About Daniell Cheetah Project
The aim of the project is to play a part in conservation of the Cheetah (Acinonyx Jubatus), the re-establishment of pure gene lines, as well as educating the public to the importance of conserving of this amazing species. The Daniell Cheetah Project was established in May 2001 and started with just three cats and has grown since.
Education and Tours
Daniell Cheetah Project offers unique educational tours through the project by trained tour guides. On the tour you will be able to meet and learn more about Meerkats, Black Footed Cats, African Wild Cats, Servals, Caracals, Cheetahs, Leopards and Lions.
The tours are open daily from 09:00-16:00. During this tour guest will also be given the opportunity to enter a cheetah enclosure and if the moment allows it to pet a cheetah as well. The Daniell Cheetah Project offers you two different tours; the Predator Tour and also the Cheetah Walk. For more info please click here.
We are open 7 days a week, except the 25th and 26th of December and the 1st of January.
You can find us on the R75 national road 40km from Uitenhage, 70km from Port Elizabeth and 60km from the Addo Elephant National Park.
Our GPS coordinates. GPS S188.8.131.52 E025.19.43.4 STEENBOKVLAKTE
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Daniell Cheetah Project also has other attractions. The Padstal where you can browse for gifts and African Arts at very reasonable prices and coffee shop.
Coffee, Tea and Light meals can be ordered for take-away or sit-down meals.
Also next to the shop there is some orphaned wild animal’s guest are welcome to view, like Kudu and Springbuck.
If you have ever watched the Duma Movie, you would have seen two of our cats! That stared in the movie. We had an 8 month contract of witch 5 months was used to train the animals and 3 months to shoot the movie. Follow this link to visit the Duma website http://dumamovie.warnerbros.com
The Daniell Cheetah Project is monitored by Health & Safety SA