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Meerkat Magic

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Scenic Cape Route 62, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
+27 44 272 3077
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Well worth it

An early morning start which is worth it to listen to the experts and understand how false some... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bradders242
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Wimborne, United Kingdom
Wake up early and see this wonder

Did not want to wake up for this tour.it was cold that morning and I was hungry. We were provided... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
B2612QVjaneth
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Scenic Cape Route 62, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An early morning start which is worth it to listen to the experts and understand how false some documentaries are. Of course the meerkats are cute.

Thank bradders242
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Did not want to wake up for this tour.it was cold that morning and I was hungry. We were provided with blankets and coffee before departure.the weather was awful and overcast.the guide warned us that we may not see anything.we got to the site and...More

Thank B2612QVjaneth
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Don't miss this tour. It's so loveley and sweet to see tis little animals.and how they life. You got a lot of background information from the gids.

Thank frank_lammers88
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had to scrape the ice off the car windscreen on a really cold morning yesterday before embarking this trip. So worth it though! We were met by our guides who took us a short way to the viewing area. Hot drinks, biscuits and blankets...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We left at dawn when it was 0 degrees to sit outside and wait for the meekats to get up .The guide was very knowledgeable and fun . He spoke for nearly 2 hours. We were lucky the meerkats appeared after about 40 minutes ....More

1  Thank mark w
Reviewed 18 July 2017

My wife and I were the only people on the tour on a freezing June morning but it was well the effort. Sat and watched a family of five meerkats for a couple of hours. As it was cold and cloudy the meerkats took their...More

Thank Colin N
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Oh they just melted my heart. You have to walk to whatever burrow the Meerkats decide to use that night, and carry a foldup chair. Once there you sit and wait until the Meerkats decide it is time to get up. Then they sun themselves...More

1  Thank maureend105
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing opportunity to see and learn about these amazing creatures. We were assured that we would see the meerkats, we had to wait longer (probably up to an hour) than expected before they appeared, but they did appear in abundance. We were...More

2  Thank ew25
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Early rise to leave by 05:45. Hot coffee on hand to warm us up. Very knowledgeable guides add to the experience. The sight of that first little head popping out of the burrow is priceless. What an awesome,personal experience. Always take something warm to wear.

2  Thank trevgail
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

You will have to wake up really early to experience the meerkats but it is certainly worth it. Meerkats you won't see in zoos so this is one of the few possibilities to actually see them. This was a special experience and it's worth the...More

1  Thank Hans K
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Marlene D
30 July 2017|
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Response from ew25 | Reviewed this property |
Via their website, google meerkat adventures
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Davidop
1 November 2016|
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Response from Marie H | Reviewed this property |
Phone or WhatsApp Devey on 0847729678. He's very helpful! He is fully booked for 3 months ahead so Good Luck!
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Debbie B
17 November 2015|
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Response from Pretorianers | Reviewed this property |
Go to website of De Zeekoe guesthouse, contact them and explain your problem I am sure they will help. Best is to book your stay with them . If you can't drive on your own to the meeting point for the adventure, they will... More
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