Tenikwa offers visitors the opportunity to experience and learn about the Indigenous Wild Cats of South Africa (African Wild Cat, Serval, Caracal, Cheetahs Leopard, as well as Lions. Tenikwa’s programs is a great follow-on a game reserve/safari experience; an opportunity to study these beautiful animals at closer quarters. Guests can stroll around our Meerkat Meander, and enjoy our indigenous waterfowl, Blue Cranes and Marabou Storks to delight bird watchers. Tenikwa supports the upliftment of local communities through Eco tourism and is environmentally responsible. Entrance fees fund Tenikwa's NPO Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release Programme. We are open 365 days a year, including Christmas and New Year’s Day. Amenities include a Tea Garden Coffee Shop serving light refreshments, Wheel-chair Friendly, Liquor license.
Validity: 1 February 2017 to 31 August 2018
The Wild Cat Experience
A one hour guided walking tour to visit All the cats ( African Wild Cats, Serval, Cheetah, Leopard Lions, Caracals ) and other creatures at Tenikwa. Close encounter with Cheetah, Serval and African Wild Cats ( Enter Enclosure ). No Touch and Posing Policy on this program. Tours depart every ½ hour from 09h00 with the last tour departing 16h30. Wheelchair friendly and suitable for all ages. Prams cannot be taken into the enclosures. All weather program. No bags, backpacks to be taken into the enclosures. No animal contact policy enforced on this program.
Duration: 1 hr
Time: 09h00 – 16h30 every 1/2 hour
Adults - R230.00, children 6 – 12 years - R120.00, 4 years and under FREE
The Cheetah Walk and Wild Cat Combo (Cheetah Walk + Wild Cat Experience) Sunrise or Sunset.
Requirements: Long Trousers and sturdy closed walking shoes required. Terrain is not suitable for wheelchairs. Height requirement of 1.5m and minimum age of 16 years. Booking essential. Weather permitting.
Duration: 3 hrs
Time: Sunrise 07h30; Sunset 15h00
Adults - R890
The Private Photographic Tour
Available from 07h30 until 14h30 daily. This program is designed for the amateur or semi-professional photographer to obtain stunning photos of wild cats in a natural setting or alternatively for the discerning guest who would like an exclusive tour.
Height requirement of 1,5m. No Animal contact.
Duration: 2 hrs
Time: From 07h30 to 14h30 daily
Adults - R580
The Private Photographic Combo
This program is departs twice a day Morning 07h15 or Afternoon 13h45. This program combines the Sunrise or Sunset Cheetah Walk with The Photographic Tour to experience the best of the best. Long Trousers and sturdy walking shoes required.
Requirements: Height requirement of 1.5m and minimum age of 16 years. Booking essential. Long Trousers and sturdy walking shoes required.
Duration: 4 hrs
Time: 07h30 and 14h30
Adults - R1160
The Crazee Cat Day – Sunrise (at 07h30) or Sunset (at 08h30)
This is a full day program either starting at 07h30, or 08h30. During this Exclusive Private program, you will take part in numerous activities and programs. You will be working alongside the Animal Keepers, have fun during some Animal Enrichment Sessions, assist with any rehabilitation admissions that come in and enjoy a Cheetah Grooming Session. You will aslo start or end your day by walking alongside our cheetahs in the natural fynbos whilst they enjoy their daily exercise. Breakfast, Lunch and specified refreshments included.
Requirements:Long Trousers and sturdy closed walking shoes are required. Booking essential.. Height requirement of 1.5m and minimum age of 16 years. Special itinerary for children may be arranged on request but will exclude certain programs.
Duration: Full day
Time: Sunrise 07h30, Sunset 08h30
Adults - R2300
The EcoKidz Family Challenge
An educational family program geared towards the younger generation designed to keep the kids engaged as we explore various conservation challenges. During the fun-filled EcoKidz Program, you will meet some very amazing Eco-Catz who will challenge your family to learn more about their furry friends in the wild. At the end of the tour , pledge your commitment to becoming a Tenikwa EcoKid. Daily at 10h30 and 14h00. Booking request for other time slots. 1.5 hour duration.
Duration: 2 hrs
Time: 10h00 and 14h00. Or request other
Adults - R250
6 - 12yr - R150
4 years and under FREE
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