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Address: Lusaka, Zambia

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Tawny Lions

Good place to visit. Can see whitr Lions at Close quarters Minus point is lot of automobile junks cluttered around the place

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 June 2016
Uday3027
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Tristan da Cunha
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Tristan da Cunha
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Good place to visit. Can see whitr Lions at Close quarters Minus point is lot of automobile junks cluttered around the place

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De Haan, Belgium
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9 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

Not worth the drive. Two poor white lions in a too small enclosure. The place is littered with old trucks and wrecks of cars. The only positive thing I can say about the place it that the animals looked healthy.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

After a fairly long drive from Lusaka, we arrived at this unusual Game Ranch. Not much to see but the white lions are worth the trip. Although they are not caged, they are in a fairly small area for such majestic animals. However, they looked well-fed, healthy and happy. The ranch must be owned by someone who also owns a... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

While the lions are very impressive (especially the huge white one), it is a bit sad to see them in such small cages. If you're into that sort of thing, then it's definitely worth a visit!

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1 Thank TabiBuch
London, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Visited here with my mother in law, the lady that runs the ranch came out & showed us the lions personally & told us the stories about the lions, their names & where they came from. We were able to get close to the fence & take pictures, the owner called the lions & they came over. All in all... More 

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United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

After reading many of the great reviews, I was really looking forward to going to Parayas, especially to see the white lions, however it wasn't quite as I expected. The game ranch is part of a fully operational farm and unfortunately the landscape is a bit disturbed with scrap metal and broken down vehicles. However, when we drove in and... More 

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Lusaka, Zambia
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

I only went there for the lions. They're so big and playful, considering they are only 4 years old. The ranch also has a good number of Zebra, Antelope, and Buffalo. Nice place.

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Thank NotOneNil
Lusaka
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2014

After reading some many good reviews in Trip Advisor we took the car and went for a Sunday pic nic. Unfortunately the place was not what we expected given the positive reviews. Dirty, grotty, with no character. A sort of messy place in the dust. Experience not to be repeated.

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Karlskrona, Sweden
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367 reviews
306 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

I only visited this place because of the lions even if you can do game drives here. But since I'm travel alone and doesn't want to pay to hire a car I couldn't do that. Instead I payed to see the lions and hoped that I also could get into the cage to play with them. Unfortunately the lions has... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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89 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2014 via mobile

For a quick trip just a few k's out side of Lusaka you can go visit and see white lions and also few brown lions. They were very playful and if I had the whole day I would sit and play with them all day long. The kind lady that was guiding us was great with the lions. Unfortunately I... More 

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