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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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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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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Definitely stop by and visit. Feeding shows are informative and fun, great excitement for the kiddies. Guide was knowlegable and his passion for the birds shows. Loved every... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Carly G
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George, South Africa
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George, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely stop by and visit. Feeding shows are informative and fun, great excitement for the kiddies. Guide was knowlegable and his passion for the birds shows. Loved every minute!

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Thank Carly G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The shows run at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. We went along to Radical Raptors at 2.30pm but entry wasn't permitted until 2.45pm. There was a nice little cafe outside so we had a drink and a piece of cake. At 2.45pm we went in and were able to see the birds in their enclosures. They have a good selection from... More 

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Thank Beth H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit was in 2010 and we thoroughly enjoyed it. We were back for another visit and it didn't disapoint. We were a very small group of just four altogether and Dennis read the group very well: instead of just giving us the information he also gave ample time for questions and answered each one with patience and one... More 

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Thank KarleBrie
Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We had a very exciting and informative experience. The guide was very good. My 3 yr old was so excited to get the chance to hold 2 owls and a different bird species.

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Thank Maryke K
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Definitely stop by! Feeding is at 11:00, 13:00, 15:00. This is a birds of prey rehab center (not breeding). Very good care shown for the birds here. Suede gloves are provided so that birds can perch on you. Very informative and will be enjoyed by all ages. Even the 2 year old next to me was captivated when a bird... More 

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Thank LaLa1977SouthAfrica
East London, South Africa
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this experience. Loved watching the birds flying and interacting with the handler & audience. This was definitely a highlight of our holiday.

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Thank Rosie B
Knysna, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

World class 'attraction'. Second time we have been, and both adults and kids (9,6&4) loved it! Informative and thrilling especially when the birds fly so close and silently past you! This is a lovely outing, highly recommend making a trip here, visiting Radical Raptors and then having coffee and lunch and a browse through the lovely shops on site. Thoroughly... More 

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Thank Travellingtamarisk
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Really enjoyed this. Very informative. Not too long . Able to interact with the birds. Good that there is a place for rehabilitation of injured birds

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Thank brm82016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Our boys loved it! We learned a lot and had fun. Show was a good length for kids, great interaction with birds and we developed immense appreciation for these wonderful creatures due to our visit.

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Thank CherGor
Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

I went with my family, kids 4 & 6, and didnt quite know what to expect but the proximity to the birds was amazing; they flew in and around us and not 'over there' - it brought about real appreciation and was extremely informative. The standard of the facilities and the way the birds were cared for is exemplary -... More 

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