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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 84 772 9678
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Meerkat Magic

Absolutely fantastic experience to view these creatures in the wild . They have been habituated to... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Robyn H
via mobile
5 stars for meerkats; 0 stars for organization

5 stars for meerkats: Seeing the meerkats is really fun and special. You learn a lot about them... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Toronto, Canada
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“folding chairs” (11 reviews)
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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 84 772 9678
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic experience to view these creatures in the wild . They have been habituated to humans but are not fed . We observed them emerging from their burrows for a couple of hours before they went off foraging for the day . The guide...More

Thank Robyn H
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

5 stars for meerkats: Seeing the meerkats is really fun and special. You learn a lot about them, and get to spend quite a lot of time watching them. The guy running the tour is very knowledgable. 0 stars for organization: The time on your...More

1  Thank WonderingCanadian416
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were unsure what quite to expect. But what a great experience. We were greated by the 2 young rangers who offered tea coffee before our tour started. Given a chair and blanket, ( understand 7am in winter its only about 3 or dregees C)....More

Thank Jolise400
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This is not for everyone. Meerkats in their natural habitat do whatever they want so you need a certain love for nature and patience to motivate yourself to get up at 4am. We were lucky because they had chosen the closest burrow to the cars...More

1  Thank EmmaAlt
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have to say the way this family/company manages the reservation process is not the normal one. you have to book and also call the day before to make sure you are at the right time at the meeting point (the side of the road,...More

Thank shei211
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Meerkats are part of the shy 5 group in Africa so it was a thrill to be able to see them. We had two really great guides that answered loads of questions. The dedication they have to these little animals is incredible. Someone has to...More

Thank Heathertster
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We were very excited to see the meerkats in the wild, so as advertised on the website we tried to contact them a day before (no answer). So I guess we ll save 440 rands per persons and see them at the Cango wildlife ranch.

Thank Gregory P
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a complete waste of time and money. Had to wake up before sunlight to catch the meerkats, arrive to a tea or coffee you have to make yourself, and some biscuits that the guide seemed more interested in feeding the mice. Meerkats themselves...More

2  Thank Alex B
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Well worth the early wake-up to see these creatures as they come out and meet the day. We were really appreciative of the guides taking pictures of us as well since we couldn't move around much as we were watching them. The guides were knowledgeable...More

Thank Jenn W
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The experience was well worth the early start and the wait for the meerkats to wake up and show themselves they were so cute. We watched them warm up and stand guard and then frolic about for a good hour or so before they scampered...More

1  Thank Ann W
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