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Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN

#1 of 38 things to do in Harare Features Animals
Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 994 9821
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A wonderful facility doing incredible work for wildlife, well worth a visit. The animals are very... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2016
You can feed Kangaroos by bottle!

Wonderful staff doing important work rehabilitating wounded or orphan animals. You will be up close... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2016
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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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Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 994 9821
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Reviewed December 6, 2016

A wonderful facility doing incredible work for wildlife, well worth a visit. The animals are very well cared for and are in very good condition.

Thank JillOrgan
Reviewed December 1, 2016

Wonderful staff doing important work rehabilitating wounded or orphan animals. You will be up close to lions, giraffes, elephants, and monkeys.More

Thank Jane661
Roxienne, Owner at Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely review, Jane661! We are so glad that you appreciated our efforts in rehabilitation. Just a note to say that we do not have kangaroos at Wild is Life, but perhaps it was a predictive text problem! Please come...More

Reviewed November 13, 2016

Lovely mission. Gorgeous setting. Friendly staff. Top rate experience. Amazing food. Great shop. I cannot say enough good things about it!

Thank MuzunguWanderlust
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Wild is life is a fantastic wildlife park and rehabilitation center. This place really plays an important role for all wild animals in need. I take great pride in ensuring I in no way support any organisations that may exploit or use animals for their...More

Thank zimchick101
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Top destination - you must visit. Its fairly close to town, near the airport and has been in operation for several years. All manner of wild life is to be found and well cared for there! Leave a donation please

Thank C John S
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place. I've been a few times and have loved it every time, but due to its higher cost it is a 'special occasion' thing. The people here do fabulous work educating and helping animals in Zimbabwe and Southern Africa. Also wonderful work in education...More

Thank TravellingTobins
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Alex and Angela were fantastic hosts, Alex made the tour so special and made us really feel welcome. The interaction with the animals was super and an unforgettable experience. And yes, the high tea is delicious and the evening snack was also wonderful in a...More

Thank Franjul
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I had a most wonderful evening in May 2016. This is such a fantastic place to visit. You get to be up close with wildlife, that are being taken care of. The tour guide was wonderful, so knowledgeable, and lots of fun. After the tour...More

Thank fancherphoto
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Having spent the last 10 days in Namibia and Vic Falls we didn't think we could possibly top what we have seen and experienced we've been so fortunate. And then we went to Wild is life, which was our reason for being in Harare. It...More

Thank peppermint
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

My husband kept insisting that I book this outing and i eventually did for himself , myself and our 4 year old by special arrangement . We then added on our friend and her 2 young daughters to make a crew of 6. We arrived...More

Thank AlanaChinhara
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Jolie J
February 26, 2017|
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Response from Roxienne | Property representative |
Hi Jolie. I am so sorry, but we do not take volunteers at Wild is Life. Many thanks for your enquiry.
Lawrence N
January 31, 2017|
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Response from Hilary L | Reviewed this property |
I took my sister-in-law from UK, and we had a truly wonderful afternoon. It is good to know that what we were paying is going to a really good cause, and they are doing a fantastic job with the public's help.
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Stefyoliviero | Reviewed this property |
it is 95US$ for the whole visit, which includes the high tea.