Tips voor kids
At Hanneke's picking garden you can pick your own bouquet on a large piece of land in Biddinghuizen! You will receive a basket and a pair of scissors from Hanneke. Now you can choose the most beautiful flowers for a self-composed and original bouquet. In the spring, the Tulip picking garden is also open, where you can pull a bunch of tulips out of the ground. In the greenhouse you can drink a cup of coffee or tea with a treat, while enjoying the view of the blooming garden.
Visit the Orchideeën Hoeve and experience an unforgettable journey through more than 25,000 m² of tropical gardens. Spot thousands of colorful butterflies in the largest butterfly garden in Europe, dream away under a cloud of innumerable 'floating' flowers, feed the clownish parrots and let the adventurer loose in you in the spectacular jungle playground or the brand new Jungletheater. Do not frighten past monkeys, red-tailed catfish, flying squirrels and hissing snakes.
Children can clamber and climb, jump on the inflatables, play in the covered ball pit and go skating on the go-kart track or eat delicious pancakes. On the petting zoo there is an indoor and outdoor playground where children can fully enjoy themselves.
Experience the 17th century at the Batavia Yard! Here lies the authentic reconstruction of VOC ship Batavia. Enthausiastic volunteers guide you through the world of historic shipbuilding. Visit the ship the Batavia and listen to the most beautiful stories about life on board, the VOC and sea hero Michiel de Ruyter.
The largest, most adventurous and most educational play forest in the Netherlands!
Climbing and scrambling, building a hut or splitting water. You can get dirty!
In the middle of the Zuigerplasbos in Lelystad is the largest and most adventurous play forest in the Netherlands, the Belevenissenbos. 25 hectares of forest, water and meadow full of opportunities for children aged 6 to 16 to experience nature.
Aviation theme park Aviodrome tells the fascinating story of Dutch aviation and turns it into unique adventures! View more than 100 aircraft inside and outside, such as the Boeing 747 and the Uiver. Children live in one of the children's attractions. During the pilot training they feel like a real pilot. One thing is certain: time flies at Aviodrome!
Pancake restaurant "The Great Kabouterbos" in Dronten In the most beautiful forest of Flevoland you imagine yourself in a real kabouterbos. You can sit inside along the large characteristic fireplace or outside on the large terrace with a huge amount of play options for the children.
In the heart of the Noordoostpolder you will find MeerZoo, a place where visitors can play, learn and meet special animals. The park is a combination of an animal park, playground, care farm and a petting zoo. For example, they have colorful turkeys, sweet owls, pigs, parrots, skunks and stick insects and much more.