Animal Encounters

Animal Encounters

Get up close and personal.

Want to feed a Sumatran Tiger, meet a meerkat, or stand tall with a giraffe? Get up close and personal with our Animal Encounters for a thrilling experience.

Giraffe encounter
Giraffe encounter

Giraffes in focus

Think you can reach up to a giraffe’s mouth? In this experience you’ll personally feed and photograph these gentle giants from the Zoo's Giraffe Boardwalk.

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Giraffe encounter
Meerkat encounter
Meerkat encounter

Meerkat encounter

Meerkats scuttling across your lap? Yes please! Step inside the exhibit with our Keeper, and sit as the curious meerkats get up close and personal.

Bookings are essential for our Meerkat encounters as places are very limited. Contact us to book.

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Meerkat encounter
Sumatran Tiger
Sumatran Tiger

Big cat encounter

Get up close to a Sumatran Tiger in this heart-racing encounter. You’ll feed this magnificent creature while learning about the species and their plight in the wild.

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Sumatran Tiger