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Address: Delport Road, Harare 0000, Zimbabwe
Phone Number: +263 77 994 9821
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Description: Wild is Life is a genuine wildlife orphanage and rehabilitation rescue...
Wild is Life is a genuine wildlife orphanage and rehabilitation rescue centre.Guests are invited to visit the Sanctuary for trully memorable personal encounters with wildlife orphans. Bookings are essential and visits are limited to afternoons only. All proceeds from the guest visits are used for the running and maintenance of the Sanctuary.
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unusual afternoon tea

In the graceful gardens of a farm near Harare airport a tea with a difference is on offer. Surrounded by orphaned and rescued wildlife you can enjoy delicious cakes and other... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Harare, Zimbabwe
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Harare, Zimbabwe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

In the graceful gardens of a farm near Harare airport a tea with a difference is on offer. Surrounded by orphaned and rescued wildlife you can enjoy delicious cakes and other delicacies, tea, and champagne. You can watch lions being fed at very close quarters and the non dangerous animals wander between the guests. A baby elephant was added last... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Wonderful experience. Great tour around the animals, meeting a very rare pangolin and getting so close to the beautiful baby elephant. Afternoon tea was lovely with the giraffes coming for a nosey too. Would love to go back for the evening experience.

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I baulked at the price but had no regrets afterwards. Took my 7 year old daughter as a treat - she was in heaven. A very ethical sanctuary, animals in great condition. Perfect hospitality - superb high tea. Only takes a few hours so is a great activity for an afternoon. I believe kids are usually Saturday mornings only. You... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

No option to pay with debit or credit card so offered a discount on entry price. Didn't realise it was for a few hours visit, had envisaged spending most of the day there. However, had a brilliant time. Guide was knowledgable and enthusiastic. Brilliant close encounters with some animals and enjoyed a tasty afternoon tea. Thoroughly enjoyable experience and animals... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

A wonderful afternoon spent at wild is life . Very informative tour on the behaviour of the animals , combined with a great selection of drinks , afternoon tea and very trendy snacks . Above and beyond expectations , definitely value for money and a wonderful way to spend an afternoon .

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Animal sanctuary like no other. I believe that Moyo (the elephant) and his friends are in the best possible care at Wild Is Life Animal Sanctuary. Thank you to all the workers for their superb hospitality.

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Everything one would hope for in an African animal rescue. The animals are well cared for and the staff are an amazing group.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

It's hard to tell what this place is from the pictures/description on here. At first I thought it was a zoo, it's actually an animal sanctuary. Check out the website and you will be sold because you'll realize this is a once in a lifetime experience. Yes, it is pricey, but it goes to a good cause and you'll have... More 

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Harare, Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

One cannot question the committment to saving and being part of rehabilitation of abused wild animals. The environment fot visitors is stunning. A unique setting on a working farm. Well worth a visit. It beats The Walk with Lions and Elephant rides. Here one comes away with knowledge of what wildlife goes through to landup in sanctuaries such as this.

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Congleton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We came to Wild is Life on the recommendation of our Harare hosts and also the Trip Advisor site. As we're on a budget during a 6 month round the world trip the price initially looked a little more than we could manage - but then we read the reviews and thought - it's a once in a lifetime trip... More 

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