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Birds of Eden: Tours & Tickets

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Open Now: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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“bird life”(44 reviews)
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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...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Monkeyland Road, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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+27 82 979 5683
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A truly wonderful afternoon spent at Birds of Eden, so spectacular to witness this beautiful birds flying around us with such freedom. It is excellently laid out & a true credit to the owners

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank TinyTears60
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were sceptical in the first half of the visit, but the second half had so many birds to see it was amazing. The feeders were well kept, being cleaned and refilled as we went round. The staff were all friendly.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Do this with Monkeyland. It will take upwards of an hour depending on how interested you become. It is a walk round self guided experience and you might do well to get the bird guide leaflet or a South African bird book. We became increasingly...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Bob P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We bought a joint ticket which covered the Birds and Monkeyland and really enjoyed both of them. The Birds are free to fly around in a massive tented area which took us over 2 hours to walk around. The variety of birds is enormous with...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank AndynAngeMay
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Pros: Action everywhere Exotic Birds with loeries reigning supreme Lots of seating and feeding areas Can use entertainer’s voucher Great visit for during the week. Less people chasing birds away Always a special moment around the corner Wonderful birdies with loads of personality and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank ElesharElfstone
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had read up about this sanctuary and being in the Crags for the weekend, just had to pay Birds of Eden a visit - well it just took our breath away - magnificent and world class facility- the few hours we had was just...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank alananner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large open air space where birds live and fly openly Huge variety of birds Nice walk with a lot of opportunities to watch birds Came back with more than 100 photos ....

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank GF_Traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place exceeded our expectations. It has a vast selection of free-flying birds including African grey parrots and macaws. The walkways take you through the some into different zones where you can see the birds up close. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 47LouiseC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to go to amazing variety of birds. Easy walkways in a forest and as someone said you wouldn’t know it was an aviary. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Pathfinder814552
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can hardly tell that this is an enclosed aviary - the layout is brilliant with walkways at different levels throughout the forest. Lots of colourful beautiful birds to see and we bought the book so we could tick off all the ones that we...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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JohannL453
28 December 2017|
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Response from 186berndw | Reviewed this property |
It’s about 300 p.P.
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11 December 2017|
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Response from alanwooding | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. There are steps and ramps but if you take it easy it should be ok.
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janetwood1001
1 February 2017|
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Response from HerRoyalHickup | Property representative |
Hi There - you can just show up and buy your ticket at the door.
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