OUDTSHOORN ACTIVITIES

(OUT OF TOWN)

HIGHGATE OSTRICH SHOW FARM

Overview

Highgate Ostrich Show Farm has been telling the fascinating story of ostrich farming in Oudtshoorn for over a hundred years. Our tours surprise, inform, and delight visitors from all over the world.

Meet ostriches face to face and learn more about ostrich farming! We are one of the most popular outdoor activities in Oudtshoorn for all ages.

OUR OSTRICH TOURS WILL DELIGHT AND INFORM YOU!

Experience the world’s largest bird, the ostrich, which lays the largest egg, has the most beautiful feathers and eyes that make you want to fall in love and hug them. We offer a variety of ostrich tours. Each tour has 2 parts – the main yard and the farmlands. In the main yard, you will be shown different ostrich feathers, the incubators and how they work, gizzard stones, and you can feed the ostriches yourself!

The farmlands are where you will be shown the anatomy of an ostrich and visit the breeding pairs nest.

Traditional Ostrich Farm Tour:

Traditional Ostrich Tour is not only enlightening but also fun for the whole family. Learn all about ostriches, feed one by hand, and watch as our staff expertly demonstrate the various crafts using the ostrich’s exquisite feathers, eggs, and leather.

You will be in awe with the beauty of your surroundings, with the Klein Karoo valley and the picturesque Swartberg Mountains.

Traditional Ostrich Tour & Classic Meal:

Our Traditional Ostrich Tour is not only enlightening but also fun for the whole family. You will be on awe of the beautiful scenery of the Klein Karoo Valley and the picturesque Swartberg Mountains. Apart from the views, you will be able to see ostriches like you’ve never seen before. When you book this tour we will reserve a table in our restaurant for you.

For your convenience we have combined the Traditional Tour and a Classic Meal.

Traditional Ostrich Tour & PREMIER Meal:

Our Traditional Ostrich Tour is not only enlightening but also fun for the whole family. You will be on awe of the beautiful scenery of the Klein Karoo Valley and the picturesque Swartberg Mountains. Apart from the views, you will be able to see ostriches like you’ve never seen before. When you book this tour we will reserve a table in our restaurant for you.

For your convenience we have combined the Traditional Tour and a Premier Meal

Exquisite Ostrich farm products:

Catch your breath and visit our shop selling only genuine, South African-made products, many of which are produced by our skilled staff on the farm using our own resources.

From beautiful decoupage ostrich eggs to delicate ostrich leather products, fashionable clothing and the ubiquitous ostrich feather dusters, they are all made with skill and love by our people who take pride in their crafts.

Also available is a specially selected range of regional wines, olives and snacks.

We offer a range of Ostrich-related products, including eggs, leather products, etchings, and feather dusters.

Get in Touch

Contact Details
Telephone: +27 44 272 7115/6
Fax: +27 71 076 9964
Email: info@highgate.co.za
Website: www.highgate.co.za
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Opening Hours

We are open from:
Monday – Sunday: 08:00 – 17:00

Coordinates

Decimal Degrees (WGS84)
Latitude: -33.658446
Longitude: 22.133604

Degrees, Minutes & Seconds
Latitude: S33 39 30
Longitude: E22 08 00

GPS
Latitude: S 33 39.507
Longitude: E 22 08.016