Come and see why we are chosen as one of the 'Top 100 Perfect Tourist Destinations in the World'!

The Pride of Gauteng

We are home to more than 80 lions. Drive through our large enclosures and be amazed by four separate prides (two of which are rare white lions) in their natural surroundings.

Day or Night Guided Drives

Our trained guides will enhance your experience with fascinating wildlife facts and insights into our animals. After the buck trail you are driven into the captivating lion, cheetah and wild dog camps.

Alex, World-famous Lion Trainer & Film Wrangler

Be mesmerised on a 2-hour exclusive tour with our renowned Alex Larenty. Watch in amazement as he plays around with our big cat predators.

Walk with our Cheetah

Discover all the facts as you interact, photograph and walk alongside a full-grown cheetah.

Feed Ostriches

Get up close to the world's largest bird. Learn all about these powerful sprinters and feed them for the ultimate ostrich interaction.

Feed Giraffes

Have an extraordinary face to face encounter at eye-level and get to feed and touch these amazing animals.

Predators

Besides our magnificent lions we're proud home to a great variety of other African canivore species such as:

  • Striped and Spotted Hyena
  • Black Backed and Side-Striped Jackal
  • Aardwolf
  • Serval 

Herbivores

A multitude of herbivore species roam freely in our antelope area such as:
  • Black Wildebeest
  • Impala
  • Blesbuck
  • Springbuck
  • Gemsbuck
  • Waterbuck
  • Zebra
  • Ostrich

Meerkats

Few animals on earth work as well together as Meerkats, each having a function in groups as large as forty. Come visit these ever-popular, extremely social creatures and see for yourself.

Curios

Our shops sell an extensive collection of African Curios, Artefacts, Crafts, Music, Videos and Books. There are also well-stocked children's and adults safari-inspired clothing departments.

Restaurants

  • Large family restaurant and kiosk
  • Pizzeria and picnic area
  • Waterhole (bar)
  • Braai lunch - Sundays and Public Holidays
  • Halaal food and Muslim prayer facility available

Functions

Savour a remarkably different day out with fresh air and the chance to meet Africa's wildlife. Our lapa is suitable for rustic breakfasts, lunches and dinners that can be tailored for your special event.

Birthday Parties

Book us for a captivating birthday party, that the kids will remember for years. They can play with the animals, feed our tame resident giraffe and go on an exciting game drive through the main park. Call us for theming options and special requests.

School Excursions

We are the ideal destination for educational school excursions. Give children the gift of experiencing first-hand the rich diversity of wildlife that South Africa has to offer. Our staff and volunteers stay with your group to teach and answer any questions.

Conferences

Our facilities for small informal conferences, team building and corporate functions, can include a unique overnight stay. Add a lion's-share meal to your meetings and end a hardworking day with a relaxing game drive through the park. We can customise a package to suit your needs and budget.

Wildside Accommodation

Experience an overnight stay in one of our semi-luxury 5-sleeper safari tents with en-suite bathrooms and fall asleep to the sound of lions roaring. Breakfast is available on request.

Door-to-door Shuttle Service

For your ultimate convenience and peace of mind, our reliable and efficient shuttle service can pick you up from your hotel and deliver you back there, safely and hassle-free.

Admission

We are open every day of the year!

01 September to 30 April, 08h30 to 21h00

01 May to 31 August, 08h30 to 20h00

 

Contact Us

Lion Park
Address:
Cnr Malibongwe Dr. & R114
Nietgedacht 535-Jq, City of Johannesburg Rural
GautengSouth Africa
25° 59′ 37.676″ S, 27° 55′ 51.564″ E
work: +27 11 691 9905
cell: +27 87 150 0100
cell: +27 76 187 3883
cell: +27 82 382 4473
http://www.lion-park.com Visit Website

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Opening Hours


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Public Holidays from 8:30 am to 9:00 pm

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