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A day at the Nature sanctuary

It was 2017 when I decided to visit the sanctuary with my 97 year old mum. Yes at 97 we were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shacuma
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Swansea, United Kingdom
Nature Sanctuary for Hiking, Wildlife Centre for Animals

The nature sanctuary and the wildlife sanctuary are two separate places. The wildlife sanctuary... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
marisasg13
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Blantyre, Malawi
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“A day at the Nature sanctuary”
18 Aug 2018
“Nature Sanctuary for Hiking, Wildlife Centre for Animals”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was 2017 when I decided to visit the sanctuary with my 97 year old mum. Yes at 97 we were having a holiday of once in a lifetime. I was giving her treat for all the care she gave to me and my siblings...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

The nature sanctuary and the wildlife sanctuary are two separate places. The wildlife sanctuary rescued animals (and some trails) and is run by the Lilongwe Wildlife Trust. A bit further up the road across from the Bisnowaty Filling Station is the nature sanctuary, run by...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Quick serviced nice food in a green environment. Service was attentive and friendly. The setting of this restaurant is superb, in the midst of nature & so close to town.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

The sanctuary is right in the middle of the city so you don't have to go far to see it. The only issue I really had was that there were very few animals so see. But the story behind each animal is very heart warming

Thank Daisy K
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Two of us went to visit the nature sanctuary and got a guide for the hike. She carried a gun almost bigger than her, I guess in case of poachers. We saw a lot of birds and butterflies. The whole place is a bit rundown....More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

The place is ideal in terms of location, being almost in the middle of town. It offers a number of attractions including visiting wild animals although the range is a bit limited and also has a dining facility which offers reasonable priced food. It had...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

I visited the sanctuary numerous times over the summer and although it serves an excellent purpose to educate local children and adults about the importance of nature, it is a bit run down. The reception in particular where a lot of information and specimens are...More

Thank Eleanor C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The tour of this animal rehab. place was worthwhile. The tour guide knows his facts & speaks clearly. I thought the amount of animals I saw was sufficient. Lots of monkeys, that interesting python, and the two babes along with us on the tour. Really...More

Thank Howard F
Reviewed 17 May 2016

There were not alot of animals to see because they release many back into the wild when they have been rehabilitated. It was good to leaencourage that there is a place where the animal welfare is priority over making them a zoo spectacle. The sanctuary...More

Thank Laurel C
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Have been guided around by an university student, who really believed in witchcraft. lived there from 2006-2008

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