As with most children, they love seeing animals. My granddaughter included, shes loves any and all animals. There are so many types of animal viewing parks and tours I thought I'd post some so you can keep your little ones entertained. Enjoy:
1. Safari Wilderness - This place looks awesome. They have 4 options for viewing their animals, the vehicle safari, llama trek, kayak safari and camel expedition. This one is a little pricey, anywhere from $25 to$180 depending on what you choose. The tours are given from 9 am - 1 pm. It is located
at 10850 Moore Rd., Lakeland. 813-326-1458.
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2. Dade City's Wild Things Zoo Tours - They have guided tours here so you can get close to the animals. They also have a variety of animal encounters so you can interact with the animals, such as swimming with baby tigers or alligators. The encounters are priced from $11.99 to $19.99 per person. They are located at 37237 Meridian Ave. and 17th St,. Dade City. 352-567-9453.
|5 FASCINATING AND FUN ANIMAL TOURS IN FLORIDA - DADE CITY'S WILD THINGS|
3.Croc Encounters Reptile Park and Wildlife Center - This center is a wildlife sanctuary for unwanted reptiles. They offer personal and self guided tours.Tours are from $45-$99 for families, or $5 on Saturdays. You can have parties here, or watch an alligator wrestling show, and learn all about reptiles. It is located at 8703 Bowles Rd., Tampa. 813-217-4400.
|5 FASCINATING AND FUN ANIMAL TOURS IN FLORIDA - CROC ENCOUNTERS|
4. Big Cat Rescue - This is one of the world's largest sanctuaries for exotic cats. They currently have lions, tigers, bobcats, cougars, and servals, lynx, and ocelots. It sits on 67 acres in north Tampa. They have many types of tours such as feeding tours and photo tours. Tours for kids are $19.00, adults $36 and up. They are located at 12802 Easy St., Tampa. 813-921-4130.
|5 FASCINATING AND FUN ANIMAL TOURS IN FLORIDA - BIG CAT RESCUE|
5. Wildlife Survival Sanctuary - I have been here many times. This place provides sanctuary to many exotic animals. They have tigers, leopards, cougars, deers. emus. ostriches, a pot bellied pig, and lemurs. They take donations for their tours that you have to call and set up in advance. All of the donations are used for the care of their animals. A great place to go with the kids! You need to call (352)797-4785 to schedule a tour. They are located at 18212 Booming Rd., Springhill.
|5 FASCINATING AND FUN ANIMAL TOURS IN FLORIDA - WILDLIFE SURVIVAL SANCTURAY|