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Safari Adventures Lion Encounter

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Address: Casela Nature, Cascavelle, Mauritius
Phone Number: +230-452-55-46

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An Experience You Won't Forget

On one of my three visits to Casela my friends/colleagues had the pleasure of going on a walk with the lions. Our guide, Loic, was not only experienced, but very sociable with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Tinley Park, Illinois
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Tinley Park, Illinois
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On one of my three visits to Casela my friends/colleagues had the pleasure of going on a walk with the lions. Our guide, Loic, was not only experienced, but very sociable with all of us and had us entertained for the entire journey. The staff that accompanied us was truly exemplary, you could see how much all of them loved... More 

Thank justpeachymt3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Imagine petting a huge lion , twice your size (maybe more) .. exciting we were instructed on safety instructions by staff and then we were in lion enclosure with 5 adults lions for around 15-20 minutes , staff explains about lions habit and then let you pet them a bit , take pictures . Unique experince

Thank Sukant G
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip was well worth it. We thought why not! this is a once in a life time experience. The handlers were very competent and made us safe and were very clear with instructions.

Thank fzc77
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked with two 4 year old lions. Had a lot of photo opportunity. Stroked lions a lot. Held their tails whilst walking. Thrilling experience being so close to such majestic animals. Guide was very informative and multilingual. Guys helping with lions were professional but also fun. All round amazing time. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Yel72
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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125 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Through a separate charge you can interact with Lions as a group, where you get a chance to stroke the Lion designated for that purpose. They mention 10 minutes for the interaction, but effectively it is only for a few minutes and few photo clicks only. Still it is a thrilling experience as the Lioness turned around during our interaction... More 

Thank 810sam
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Did safari trip lions and tigers asleep in trees and we only saw 2 of everything disappointing the guide on the bus ok you do have to sign a form before getting on the bus as the park take no responsibility if they attack the bus there is an electric wire around the bus to give them a shock

Thank christine_nicol3
Dresden, Germany
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

It was so great day on this Safari Adventures on Casela. We saw so many wild walking animal near us.

Thank JuliaGsh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for the day whilst on our honeymoon. I'll break the highlights down.. Value for money: Really great as it only cost us about 15 sterling pound each and we didn't pre-book. Interactions are also fairly priced! Food and drink outlets: Great variety. We ate at the main restaurant which was cheap and with a lovely view. You... More 

1 Thank Belinda B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband really enjoyed our day here and would recommend it. I would just get a taxi though as far cheaper should be about 2000 rs for a full day. The entrance is reasonable at about 15 pounds each and that includes the safari ride but it starts getting costly when you add in the encounters or lion... More 

1 Thank Shelley I
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Had a blast, maybe on the pricy side time-wise, it's like 10 min max. and obviously I would have no problems with it at all if its for not troubling or tiring the animals too much - but it's more like groups of 10-15 people going in & out all the time. The staff is really hard working all the... More 

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