Efteling is an amusement park located in the small village of kaatsheuvel, province of North Brabant, Netherlands, it’s also Netherlands largest theme park and one of the oldest theme parks in the world, and yes its older than Disneyland Park in California by three years, and twice as large.
The Attractions are based on the parks fantasy theme, with some attractions based on elemonts from the fairy tales, folklore, fable, and myths and legends such as the Symbolica: Palace of Fantasy, Spookslot and Polka Marina.
When the park first opened up in 1952, it has really changed, it was first a nature park with playground and fairy tale forest and then into a theme park, which is enjoyed by children and adults.
The Efteling World consists of a hotel, holiday village Efteling Bosrijk, a golf park and a theatre.
Opened in 1952 (over 64 years old)
Theme: Fantasy & Fairy tale
Area: 2.76 km²
Province: North Brabant
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Open all year round.
Total Rides: 35; Roller coasters: 6; Water rides: 4.
Number of Restaurants: 14
Official Website: efteling.com
Fun and Interesting Facts
Efteling is the largest Theme Park or Amusement Park
It’s one of the oldest amusement parks in operation in the world and one of the largest in Europe. been open for 64 years
Designed by famous Dutch illustrator, Anton Pieck, and filmmaker, Peter Reijnders
A Cinderella themed hotel was added to the park in 2009 and is one of the more popular places to stay when visiting
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Address: Europalaan 1, 5171 KW Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands