Birds of Eden the largest free flight bird aviary in the world, Plettenberg Bay Garden Route Adventures South Africa
Birds of Eden the largest free flight bird aviary in the world, Plettenberg Bay Garden Route Adventures South Africa
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welcome to birds of eden - a true free flight bird sanctuary

BIRDS OF EDEN, IS THE GARDEN ROUTE’S VERY OWN WORLD CLASS FREE FLIGHT BIRD SANCTUARY.

 

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Birds of Eden's unique two hectare dome (the World’s largest) spans over a gorge of indigenous forest. The sanctuary has its own mysterious ruin, which incorporates a walk-behind waterfall. Another feature is its amphitheatre, which has the ability to seat over 200 visitors.

The decision to develop Birds of Eden stems from the need to create a safe environment in which to release a large collection of free-flight African birds, miniature monkeys and the sanctuary also enables bird owners to apply to release their pet birds into the sanctuary, after undergoing rehabilitation.

Birds of Eden opened its doors to the public in December 2005. Currently over 3,500 birds live at the sanctuary.

For further information, directions etc. please contact Lara (marketing) or Lee (curator / manager).


 

 

birds of eden news bird feature
Interesting bird facts
There are about 10,000 known species of birds alive in the world today, of which over 400 are endangered.
Since the 1800's, 103 bird species have become e...


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The southern ground hornbill

Bucorvus leadbeateri



Physical characteristics: The ground hornbills are the ...


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lorikeets at Birds of Eden
lorikeets at Birds of Eden
Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
friends Sun Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
friends Sun Lorikeet at Birds ...
Lorikeet Birds of Eden
Lorikeet Birds of Eden
Sun Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
Sun Lorikeet at Birds of Eden
Guests at Birds of Eden
Guests at Birds of Eden
Bearded Barbet at Birds of Eden
Bearded Barbet at Birds of Ede ...
Aracari at Birds of Eden
Aracari at Birds of Eden
Macaw
Macaw
Ringneck
Ringneck at Birds of Eden
on eggs
on eggs
Ibis
Ibis at the water
Toucan
Toucan
close to a Flamingo
close to a Flamingo
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"A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song. "
Chinese Proverb

 


 
GPS Co-ordinates:
Turn off to Monkeyland & Birds of Eden
from N2 S33º 56' 46.09" E23º 29’ 8.13”

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