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St. Augustine Wild Reserve, Saint Augustine

(4.7/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
Take a guided tour of St. Augustine Wild Reserve, a rescue center for abandoned and confiscated exotic animals, from tiny birds to African lions and tigers. You'll be introduced to each of the species through basic biology facts and individual life stories. You'll have a chance to get up close with most of the animals, including wild cats, wolves, hyenas, numerous bird species, and a very rare golden tabby tiger. Depending on the tour, you may witness animal feedings, tiger bubble baths, or both. Reserve your spot as early in advance as possible to ensure availability. Plan your visit to St. Augustine Wild Reserve and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Saint Augustine vacation generator.
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TripAdvisor
  • Very informative staff who obviously love the animals they care for. This is a easy walk tour on good footing. A golf cart is available for people with walking challenges. The selection of animals is ...  more »
  • We are just back from yet another wonderful visit to the St Augustine Wild Reserve. Away from the hustle and bustle of St Augustine, it is home to a wide collection of exotic animals who have been res...  more »
  • My fiancee and I visited your reserve on Monday and we were incredibly touched by what you and your team have done for these beautiful animals. Tammy did a wonderful job teaching us all about the rese...  more »
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  • This place does a wonderful service to animals that need a home. They don't do the bare minimum, they really focus on loving these animals and educating others. The cages are much larger than required by law, you can tell all the animals trust the staff, and 100% of proceeds go to animal care. They don't do this for the money, even though they take in animals who were harmed by others than just wanted to make a profit. Very awesome place.
  • An unforgettable experience I will never ever forget these animals, they are very happy. Very loved. The way they react with the staff you know that they have a bond with the people caring for them. Our tour guide was amazing. It was very hot and they made sure everyone was comfortable and keeping hydrated, I thought that was very nice. Love to Deborah the founder of this beautiful sanctuary! Didn't get to meet her but if I had I probably would have teared up. What amazing people and animals!!!
  • What a special and wonderful place. Beautiful tigers and lions, great tour! So much more exciting than a zoo. The staff are friendly, informative. And, they feed the animals during tbe tour so you're guaranteed to see the animals awake, energetic and entertaining. Just super!
  • Very caring reserve for orphaned by owners lions and Tigers. Must make reservation for a personalized group tour. Highly recommended.
  • Amazing experience! The tour guide was very informative. The animals are well cared for and magnificent creatures. Highly recommend this place!