It isn't uncommon to have snow on the mountains at this time of year when we have freezing cold rainy days! It is always a special sight! This year was a little different! We made a very special to the mountains (a good 3 hours away) to take our staff to ...
August 20, 2020Marketing
At the Knysna Elephant Park, we care about the experience of every single guest and family member that enters our doors and our sole purpose, as always, is your health and safety. Considering the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, we are taking standards for hygiene and cleanliness very seriously, as well ...
August 4, 2020Marketing
8 December 2020 We have drafted the following regulations to adhere to, this will ensure that we operate in a safe and hygienic manner, while also limiting the possible spread of the COVID-19 Virus. Knysna Elephant Park (KEP) will do our best to ensure the safety of our guests and our staff. ...
August 3, 2020Marketing
We are optimistic that travel will bounce back but the question is when? And until it does it is having a major impact on our staff who are unable to work. The hospitality and tourism industries have been hit hard by the ever-growing pandemic and it creates a lot of ...
April 22, 2020Marketing
26 March 2020 Following the South African Government’s decision on Monday Night, 23 March 2020, to declare a Nationwide Lockdown we have suspended all tours, walks and accommodation as of Wednesday, 25 March 2020 at 16h00, until further notice. We share this news with a heavy but hopeful heart as extraordinary circumstances ...
March 25, 2020Marketing
On the 23rd of October, we were very excited to wake up and welcome a new baby zebra to the park! A few days later however her mother, Mica, was "stolen" by a rival male and unfortunately this caused Mica to reject her baby. This resulted in us stepping in ...
December 14, 2018Marketing
On 5th May 2017, we were very fortunate to welcome three new females to our herd. Amari, Shanti and Madiwa were translocated to KEP from another facility. Towards the end of their first month, the girls were introduced to the rest of the herd. This was a slow process where ...
December 14, 2018Marketing
We were lucky enough to have a newly engaged couple join us on the Breakfast Elephant Walk this past Saturday and we were delighted to receive the following email from them this morning. It sounds like they had a great time! I wanted to take this opportunity to let you know ...
August 13, 2018Marketing
We would like to share, some of our favourite comments received on our feedback forms for July. Hannah (Cape Town, RSA) - "I am 11 years old and I learnt so much! I LOVE elephants!!!" Zachary (Wisconsin, USA) - "Great Experience! Can't wait to come again!" Samantha (Cape Town, RSA) - "Loved our ...
July 11, 2018Marketing
October 19, 2017Marketing