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Radical Raptors

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Address: N2, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Phone Number: +27(0)833822417
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Description: RADICAL RAPTORS is a rehabilitation centre that aims at community...
RADICAL RAPTORS is a rehabilitation centre that aims at community awareness, and the rescue, rehabilitation and release of birds of prey. Flying displays: a variety of trained non-releasable birds of prey are free flown around and to you as an opportunity for you to spectate, participate and photograph these magnificent birds in natural surroundings.Show Times: 11am, 1pm, 3pm Closed Mondays except public and school holidays
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Very good display

Situated in a very good location between Plettenberg bay and Knysna (good signage makes it easy to find as well). Very reasonably priced (at only R80/adult) and you get more than... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Situated in a very good location between Plettenberg bay and Knysna (good signage makes it easy to find as well). Very reasonably priced (at only R80/adult) and you get more than your money's worth on this 45min birds of prey demonstration. Was amazing to interact with some of these magnificent birds and learn more about each species. Highly recommended to... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We all loved it never had such a fun learning experience as at radical raptors awesome staff awesome birds awesome tour a must for any family

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Kempton Park, South Africa
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Anyone even slightly interested in birds of prey will enjoy a visit to Radical Raptors. Dennis, the owner, is completely dedicated to the rehabilitation of these wonderful creatures and is just as passionate about educating people about them. To be able to don a gauntlet and have owls and falcons fly onto your hand is an unforgettable experience. Whether you... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

An educational experience - great for kids. A wonderful experience and opportunity to get close to birds of prey.

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Newcastle, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This was an amazing experience. We were able to interact and hold birds of prey and learn about them. They flew around us and even sat on our hands. It was absolutely amazing and well worth seeing

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We were up the coast this weekend for the Knysna half marathon. Despite visiting this part of the world many times we had never been to Radical Raptors as I hadn't seen it before. The moment we stepped in till we left was awesome. It was so much more than we expected and was fascinating. Dennis really gave us a... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This was a real discovery... Driving out of Plettenberg Bay we took a chance and decided to stop. It was entertaining, engaging and informative. Great fun for the kids and a real photo op for mom and dad. Highly recommended!

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The experience is not only fun for children (and adults), but very informative and instills children with a sense of wonder and awe in these magnificent birds. We just love the fact that it is a true rehabilitation centre that benefits our precious local bird species because they Rescue, Rehabilitate and Release them back into the wild. Only those birds... More 

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Bloubergstrand, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Awesome experience interacting with rehabilitated birds of prey including a Yellowbilled Kite, barn and eagle owl and a black eagle. Dennis was a fountain of information and kept us thoroughly entertained. An admirable cause and one worthy of donations and sponsorship.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We visited this place during our garden route trip. The location is very convenient - just before you reach Plettenberg Bay. The show itself is not very long but the demonstrations are great. The session was also informative and kids would definitely enjoy watching big birds from up close. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who loves birds.

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