- Beautiful location
- feed snakes
Hey everyone, we are hoomiesclub. Hope you all are doing great and are in great health. Followed by a nice visit along the way to cape town, we decided to head over to Cape Town. After a nice visit to the ostrich farm, we got back into our cabs and started our journey further.
The next stop was this amazing and interesting location on the way towards cape Town known as Cango Wildlife Ranch. This is located at a very nearby distance from the Safari Ostrich Farm and even from the various other farms located nearby. This is just 10 km away from the ostrich farm and it usually takes around 10-15 minutes to reach here.
ABOUT CANGO WILDLIFE RANCH
This amazing place is located around 3 km outside of Oudtshoorn, South Africa, and has been existing for the past 30 years. This ranch comprises lots of animals with various species. They even run various guided tours to have a better experience.
You can even decide to enjoy it here on its own. If you plan to visit animals and meet and encounter wildlife, this is one amazing place. They have various species of animals coming from all over the world. You get to learn and watch them grow. They have various kinds of rescued animals from all over the world, where they rescue them, feed them, nurse them and then release them into the wild again.
These people also run various breeding exchange programs where they swoop some of their animals from time to time. You can even experience a nice educational session and guided tours here. we loved being here. It was a crazy yet different experience to visit here. We even got to touch Leopard. These animals are kept in captivity here. Though we didn’t get to touch snakes, we did enjoy our visit to this beautiful place.
They even have a section for the kids to enjoy themselves. Here to get to meet and cuddle guinea pigs or bunnies or even rabbits. Apart from this, they have a jumping castle, a waterpark, and a playground area to keep the kids entertained. There is also a small restaurant inside the ranch.
It opens every day from 8:30 AM in the morning to 16:00 PM in the evenings.
The last tour departs at 16:00 PM
You need at least 60 minutes to enjoy it here completely.
The prices vary for the group tours. It is always advisable to book your tickets in advance to avoid long ques outside. The tickets can be purchased from the counter outside the ranch.
UNIQUE EXPERIENCES IN Oudtshoorn
- Comfy clothes and shoes
- Pets are not permitted inside
- Children below 14 years must be accompanied by an adult
- Umbrellas (during winters)
- Mosquito repellents
Best time to visit
It remains quite hot during the summers. So it’s advisable to visit here during the months of May – June.
Points of Interest:
- Can touch leopard / cheetah
- Interact with a snake
- Meet cheetah cubs
- Feed Nanji, African Leopard
- Croc- feeding
- Croc-cage dive
- Amazonia Rainforest
- Lemur falls
- Snake park
- Valley of Ancients
It was overall a nice and decent experience. This is one of the very famous tourist attractions here. Followed by our visit here, we started our journey and headed for lunch to a nearby place. After having a nice Indian lunch, we got into our cabs and reached Cape town by the evening. It was overall a tiring day.
Thank you for reading us. We will be back very soon. Hope it guides you through and you loved reading us.
With lots of love