Guide - Selwo Aventura - 902 19 04 82 - www.selwo.es
just a couple of miles along the A-7 coastal road at km 162.5 heading towards Estepona
from Marbella and Puerto Banus, and a short distance from our rental
apartments in El Presidente, is the spectacular Selwo Wildlife Adventure
Park, Selwo Aventura. Here you will find more
than 2000 animals
conditions on the one million square metre site.
Aventura is open daily through to October 31st and then only on fridays, saturdays and sundays until Januarty 7th 2018.
The standard opening hours from
Monday to Friday are from 10.00 to 18.00 and on Saturday and Sunday
from 10.00 to 19.00. In July and August the closing time is extended
to 20.00. Entrance prices are shown below.
the left is a view of the luxuriant and extensive lake-side gardens
in Selwo that lead to the Masai-style village huts and the largest
walk through aviary in Europe with over 1000 birds of different
living in a vast and enclosed valley.
The huge lake,
provides a lovely focal-point for
the Selwo park.
the left are some of the flamingoes in one of the large enclosures,
including some with monkeys and crocodiles, which are to be found
to the right of the entrance area to Selwo Aventura.
lead to the starting point for the trucks that can take you up
the first stage where there is a large outdoor enclosure for
bengal tigers and a cave full of bats! From
there another truck
you through the valleys and hill-sides to the top of the
site where there is a restaurant with spectacular panoramic views.
trucks take you on a journey passing through many separate
in which there are a wide variety of animals such
as elephants, bison, antelopes, bears, tigers, giraffes
and rhinoceroses, many of which are able to roam in relative
freedom. They depart at regular intervals throughout the day
in the high season there can be long queues during the
Alternatively you can walk along the paths, crossing the
foot and rope-bridges, providing opportunities to view
at a more leisurely pace.
this is indeed a lovely way to explore Selwo it is advisable
to have appropriate footwear, to bring drinks and to protect
yourself from the sun. Also think carefully about whether
it might become just too much effort for very young children
or the parents that might have to end up carrying them!
really enjoy your visit to Marbella, why not stay in our luxury
beachside rental apartment in the prestigious El Presidente
its exceptional spaciousness, quality and comfort, five swimming
pools (one is heated), tennis and golf practice courts, wonderful
surroundings, beautiful gardens and fountains, children's play
areas, fantastic location 200 metres from the beach and excellent
and restaurants -
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is a view of the park and its extensive paths that criss-cross
Selwo Aventura looking towards the wonderful Marbella coastline.
are several restaurants
and cafes around the site serving drinks, snacks and more substantial
|Getting up, close and personal!
well as the animals there are also a wide variety of additional
activities on offer including
an exhibition of the flying and hunting skills of falconry, including
eagles and hawks, shown above. In addition there are camel rides,
archery, an adventure
rope slide, trampolining and a simulated rain-forest water-spray
is even possible to stay over night in Selwo in one of the replica
Watu or Masai villages, shown left, which actually offer comfortable
accommodation. There is also a Selwo Nature School as well as Selwo
find out more about
our luxury beachside apartments in El Presidente,
to make an enquiry
or to easily book a memorable
Marbella holiday with us
in El Presidente
you get there you have the option of either buying a single ticket
just for entry to the Selwo wild life/adventure park. The current
entrance price is 24.90 euros for adults and 17.00 euros for
children aged 3 to 7 and senior citizens. Children
under the age of 2 are free. It is significantly cheaper to book online.
good alternative would be for you
to purchase a combined ticket for Selwo Aventura and Selwo
Marina as well
the Telecabina and consequently make a saving of 40%. As all three are worth
visiting (the latter can also be combined with a separate visit
to Tivoli World
next to each other) it is at least worth considering.
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in El Presidente are so special!