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The Garden Route and the Little Karoo Sights

Birds of Eden

  • Zoo/Aquarium

Updated 11/14/2014

Fodor's Review

Built over a natural valley in the indigenous forest, Birds of Eden is a giant free-flight aviary spanning five dome-enclosed acres. A stream, waterfalls, ponds, paths, benches, and rest areas make it a great place to spend the day. About 200 species of birds, some of which are quite tame, stay here, among them many African species.

Sight Information


16 km (10 mi) east of Plettenberg Bay along the N2, just before Nature's Valley turnoff, 6600, South Africa



Sight Details:

  • R160; combined ticket with visit to Monkeyland R260; plus Jukani cat sanctuary R335
  • Daily 8–5

Updated 11/14/2014


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