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“A marvelous & educational experience ”
Review of Birds of Eden

Birds of Eden
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US$16,27*
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Birds of Eden Self Guided Tour
Ranked #4 of 14 things to do in The Crags
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Birds of Eden is part of the South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA). Birds of Eden is the largest single-dome free flight aviary in the world, spanning 2.3 hectares of natural forests, streams and dams. With over a kilometre of walkways, visitors can experience the thrill of spotting almost 3500 previously captive birds of over 200 different species flying free and living natural lives. The scenery alone warrants a visit with hundreds of different plant and tree species plus there are giant fruit bats, golden-handed tamarins and the smallest of the antelopes, Blue duikers. Visits to Birds of Eden are self-guided and you are free to wander for as long as you wish at your own pace. Guided tours for group bookings can also be arranged on request at no additional cost.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities, Baby buggy parking, Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We spent at least an hour wandering around this amazing aviary observing and experiencing the birds. All kinds of colorful birds from around Africa and other places. Birds that like to be on the ground, around water, and flying high in the treetops we're all there. We definitely recommend stop for your self guided tour.

Thank Consultcinda
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

It was great going round the aerial walkways and seeing the birds feeding a flying around but when went into the pond and garden areas it was absolutely astounding to see all the different birds just mingling with the tourist. I wish the grand children could have been us.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

fantastic experience and most surprising that it wasn't too crowded so we din not have to queue for too long.
Excellent knowledgeable guide who explained very clearly

Thank anthony b
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

The birds are in beautiful surroundings, the walk through the woods is lovely and sometimes dramatic, bird calls and sightings - if you like birds this is for you!

Thank eldon69zuill
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

This was great, walking freely in the world's largest aviary. We saw many species and could go back a bit if we missed something.

Thank CharmaineJoey
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