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World of Birds

Features Animals
Valley Road | Coastal Route, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 2730
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from US$17,67*
1- or 2-day Cape Town Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus tour
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from US$67,60*
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from US$105,59*
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Wild life sanctuary and home to a wide variety of bird life.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“bird park” (21 reviews)
“small animals” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Valley Road | Coastal Route, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
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+27 21 790 2730
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"monkey enclosure"
in 29 reviews
"bird park"
in 21 reviews
"small animals"
in 17 reviews
"honey badger"
in 13 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 10 reviews
"animal lovers"
in 9 reviews
"different species"
in 19 reviews
"hout bay"
in 48 reviews
"love animals"
in 8 reviews
"close encounter"
in 7 reviews
"hop on hop off bus"
in 18 reviews
"whole family"
in 12 reviews
"the city sightseeing bus"
in 7 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 14 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 9 reviews
"blue route"
in 11 reviews
"few hours"
in 14 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

went there as part of the blue line of the Hop on - Hop Off bus. loved the Owls , they were amazing.

Thank IronMuZz
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A bit of the Road but really worth the trip. IT dosent look like a very exciting place but when you arrive IT has really lot to offer. Be sure you come so the monkey land is open. Really funny and a great experience. Nice...More

Thank dagern74
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting venue housing most species in Africa including rescued pets such as parrots and parakeets. Although most of the birds are caged these are walk through fairly generous size enclosures. Pekin chickens, various duck species and other exotic birds don’ t mind moving for you...More

Thank ButterflyArad
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So many species to cover, with tortoises and monkeys added! We thoroughly enjoyed getting squinted with the Black Capped Monkeys in the handling area and the Tortoise encounter was fun to get an up close view. Many of the birds are injured or can't be...More

Thank Blondeee85
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we were a bit uncomfortable seeing so many different species of birds but obviously all in cages. not as natural as in the wild. the work by the team however is remarkable and the small fee makes a big difference, as a bird sanctuary its...More

Thank paul r
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They allow you to go into the Monkey area and interact with the Monkeys. One needs to remove jewellery and they can open a bag.The children loved the feeding of the penguins. The parrots are very colourful/ They also have Tortoises ad other small animals.

Thank Arlene B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited World of Birds on a day where the weather was a bit gloomy in Cape Town and it turned out to be sunny and warm in Hout Bay. We were expecting a selection of birds in a zoo type setting but it was...More

Thank craig592
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On boarding the Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing bus from Long St in the CBD on Sunday 03/12/17 I decided on the blue route & exited the bus on reaching World Of Birds. Admission Fee cost ZAR 115.00 & a parking area for vehicles. A good variety...More

Thank Stephen N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first I was worried that I had just payed to get in to a terrible place. The first few aviaries were very old and worn out looking. But upon getting further in it was not a bad place at all. They had more owls...More

Thank MadDogTraveler
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit place espeecially if u want to teach your children. Its really worth going to this place. I would love to see this place 2nd or 3rd time also. A place where little monkeys comes and sits on your body, that is really...More

Thank sunitavij2015
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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!!
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