When can you visit us

The World of Birds is open 9h00 - 17h00, every day of the week, 365 days of the year

Feeding Times are :
  • Penguins - 11:30 & 15:30
  • Pelicans - 12:30
  • Cormorants - 13:30
  • Birds of Prey - 16:15
The Monkey Jungle is open from 11:30 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 15:30

Where to find us

We are located along Valley Road in Houtbay
There are signs posted along the Main Road in Hout Bay that will guide you to the park.
For more detailed directions you can use the Google map on the Contact Us page

Free parking is available

We are also on the Blue Route of the Hop on Hop Off City Bus Tour

Entry Fee

Entrance fees are
  • Adults R120
  • Children R45
  • Pensioners and Students (with card) R75

For group/school bookings contact booking office on 021 790 27 30 or e-mail us at info@worldofbirds.org.za

We also have memberships available, with various options and benefits.
Click here to find out more about memberships.

Getting hungry?

The Robin's Nest offers drinks and snacks as well as light meals.

You are also welcome to bring your own picnic basket and enjoy a picnic at the Flamingo Terrace (right next to our Flamingoes (number 5 on the map)).

Children's pushcarts

Children's pushcarts are available for hire at R20 each

Children's playground

Have a rest while the children have fun and play on playground


Most areas and restrooms are accessible to people in wheelchairs. Visitors in wheelchairs are also granted free entry to World of Birds!

World of Birds Map

Be sure to bring your camera! The up close and personal encounters with the animals allow for some incredible photo opportunities!

Print outs of the park map are also available at the entrance.

Curio Shop

Our curio shop sells a wide variety of souvenirs and memento's of your visit to World of Birds.