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Mystic Monkeys and Feathers ZOO

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Portion of Portion 41, Farm Buffelsdrift 179 JR, Rust de Winter 0405, South Africa
+27 12 521 0335
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Not a zoo in the usual way

It is a pity that this venue is called a zoo - it is far from city zoos and the stereotypes. It... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Bithia K
Johannesburg, South Africa
Baby Tigers!

This is a nice "zoo" with plenty of monkeys in large enclosures. There were other animals as well... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Yokohama, Japan
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Mystic Monkeys and Feathers Zoo, a mere 45 minutes drive North from Pretoria, host one of South Africa's largest private primate collections featuring 38 species, in addition to a large number of beautiful, exotic birds. The zoo is also home to predators, such as White Lions, Tigers, Cheetahs and other interesting animals. Surprise your family with a tour through Mystic Monkeys and Feathers and enjoy the park's tranquillity, tidiness and vastness under guidance of our well trained guided, who will escort you to the enclosures where you will learn interesting facts about our beautiful species. Mystic Monkeys and Feathers is open daily from Monday to Friday from 9am till 4pm.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible10%
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Portion of Portion 41, Farm Buffelsdrift 179 JR, Rust de Winter 0405, South Africa
+27 12 521 0335
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

It is a pity that this venue is called a zoo - it is far from city zoos and the stereotypes. It is a sanctuary, beautifully maintained with lovely scenery. Our guide was interesting and knowledgeable, interaction with the monkeys was great and most enjoyable....More

Thank Bithia K
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is a nice "zoo" with plenty of monkeys in large enclosures. There were other animals as well. You can wander the grounds on your own. The highlight was the white tiger cubs, We were able to go in their enclosure, and play with the...More

Thank KareyK
Reviewed 4 July 2017

A number of different species of primates with really interesting responses to us. We had 2 different male species not happy with having my brother-in-law around. When he disappeared behind a tree they would settle down. We didn't experience them up close and don't know...More

Thank Maggie A
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Do visit this Zoo and sanctuary for a different experience. Animals are well taken care of, enclosures are clean and it is evident that these fury friends well-being is top priority! Loved it!

Thank viclom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The only zoo that i have ever been too where the animals are well kept, in HUGE cages and actually look HAPPY!!! I would recommend you take the family for a special treat to play with the lion cubs and feed the tiger cubs. AMAZING...More

Thank mohamed zaheer m
Reviewed 18 January 2017

By and large I do not like Zoos, but this is a Zoo with a difference. The grounds are amazing and well kept. The animal cages are spacious and clean and the animals appear to be very happy even though they are caged. The guides...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Holiday treats for grandkids don't come much better. Away from iPads and Videos to a world full of life and action and the chance to cuddle a lion cub or junior chimp. The warm reception and friendly customer orientated staff make you feel at home...More

Thank Richard100848ZA
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Wow, what a little hidden gem! This place deserves far more credit and publicity. The monkeys are kept in beautiful big cages and are well kept ( monkeys and cages). The lions, jaguars , tigers and leopards are also well kept and are used for...More

Thank candyandbrian
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I visited the zoo with my family and it was absolutely pleasurable. The staff was absolutely superb. The guide was well informed and went out of her way to make us feel welcome. We were able to feed the baby Cubs which was an absolute...More

Thank nieuwco
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Supurb surroundings, landscaped gardens, animals in good condition, clean cages, friendly and informative staff, fast food area was great. Interaction with some od the animals .......awsome

Thank _dolores_grobler
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Jozlynn G
25 May 2017|
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Response from Anne G | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you contact Mystic Monkeys to get the price list.
Jozlynn G
25 May 2017|
Response from Richard100848ZA | Reviewed this property |
Just checked on their website. Google Mystic Monkeys. Adults R100, children 2 to 15 R50 and pensioners pay R80 per head.