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Daniell Cheetah Project

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Daniell Cheetah Project offers you the unique opportunity to experience cheetahs from several age groups up close while they are relaxing, playing or being fed.
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R75, Kirkwood, Sundays River Valley, South Africa
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All reviews daniell cheetah big cats wild cats a great experience endangered species once in a lifetime an adult interesting tour per person well worth the visit last year nice lunch these guys beautiful cats memorable visit excellent visit many thanks
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

We were staying nearby so a visit was made, we were not disappointed to see the cheetah’s close up...a very well run sanctury and certainly geared up towards conservation and not as others suggested the opposite. There were two ‘brother’ Lions on site who had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Went here twice in October 2018. I can honestly say that from all the places we’ve travelled (and it’s a lot!) this was the best holiday experience we’ve ever had. We did the cheetah walk on two separate days. Cheetahs are my favourite big cat...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jacqui b
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We visited the project at the start of our long drive down to George. We weren't sorry with our decision, the guide was passionate about the project and had an entertaining and interesting delivery style of giving information. A great project to try to protect...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This was amazing. The animals were well looked after in their sancteries and the guide was very clued up. She was able to answer every question and we could tell she loves what she does. The only negative was the poor attitude from the lady...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AdventureAlex
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

On the 3rd of September myself and husband decided to visit the cheetah project, mainly because I had heard fantastic things about it and I loved the fact they these guys are doing all they can to get new healthy cheetahs and get them back...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mrs_Davis17
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Great experience touring throughout the facility and seeing all the big cats; also stuck around to do the cheetah walk at the end. Very interesting experience to see the cheetah up close (and see its not much different than my house cat...) Excellent visit and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Northerner101
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This was one of the highlights of my wife and my trip in South Africa. The two guides we had, Maxi and Danielle, were very knowledgable about behaviors of cheetahs. We felt very safe interacting with one of the most beautiful cats in the world....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gcox4
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

In the middle of nowhere ... visit that little beautiful sanctuary and see and experience what they do to keep cheetahs alive , learn and see about different african cats and hyenas and get very close . The guides always friendly, very good informed and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 725PeterK
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to stop over at the cheetah farm as part of our holiday and experience beautiful wildlife looked after on excellent grounds by knowledgable, friendly staff. We learnt a lot, saw many different Cat breeds and really had a wonderful time. Many...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tarryn W
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I really enjoyed the morning out with friends at this great eco tourist facility in typical Eastern Cape surroundings. This kind of conservation effort plays such an important role in educating tourists and others about the local fauna and flora, and the knowledge of our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Kruger282
19 February 2015|
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Response from AlexBig | Property representative |
Hello Bill, Thank you for your question. Yes, of course children are most welcome at the project. We do ask parents to bear in mind that children's safety and the cats' wellbeing are our highest priorities. We are keen for... More
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