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Review of Boulders Penguin Colony

Boulders Penguin Colony
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US$87.61*
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Full-Day Cape Point and Peninsula Tour from Cape Town
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Singapore, Singapore
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“What a view!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

Excellent place, it's not large but you don't usually see penguin every day, they are so cute and you'll love this place. Ticket was inexpensive too.

Visited April 2014
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“Eee awh....”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

Ha ha... What delightful little (endangered) creatures, how privileged we are to see them in their natural habitat.

Visited July 2014
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Hamilton, Canada
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“Penguins - what's not to like?”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

This is an easily reached penguin colony near Cape Town. The penguins are small little guys (about 60 to 70 cm high) and are called African Penguins, although they are also known as the Jackass Penguin. You can get very close to them on the walkways that run through the colony. The walkways can easily be navigated by anyone with mobility issues, so this is a great opportunity to see penguins in the wild. The penguins can be seen nesting, walking and swimming. A sign at the start of the walkway describes their characteristics and life. There is a gift store at the entrance that has a small collection of souvenirs for sale including shirts.

Visited May 2014
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Parma, Italy
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“fantastic close encounters with lots of penguins”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

unbelievable experience with a huge penguins colony!
make sure of having a long walk over the intricate boardwalk among penguins homes!

Visited April 2014
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Friendswood, Texas
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“They are so cute....”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2014

It's worth going to see the cutest little penguins. They just hang out on the beach & you can watch them waddle out to sea & then when they return, they just pop out of nowhere. It was fun to try to find them in the water (not easy). They have nice walkways to walk through the trees & see their little homes. We even saw some babies. So cute. You only need about an hour to see all of it, so don't miss it.

Visited June 2014
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