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De Wildt Shingwedzi Cheetah Ranch

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R516 | About 40km West of Bela Bela Off the Road to Thabazimbi, Bela Bela, South Africa
+27 87 751 4001
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A wonderful experience

What an experience it was, the cheetah run was very fascinating and so was the tour. The guide was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tursham
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Great outing

We went on a 3 hour tour through the sanctuary and enjoyed it so much. The people are all so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martie D
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“wild dogs” (7 reviews)
“stroke” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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R516 | About 40km West of Bela Bela Off the Road to Thabazimbi, Bela Bela, South Africa
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+27 87 751 4001
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"wild dogs"
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"awesome experience"
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"stroke"
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"predators"
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"nova"
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"facility"
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"conservation"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What an experience it was, the cheetah run was very fascinating and so was the tour. The guide was very informed and could answer every question asked. The staff was friendly and helpful. It was also amazing to see how much the sanctuary has done...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a 3 hour tour through the sanctuary and enjoyed it so much. The people are all so friendly and our guide was well-informed and knowledgeable. Money well spent!

Thank Martie D
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 11:00 with young family and parked outside reception. A worker with a unsafe vehicle asked me to go with him to the site and leave my family behind, I refused and advised that I would follow. He refused thus I left obviously concerned...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I would like to acknowledge the fantastic service we received from Edith and Phillip at FeraCare. My wife and I braved the 20+ kilometres of sand road to get to the facility. Not knowing what to expect, they exceeded our wildest expectations. Edith was a...More

1  Thank Craig G
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Super experience with genuinely passionate staff. Loved the wild dogs and Anatolian shepherd. Learning about their work with cheetahs is very interesting.

Thank Kate W
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

We went for the 10am tour. My family were able to stroke Nova the Cheetah, while the tour guide took my noisy 2 yr old off to look at some tree :) They even let me 4yr old stoke the Cheetah with my husband which...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Last year we visited de Wildt Shhingwedzi Cheetah Ranch so see Africa's fastest predators get a good workout. Completely awesome experience, kids loved it and had an absolute ball running around and filiming the cheetahs run. Not cheap for a group of 4, but definitely...More

Thank mak084makownp
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

More than just Cheetah, Wild Dogs, Jackel , Porcupines Fox, Owls, aimed at conservation and protection well worth calling in but be aware of the 25 km gravel road to the gate

Thank nigel b
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent facilities and wonderfull experience for children. Educational and exposure will support conservation

Thank urbanb2017
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

called Feracare now, with new owners, they made the place so much more now. absolutely great experience, learning about the cheetahs and all the different animals there.

Thank ShellyQie
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Quentin V
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Response from Craig G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, check there facebook page, Feracare wildlife centre.
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