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World of Birds

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“small animals”(18 reviews)
“bird lovers”(10 reviews)
Wild life sanctuary and home to a wide variety of bird life.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Valley Road | Coastal Route, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 2730
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Reviewed yesterday

On the onset this is not a zoo. From my understanding this is a charity based Aviary which I really enjoyed. To my expectation I did not expect to see so many birds at such closed distance. They have tried their best to provide natural...More

Thank Ajay Y
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Firstly the bad reviews aren’t fair! It’s not a zoo! It’s a donation based sanctuary and if you don’t like the condition of the cages please donate and buy them a new one. Considering how poor a lot of the country is I was glad...More

Thank shulsberg
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are interested in birds, then World of Birds is certainly worth a visit. About 150 aviaries, most of them walk through, where you can come face to face with hundreds of different species. We only had a short time available but you could...More

Thank ron d
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say it was a little tired looking, needs a bit of TLC and some maintenance. it looks like it has seen better days.

Thank TaylormadeAdventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on the Hop On Hoff Off bus tour in Cape Town and decided on a whim to stop here. From the outside I was not expecting much-but we were pleasantly surprised. I enjoyed the variety of birds and having the opportunity to get...More

Thank GAIDiver2007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

World of birds is a fantastic place to visit if you enjoy seeing a variety of bird species and other animals. The enclosures are well designed, it feels as though you are in the birds natural environment. We spent most of our morning going through...More

Thank Ilze B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really great day here! The birds and animals all seemed healthy and in good condition. Loved the monkey exhibit and had a great time with that. In response to some other reviews saying it smelled, it’s a place filled with birds so...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to World of Birds on Monday. The general state of the place was not clean and the general state of alot of the birds - not great! Was highly disappointed that the poor beaver is still there spending his life running around in circles.....More

Thank Nixmobile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The visit to this facility was very depressing. Based on the name of the place, I expected to see all kinds of beautiful birds. However, I saw a poorly kept place with animals ranging from birds, monkeys and a few other animals. I admit that...More

Thank ALMtex
Reviewed 9 September 2018

There is so many beautiful birds, eagles, owls, peacocks, and so much more, not to mention the adorable little monkeys who sneaks up to look in your handbag, jumps around and on you, they are quite something! But really really sweet, makes for a wonderful...More

Thank Susan O
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Imogen H
6 September 2016|
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Response from maria s | Reviewed this property |
In April, it was R85 (£3.50-£4.00). But worth it to see the honey badger! And they really need the financial support!!