Zoological Wildlife Foundation, Miami

4.5
#2 of 16 in Parks in Miami
Housing numerous wild, exotic, and domestic animals, Zoological Wildlife Foundation offers one of the most personal animal encounters in South Florida. Reserve a tour, and get a chance to cuddle a baby tiger or get licked by an anteater. You can also feed a toucan, play with wolves, pet monkeys and lemurs, and have a photo session with a sloth. At this 10 ha (25 ac) zoo, you'll also see crocodiles, tigers, lions, large and small birds, and numerous other animals. You must reserve your tour in advance. Using our international travel planner, Miami attractions like Zoological Wildlife Foundation can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • September 7, 2017
    I have visited many zoos in the world and this is most unusual. Seeing the animals in the same environment as Africa and how they cope is a definite reminder to us to manage the environment. They are ...  more »
  • September 4, 2017
    It was awesome once in a lifetime experience. The guides was just awesome and very knowledgable and passionate about their work.. Is very pricey but is all worth it and the amount of time they put in ...  more »
  • September 1, 2017
    Brought my wife for her birthday on Thursday and it was just amazing. The "Standard" tiger cub was just too cute for words and very playful. Here we are two days later and the cub is still the topic o...  more »
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  • June 19, 2017
    The experience was awesome but we didn't interact with the animals for a long amount of time. It was kind of a quick in and out thing. Our tour guid was awesome though.
  • April 15, 2017
    Honestly one of the greatest things you'll ever do. $80 for admission where you have interactions with little baby monkeys and owls and baby alligator as well as viewing countless animals. And then $120 for a once in a lifetime interaction with a baby tiger cub or lion cub. Unbeatable.
  • March 17, 2017
    My wife and I absolutely LOVED our visit to the Zoological Wildlife Foundation and our hands on encounter with a tiger cub. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and you can tell they truly care about the welfare of the animals. A staff member used our iPhone to take pics and video of us, very much appreciated. Thank you for the one of a kind memories!
  • January 31, 2017
    I came here with my young family. We had a great time. Looked after very well. The baby monkeys are the best thing by far. Crawling around you with there little nappies on and sat on your head and shoulders. Would definitely recommend. Taxi fare is expensive to out here so if you can snag a ride out with uber for cheap, that would be a good idea. Probably about 60% cheaper i found out AFTER. So definitely look into that. Anyways, everyone was happy and the kids loved their experience
  • January 4, 2017
    I heard about this foundation through a friend, so I decided to try it on my birthday. My brother and I did the Special Wildlife Encounter and it was absolutely amazing. Our tour guide, Andrea, was fantastic. I would totally recommend her. We got to touch/hold/feed 15+ different animals. If you are an animal lover, you definitely need to visit.

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