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Meerkat Adventures

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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 84 772 9678
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Absolute must see if you are in the area!

We heard about the Meerkat experience when visiting South Africa the previous year and it was... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Leah G
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Very nice experience!

We attended the meerkat adventures in Oudtshoorn and we really enjoyed it! On the first we tried... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
GoKa1960
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Vienna, Austria
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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

We heard about the Meerkat experience when visiting South Africa the previous year and it was everything we hoped it would be. Seeing them in their natural environment as the sun rose was just magical and it was worth the early rise and the wait....More

Thank Leah G
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We attended the meerkat adventures in Oudtshoorn and we really enjoyed it! On the first we tried to take part is was unfortunately raining, but on the next morning the weather was better and the meeerkats came out. Really nice-it was worth to get up...More

Thank GoKa1960
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I came here after having spent several weeks on safari in South African National Parks. I had seen Meerkats in Kgalagadi And Camdeboo national parks although very briefly. I was worried the experience may not be natural enough or might seem contrived, especially at this...More

Thank meandros
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We headed out into the bush at sunrise. Perfect time to witness the environment waking up. Although the focus was on the Meerkats, we saw a variety of animals. Lots of patience is needed for the meerkat sightings, as they do things in their own...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Seeing the meerkats in their natural environment is something we will never forget. Excellent guides - so informative and passionate. Waiting for the first meerkat to appear as the sun rises and the excitement when it does... Watching the rest of the family appear and...More

Thank amtraveller_50
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Devey Glinister is just wonderful. We eventually saw meerkats at our third attempt and it was worth all the effort of getting up early three times. There is a sense of being part of the meerkat world as they wake up and stand facing the...More

Thank Annabelle H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

As promised, they popped up right in front of us. The very informative guide told us all about meerkats, as well as this specific family and the work and research the team do there. These are truly wild animals and so the timing does vary,...More

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Most people visit Oudtshoorn for the Cango Caves and ostriches. Great excursions, but do yourself a favour: Contact De Zeekoe Guesthouse and book their Meerkat Adventure. It means getting up early but it is worth it. The show is run by university students who spend...More

Thank Mel E
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I love 5 day Test Match Cricket and to me this experience was for the Naturalist equivalent. If you prefer 20/20 then go and see Meerkats in a zoo where you will be guaranteed entertainment but the purists will look down their noses at you....More

Thank 216BigAl1958
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Not cheap, but worth it. Get a great view of such a rare and fascinating animal. The guides seemed extremely passionate and knowledgeable which is always good. Also pleasing that the meerkats were still wild, and were not interfered with at all by humans. Not...More

Thank Leaf A
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