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Safari Adventures Lion Encounter

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Address: Casela Nature, Cascavelle, Mauritius
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Excellent cheetah encounter!

We opted for the less popular cheetah out of concern for the treatment of the lions. We ended up being the only ones with the cheetahs as everyone went for the bigger cats. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We opted for the less popular cheetah out of concern for the treatment of the lions. We ended up being the only ones with the cheetahs as everyone went for the bigger cats. We therefore enjoyed a longer encounter with 2 cheetahs and 5 handlers who were extremely nice and cleared cared very much for the animals. One handler then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Casela is a nicely maintained Lion sanctuary and the staff is very professional. they make the experience pleasurable one for the guests. It is an whole day affair and one can easily spend about 4 hours. Also it is not very expensive and cost about 100 euro per person .

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Admittedly, I was apprehensive when I booked this trip, as all I had for protection was a long stick! However, we were stood in a line with staff explaining the safety procedures, when two lions came walking towards us. I was at the end of the line and one lion walked directly at me, only stopping at my feet, looked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Casela is a place where I always loved since my childhood. Walk with the lions was one of my dream and now accomplished. Now, we got new wild friends. I'm surely visiting them very soon. It's a very relaxing and peaceful place. Guides are very friendly. So, see you soon in safari.

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The walk with the lions is fantastic, the guides communicate well and add well to the proceedings. We did not feel at all in danger.

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Quatre Bornes, Mauritius
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Very interesting place not only for tourists but for Mauritians as well. We celebrated the birthday of a ten year old girl, the whole class was invited and we as parents enjoyed really with them. Casela Nature is a place worth spending a day !!!

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Nadiad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

It is a bird park organised in a well planned manner & Big cat section is the main attraction ,where you can interact with Lions & also able to see the tigers , Park is designed in such a way that it delights to photograph lovers. Kids love the stay at the park,Its a very joyful safari experience.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

this was undoubtedly the highlight of your trip there. wont get such experiences everywhere so you need to do this. it was really nice.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

What a day words don't do enough to describe what a fantastic day so worth the money.if u are going to do a trip DO this one

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Quatre Bornes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Originally a bird park with a couple of big cats and local monkeys, the park has now enlarged with open enclosures for the big cats enabling long bush walks with the cats and slowly building up as an animal paradise of many African animals. No longer a half day visit but rather somewhere to relax and enjoy African environment over... More 

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Address: Casela Nature, Cascavelle, Mauritius
Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Cascavelle

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