Benfontein is globally recognised as the home of leading research on aardwolf and black footed cat as well as a number of lessor known nocturnal species that live in this unique habitat.
Benfontein has several nocturnal mammal species like aardwolf, aardvark, bat eared fox, black backed jackal, black footed cat, caracal, cape fox, porcupine and spring hare.
Benfontein has much to offer including interacting with researchers as well as being a bird lover’s paradise. Other activities include:
• Mountain biking (Group bookings)
• Horse endurance events
• Research opportunities
• Organised bird watching
Basic accommodation is available.