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Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, Sarasota
(4.2/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
See and interact with more than 100 animals when you visit Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary. Get close to tigers, a lion, bears, primates, birds, tortoises, and even a liger (a cross between a lion and a tiger). Stop by the animal shows, or hop into the petting zoo to play with them. You can feed the bears and big cats. Later, you can feed yourself at the snack bar. To visit Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary and get the most from your holiday in Sarasota, create itinerary details personal to you using our Sarasota holiday planner.
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  • Better than any zoo I have ever been to and they take much better care of the animals. Highly recommend. 
  • Nice people everywhere in the Sanctuary. Enjoy the "open air" feeling and also was proud to be helping these animals. . 
  • Great way to learn about animals in the wild and in captivity. Beautiful big cat, bears and wild birds. Not so big that it is overwhelming. Great value and extremely entertaining.