UPDATE: Due to the current circumstances with the zoo being closed, we are NOT taking any new experience bookings for the near future.

Bookings will resume on our website when the zoo is open again later in the year. Please keep an eye on this page for the latest information.

If you have any queries regarding an experience, please contact us on 01803 697508.
Thank you for your understanding at this time.


Our amazing giant tortoise animal experience allows you to get up close with these gentle giants and learn all about them from one of their knowledgeable keepers. You’ll get to feed them some of their favourite food and give them lots of attention which they love!

Age limit:

You must be 8 years or over to take part in this experience

Length of experience:

20 minutes


£59 for one person, or £95 for two people taking part in the experience together (joint experience). These prices include free entry on the day of your booking.

Days available:

Daily at 11am and 3pm.


To find out if an experience is available for a specific date, please call 01803 697508 before completing your booking.

Please note that the giant tortoise exhibit does not have suitable wheelchair or mobility scooter access.