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Award Winning Sanctuaries

The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA) consisting of Monkeyland, Birds of Eden and The Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary are the current winners of the Lilizela Service Excellence Awards - Best Visitor Experience 'Wildlife Encounters'; Skål International Sustainable Tourism Award - Best Major Attraction; winner of the 'Best Animal Welfare Initiative' and overall winner of the World Responsible Tourism Awards.
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welcome to monkeyland - a true primate sanctuary

Monkeyland is the worlds first free roaming multi-specie primate sanctuary.

Monkeyland has as one of its aims, to create awareness about the plight of primates and to show that with a greater understanding of our primate cousins, that we can all live in harmony.

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The Orangutan Under Threat

Orangutans, named for the Malay word meaning "person of the forest," are amazing animals. Rarely leaving the treetops, they are the larg...

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monkeyland primate feature

The Preuss's Monkey

Cercopithecus preussi ...
Preuss's Monkey, also known as Preuss's Guenon, is a diurnal primate that lives terrestrially in mou...

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monkeyland photo gallery - most recent pictures

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"Being in touch with the natural world is crucial. "
Bert Vos, assistant curator, Monkeyland

Directions: Turn off to Monkeyland & Birds of Eden from N2
GPS Co-ordinates:
 S33 56' 46.09" E23 29' 8.13"

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