What to do in the “Betuwe” area? The 5 best tips!

Are you going to our Hotel & Spa for the first time or are you already familiar with us but not yet in our area? Then you will probably wonder what there is to do around the Fruit Park. Well, here’s what we found for you: the 5 best activities that we have selected for you in the Betuwe.

Ouwehands Zoo – Rhenen

Always wanted to see giant pandas up close? Then go to The zoo “Ouwehands” in Rhenen.

From Fruitpark Hotel & Spa it is a 20-minute drive to this huge zoo. You can, among other things, attend the sea lion show, go to the playground, admire animals, go to a circus show and much more!

View the website here!

Moeke Mooren – Appeltern

Do you enjoy solving an escape room or maybe bowling? Then “Moeke Mooren” in the village Appeltern is highly recommended! It is approximately a 20-minute drive from Fruitpark Hotel & Spa. They organize a lot here, not only indoor activities but also outside activities. Cruises, Tuk Tuks and Flyboarding are also offered.

View the website here!


Loevestein Castle – Poederoijen

Would you like to go for a walk in the beautiful area? Then discovering the history of Loevestein Castle is the perfect idea & location! Visiting Loevestein Castle for a day is fun for young and old. What can you do in and around Loevestein Castle?

– Explore the castle and the fortress independently with your personal key.

– Get a private tour.

– Walking or cycling in the natural environment called Munnikenland.

View the website here!


National Glass Museum – Leerdam

In the National Glass Museum you will find various exhibitions and new exhibitions of modern and contemporary glass art. You can also undertake activities in the museum yourself. For example, there are design competitions and you can complete a bingo card by searching all the displayed glass artworks.

View the website here!.


Military Museum – Buren

Since 1972, the Military Museum has been located in a historic building in the village called Buren.

A unique collection of objects in a very unique building that includes beautiful stories as well. During the tour you will discover the past, present and future of the Military. View the website here!