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Cango Wildlife Ranch, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape

Cango Wildlife Ranch is a great day out for the whole family with reptiles, cheetahs, crocodiles and even natural encounters available.

Cango Wildlife Ranch

Oudtshoorn Attractions

When you arrive at the Cango Wildlife Ranch you will be met by your tour guide who will let you know what time your tour starts. Please note there are no set times for tours and booking is essential for groups of more than 10. The wait after you arrive and before your tour starts is usually no more than 30 minutes. During this time you can take a look at the snake park, curios shops, wallaby walkabout, lorikeet aviary or just grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants. The Cango Wildlife Ranch tours typically last about 45-60 minutes in duration. During that time you will be taken on a guided tour through the Valley of Ancients and then through to Cheetahland. The Valley of Ancients includes a number of animals and reptiles while at Cheetahland you get the chance to meet the big cats. After the tour has finshed visitors are more than welcome to re-visit some of the attractions to get extra photos.

At the Cango Wildlife Ranch you also have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a natural interaction with Cheetah, Tiger, Reptiles and even a Nile Crocodile. The croc-cage dive is open to people age 12 years and older where you come face-to-face with a giant Nile Crocodile in a submerged cage. These encounters are not included in your normal entrance fee see prices below for Natural Encounters.

It is advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes with sunscreen and light clothing plus a hat during the summer months and an umbrella during the winter months. Temperatures between December and February usually range in the mid 30 degrees celcius while from June to August it can be anything between 7 and 22 degrees celcius.

Cango Wildlife Ranch won the Certificate of Excellence Award from TripAdvisor in 2015. This is the 5th year in a row it has won this award.

The Cango Wildlife Ranch Attractions:

Valley of Ancients
Kuranda Forest
Wallaby Walkabout
Animal Encounters

Cango Wildlife Ranch Entrance Fees: (subject to change)

Adults: R110.00
Children Aged 4 to 13 years: R65.00

Natural Encounter Rates: (Subject to change)

Cheetah Encounter: R10.00 (16 years and older)
Tiger Cub Encounter: R300.00 (16 years and older)
Croc Cage Diving: R280.00 (10 years and older)
Reptile Encounter: R60.00 (2 years and older)

Please note that if the ranch has very young tiger or cheetah cubs then children aged 10 years and above can interact. Please ask when you arrive on the availability of the very young cubs.

Cango Wildlife Ranch Address:

2 Baron Van Reede Street,
Western Cape

Cango Wildlife Ranch Opening Hours:

Open every day of the year including Christmas and New Years Day - 08h00 to 16h30 approx.

Cango Wildlife Ranch Contact Details:

Tel: +27 (0) 44 272 5593
Fax: +27 (0) 44 272 4167
Email: reservations@cango.co.za
Website: www.cango.co.za