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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:
Bohemian Ibiza Market, Emmen 16-7
C’est la Vie Festival, Emmen 21-7
Thursday Meppel Day, Meppel 25-7
Drentse Fiets4Daagse, Westerbork 25/28-7
Folly Art Norg, Norg 28-7/25-8
National Harness Horse Competition, Norg 30-7
Day of Harvest, Orvelte 4-8
Art Market Wezup, Wezup 11-8
Day of the Horse, Orvelte 11-8
Beeldschoon Rolde, Rolde 11-8
Int. Kite Festival, Emmen 16/18-8
Oldtimer Day, Ruinerwold 17-8
Sweelpop, Zweeloo 30-8




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