Meerkat Encounter

£40 per person

Get the opportunity to go in the enclosure with our breeding group of meerkats and feed them their favourite food! Participants will be accompanied by a knowledgeable keeper who will be able to answer any questions.

What do you get when you go on a Meerkat Encounter?

  • 30 minutes feeding the meerkats in their enclosure
  • A small Meerkat stuffed toy
  • A Meerkat Encounter completion certificate
  • Admission to the animal park for the participant
  • 10 min briefing session prior to the Encounter
  • Complimentary drink for the participant in our tearoom
  • The opportunity to learn from and ask questions from one of our Meerkat keepers!
  • Get to meet the meerkats’ enclosure companions - the cape porcupines!

Members and Adopters receive 10% off the encounter price.

The encounter is available for adults and children over the age of 7 years old; however children between the ages of 7 and 15 years must be accompanied by a spectating parent or guardian paying normal zoo admission (1 adult per 1 child).

There may be up to 2 other participants taking part in the same Encounter.

We regret that this encounter is currently not suitable for wheelchair users.

You can purchase an Encounter from our online shop, in-store or alternatively, Contact Us to organise the encounter over the phone or by email. Pre-booking is recommended, but we may also have availability on the day of your visit, ask in the tearoom for more info!

Meerkat Encounter