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Panthera Africa

Panthera Africa is an ethical big cat sanctuary.
One of Panthera Africa’s main purposes is to be an educational platform where we create awareness about conditions big cats face in captivity, and how animal welfare and enrichment play a vital role in giving them the best captive life possible.
Home to lions, tigers, cheetah, leopards and caracals.


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Educational Visits


See, Hear and Enjoy Everything These Animals Have to Offer


Come and visit Panthera Africa, and our knowledgeable and passionate staff will educate you on interesting facts about the different species, and enlighten you on our animals’ unique personalities and their heartfelt rescue stories. You will be able to see, hear and enjoy everything these animals have to offer.

We strongly believe in the importance of educating you about animal welfare and the captive big cat industry, and bring to your attention the truth behind the many breeding farms and cub petting facilities. We will also inform you about the wild population of big cats and the threats they face in the wild with regards to human-animal conflicts.


Educational visit – Pre-booking Essential!

 Time: Every day except Tuesdays; April – September @ 10am and/or 3pm depending on availability; October – March @ 9am and/or 4pm depending on availability

  • Please arrive 15 min prior to your visit as we start on the hour
  • Minimum of 4 people, maximum of 25 people
  • Duration: 1.5 – 2 hours
  • Price: : Adults: R 340 – Kids u 13: R 170 – Pensioners: R 240.  Prices may change so please check our website for latest prices at
  • Bring your camera, wear comfortable shoes for your walking experience and a jacket for cold or windy weather


Panthera Africa is an educational platform where we, together with our big cats, will educate you about each species and their individual uniqueness, in addition to their heart-warming personalities! On your visit you can expect to observe, photograph and enjoy the majestic  lions (brown and white), the cheeky leopards (spotted and black) and the powerful bengal tigers, in addition to the striking caracals.

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