Cheetah Experience Ashia
KINDLY BE ADVISED
BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL
Credit Cards accepted on site (VISA & MASTERCARD) or EFT for prior payments.
All Cheetah Experiences at Ashia are Animal & Weather Permitting
Things To Do At Cheetah Experience Ashia
Cheetah Experiences give you the chance to meet our Ambassador Cheetahs, hear and feel their unique purr, take once-in-a-lifetime photographs and enjoy an educational talk by one of our Animal Carers.
per person /hour
Weekly Cheetah Runs take you to the secure area in the middle of the running ﬁeld during one of our scheduled weekly early morning or late afternoon runs to watch and photograph the world’s fastest land mammals, (weather permitting).
approx. 1 hour
Private Cheetah Runs with special set up for a photography session for 2 people both at the track and in the secure area in the middle of the running ﬁeld; up to 1,5 hours depending on the “cheetah’s toes.” This private set up will provide you with plenty of opportunity to take your own stunning “Speed-Cat-Photos!”
Cheetah Walks with one of our adult or cub cheetahs around the dam and/or the farm during cool morning or late afternoon hours. Some days they are just keen to walk and explore new corners and scents, on others they prefer to sit with you for a while on the rim of the dam and contemplate the splendid scenery of the Drakenstein Mountains!
per person. Max. 3 people (approx. 1 hour)
Volunteer For A Day with us! Learn from our Animal Carers what it takes to look after our cheetahs on a daily basis. Help them preparing the meals, follow them on the feeding rounds, assist with their animal husbandry and join them in the enrichment activities.
Animal Enrichment Activities organised by our Animal Carers to provide for the animals physical and psychological needs as well as their general well-being. Enrichment is the process of providing an animal with stimulation that seeks to make an animal’s life in care more interesting and meaningful. Be part of one of our enrichment sessions!
Animal & Farm Sightseeings will provide you with a ﬁrst insight into the project while enjoying an educational talk about the most recent cheetah facts. The tours are available during our public opening hours from Tuesday to Sunday:
11.00 – 13.00 / 15.00 – 17.00
Start of Tour: 11.30 & 15.30
no prior booking required!
Disabled Actvities personalised for guests with disabilities and individual needs.
Vouchers tailor-made as a unique gift that will give the presentee a lasting memory.
Corporate & Private Events tailor-made to your requirements and paired with all sorts of Cheetah Activities and Experiences like early morning cheetah runs, photo sessions, adult and/or cub walks, animal enrichment, educational talks and much more. (The wellbeing of our animals doesn’t allow groups to be bigger than 20 guests).
|Cheetah Experiences/Meet a Cheetah||Tuesday – Sunday||Setting by Reservation||Essential||R500 per person / Approx. 1 hour|
|Weekly Cheetah Runs||Wednesday – Sunday||Early Morning (weather & season related) Late Afternoon (weather & season related)||Essential||R200 per person / Approx. 1 hour|
|Cheetah Walks||Tuesday – Sunday||Early Morning (weather & season related) Late Afternoon (weather & season related)||Essential||R750 per person. Max 3 people per walk/ Approx. 1 hour|
|Volunteer For A Day||Tuesday – Sunday||Summer (Nov-Apr) 7am-6pm Winter (May-Oct) 8am-5.30pm||Essential||R950 per person|
|Animal Enrichment Activities||Friday||Setting by Reservation||Essential||R600 per person (Please contact us for choice of enrichment)|
|Animal & Farm Sighting Tours||Tuesday – Sunday||11h00 – 13h00 (Starts of Tour 11h30) 15h00 – 17h00 (Starts of Tour 15h30)||no previous booking||R110 per person / Approx 1 hour|
|PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately our animals don’t respond well to children and it causes them stress, for this reason we cannot allow children on tour. This is for their safety as well as for the welfare of our animals. Thank you for your understanding.|
|Private Cheetah Runs||Tuesday – Sunday||Setting by Reservation||Essential||R2000 per session for 2 people / Approx. 1,5 hours|
|Corporate & Private Events||Tuesday – Sunday||Arrangements can be tailored to meet corporate / individual requirements||Essential||Please contact us|
|Disabled Activities||Tuesday – Sunday||Arrangements can be tailored to meet individual requirements||Essential||Please contact us|
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