Waitomo Big Bird & Miniature Animal Petting Farm, Otorohanga

(5/5 based on 10+ reviews on the web)
Discover a farm with one of the smallest animals in the world as well as the world's biggest birds at Waitomo Big Bird & Miniature Animal Petting Farm. This tranquil bed and breakfast hosts ostriches, emus, and 50 miniature rare-breed animals amidst New Zealand's landscape. See llamas, alpacas, and ponies playing around the ranch. The animals are friendly and cooperative for photos. The owner is generous with her time and will give you food pellets to feed the animals. Waitomo Big Bird & Miniature Animal Petting Farm is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Otorohanga Edition.
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  • We had the privilege of staying on site here in one of the cottages. The farm animals are very well behaved and waking up to the sounds of cows mooing was a wonderful experience (not something we get ...  more »
  • We were on the way to the Waitomo caves and we had about 2 hours to kill before our tour. My wife noticed a variety of animals on the way to the caves and we decided to go back to look at them through...  more »
  • A fantastic place to visit! Our 2, 6 year olds had an amazing couple of hours. The highlight of their visit was petting 2 week old kittens and a land tortoise. Anne, your host is incredibly generous w...  more »