Highgate Ostrich Show Farm, Oudtshoorn

4.3
Meet the largest birds on the planet at Highgate Ostrich Show Farm. Opened since 1938, the compound quickly became a place of entertainment and education, dedicated to breeding and protecting these big birds. Go on a guided tour through the ranch to learn about the birds' habits and way of life, and wrap up your visit at the curio shop, selling a variety of ostrich products, decorations, and souvenirs. Make Highgate Ostrich Show Farm a part of your Oudtshoorn vacation plans using our Oudtshoorn day trip planner .
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  • Guide took us through the incubator room and explained the process. Then through the display of eggs, feathers, and skins. Finally, the walk through the grounds and an opportunity to view the differen...  more »
  • We were sad to learn that the rides we had looked forward to aren't part of the tour, but understand the animal's health is more important. The guide was knowledgeable and friendly. I thought an ostri...  more »
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  • Very nice place to visit. We did the guide tour when they should us the howl farm and let us hold and pick up the baby ostrich ,and let us feed the big Ostrich out of your hand. Ostrich is very well looked after and well fed. They also have a big shop you can buy feathers dusters and ostrich skin from and even ostrich eggs. I will visit the farm again.
  • Wasn't sure about visiting this place as l thought it would be boring, but one of our party was very keen so l went along. lt was excellent the guide very informative we handled the three week old Ostriches fed the adults, and I rode on the back of one.
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