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National Tiger Sanctuary, Chestnutridge

(4.6/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Operating as a not-for-profit rescue facility, National Tiger Sanctuary offers a number of guided tours with opportunities to interact with its resident big cats. The rescued animals that live here include white and orange tigers, African lions, a mountain lion, a black leopard, and more. During your tour, you can learn about the animals and the threats to their survival. Plus, you'll also get an inside look at each cat's quirky personality. The more deluxe guided tours include experiences such as feeding the animals and a behind-the-scenes look of the facility. Plan your National Tiger Sanctuary visit and explore what else you can see and do in Chestnutridge using our Chestnutridge tourist route planner.
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Reviews
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  • This was a must see for me, being a cat lover. Well worth the time and money. I did the feed the cats package. That was so cool. The staff there really know all about the cats. There are more than tig...  more »
  • This was such a fun discovery! Amazing facility with a variety of big cats that have been rescued from various situations. The staff was incredible and knowledgeable and very helpful. This is great fo...  more »
  • We came on our anniversary weekend and it was very nice! We did the feeding tour and my husband was able to feed several of the big cats. It isn't close feeding, for safety reasons, but for him it was...  more »
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  • What a thrilling experience. Our guide was, professional and extremely knowledgeable about each Cat. She shared stories of how the cats had ended up at the sanctuary. My husband and I will return again. Great place!!!
  • highly recommended. the people there take such good care of these beautiful big cats. if you're in branson, ABSOLUTELY go check out the sanctuary. they have all sorts of big cats there, like tigers of course, a lion, a black jaguar (panther) and mountain lions. it was VERY educational.
  • Very educational. Gorgeous tigers. Well cared for. They give you a tour and tell you about each tiger. Just do the regular tour cause its really not worth the money for the feeding tour.
  • Did the You Feed tour... really enjoyed it! They take such good care of thess cats. Highly recommend visiting and contributing to their cause!
  • This place is a true sanctuary. My family and i got an amazing experience and a new found respect for the term wild animal