSTING - do not visit - why isn't somebody doing something about it??

3  Thank sarahpa62
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

A nice place and wonderful nature together... There you can see a lot of animals and experience them with binoculars. Birds, horses, cows .. We had a good luck because we saw the fox 🦊 who took sunbath on the grass.

Thank pirjoz
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Living close to the Oostvaardersplassen (<1 mile) is really great. When jogging on the bike road along the Oostvaardersplassen on a sunny day, I really enjoy the flora and fauna. At certain places you have a spectacular view over the area. I find it really...More

1  Thank Eric K
Reviewed 4 March 2018

It's a large mud pool with dead trees and thousands of starving animals. Apparently they're not supposed to be fed because they're "wild", but an actual wild animal would be able to migrate to somewhere with grass... like the lush green fields right next door!...More

10  Thank Martje R
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I live close by and like to take a walk with my husband ai this plaza. You van see the animals and have a nice day in the outdoors.

Thank Maria V
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

After all the discussion about this biggest ‘Nature’ area in the Netherlands I wanted to see it for myself.... I actually did a few times... it’s nice to walk there and you do have some nice views very true. The number of animals walking around...More

8  Thank HarTeeuw
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I only gave this 4 stars because quite frankly I don't know a thing about birds and watching birds isn't really my thing. That said, all the other animals and the landscape are fantastic. So if you do enjoy birds at all, this is an...More

2  Thank PhilAMuncher
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