Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary (The Crags, near Plettenberg Bay):
The world’s first free-roaming multi-specie primate sanctuary. It offers tours (monkey safaris) during which you’ll see more than 550 primates comprising of capuchin monkeys, ringtail and black-and-white ruffed lemurs, saki monkeys, squirrel monkeys, vervet monkeys, 2 species of langur, howler monkeys, gibbons, etc in their forest home. During your tour, you will also experience the 128-metre suspended canopy walk. Monkeyland’s safari guides are multi-lingual; languages spoken include German, Dutch, French and Spanish.

Monkeyland is the only Fairtrade accredited primate sanctuary in South Africa

Birds of Eden (next to Monkeyland):

The world’s largest free-flight bird aviary (50 metres high, covering 23 000 square meters of forest). Birds of Eden houses more than 3,500 specimens of more than 280 species, with the main focus being African birds. The dome covers 2 km of boardwalks, an amphitheatre (maximum audience: 200), a restaurant, several ponds and dams and a souvenir store. Visits to Birds of Eden are usually self-guided, however guided walks are offered on request.

In 2010 the species count at Birds of Eden was just touching 220. The bird inhabitants of the aviary comprise a mixture of exotic as well African birds (50/50). They also include previously caged pets and hand reared and imprinted individuals, this explains why some of the inhabitants (especially the parrots of which they have 60 different species) are unafraid of human beings and seemingly tame. All new arrivals at Birds of Eden go through a process of rehabilitation before they enter the actual sanctuary of the main aviary. Be they ex pets, or birds confiscated from zoos or irreputable breeders, most of the birds that arrive at Birds of Eden have a history of being caged in small environments.

Birds of Eden is the only Fairtrade accredited bird sanctuary in South Africa

Jukani Wildlife Sanctaury (purchased by Monkeyland and Birds of Eden and relocated to Plettenberg Bay February 2013):

Jukani is home to the big cats such as lions (white and tawny), cheetahs, tigers (Siberian, Bengal and white), leopard (spotted and black), jaguar, pumas, caracal, serval cats and other wildlife species such as zebra, springbuck, zorilla, honey badger and various snake species. 

 

CONTACT:

 

Contact Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary / Birds of Eden

Phone: +27 (0) 44 534 8906

Mobile: +27(0)82 9795683

info@monkeyland.co.za

 

Contact Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary
Phone: +27 (0) 44 534 8409 
Mobile +27(0) 82 9795683

info@jukani.co.za

Accommodation Near Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Sleeps: 4 in 1 unit/room
From R 450,00
Per unit, per night.

A Dam Fine Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in The Crags

2.2km North West of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Our lovely self catering cottage is situated on a small farm 15 minutes from Plettenberg Bay and 15 minutes from Natures Valley. You will have your own fully fenced private garden over looking a dam covered in water lilies and stunning mountain views

From R 250,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Wishbone Waters

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in The Crags

3.7km West of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Wishbone Waters is located in the rural farming area of The Crags, 3km from the N2. The house accommodates 8 easily, in 4 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms. The main living and dining area is open-plan to the kitchen and is a large and sociable area...

Sleeps: 28 in 7 units/rooms
From R 650,00
Per unit, per night.

Moon Shine on Whiskey Creek

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in The Crags

4.0km South West of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

In the heart of The Crags, 10 minutes from Plettenberg Bay... 1000 miles from reality.

Sleeps: 4 in 1 unit/room
From R 600,00
Per unit, per night.

Heatherhill Farm

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Keurboomstrand

4.1km South West of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

The open plan loft at Heatherhill Farm is set in 37ha. The loft and deck offer views of the Tsitsikama mountains and Plettenberg Bay. The beautiful Keurbooms Beach is just 2km down the sand road. Ideally located for the many attractions in the area

Keurkraal

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Keurboomstrand

4.5km South of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Keurkraal is located in the quiet town of Keurbooms strand, 10km from the holiday town of Plettenberg bay. Keurkraal consists of 3 flatlets each having 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchen and living room, able to to accommodate 4 people each.

JaJoMaCa Self Catering Accommodation

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Keurboomstrand

4.6km South of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Self catering accommodation available in Keurboomstrand on the scenic Garden Route. Accommodates up and till 10 people (5 bedrooms). Also, it includes the following unique facilities and features: patio with built-in braai, lock-up garage, DStv, ...

Sleeps: 4 in 1 unit/room
From R 750,00
Per unit, per night.

Imperani

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Keurboomstrand

4.9km South of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Imperani has an upstairs flat attached to the main house with its own entrance. It consists of 2 bedrooms (one double bed, the other 2 single beds), a bathroom (with a shower, no bath) and an open plan kitchen into the dining area and lounge...

Sleeps: 6 in 1 unit/room
From R 1 000,00
Per unit, per night.

Cashel Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in The Crags

4.9km West of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Nestled in the foothills of the Tsitsikamma Mountains, Cashel Cottage is the perfect place to relax and explore the many delights of The Crags, Plettenberg Bay, Natures Valley and the Garden Route.

Sleeps: 7 in 1 unit/room
From R 300,00
Per person, per night sharing.

The Wildside Cabin

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in The Crags

5.9km West of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

If you are looking for natural wilderness and a reclusive peaceful holiday away, but 10 minutes from everything that is happening, escape to the 'Wildside Cabin' on a beautiful small holding in The Crags.

Sleeps: 4 in 1 unit/room
From R 675,00
Per unit, per night.

Milkwood Glen 17

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Keurboomstrand

6.1km South of centre of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden & Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Walk approx 100m to the private access Keurbooms beach. Here you will find a large wooden deck from where you can savour the spectacular panoramic sea view, whales breaching and dolphins dancing across the waves.