Efteling in the Netherlands
Efteling is the largest park in the Netherlands and one of the biggest theme parks in the world. Efteling is located in the town of Kaatsheuvel, in the municipality of Loon op Zand. It has received over 100 million visitors and tourist.
In 1950, Efteling Nature Park theme Foundation (Stichting Natuurpark de Efteling) was created by the mayor of Loon, R.J. van der Heijden, filmmaker Peter Reijnders, and designer artist Anton Pieck (1895-1987). The foundation was called after the 16th-century farm Ersteling.
The Efteling welcomed 3,240,000 Tourist in 2007, making it the most famous theme park in the Netherlands.In 2009 the park’s attendance surpassed 4,000,000 visitors, making it the most popular tourist day trip destination of all categories.
Adventures with Jaap in Efteling
Aquanura 2012 – Efteling, The