Welcome to the African Village

Join In The Rhythm Of Africa

Make your Longleat experience even more special.
Celebrate the vibrancy and richness of African culture and its breathtaking wildlife by visiting the African Village.

Giraffe Feeding VIP Experience

Giraffe Feeding

Gaze out across the East African Reserve where our magnificent Giraffe and Zebra Graze.

Giraffe feeding - May to September only

Hand-feed some of our most stunning animals. Gentle and graceful giraffes will be waiting for your arrival. Giraffe feeding will take place daily during May to September and is subject to weather conditions. All feeding sessions will be fully supervised by keepers. Feeding from £2

Lemur Walkthrough

Accessed via a spectacular overhead bridge, our brand new Lemur Walkthrough allows visitors the freedom to wander among these playful Madagascan primates.

  • Baobab Tree And Rope Bridge
  • Baobab Tree And Rope Bridge

Baobab Tree and Rope Bridge

The majestic baobab tree is the focal point of the whole African Village with its massive trunk and towering branches.
Its magical bark is sculpted with African animals including vultures, warthogs, giraffe and wolves and inside the tree is filled with surprises.

Grazing Time

Enjoy a well-earned rest and a wide selection of tasty treats in our themed Watering Hole restaurant and café area – decorated with African art and murals.

Large glass windows provide unrestricted views across the East African Game Reserve and there is additional open and covered outdoor seating.

Shop African Style

Located within two African-style Rondavel huts with trees growing through them and traditional African decorations inside, the retail area features a huge variety of African themed products and cuddly toys to suit all pockets.