Monkey Sanctuary tour

Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary

Monkey Sanctuary, Hartbeespoort Primate Tour – Experiencing primates in natural environment


No interactions with the monkeys.

Monkey Sanctuary actually as close to natural environment as possible.

Tailor made eco-tourism and wildlife experiences while catering for solo travellers, couples, families and group wildlife tours.

Monkey Sanctuary

Located in Hartbeespoort, North West Province. An hour’s drive from Johannesburg.


Bush babies Monkey Sanctuary, privately owned. 10ha wild environment location on the side of the Magaliesberg mountain range.


Thus perfect location for primate’s rehabilitation in environment that is natural to them.


Accordingly allowing them to lead normal and happy lives. However the Bushbaby Monkey Sanctuary is a non subsidized sanctuary.


And so only one of eight free-release primate sanctuaries in the world.

Experience a variety of monkeys in natural free-roaming environment.

Home to over 90 rescued and free-released primates. Bush babies Monkey Sanctuary takes in primates that have been raised as pets or rescued from illegal animal trade.


While all donated and rescued monkeys are rehabilitated and free released within the wild environment of Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary.


Monkey tour leads you through natural indigenous forests on elevated wooden walkways. Accordingly experiencing a variety of monkeys in a natural free-roaming environment within the sanctuary.

Moreover appreciation of South Africa’s wildlife and its diversity

Monkey on guests shoulders at Monkey Sanctuary

Superior photographic opportunities at the sanctuary, while additionally paired with highly experienced professional guides.

Consequently providing a unique wildlife experience.

Excellent family or educational tour that is above all, non-interactive. Thus viewing the primates in an unobtrusive manner.


Monkeys require specific diets and being social animals, hence require group interaction (monkey to monkey) and enrichment.


However many of Bush babies Monkey Sanctuary primates have never had this or have ever touched a tree prior to arrival.


Human interaction at Hartbeespoort Bush babies Monkey Sanctuary is accordingly kept to an absolute minimum.


Furthermore staff at the Bush babies Monkey Sanctuary are not allowed to have contact with the monkeys.


While leaving the monkeys to experience life as wild animal rather than domestic pets.

Best ability to contact Ekala for a Monkey Sanctuary tour:

Will respond within 24 hours. Though in most cases less. But then does depend on time differences.

Then cell phones does create some problems. Due to time differences or that we may all be on tour and thus unable to answer your call at that time. Thus email works perfectly.

Consequently difficult to deal with tour specifics on a cell phone.

Ekala’s wildlife and Monkey Sanctuary tours can thus be adapted to the client’s individual needs.

Therefore accommodating specific tour and personal requirements.

Above all – no interactions!

Ekala Eco Tours offer the Monkey Sanctuary as an individual tour or part of a full day tour.

Because of the distance to the Monkey Sanctuary from Johannesburg, best to do the Monkey Sanctuary as part of a full day tour, including other local items, wildlife or historical to create a full day tour.

Accordingly to be able to structure a tour around your requirements and time available – we need to be supplied with clear timing’s and collection and drop off address – hotel name.

If one of the points is the airport – we need full flight details.

Thus once we have these it will be possible to quote/advise and structure a day tour including the Monkey Sanctuary or multi day package around your requirements.

Human interaction at Bush babies Monkey Sanctuary is accordingly kept to an absolute minimum.

Perfect wildlife tour options:

To include with the Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary to create a full day tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria:

With the distance to be covered to the Sanctuary, best to do the Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary as part of a full day tour. Including other local items, scenic, wildlife or historical to create a full day tour.

However, if your time is short – we can supply the Monkey Sanctuary only.

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These two sanctuaries are in same area as the Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary

Also in the same area or en-route:

Hartbeespoort dam:

Surrounded by the majestic Magaliesberg mountain range – with its scenic 56 kilometres of shoreline and Art and Craft markets.

Aerial Cableway, Hartbeespoort: Spectacular panorama views of Hartbeespoort dam, Magaliesberg and surrounding area from the aerial cableway and the viewpoints and walkway on top.

Paleo tour – Sterkfontein and Maropeng – part of Cradle of Humankind – as extra on the day of the Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary


It is possible to include the Lesedi Cultural Village after the early morning program at the Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary.

En-route tour:

Bush Babies Monkey Sanctuary works well en-route to or from the Pilanesberg National Park.

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Indeed, for all diverse interests and ages.

Then accompanied by Ekala’s professional guides.

As a solo traveller the private tour is accordingly customised to your needs.

Hence providing quality time on your interests and requirements.

While striving to make long lasting memories for you.

Monkey Sanctuary-Hartbeespoort

Planning stage of South Africa safari/tour/trip

So if you are in the planning stage of a South Africa trip, we can help.

Please supply the duration that you are looking at, group size, then your estimated dates and duration.

Then additionally what you wish to include in this time, and we can advise using our extensive South Africa experience.

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Monkeys at the Sanctuary
Private collection and drop off – Professional fully guided tours – 7 days a week
This with a highly experience guide
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With Ekala – Then far more than simply a set time Monkey Sanctuary tour

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Ekala Family & Guides

Ekala family & wildlife tour guides

We pride ourselves on our extensive knowledge of South Africa’s wildlife.

Thus we focus were our experience and expertise lies – in South Africa only.

Highly Experienced Guides

Accordingly with our vast experience and expertise, we will bring the wildlife tours to life.

Furthermore sharing our love and knowledge of South Africa’s wildlife and national game parks.

Above all, ensuring you leave full of the best memories.


So you get an enhanced understanding of South Africa’s wildlife, history, and diverse cultures.

Thus the personal touch

Furthermore Ekala personally conducts and organises all our tours.

As highly experience and professional guides.

Consequently you get an enhanced understanding of South Africa’s wildlife, history and diverse cultures.

Thus the best South African Experience

Monkey Sanctuary

Our wildlife and Monkey Sanctuary tours are non-invasive

Accordingly no wildlife interactions

As a result focusing on the national game reserves – naturally wild.

Additionally promoting conservation and education.

Hence Kruger and Pilanesberg National Game reserves.

We do not support private – commercially based “parks”.

Thus an experience that will be remembered for the right reason.


Private collection and drop off.

Additionally supplied as a fully guided professional Monkey Sanctuary and wildlife tour.

Thus covering en-route to or from the Monkey Sanctuary as may be possible from collection to drop off.

As a result, not simply a point to point tour with a driver.

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