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Phezulu Safari Park

Old Main Road, Durban 3660, South Africa
+27 31 777 1000
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Ranked #15 of 53 attractions in Durban
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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London, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Its a bit touristy but seeing the Crocs was good & you can for an extra fee go into an enclosure with loads of them to eat a meal in front of them. I had a croc burger & got so close they hissed at me. The Zulu dance show was quite fun considering they do it several times a... More

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Fergus, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I'm from South Africa and have been to Phezulu a number of times. On the east coast, if you love wildlife and seeing how the Zulu's live and dance it is one of the things to do. I know the tourists I've encountered there have had a blast

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My husband and I went to the Phezulu Snake and crocodile park as we learned that the Fitzsimon Snake Park in Durban has closed down and some snakes were transferred to the Phezulu Safari Park. We phoned in the morning to ask if we could just visit the snake park and was told yes and the entrance fee per person... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I went to phezulu safari park ages ago it was a run down little place but ive been there recently to show a friend junior but he was dead so i was sad. But i met up with chris he took the time to chat to us make us feel like the best customers ever real vip treatment he told... More

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El Paso, Texas
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45 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We went to the Zulu village, where we were introduced to Zulu customs and culture, including some of their dances. The dancers were nothing short of amazing! The energy they had, and their ability to move was extraordinary. We also were able to go inside several of the traditional Zulu huts, which were interesting. There is a gift shop here... More

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Livingston, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Safari is fantastic our guide was excellent. I work 5 months doing what he does in Custer, South Dakota and I recognize a guide that loves his job and he does. The staff in the Gift Shop cannot do enough to be of service. The food in the Cafe was also spot on and the view is to die... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I am so angry with this place! Firstly, it is so stupid expensive for what you get and if you think you are going to get a days worth, forget about it. I questioned the pricing and understand that i have no issue with spending good money as long as its justified!!!! I asked about this attraction and was told... More

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Durban, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Found this to be ideal for day trips as lots of animals can be viewed. They have most except the predators. Have seen rhino, hippo, giraffe and buffalo amongst others. Some of the Lodges bit out of reach of the main reception area which can be an inconvenience but seem quite nice

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Growing up in Durban means I have been here and you don't really need to revisit, but my partner had never been to KZN so off we went to take in the local sights. He REALLY enjoyed his visit to the Crocodile and Snake park as he has never seen crocodiles in the flesh before and this allows you to... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Loved the park. We did the package which included the Zulu village & reptile park. Our highlight was the zulu performance.

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