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Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary is part of the South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA). Monkeyland first opened its gates to the public in 1998 amidst much skepticism, a sanctuary of this kind had never been attempted before; multiple primate...more
Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Monkeyland Road | Animal Alley, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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An alright addition to Birds of Eden. Not very informative, and if you don’t see one of the types of monkey, you are out of luck. Yes u can’t sit in one place and watch, but need to stay with your group. Our guide was...More
Visitinng the Monkeyland was really just plain awesome! We found out a lot about various species living there and heard some very sad stories about how some of the inhabitants came to be there. I very much like the fact all monkeys live "free" in...More
Having been on many game drives in more natural environments, my expectation was not that high - but this monkey experience exceeded my expectations! We saw - up close - 10 of the 11 types of monkeys that they have here (including lemurs and gibbons,...More
Wow what an experience. We had a lovely guide which was very informative of all the monkeys and clearly loved her job. It was an amazing experience to be so close and in the monkeys space, I was surprised how many species they have in...More
We have been before to Monkeyland, we bought the three park admission and worked out as really great value.
Our guide was a little disinterested during the tour, maybe he was just really tired. He did offer to take our photo and was kind to...More
What a beautiful, lovely institution for poor animals. Jukani, Birds of Eden and Monkeyland are definitely worth a visit. Such a stunning and incredible place, really a paradise for the animals, who sadly had such a bad past.
You can feel the love and passion...More
Nice little walk around the park with the right amount of talking by the guide. Nice to be able to wonder and see monkeys eating! You can get pretty close and it’s a neat experience that you are walking amount wild animals and not watching...More
We greatly enjoyed our guided tour to Monkeyland. Our knowledgeable guide was Ralph, who was very good.
We come from an area that has lots of wild monkeys, so before visiting we did not expect to be 'wowed' by this sanctuary. However, we were wrong!...More
A great place to visit. Our guide was very informative and enthusiastic on our walk. She told us lots of facts about the different primates and ensured we saw all the species resident in the forest. The gibbons were the highlight of the tour.
Hi! there were several tours in english, and other languages also, but not so frequent. If you speak english, dont worry as youll be able to do a tour without waiting more than half hour...if you speak another language, then... More
Hi! there were several tours in english, and other languages also, but not so frequent. If you speak english, dont worry as youll be able to do a tour without waiting more than half hour...if you speak another language, then check with them