Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary, The Crags

Meet the charming residents of Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary, a, 12 hectare (30 acre) forest enclosure for rescued animals. Founded in 1998, the sanctuary houses more than 500 monkeys, rescued from zoos, labs, and households. Enjoy the leafy, verdant setting as you roam the forest environment, accompanied by a knowledgeable tour guide who can help you spot howler monkeys, lemurs, capuchins, gibbons, and a number of other primate species. Plan to visit Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Plettenberg Bay attractions using our Plettenberg Bay trip planner.
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  • Visited soon after it opened in 1998 and good to see the monkeys are being cared for and and rehabilitated. So much so that lemurs are breeding well! Hold on to your belongings and follow guide’s advi...  more »
  • Supi. With German-speaking FSJlerin in 1 h tour have been led relaxed through the monkeyland. Lots of monkeys up close. Lemurs without end. On a suspension bridge was stolen by a Capuchin monkey.... the whole family was thrilled. awesome. Be sure to visit. The Baboons can be seen outside often enough...
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