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World of Birds

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Valley Road | Coastal Route, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 2730
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1- or 2-day Cape Town Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus tour
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  • Poor4%
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“bird park”(20 reviews)
“small animals”(17 reviews)
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Wild life sanctuary and home to a wide variety of bird life.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Valley Road | Coastal Route, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
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+27 21 790 2730
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"monkey enclosure"
in 29 reviews
"bird park"
in 20 reviews
"small animals"
in 17 reviews
"honey badger"
in 14 reviews
"animal lovers"
in 9 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 9 reviews
"different species"
in 20 reviews
"love animals"
in 8 reviews
"hout bay"
in 48 reviews
"close encounter"
in 7 reviews
"hop on hop off bus"
in 19 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 15 reviews
"whole family"
in 12 reviews
"the city sightseeing bus"
in 7 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 9 reviews
"blue route"
in 12 reviews
"few hours"
in 15 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My expectations were not high as when passing by the smell is often just not pleasant but as I saw regular many visitors I wanted to see what is is all about. All what I saw was a kind of sanctuary which should not be...More

Thank alidablijdorp
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were at the so called sanctuary we were treated badly by staff, and when we were in the gift shop the women had just turned off lights and said shes leaving, we had stuff in our hands we wanted to buy, we ended...More

Thank Christine B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't think I would be impressed before I came but boy was I in for a surprise. Firstly, the little cafe served great and yummy food. Most of the enclosures are designed in such a way that you can get up close and personal...More

Thank Betty C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a bird photographer I have had the pleasure of having been to some of the best bird sanctuaries, parks and zoos in the world. It was only because of the 'World of Birds' that I carried my SLR camera with me on my visit...More

Thank Bijay1234
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter loves visiting the World of Birds. There are so many really beautiful birds that they offer sanctuary to....many unwanted pets. These stunning creatures are given a beautiful and safe environment and the entrance fee goes towards their upkeep. There are other creatures too...More

Thank Kim000000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here as part of the hop off/hop on bus tour and didn't know what to expect. It was much bigger than I thought it would be and there was a tremendous variety of animals. The opportunity to walk through the monkey enclosure was...More

Thank Karin W
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

The collection here is actually quite good, and I think it would, under normal circumstances be worth your time to visit if you love birds. However, after we had already paid for our visit we noticed a tiny and unremarkable sign that the park had...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

The kids really enjoyed it. Gave the elder of the two, the map and walked behind listening as they took in the sights and read the informative cards placed at almost all enclosures They utterly enjoyed the monkeys. Thank you friendly staff for making their...More

Thank lizelbeukes45
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We used the blue bus to go to this sight. I am sure it would be fabulous in other circumstances esp for kids but they had an avian flu outbreak and a lot of the birds appeared lethargic and in poor condition compared with other...More

Thank dawsonpd
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My 10 year old had a great time here but it's an event for 2 hours rather than half a day. Worth a visit

Thank BangkokAndy1976
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Response from maria s | Reviewed this property |
In April, it was R85 (£3.50-£4.00). But worth it to see the honey badger! And they really need the financial support!!
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