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La Maison des Loups

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Address: Les Forges, 09110 Orlu, France
Phone Number:
+33 5 61 64 02 66
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Excellent wolf sanctuary

We went to the Maison des Loups the day it opened this year. It's located at the end of the road to Orlu alongside a clutch of other attractions, such as Accrobranch, a few craft... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Toulouse, France
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Toulouse, France
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123 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Maison des Loups the day it opened this year. It's located at the end of the road to Orlu alongside a clutch of other attractions, such as Accrobranch, a few craft shops, a couple of restaurants and an outdoor activity centre. Thirty euros for a family of four was reasonable; the different types of wolves have... More 

Thank MilesCF
Kansas City, MO
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Beautiful preserve with several types of wolves in large, natural enclosures. Be sure to go when they feed, so you can see them up close. I also recommend the "tunnel of vision" where you get to have a really up-close experience with the wolves from inside a viewing box (extra charge, but well worth it). The place is beautiful, and... More 

1 Thank BL727
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5 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I visited with my husband and wish we had gone earlier in the day as I could have easily spent a day there. The opportunity to see the wolves so closely was wonderful. Watching the Canadian and Arctic wolves during feeding time was very interesting despite the language barrier. It was great to be able to observe the several different... More 

Thank Hazel O
Brno, Czech Republic
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We enjoyed this place so much that we stayed the whole day here. First, we visited the Canadian wolves during their feeding time. The keeper gave us a lot of interesting information about the pack and its way of living. Afterwards, we explored the area: there are several different kind of wolves (Arctic, European..), as well as domestic animals, like... More 

Thank MizuNoInu
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

You can get very close to the wolves and there were even two young whelps which we saw up close. Also not to crouded and mostly under trees, which was good since it was very hot when we visited

1 Thank Bob D
Bradford, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

My friend and I had an enjoyable time here seeing the wolves, their cubs and feeding time. There is also a farm with piglets, goats, kids and chickens. And 2 places to eat.

1 Thank jakradice
Lagarde, France
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150 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015

to be frank, seeing wolves in a park did not interest me, but I was wrong. What a beautiful park. One, of course, has to go at a time when the wolves are being fed. We saw 7 Canadian wolves, 2 Polish wolves and their pup, and 4 Artic wolves. We went with our grandchildren who loved the sittings and... More 

2 Thank Sukey51
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54 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

We went at a time when the wolves had lost their winter coat so looked a little skinny but this didn't detract from their presence. The keeper's talk was informative as we watched the Canadian wolves feed and then we had time to walk through the woods to see other types of wolves. These were harder to spot and the... More 

2 Thank GMMelbourne
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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56 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2014

If you love nature and animals then this is the place to go to. Amazing opportunity to see various species of wolves in this beautiful surroundings. Best time to go is feeding time so call the parc ahead to know when this is done. Went there with my son when it first opened, it was not as developed as it... More 

1 Thank CMaitlandWalker
Crook, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2014

This is an amazing opportunity to get to see wolves in their natural habitat. The park has been set up to teach about and preserve a variety of sub-species of Wolf. Great thought has been put into how the visitor gets to observe the Wolf. I particularly like the specially designed viewing platforms so your view of the wolves is... More 

2 Thank KtMehers

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