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Het Zwin

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Graaf Leon Lippensdreef 8, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
+32 50 60 70 86
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Beautiful for seabird lovers but overpriced for general public

Without any doubt, nature is the big winner with the recent evolutions and extension of the Zwin at... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Filip T
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Brussels, Belgium
Nature walk with the family

Great little place. It was recommended and nearly missed because of the changing weather... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
nik l
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“nature park” (5 reviews)
“nice walk” (3 reviews)
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Graaf Leon Lippensdreef 8, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
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+32 50 60 70 86
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Without any doubt, nature is the big winner with the recent evolutions and extension of the Zwin at Knokke. On the other side, an entrance fee of €12 pp for a provincial domain is not too cheap and a parking spot "in the middle of...More

Thank Filip T
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Great little place. It was recommended and nearly missed because of the changing weather. Interesting use of technology to get young (and old ) ones interested in bird life. Great flight simulator, egg identification etc. Outside is long enough to keep the kids going but...More

Thank nik l
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

First visit of the renewed visitor center. Nice use of technology and all worked well (hope it stays like this). The outer parc was a bit dissapointing as not many bird were present and I guess the dunes around the parc are more interessting and...More

Thank nathaliedb2014
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The park is beautiful, a great place for some nice walks. Different routes are available. Entry is quite expensive and so is the cafetaria. I personally do not like the building they put up there, something more natural would have been better instead of black...More

Thank Barry N
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

't Zwin in Knokke is a nature park that is renovated to a wonderfull place. All quand off birds come from very far places to stay in 't Zwin. In this Top Place you can walk by yourself or with a guide to see all...More

Thank Zutterman
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

If you are looking for a place to do long walk with your dog, you need to look elsewhere - in the offical Zwin domain, accessible from teh Belgian side, dogs are not allowed. Unfortunately, it's not indicated well, so we already were queuing to...More

1  Thank PatrickMerlevede
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The Zwin park before and after renovation is simply completely different, better and more animal friendly. Nice bistro beside the entrance

Thank Daniel19721972
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Many years ago Knokke used to boast a small airport. The planes are long gone but the birds continue visit the silted-up estuary of the Zwin every year. The new visitor centre provides an excellent introduction to the ever changing avian population of the marshes...More

1  Thank Roger K
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Windswept salt water nature reserve - well worth a relaxing walk. We only had a couple of hours so we didn't have time for the park. Allow 3+ hours.

Thank earthpie
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We always go there by bike. The view is beautiful. We never paid the entrance fee as from outside, the landscape is beautiful enough.

Thank Nicolas E
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