One-Hour Wildlife Encounter in Miami

  • 1,471 Ratings

Take a walk on the wild side and have an unforgettable experience with some of the world's most treasured wild animal species. Throughout your tour of a multi-acre facility, you'll interact with reptiles, primates, small mammals and birds of prey. You’ll see and even hold many exotic animal ambassadors, and even get up close enough to feed some of them. An incredible experience!

Region: Miami
Duration: 1 hour
Cancellation: 2 days in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Get up close with several species of wildlife—including lions, tigers, rare birds and more—in a small group setting
  • Experience the rare opportunity to hold and feed some of the animals housed in the five-acre facility as you encounter animals you'll never see in your backyard
  • Learn about worldwide animal conservation and wildlife habitats from an experienced animal trainer and tour guide

What's Included

  • Hourlong standard tour of wildlife facilities
  • Hands-on interaction with select wildlife
  • Bug spray and hand sanitizer
  • Children 2 years of age and under get free admission

Additional Information

  • Please note that the animals available for interaction vary based on their health and character at the time of the encounter. Our animal friends can sometimes be moody too! Thank you for your understanding.

  • Children under the age of 2 are free. Please be sure to wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Guests may not wear jewelry for the safety of the animals. Animal interactions vary based on health of the animal, and interactions may vary at any time. Bring water and your camera. Hands-on animal interactions are not recommended for children under 8 years of age. The rest of the tour is fun for all ages.

Customer Reviews

  • 1,471 Ratings

  • Cinthia

C etait une experience magnifique

August 19, 2017

  • Sherina

Me and my husband came here and absolutely Loved our experience! From the General Tour to The Feline Encounter everything was on point! Staff was very helpful & our Tour Guide was very knowledgable and super funny and made our experience great! We are so happy we got to experience this!

August 18, 2017

  • Mareco

This was the most amazing animal experience I have ever had. The location is fantastic. The tour-guide was amazing! Interacting with the animals (baby monkeys, the alligator, and that awesome white bengals tiger) was incredible. I have told all my Miami friends about ZWF! Simply amazing!

August 11, 2017
16225 SW 172nd Ave, Miami, FL 33187, USA