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Amazing Place—Doing Wonderful Work with Namibia’s Big Cats

We were fortunate to have visited this wonderful place on our return trip to Windthoek. We had an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharon T
Very interesting visit to the Africat Foundation

Well worth visiting the Africat Foundation to learn about the conservation work of the foundation... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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| Otjiwarongo, Otjiwarongo, Namibia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate to have visited this wonderful place on our return trip to Windthoek. We had an interesting and informative tour of the facilities and a drive through the protected reserve to see some of the incredible resident cheetas. One of the couples in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth visiting the Africat Foundation to learn about the conservation work of the foundation in protection of large cats and other rare species. It includes a small museum, minor surgery and Xray facilities etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank suffdoc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1 1\2 hour tour for 450N$ each + Asser was a really nice guide with plenty of knowledge + visited the cheetahs inside their habitat + Africat is located at a stunnig location with a great view + Drinks and snacks are available at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lascar81
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were 1.5 hour early for the afternoon visit, so decided to take a look around and have lunch. We ordered 1 hour before our drive and the food and drinks came only 5 minutes before we needed to depart. In the end I was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Suzanna1990
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

An educational visit where one can see cheetahs from just a few metres and learn the difference between leopards, cheetahs,lions and hyenas. Witness the efforts being made to educate the local population on the importance of conservation.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham J
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I can't say enough about our trip to Africat! It was an incredible, natural setting to watch Leopards and Cheetahs in their natural habitat. I got a lot of wonderful photos. Our guide, Opari, was extremely knowledgeable about all of the birds and animals that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Itzbev
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We get on a day trip into africat, had a nice seeing of the park, and the cheetah compounds, plus full insight into the way they work , the funding , the history and the clinic Price was 450n$ so not expensive, Disappointing was the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank peterdQ2363IL
Reviewed 20 July 2018

On our journey into the camp we were lucky enough to see a leopard try to catch a young warthog. Fortunately for the little warthog, the mother was close at hand and rushed at the leopard. The leopard went without a meal that day, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank harte
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I stayed in the Plains Camp and got to see the work that Africat is doing. It really is amazing and I would highly recommend this spot to anyone in Namibia. As a science teacher I wholeheartedly support an organization that does education and conservation...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We went on a tour of Africat, and a couple of the drives. We really loved it - knowledgeable, friendly, really excellent.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jonesthesteam123
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