1. In the middle of the Veluwe
  2. 3 km of the center of Ede
  3. Many cultural hot spots in the environment

Vacation in Ede

Bospark Ede is located in Ede in Gelderland. This area is characterized by a versatility in landscapes: from forests to vast pastures to drifting sands. In the vicinity, there are many cycling and strolling routes in the nature areas and the nice villages nearby such as Lunteren, Otterlo, Bennekom, Harskamp or Wekerom.  Also, sportive guests can indulge: the environment is perfect for an active mountain bike tour. At Bospark Ede, you can rent mountain bikes at the reception to go on a adventurous mountain bike tour of the environment near Bospark Ede.

Besides the great nature, many cultural hot spots can be found nearby. For example, theKröller-Müller Museum witth the second largest Van Gogh collection in the world and the impressive Paleis het Loo with its lovely gardens. Of course, a visit to National park De Hoge Veluwe is a must. You can take a safari with the forester here, stroll, cycle or horse riding.

Tips for a day out during your vacation in Ede

Not only the facilities  of our park offer top notch entertainment, but there is also plenty to do in and around Ede for both young and old. Visit one of the many museums, animal parks, attraction parks or indoor and outdoor playgrounds. Bospark Ede is located at not even 3 kilometers distance of the nice city center of Ede. Here, you can shop to your delight, have a drink at the terrace or go to Pathé Ede: the largest cinema of the Netherlands. During high season, do not forget to visit ice cream parlor Bernardo's. This ice cream parlor is one of the best ice cream parlors of the Netherlands and serves great flavors of Italian scooping ice cream.

In cooperation with Ticketsplus, we offer you the best days out in the environment. For many great day outs, you can buy tickets at the reception.

Day out tip: Heideweek

The last week of August revolves around the Heideweek in Ede. In Ede, more than 70 events are organized, such as the Heideoptocht through the center of Ede and various fairs such as during the Oud Lunterse Dag in Lunteren. The Heideweek is a week of feasts and one of the largest events in Gelderland. The feast is for both young and old very much fun to visit. Whether you are sauntering through the city or want to dance to live music, fun is guaranteed!

Day out tip: Eating on wheels

Are you staying at Bospark Ede during summer season? You must certainly visit the food festival:: Eating on wheels. The Akoesticum terrain is transferred into an open air restaurant with 30 food trucks! Come and enjoy various mobile kitchens at the food festival while you are sitting at wooden picnic tables or on a picnic blanket. For young children, the festival is great because they can enjoy the puppet theater or make up corner. After the bellies are filled, you can end the day dancing at the theater to live music. 

Day out tip: Kröller-Müller Museum

In the Kröller-Müller Museum, you can find the second largest Van Gogh collection in the world. In the gallery, many works of Vincent van Gogh can be admired. There are also top pieces of modern artist to be admired, such as Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso and Piet Mondriaan. A stroll through the statue garden near the museum is also worth the effort. See the more than 160 sculptures of leading artists, from Aristide Maillol to Pierre Huyghe.

Day out tip: Klompenpaden

Take the most beautiful strolls over the Veluwe via the Klompenpaden. Stroll over country estates, historic paths and even right across the farmland via the Klompenpaden. Enjoy the rest, nature and culture while strolling over the Klompenpaden. Because of the various mapped out routes, there is plenty to discover and experience during your stroll. In Ede, eleven different Klompenpaden can be found. With routes of different lengths, every kind of stroller has a suitable Klompenpad. The Klompenpaden are ideal to explore Ede in a unique way.

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