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Pachyderm Package

Do ya love elephants? Consider a Pachyderm Package! This tour combines the experience described in our daily tour with an additional hands on / full contact experience with an African Elephant. The Pachyderm Package is a two hour tour. Guests help us give one of the elephants a bath and learn about how we take care of our Pachyderm friends.

Children must be at least 4 years old to Participate in the Pachyderm Package.

This tour has a minimum 7-Day cancellation period. We are required to bring in additional staff to accomplish these tours and are unable to cancel that staff last minute therefore we are very strict about our cancellation policy regardless of any circumstances. Please do not book until you are certain you are able to attend the tour. These tours are rain or shine. Within 7 days of your tour, you will be responsible for the full cost of your reservation

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VIP Tour

The VIP tour is our most popular adventure. Guests on our VIP guest list enjoy a 4 hour experience that day which includes an up-close and personal visit with several of our animals. Your photos and video of this tour will be unmatched by anything you've ever done. This tour includes everything mentioned above in our Pachyderm Package, a catered deli style lunch, along with full contact introductions with up to two more of our "Wild Things".

Children must be at least 4 years old to participate in the VIP Tour.

This tour has a minimum 7-Day cancellation period. We are required to bring in additional staff to accomplish these tours and are unable to cancel that staff last minute therefore we are very strict about our cancellation policy regardless of any circumstances. Please do not book until you are certain you are able to attend the tour. These tours are rain or shine. Within 7 days of your tour, you will be responsible for the full cost of your reservation

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Daily Public Tours

Guided tours are available every day at 1:00 PM. There are no tours on Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, or New Year's Day. Guided tours are also available at 3:00 PM June, July, & August Only.

After your tour, add on a “Meet and Greet” at our elephant play yard where you’ll have an opportunity to feed one of our African elephants. It’s a wonderful experience for human and elephant alike!

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Crunch Time

You can not only watch us feed some of our Feline Friends but You Can Help!

Crunch Time takes place prior to Butch's Bedtime. Learn how many pounds of meat we feed our exotic carnivores, how differently some of them behave at feeding time, and best of all give us a hand at one of the most impressive events: Feeding our Big Cats!

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Butch's Bedtime

Every evening before dark, the elephants are bedded down in their custom heated barns. We invite you to help us put them to bed, give them their bed time snacks and tuck them in for the evening.

Children must be at least 4 years old.

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Information

Tour Ticket Pricing:

DAILY TOUR:
Adults: $20.00
Children (14 & under): $16.00

SPECIAL TOURS & PACKAGES:
Walk with the Animals Tour: $1000.00 for 1 person
$800 for each additional person. Children must be at least 4 yrs.

VIP Tour:
Prices: $575.00 for one or two persons and additional guests $240.00 each. Children must be at least 4 yrs.

Pachyderm Package:
Prices: $275.00 for one or two persons and additional guests $140.00 each. Children must be at least 4 yrs.

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