In the original farm Le Camélus in Ghyvelde, your guide will tell you the secrets and way of life of this unknown bird.

Your programme

Duration : 2 hours

Come to discover some original animals

In the Camelus, the ostrich lives with 4 horns sheeps, watusis, donkeys, goats and some unknown farmed bird species. More than 40 species are waiting for you.

At the end of the guided tour, you can taste dry sausage and ostrich terrine. In the shop, the guide will show you all the products from this farming (ostrich leather goods, cosmetic products…)

School groups :

A large array of thematic are available: discovery of 40 species (cuddle, feed, observe the beak, the leg, feathers, learn more about the reproduction, the natural habitat, Africa, Australia…), the life of a plant (wheat, flax, potatoes), the water cycle, the making of the bread from the wheat to the bread (vegetative cycle, making and tasting of the bread, game about the different types of breads in the world...)

Groups are welcomed in the Camelus all year long, by reservation.

Parking available


  • Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Dunkerque – Dunes de Flandre Service groupes 4 place Charles Valentin 59140 Dunkerque
  • Tél : 00 33 (0)3 28 26 27 31/83/89 Fax : 00 33 (0)3 28 26 27 80


from 5,10 €

Activities (2 hours) : 5,10 € per pupil.
A free entrance per adult for 5 children (nursery school) for 8 children (primary school)

Book online

The price includes :

Adult Price, including visit and tasting: 6.50 €

School Groups : 5,10€ for a two hour activity