Animation

Our animation packages

Horizon offers a wide range of activities. You can choose from one of the packages below and we will do the rest! Upon arrival you will receive all necessary information, public transfer tickets, directions... In a nutshell: all information you need for a perfect week


Animation à la carte

Kite party - experience the wind

56€ / 25 children (1 guide ) + 6€ / kite

2 hours

2 hours

Flying the kite is a tradition within the Eastern Culture. Using the kamishaibai, the story of Ping-Li is told. It encourages the students to make a kite in different colors which they can fly afterwards.

Sea butter | Cooking overseas

81.25€ / 25 children ( 1 guide )

120 min

120 min

Let's start cooking! We wil make different kinds of dishes from all over the world, taste hot spices and get acquainted with special eating habits.

Giebelton | Biting fish

81.25€ / 25 children( 1 guide)

120 min

120 min

In the kitchen children make child-friendly fish recipes. They are introduced in the world of fish and will enjoy their self-made fish dish.

James & Co | Sea landscape with paint

62.50€ / 25 children ( 1 guide)

120 min.

120 min.

Let us look at the see through the eyes of a real artist and enjoy the colors of the sea. Afterwards, the children are able to paint that landscape on their own easel.

Wind Painting | Painting with the Wind

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

The wind plays and colors with natural pigments the beach. Light and shadow, let's play, washed up materials are now works of art by our hands. With the class we do a final exhibition and we see each other's creations.


Stereo and lighting

50 €

1 day

1 day

A rousing disco to finish your holiday. The professional sound and lighting system installed by a Horizon employee in your room. (No CDs or DJ)

Postal cards

0.75 per card

The original, must-have Horizon-post cards to send back to the home front.

TV + DVD

free

For a cosy evening!

Beamer + screen

50 €

one day

If you like it large, we have the perfect thing: a projection screen with projector. We install, you just press play!

Lanterns

2.90 / lantern

2 x 30 min.

2 x 30 min.

Two activities for the price of one. Create your own lanterns and take them for a night walk.

Torches

3.50€ / torch

45 min

45 min

An unforgettable walk along the sea!


House of Ensor

Min 15, Max 30

-12 free, + 12 ans: 1.30€

1 hour

1 hour

Make a visit to the house of James Ensor. The museum invites the guests into the wonderful world of this famous artist from Ostend.

Amandine

Min 15, Max 45

2,60€ /child, adults: 3.9€

45 min

45 min

Interested in the active life of a fisherman? Get aboard the Amandine, and discover all its secrets! Guide possible

Mercator

Min 15, Max 45

2,60€/ child, 3.90€/adult

60 min

60 min

A must see in Ostend: the Mercator Museum Ship. Go aboard and travel using objects, pictures and stories back from the days of his glory

North Sea aquarium

Min 15, Max 30

1.30 pp, 1 guide/ 15 kids free

30 min

30 min

This aquarium is situated on the old fishing quai of Ostend. It contains more then 60 living species: fishes, crabs, lobsters and many more!

Strolling down the quay of Ostend

Free

2h

2h

This walk is one to use all your senses: smell, feel, see! We pass the Amandine, the fish stairs, the little fish markets, the ferry, the Sint-Petrus and Paulus church, zeeheldenplein ... We end at the famous Staketsel

Boat trip on the sea Franlis III

Min 55, Max 97

7.80 pp (smaller groups on demand)

60 min

Take a wonderful trip out to sea from the port of Ostend! Enjoy the sun, wind, water, healthy sea air and see the Belgian coast from a different point of view. The tour takes you along the high seas to the Outdoor Power Bank buoy, takes a turn to the coast via the coastline - close to the beach - and sails back to the port of Ostend.

Ferry boat

Max 40

free

10 min

10 min

The "red square on sea","De Nieuwe Visie" and "Roger Raveel" bring pedestrians and cyclists from the west bank to the east bank.

Raversyde

1 museum: 3.90€ / 3 museums: 6.50

1day

1day

Three museums in one! - Walraversijde, where children experience firsthand how the fishing life went on during that period. - Atlantic: The fortifications at Raversijde consist of more than sixty bunkers, two kilometers underground and open corridors, observation posts and artillery positions. Everything is well preserved and are silent witnesses of the turbulent war years on the coast.

Zwin

Free

1 day

1 day

The Zwin is a beautiful nature reserve at the Belgian coast, an ‘international bird airport’, but also a dream for plant lovers. Thanks to the permanent influence of the salty water, the Zwin boasts certain species that can barely be found elsewhere along the Belgian coasts (possible with guide)

Sea chest (without guide)

Free

During stay

During stay

Together with the Falido (free for download) children are able to experiment the beach- and sea life. While playing funny games, children learn about biology which will interest them.


Explorado

5.95

2 to 3 hours

2 to 3 hours

Play, having fun and learning at the same time: that is Explorado! Attractions like the Apollo 3000-simulator and Tornado Shelter are some of the thrilling rides!

Sea life

6,10 pp. 1 / 15 kids free

3 hours

3 hours

More than 50 aquariums show the mysteries of the underwater world. With over 2500 creatures, SEA LIFE offers a splendid selection of the seven oceans.You stand face to face with the largest spider crabs in the world and in the interactive touch pool you can even touch the animals. Furthermore, in the large external section, you discover loony Humboldt penguins, playful otters and impressive sea lions. You can find our seals and sea lions there too.

Storms

5.20pp. 1 guide / 15 kids free

1 hour

1 hour

Breathtaking simulations, special effects, projections and up to date information, confronting you with severe storms, tornadoes, hurricanes and floods …

Boat tour of port of Zeebrugge

Min 50, Max 90

8,9€ pp

75 min

75 min

Spectacular visit of the port! An audio guide is available.

Sea Front

Min 20, Max 20

6.25 / child. 1 guide/ 15 children free + tour = 14

3 h

3 h

Make a stop as the Maritime museum of the Sea front, in the previous fish market of Zeebrugge. This excursion is full of surprises when combining with the submarine Foxtrot and the Light ship Westhinder. You can even make a tour in the harbor. Extras: exercises for the students, free pick nick space, free poste, free drink at the pick nick en free ticket for the counselor.


Go Carts

1h: 3.50€, 2h: 6€, 3h: 7.50€

1, 2, or 3 hours

1, 2, or 3 hours

A must-do at the coast! Always available at Horizon, with our own race circuit!

Photo rally

Free

1

1

An exploratory walk with pictures and challenges.

Dune Game

Min 20, Max 80

Free

2 h

2 h

A big game in the dunes at the coast, full of activities

Quiz: who gets the most fish

Min 20, Max 80

Free

2h

2h

A funny quiz, excellent for a rainy day.

Play Cart

Free

Do you want to spend a day on the beach? Don't forget our beach cart.It contains 25 shovels, 10 buckets, 2 balls and 2 frisbees.

Bouncy Castle

½ day: 100€, 1 day: 130 euro

½ day or 1 day

Ideal combination with go carts: the bouncy castle! We install the castle close to the building where you are staying.

Crazy Bikes

Min 10, Max 50

65 € / 10 bikes

1 day

1 day

Every rode a bike which does not really fit the complete description of a normal bike? No, well then this is your chance! Fun assured!

Ice cream

1.5€ per ice cream

Fresh ice cream delivered on your door step.

Circus

on request

min. 120 min

min. 120 min

This is circus workshop given by a professional artist. The children learn to play with devil sticks, to juggle, flower sticks, dancing on a big ball ... Different possibilities available: one day, half a day. Request your personal quote.

Minigolf

3,40 / student (counselor free)

1h30

1h30

One cannot visit the Belgian coast without playing minigolf. It is a quiet activity for the children in Bredene.

Goolfy | Indoor Blacklight minigolf

Min 15, Max 15

+ 12: 3.40€ + 12: 5.20€

1h15

1h15

Indoor minigolf only with blacklight. Safari theme!

Plopsaland De Panne

16€ (PlopsAqua + 12.30€)

1 day

1 day

Unforgettable day out in Plopsaland. A combination with Plopsaque is possible.


Fierce Willem - Experience game

56€ / 25 kids (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

Between the dunes and the Sea we find Pirate Willem. Well, he used to be pirate as he is retired now. Can you help him?

Villa les Zephyrs | Treasures from history

56€ / 25 children(1 guide)

120 min

120 min

The students will learn the about the history of tourism and heritage from the coast.

Earth bal | A wavy game

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

The earth bal is ideal for a large group. This game is non-competitive and offers a wide range of interesting game situations.

Flar- en Flora trail | Experience the nature

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

A musical puppet show, a small observation tour and a surprising game in the world of the sea, beach and dunes.

Alain Provist | Impro

143€ / 25 children ( 1 guide )

120 min

Together we dive into the dressing suitcase and we push the boundaries as dressed in diverse characters. What is important in theater? What is improvisation? And how we can work together as a team to achieve a nice finale?

Space eaters | Room for nature

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

Through this game in the dunes we try to sensitize students for the conservation of nature and open space on our coast. The game creates a great deal of atmosphere and learns youngsters to observe critically.

Playing in the dunes | Experience the dunes

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

Children explore using a toy chest the unique habitat of the dunes.

Tour d'Horizon | Maritime discovery

Min 25, Max 100

286€

120 min

120 min

The East Bank forms a beautiful scenery where you can discover the fishery. You make an on-site imaginative exploration through marine life. Team building is a priority just as within the fishing community.

Journey of light | The light

Min 25, Max 75

143

120 min

120 min

This is a walk towards the Lange Nelle, the lighthouse of Oostende which greats the people of the coast every night. If you look closely, there is more to discover: in the summer in the evening, in the winter in the dark night under the stars. At the end of the tour, an old fisherman will great you and tells you one of his stories.


Biking

Min 10, Max 50

½ day: 8.50€ /bike, full day 12€/bike

Half or a full day

Half or a full day

The bike is the ideal way of visiting the coast!

Beach- and surf sport

on demand

3+ hours

3+ hours

A day full of adventure and fun on the beach and the sea! The children will learn how to surf, kayak, raft and beach carting. Of course, all under professional guidance.

Sun Parks

8

3h

3h

Enjoy a day full of sub-tropical fun in De haan. There is a wave-pool, a hydrotube, an outside pool, jetstreams ... You name it! If you stay longer than 3 hours, you are allowed to use the volley-ball field.

Sportievak | Kindergarten sports day

6€ / child (> 75 children), 7.50€ / child (between 40 and 75 children)

2h30

2h30

An acting and movement outreach to practice the motor skills of children. We start with a warm-up dance with all the children together. Then we provide several games where the motor skills are practiced. Some of the offer: bouncy castle, parachute, giant ball, climbing, bounce ball, all kinds of bikes, throwing and catching ... The group is divided into a group of 15 children accompanied by a teacher. After 10 to 15 minutes, the group moves on to the next activity. Sportievak brings all the necessary material and provides four counselors who help at the various stations. If desired, additional supervisors may be provided (price on request)

Sportievak | Sportdag Elementary school sports day

€ 13.50 / student (first day), Half Day Challenge games: € 6 / student (€ 5 / pupils from 40 persons

Complete day 9h30 - 12:00 and from 13:00 - 15:30

Complete day 9h30 - 12:00 and from 13:00 - 15:30

In this formula, we combine a half day "challenge games " with a half-day sport initiations. For the latter, choose three or four activities. Each sport can be tested under the guidance of an experienced instructor. Then we move on to the next exercise session. The students are divided into groups of 12-15 people. Challenge Games During the "Challenge games" we go through all sorts of fun sports to find the best sportsman and sportswoman of the group. Not only the sportsmanship, but also a portion of knowledge and happiness is required. A distinction is made between contracts for 1st - 3rd grade and 4th - 6th grade! We conclude with a final game.

Sportievak | Adventure sports day pupils

€ 17 / student, half day challenge games: € 6 / student (€ 5 from 40 people)

full day: 09:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 15:30

In this formula, we combine team building sports with some adventure sports: Activities: Archery - Mountain biking - Earth ball - aLoop - Archery Tag - Bubble Ball - team building additional cost of € 2 for both Archery Tag and Bubble Ball, currently the program only provides Archery Tag OR Bubble Ball

Sportievak | Omnisport Day Horizon

€ 15 / student (+ 2euro / pupil for bubble ball or archery tag)

full day: 09:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 15:30

full day: 09:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 15:30

Tthis formula provides different omni sports and new games. Activities on the program: Teambuilding - kinbal - archery - tchouckbal - flag football - street dance - kubbs - earth ball- aLoop - ... Bubble Ball: cost + € 2 Archery Tag: cost + € 2 Each sport can be tested under the guidance of an experienced instructor. Then we move on to the next exercise session. The students are divided into groups of 12-15 people.

Sportievak | Bubble Ball

Max 12

25€ / hour / ball

per hour

per hour

Bubble Ball is a fun variation of football in which participants wear an inflated suit. The players walk, run and fall without feeling anything. Because your upper body is placed into a large round ball you can bump to each other while playing soccer. Bubble Ball is a unique event!

Sportievak | Archery

Max 25

75€/hour

per hour

Archery is a sport for the young and old, male or female, able-bodied or disabled, in short, a sport for everyone. During the initiation, you learn the basic techniques and how to aim. Once you have the basics, we play different games.

Sportievak | Obstacles Course

300

3h

3h

Bouncy obstacle course with guidance! Children can play freely but relay games are also available. Including animator

Sportievak | Archery Tag

150 / hour

per hour

Archery Tag is the latest craze! In addition to the traditional archery, there now exists the possibility to really shoot each other. With custom bows and arrows with special foam points, it is possible to shoot at each other without any danger. The ideal combination between archery and paintball!

Sportievak | Mountainbike

Max 20

€ 15 / bike rental + € 75 supervisor / hour

1h

A mountain bike ride in the neighborhood. We explore a nearby mountain route under the guidance of an experienced instructor. Always with guidance, not possible to only rent bikes! Sessions of 1 hour.

Sportievak | Teambuilding

Max 60

300

2h30

2h30

Using fun relay games we get to know each other better. We work in small groups and do different tasks. For each assignment, the groups are redistributed.

Sportievak | Sport Initiations

90€ / sport

2h30

An initiation / introduction to a particular sport: • kinbal • poull ball • flag football • tchouckbal • bouncebal • kubbs • bumball • speedminton • baseball


Tuur the shrimp

100€ / 25 kids (1 guide)

150 min

150 min

Looking and catching shrimps is a real treasure hunt! With the proper clothing we enter the water and find these little creatures.

Catching crabs near the pier (with guide)

100€ / 25 kids (1 guide)

120min

120min

Children will put down their own nets at the "Staketsel"

Catching schrimps (with guide)

78€ / 25 kids (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

For the smaller children, we have the perfect "catching" experience. In the shallow waters we will try to seek with our nets the most interesting animals.

Sand, Sun, Sea | Wagon full of impulses

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

Large and small beach equipment, sand molds and fantasy objects put our youngest children up to motion exercises, songs and relaxation moments.

The kit of Faldido

56€ / 25 kids (1 guide)

120min

120min

We use the experimental kit of very the naive pirate Faldido. This kit contains a lot of material to delve into the North Sea Life. The students look into the world of sea and beach. A lot of biological aspects are discovered using playful assignments to encourage the curiosity of the students .

€ 56/25 children (one guide) + entrance Raversyde

120 min

120 min

There is no better place to face the the fisherman's life during the Middle Ages rather than in Walraversyde.

'T Zeehuis

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

Create an imaginative exploration of marine life and discover the fishermen's life as an ordinary seaman, motorist or boater.

Boels Barak | The world in grains

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

An excellent session for experiential daredevils who love to explore the world and playfully experiment with matters.

Zeekicks | Port Operations

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

A fascinating experience tour of a port city with a rich past.

Water for Life | An encounter

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

The children experience a water festival in which they are challenged to experience water in all varieties and experience.

Boreas | The wind in the sails

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

Boreas provides the sea, beach and dunes, packed in a sturdy coat, to feel, taste, see, hear and smell.

Outside West | Map and compass initiation

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

Playfully we find our way and we do not lose track of where we are. The trainer teaches the students the tricks of the trade and let them discover the lesser-known spots in and around the East Bank.

Colors of the sea | discover playing

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

A beach cabin storming the dune. The drawers are colorful and fun projects are hidden so the oldest children and youngest students get acquainted with the maritime world.

Marine and coastal explorer | on inquiry

136.50 / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

The students get acquainted with different ecosystems from the beach. Ecology is paramount.

Watching strange things | To see the world

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

That strange guy Simon chases the children to look at things differently and gives the world a hundred thousand colors.

Royal tour | Exploring the city

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

The Belle Epoque made Ostend grow gracefully and bloom abundantly. We are searching for the tracks and worthy testimony of the grandeur of those days.

Simon de beachcomber | Coast line Research

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

Along with the guide the students walk the shoreline and collect all kinds of objects: sea shells, seaweed, crabs, fishing nets. Tracking, scanning and name; the children act like real researchers

Mercator | The sea in the world

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

First you have to get to know the boat. We have a look on board the Mercator. The young trainee officers get interesting assignments and are acquainted with the private world of the sea. Best mates are not always ashore!

Window on World War II | Visiting Atlantic

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

The Atlantic in Raversijde is a unique relic of the two world wars. Challenging methods force children and young people to push their boundaries, let them reflect on freedom and conflict resolution.

Post from Battery Aachen | Story behind WWI

56€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

Through letters from Battery Aachen, a battery where German soldiers stayed during World War I, the students get the chance to experience a moment of how both Flemish children as German soldiers experienced the war.

Fort Napoleon | Experience (the) stones

87.50 / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

A guide guides the journey through this monument in a quirky way and encourages teens to figure out the fort with its rich history.

Photography

on request (20 children per workshop)

min. 3h

min. 3h

Get started with our professional photographers! The children learn the basics of photography with a Canon SLR. Making good images is an art that is learned best from an early age. What techniques are required? How do I learn to use the camera? How do I edit my photos? Per child, we provide a Canon SLR camera and an iPad to edit the pictures!

Multimedia

on request (20 children per workshop)

min. 3h

min. 3h

During this interactive workshop, teach the children (and staff) to cope with the latest technological advances. During this workshop the children get started with music, web, film and ... DRONES.

Under the mirror of Spuikom

68€ / 25 children (1 guide)

120 min

120 min

The Spuikom is popular with the people of Ostend and Bredene and is best known for water recreation. You can do some sailing, fishing, diving, surfing, ... but this large pond is also a very interesting habitat that is ideal for water research. Through various experiments, we examine various properties of the Spuikom water. Search with a landing net for what lives beneath the mirror of the Spuikom. Look for the water birds, fish and other organisms. This lake full of life is definitely worth a look!