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Location West
Operating Hours 09:00 - 17:00
Operating Days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Duration 45 mins
Activity Time Flexible
Transportation Offered as Supplement
Comment The Drive Thru activity can be done at these times: 09:00 / 10:00 / 11:00 / 13:30 / 14:30 / 15:30
from 11€

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Overview & Highlights
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Big Cats Drive Thru in Mauritius (Casela Nature Parks) - Overview

The Big Cats Drive thru makes for a thrilling and exciting day out during your holiday in Mauritius and is a must do when visiting the Casela Nature Parks. It will surely add an African touch to your visit at Casela Park.

Aboard a securely caged 4x4 vehicle, you will navigate across the plains and come within a stone's throw away of the majestic Big Cats in Mauritius - the lions and tigers. Watch them in their natural habitat and be sure to take your camera with you for one of a kind pictures.

Additionally, you will also get to visit the top rated attraction park in Mauritius, where you can view plenty of local and exotic animals.

  • Visit the no.1 Attractions Park in Mauritius - Casela Nature Parks
  • Get a chance to observe the Big Cats both in the park and their natural habitat
  • 45-min Safari Tour (Drive Thru activity) to view Lions and Tigers
  • Discover interesting information on the Big Cats, their behavior and habitat
  • Seize the chance to get some once in a lifetime photographs of these fantastic Big Cats
  • Park Visit with 5-themed areas offering plenty of things to do for all ages

What's Included
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Big Cats Drive Thru in Mauritius (Casela Nature Parks) - Inclusions

  • 45-min Guided Safari Trip
  • Drive among Big Cats in a caged 4x4 vehicle
  • View Tigers and Lions in their natural habitat
  • Learn about the Big Cats firsthand from the Ranger

Important: The Big Cats Drive Thru Trips are done at the Predator Kingdom which is part of Casela Nature Parks. The price for the Drive Thru does not include the Entrance ticket. Accordingly, we offer you to purchase the Drive Thru together with the entry tickets to the park.

Entrance ticket to Casela Nature Parks

  • Safari to see zebras, ostriches, white rhinoceros, impalas, antelopes, kudus, wildebeest
  • Visit Birds Paradise Park - Walk thru the aviary
  • Animal viewing - Giraffe, camel, pygmy hippo, llama viewing
  • Petting farm and Tortoise pen
  • Access to Pangia Kid’s Park
  • Visit Predator Kingdom (Big Cats Kingdom)
  • 1 Ride at the Tulawaka Coaster

(All activities and attractions which are not included in this package are pay-as-you-go)

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Transportation & Driver Details
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Transport is available for an additional supplement and will include pick up and drop off from any hotel / place of accommodation in Mauritius.

Car Capacities

You can choose from a selection of vehicles types:

Family Car - Up to 4 passengers
6 Seater vehicle - Up to 6 passengers
Minivan - Up to 10 passengers
About the Drivers

All drivers speak fluent English and French (Upon special request we can organize drivers who speak additional languages). The drivers, citizens of Mauritius, will be happy to provide you with information about Mauritius and each of its sights.

All drivers are very professional, time efficient and friendly. There is high emphasis on being always on time and providing reliable devoted service to customers.


Meeting Point & Times
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Meeting Point:

Casela Nature Parks, West Region

Start & End times:
(Upon request it is possible to start or finish the tour in a different time)
Operating Hours: 09:00 - 17:00
Start & End times:   
Drive Thru Trip can be done at these times: 10:00 / 11:00 / 13:30 / 14:30 / 15:30
Duration of the Drive Thru activities:  45 minutes
Approximate duration of the Park Visit + Drive Thru: 3 – 5 hours
  The park is open daily from 9am to 5pm, except on Saturdays until 9pm for Casela By Night (Pangia Rides,Tulawaka Gold Coaster & Wamwam Restaurant).
  The park will be closed on  25th December and 1st January 

 


Full Description
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About the Big Cats Drive Thru at Casela Nature Parks

Join the only Safari Big Cats Drive Thru in Mauritius and meet the lions and tigers at the famous Casela Nature Parks!

Who would have thought that in this tropical paradise, you’d be able to encounter the most recognised members of the Big Cat family? Casela Nature Parks is famous for its big cats, and the Big Cats Drive Thru presents a wonderful opportunity for you to get up close and view the lions and tigers that roam the park.

During this fantastic tour, whilst on-board the Safari vehicle, you will be taken into the Big Cats' grounds in search of the big cats.

After meeting your driver and guide for the trip, you will board the caged Safari vehicle. As the engine fires up and while the ranger opens the secured gates, you will be able to hear the roars in the far distance.

The first stop is to see the Bengal tigers, with their iconic orange colour and dark stripes. But you’d also be pleasantly surprised to know that Casela is home to one of the rarest species of tiger in the world - the impressive white tiger. With its creamy white coat and blue-gray eyes, these majestic beasts will leave you in awe.

It won’t be long before you will come close to the most famous big cat: the Lion. Also known as the king of all animals, lions do a lot of sleeping, but if you are lucky, you will see them striding majestically about their terrain or playing around. This is your chance to get some once in a lifetime photographs of these fantastic big cats.

During the activity, the park’s guide will provide interesting information on the big cats, their behavior and habitat while also sharing their own personal experience on working alongside these remarkable animals.

All in all, this Big Cats' Drive thru promises to deliver a fun, exciting and memorable wildlife experience in Mauritius.

Visit of the Casela Nature Park - World of Adventures

About the Casela Nature Park: Located beside the Rempart Mountain on the South-West of Mauritius, the Mauritius Casela Nature Park stays true to being a real nature and adventure park. Along with plenty of activities and attractions for all ages, that park also offers magnificent views of the countryside, rolling down the west coast of Mauritius.

Entrance ticket includes:

  • African Safari: Get a taste of Africa in Mauritius with a unique chance to encounter antelopes, white rhinos, zebras and ostriches. Immerse yourself in the wild in the company of Kudus, Impalas, Oryx, Nyalas, and Waterbucks, just to name a few. The African reserve is of extraordinary scenic beauty with the iconic Rempart Mountain serving as a backdrop.
  • Visit Birds Paradise Park - Walk thru the aviary - Get ready to be fascinated when visiting the Bird Paradise. Walk through the bird aviary to discover various colorful bird species from all around the world.
  • Animal viewing - Giraffe, camel, pygmy hippo, llama viewing - Among the many animals in the park, you will get to see giraffes and pygmy hippos for a unique viewing experience. Meet the camels and llamas, considered as one of the friendliest and most loving animals you will ever meet. Spend some time getting to know these amazing creatures.
  • Petting farm and Tortoise pen - Be sure to stop by the Petting farm and Tortoise pen, the ideal setting for people of all ages, especially children to interact with farm animals as well as tortoises.
  • Access to Pangia Kid’s Park - The new Pangia Kid’s Park boasts a children’s playground that will offer fun to the young ones! Make sure to bring along the little ones to let them have their fair share of fun!
  • Visit Predator Kingdom (Big Cats Kingdom) - For Big Cat lovers, this is a dream come true! Visit the Predator Kingdom to enjoy a close view of the big cats such as the roaring lions, the magnificent caracals and the majestic tigers.
  • One Ride on the Tulawaka Gold Coaster - The perfect ride for thrill seekers, a unique summer luge running on a 760m track including a cable lift hill, vertiginous descents and bends while offering thrill-seekers an exciting ride with a breathtaking view of the west coast of Mauritius!

Additional Info about Casela Nature Parks

The park includes several thematic worlds, as well as a hub for discovery and learning.

  • African Safari: Get a taste of Africa in Mauritius with a unique chance to encounter antelopes, white rhinos, zebras and ostriches. Immerse yourself in the wild in the company of Kudus, Impalas, Oryx, Nyalas, and Waterbucks, just to name a few. The African reserve is of extraordinary scenic beauty with the iconic Rempart Mountain serving as a backdrop. Casela Nature Parks offers several fun ways to get closer to animals of the African Safari: choose between our zebra bus,the safari Quad or Segway.
  • Predator Kingdom: At the Predator Kingdom, Safari adventures brings you the best of the Big Cats experiences in Mauritius. This is a unique opportunity for visitors to have once in a lifetime experience. Big Cats encounters include: walking with lions, interaction with cheetah, caracal and serval, feeding the lions and the drive-thru to see tigers and lions in their natural habitat.
  • Thrill Mountain: Thrill Mountain at Casela combines all the mountain and rope activities for thrill-seekers. Jump from a 40m platform into the canyon with the Canyon Swing, zip across breath-taking scenic valleys with plenty of Ziplines, walk on our spectacular Risk Factor Bridge, Zip and Splash into the river and for the more adventurous: hiking and mountain climbing on the Via Ferrata.
  • Birds & Rides: A range of rides, activities and attractions to suit all ages. The Tulawaka Gold Coaster for thrill seekers, slide on a Buoy into the air with a Toboggan Ride, awaken your senses with the 4D Cinema, and discover the most impressive bird species in Mauritius with the Aviary.
  • Pangia Kids Park: Pangia Kids Park is a brand new world, full of fun, located in the heart of Casela! Come and experience family time like never before with the Monkey Swing, the Dino Ride, the Mushroom Vortex, the Carousel and so many more! The kids will also become little chefs at the Wamwam restaurant.

(All activities and attractions which are not included in this package are pay-as-you-go)

Additional activities offered at the Park


Private & Exclusivity VIP Option

Exclusive Drive Thru with the Big Cats (Optional)

For more exclusivity, we offer our clients the opportunity to take their Drive Thru with the Big Cats in maximum privacy, only you, these amazing big cats and their keepers. You will be accompanied by a personal guide; receive personal care and guidance from the big cats’ keeper and benefit from various extras.

Included in the Exclusive Drive Thru with the Big Cats package:

  • Private Drive Thru in the Big Cats enclosure (45 mins)
  • DVD with pictures and videos of your Drive Thru experience
  • Benefit from an exclusive discount in a group of 9 people or more

Comments & Notes
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  • The Drive Thru activity is offered to participants of all ages.
  • There is no contact with the Big cats and you view them only from the safety of the fenced vehicle.
  • Food & Drink are not allowed inside the Parks
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Foreign Language Clients: Participants should ensure that they understand either English, French or Mauritian Creole, which are the languages used to explain the safety procedures of the activities. Unless clients (who do not understand any of the mentioned languages) provide a translator, they cannot take part in any of the activities that include a safety talk for safety reasons.

Health & Safety Notes

  • Please do not scream, shout, kick, slap or jump up and down while in close proximity to the animals; it may scare the animals and cause an accident.
  • All participants must be physically and mentally capable to perform a particular activity.
  • Participants should not have any major hearing or visual impairments. If the health and safety restrictions for your activity are not respected, "NO" refund will be considered. These rules are for your safety.
  • Activities are still carried out in rain, and no refunds will be given if a client chooses to not participate. In the event of adverse weather, activities may be rescheduled for security purposes by the Management of the Park.

Prices
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Visit of the Casela World of Adventures Park (Entry tickets)  
Price per Adult: 21 Euros
Price per Child (ages 4-12): 17 Euros
Price per Baby (ages 0-3): Free of Charge

 

Shared Basis Drive Thru: 11 Euros / Person

 

Exclusive Drive Thru  
1-8 Persons: 190 Euros
9-20 Persons: 290 Euros

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When choosing this order option, you will be asked to enter your preferred date for going on the activity as part of the order process. This option will entitle you to reserve and guarantee your place for this activity on a specific preferred time and date that suit you most. Please note that in case you order any activity which takes more than 1 day, the preferred date represents the date on which you would like to start the activity.

(Valid for 3 months)

By ordering an Open Voucher you will be able to choose your preferred date for this activity during a later stage (when you already have full knowledge of the schedule for your trip) and not during the order process. This way you benefit maximum flexibility regarding the date of the desired activity. The open voucher can be used to go on this specific activity during a period of 3 months from the date of its purchase. To learn more about the option of an open voucher, please read our Order & Payment Methods page.

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100% Level of Satisfaction Based on 1 review

| reviewed by mrs Cawthorne – United Kingdom | September 29, 2017
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3rd time we have used mauritius attractions - always excellent professional service.


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