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Cango Wildlife Ranch

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Address: Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Phone Number: 27 (0)44 272 5593
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Description: Cango Wildlife Ranch is internationally recognised as one of South...
Cango Wildlife Ranch is internationally recognised as one of South Africa’s premier tourism attractions. Conveniently situated en route to the Cango Caves near Oudtshoorn, the Ranch offers visitors a huge variety of awe-inspiring activities at one location for a value-packed price – suitable for the whole family and open 365 days a year! In addition to our wonderful animal encounter programs, where you can stroke a cheetah and touch a tiger, the Ranch also offers two Firsts: Lemur Falls – the first interactive Lemur experience in Africa! - and Crocodile Cage Diving - a World First - where you can test your mettle against the dangerous gaze of a Nile Crocodile via a steel cage lowered into their watery domain! As a PAAZAB(African Association of Zoos and Aquaria) accredited facility, a proud member of WAZA(World Association of Zoos and Aquariums), and a multiple winner of TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence, Cango Wildlife Ranch remains a unique world-class facility which strives to provide conservation through education by means of various conservation projects, initiatives and informative guided tours! A significant percentage of all proceeds go straight back into our conservation initiatives providing you with ethical and unforgettable fun and memories. For unlimited adventure for the whole family – visit Cango Wildlife Ranch!
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We visited CWR a few days ago and were very impressed with the ranch. The animal enclosures are clean, large and well kept. The tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly ( as were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We visited CWR a few days ago and were very impressed with the ranch. The animal enclosures are clean, large and well kept. The tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly ( as were all the other staff ). And the animals themselves were awesome. You get to see a variety of wildlife from birds to big cats to reptiles. A... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Although the visit was enjoyable, I found it more than disappointing that the Curio shop had NO BOOKS about the Caves

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Really worth your money and time. Guides are experienced and informative, all very friendly. The one on one animal interaction is amazing, will definitely go and do it again!

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

Everytime me and my mom visit Cango Wildlife Ranch we are excited as young children. From the welcome, the tours, the guides, everyone is friendly and through to the restaurant, the food is outstanding.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I worked as a Vounteer at the Cango Wildlife Ranch for two months. It was the best time I ever had and I would always do it again. It was amazing to spend so much time with these beautiful wild animals.We learned a lot about the animals and their behaviour. On the basis of these information we prepared everyday enrichments... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Enjoyable day out and very interesting, presented by people who obviously care very much about the animals they look after. We weren't aware of how endangered many of the animals are so we were glad to see the work being done to help them. Well put together place and great day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We were heading to Sabi Sands for safari, but had been in South Africa for 2 weeks, so really wanted to see some animals. Cango Wildlife Ranch is set up is such a fashion that one can wander along the pathways in an orderly fashion, then return to visit again the animals & displays There are well-placed placards that give... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

From the moment we entered the gates there was a sense of adventure awaiting around the corner. Truly, there was not a moment of disappointment. The guide was great with young and old alike. He made it fun and interesting. From the feeding of the crocs to the feeding of the hungry children it was worth the trip. Thank you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

What an amazing experience. Our guide, Jakes, made our tour unforgetable. He was very informative and funny. The encouters with the cheetahs were memorable... a very humbling experience.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is my 3rd visit and every time the quality and experience somehow gets better - the guides are well informed and friendly, the enclosures are clean, and the animals are healthy and happy. I highly recommend a trip to the Ranch and to definitely do the encounters - well worth it and a really special experience.

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