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Big Cat Experiences

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For once the words “a walk on the wild side” are worthy of putting on your bucket list. Join us for the surreal experience of walking with fully-grown African lions. And walk away with a deeper understanding of these incredible animals not through...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Baxters Barn | R101, Polokwane 0700, South Africa
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+27 60 508 6863
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a mission group with Sacred Cross Ministries. It was an amazing experience to learnAbout the lions and interact with them. Our guides and well as the owner were very informative and explained what they do there. We got to hold the lion’s...More

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Kierin B, Owner at Big Cat Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Day, Thank you very much for joining us on the walk and we are thrilled that you enjoyed the experience. Kind regards, Kierin

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down one of the best experiences of my life. The guides did a fantastic job. Thank you for allowing us to meet these beautiful lionesses.

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Kierin B, Owner at Big Cat Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with our lions. Kind regards, Kierin

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful and humbling experience. Nice team and unforgetable memories with Big Cat ExperiencesDon't miss it!

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Kierin B, Owner at Big Cat Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Kind regards, Kierin

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was terrified thinking about walking with lions in their natural habitat; however, the trainers that accompanied us with the 2 lions were amazing, knowledgeable, and caring! This was an amazing experience of a lifetime, and I’ll never forget it. I’m so glad that I...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During a business trip in the region I had the chance to experienced a walk with two wonderful girls, Jean and Jane. I would had never thought this was possible but I would recommend it to everyone, it is an experience of humility facing the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Wildthingz back on October 1st to do the lion walk with the big girls. Just by luck I was the only one on the tour that day and was able to get over 300 photos and video taken by the staff. I have...More

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KierinB1, Owner at Big Cat Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ryan, Thank you very much for your review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with our lions. Wishing you all the best. Kind regards, Kierin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Handlers were knowledgeable. protective, informational, and very friendly and interested in your experience being positive.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The walk was great, a lot edgier than last year, but as always it is an amazing experience! My friends wish we could have taken pictures with the lions while they were still, but no complaints! Always thankful to be around the beautiful cats.More

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Kierin B, Owner at Big Cat Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Evening, Thank you very much for your review and for the feedback. The safety of our lions and that of our clients always comes first, which is why we prefer to take pictures on your behalf and have a policy pertaining to the same,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A colleague from Canada and I had an amazing time. If you have gone to the zoo and a nature reserve but want to understand how amazing these animals are, this is the perfect experience for you. I walked away with even more love and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a free day during our missions trip and opted for the Big Cat Experience and what an experience it was! The guides were very knowledgeable and great with the animals. Need to use common sense and respect the animals as they are wild...More

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Tamara F
2 October 2018|
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Response from Kierin B | Property representative |
Good Day, Yes we are. Kind regards, Kierin
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moleponf
30 September 2018|
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Response from Kierin B | Property representative |
Good Evening, The cost is ZAR 900.00 per person. Kind regards, Kierin
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virginialore
28 July 2018|
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Response from Kierin B | Property representative |
Good Evening, Whilst I appreciate that “certain” organizations do engage in unethical canned lion hunting and treat their animals inhimanely, I completely deplore your comments and accusations which are baseless. We have... More
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