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Affenberg - Monkey Hill

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Close up with Monkeys

This is a great place to get up close to one species of Monkey and feed them popcorn by hand. There... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Genial with young childrens

That’s great. You can see them in the mountain, you give them popcorns. Children love the place... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nicolas P
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Mendlishauser Hof 1 | Mendlishauser Hof, 88682 Salem, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7553 381
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great place to get up close to one species of Monkey and feed them popcorn by hand. There is also an opportunity to see groups of Storks being fed. This is a family friendly and safe site set amongst woods with a...More

Thank CuriousKeith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

That’s great. You can see them in the mountain, you give them popcorns. Children love the place. There are many sitting, looking at you and waiting for food. You can have pick nick in the park closed to the playground area, out of the monkeys...More

Thank Nicolas P
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Great place to see a lot of storks and marmoset monkeys at short distance. You feed the monkeys by hand. Never see so many storks at the same time. The explanations are maybe interesting, but only in German. Definitely worth the price. Kids will love...More

Thank MarcusMilanoMilano
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time! We went on the first tour of the day at 9:30 and would like to give praise to the tour leader (cant remember the name, young blonde woman:) ) because she also spoke in english although we were the only...More

Thank Maša A
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is an open area full of over 200 monkeys! You walk around feed the monkeys popcorn and watch them in their natural environment! Such a unique experience! Then you have the German experience with the Curry Wurst and a nice cold Hefeweisen beer under...More

Thank jstdva
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We were driving from Freiburg to Füssen, after staying in Black Forest for a few days. Driving continuously for 3.5 hours were too much for my young children so we chose to stop at Salem for rest / lunch. Affenberg was definitely a good place...More

1  Thank kennix l
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This place is the best you get to see monkey up close and you even get to feed them popcorn....the monkeys are all size and will come right up to you ...when we went my girls sat on the bench and one came sat right...More

2  Thank shannel b
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a basic tourist attraction as far as information etc goes, but you get the feeling they are growing, improving and expanding all the time. The signs could be a little better and info for non German speakers could be improved, but these are...More

Thank Suzy W
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Our visit to Affenberg was one of the highlights of our trip to Germany! The monkeys are very calm and will come eat the pieces of popcorn right out of your hand. There are plenty of photo opportunities along the way so be sure to...More

3  Thank Josh N
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Visited in June 2017 with our four children aged 8 to 16. This was one of our holiday highlights. Lunch in the restaurant followed by a forest walk to feed the Monkeys popcorn. Kids loved the Monkeys taking the popcorn out of your hand A...More

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Stephanie R
6 March 2015|
Response from worldtravelingmilfam | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they open up until around the 15th of the month, then they are open daily from 0900 to 1800. We went on a Sunday and it was nice but got crowded by 1 pm. You can google Affenburg Salem to see the hours on the... More