Adventurous climbers on ropes in the climbing forest
Garderen, Klimbos Speulderbos © Photography Hetty van Oijen


Discover the diversity of the Veluwe during a day trip. The theme parks and amusement parks offer countless attractions for young and old. Spotting monkeys at Apenheul, screaming in a fast roller coaster at Children’s Amusement Park Julianatoren or enjoying art at the Kröller Müller Museum, the Veluwe has so much fun to do! Fun with the whole family is guaranteed when you set out. Discover all there is to do and make great memories!

Tips for a day out in the Veluwe region


Julianatoren is a theme park for young children with more than 60 fantastic attractions as well as spectacular shows. It’s an unforgettable day out for families with children up to the age of ten!

Address: Amersfoortseweg 35, Apeldoorn

Burgers’ Zoo

Burgers’ Zoo is a Dutch zoo famous for its expansive, immersive habitats such as the Bush, Desert, and Ocean. The zoo is dedicated to wildlife conservation and education, offering a unique experience of nature’s wonders.

Address: Antoon van Hooffplein 1, Arnhem

Beautiful photo of a herd of zebras and giraffes in Burgers Zoo

Burgers Zoo, © Shutterstock

Veluwsche Stoomtrein Maatschappij

All aboard a nostalgic steam train! Travel back down memory lane and experience the olden days to the sight of white plumes of smoke and the sound of the steam whistle.

Address: Dorpstraat 140, Beekbergen


Apenheul: Where monkeys roam free, inviting you to connect with nature up close. From swinging orangutans to mischievous lemurs, every encounter promises laughter, wonder, and a deeper appreciation for our primate friends. Visit Apenheul for a day of unforgettable fun!

Address: J.C. Wilslaan 21, Apeldoorn

Dutch Open Air Museum

Experience history in the Open Air Museum (Nederlands Openluchtmuseum). Unique encounters, smells, images and stories evoke unforgettable memories of everyday life as it used to be. The historic houses and farms in the rural museum park are vibrant places.

Address: Hoeferlaan 4, Arnhem

Zaans cottages on a pond at the Dutch Open Air Museum in Arnhem

Dutch Open Air Museum, Arnhem

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