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Orvelte is a monument village and has protected village status. It is a lively and hospitable village, where people live and work normally in an authentic environment that still truly exudes the atmosphere of a 19th-century Drents esdorp. When you walk through Orvelte you see and feel history. Orvelte is the archetypal village of Drenthe.

Explore the jungle by boat or on foot and meet the elephant family. Spot rhinos and giraffes up close during your truck safari across the savannah. Visit the new beaver enclosure, go on a polar expedition and come face to face with polar bears and penguins. Come to WILDLANDS and take a trip around the world in one day.

Event Agenda:
Bellefair, Echten 20-4
Liberation Festival Drenthe, Assen 5-5
Barrel Foodtruck Festival, Emmen 17/20-5
Sheep Shearing Festival, Exloo 18-5
Horse and Heritage, Frederiksoord 19/20-5
The Lock Days, Dieverbrug 19/20-5
Brocante Spring Fair, Orvelte 25/26-5
Art of Wonder, Assen 31-5/2-6
Canal Festival, Meppel 7/9-6
Woolly Country Life Fair, Vledder 9-6




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