They have made it a point to give the penguins priority over visitors. I also love that there is a free trail where you can see penguins without paying. Granted, the paid trail is more awesome. I had always imagined penguins a bit bigger.. The African one is smaller. I wish my connection was steady, I would have done a... 更多
We hired a car and got down here early with my 8 year old daughter on an unseasonably warm late August day. We could not believe our luck - we were totally alone on the beach for the first two hours free to frolic with the penguins as they woke up and made their way from their nests under the... 更多
I am a huge fan of penguins and in this park you walk right around them without disturbing them. You can walk down on special wooden walkways to the beach and then around above (also on walkways) where they breed. Plenty of photo opportunities.
A small fee gets you in so you can observe the penguins from a fenced boardwalk, allowing the penguins to do their thing more or less unencumbered by the hoards of tourists jostling for photos. There are some information boards, toilets and a limited info centre. There were a couple of coach loads when I was there and I felt... 更多