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Adelaide Zoo Behind the Scenes Experience Ticket - Exclusive Giant Panda

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    What to Expect
    Visit: Adelaide Zoo, Frome Rd, Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia

    The Adelaide Zoo proudly cares for Australia’s only Giant Pandas, Wang Wang and Fu Ni. With VIP access to the giant pandas, you can go behind-the-scenes with their keepers for an exclusive opportunity to meet the famous and adorable pair. You’ll get to venture into their private quarters, assist the keepers as the pandas undergo their daily training and health checks, and experience a rare chance to hand feed a panda under your keeper's supervision. Learn more about this Giant Panda conservation program over morning tea with the keepers as Wang Wang and Fu Ni explore their exhibit and enjoy their breakfast. This is a shared experience with no more than 6 participants at a time.

    This experience also includes a full-day access to Adelaide Zoo to experience the lush botanic CBD zoo. The VIP Panda Experience runs one hour before the Zoo opens, from 8:30am - 9:30am (approximately). At which point, the rest of Adelaide Zoo will open (every day) at 9:30am, and close at 5pm.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Adelaide Zoo Main Entrance
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    24h
    Return Details
    Your behind the scenes experience concludes at 9:30am however you have the remainder of the day to explore the zoo at your leisure.
    Inclusions
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Guided tour
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Adelaide Zoo
    Exclusions
    • Parking fee, payable at the parking stations
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks (Available to purchase)
    • Transportation to/from zoo
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress code is casual
    • All animal experiences require enclosed footwear
    • Minimum age is 16 years
    • Participants are able to explore Adelaide Zoo following the tour
    • A maximum of 6 people per booking
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    The zoo is very easy to walk around! All exhibits are very well presented. Love watching the monkeys run overhead.
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    The information provided was very good and Wang Wang did all the right things for a photo opportunity.
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    This was an amazing experience and a privilege to be so close and able to feed them. The Keepers have the best job in the world and were wonderful. We are so lucky to have these beautiful Panda's in Australia. We stayed at the Meriton on Frome which is 15 mins down hill to the
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    What a fantastic zoo. Beautiful manicured, lush & inviting to all animals. Even the Hippo’s looked contented. The Panda experience was very special, and very informative by the volunteers.
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    Had the best time,the pandas were amazing,zoo staff were very knowledgeable. Had a photo taken with them,just loved it
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    By: Adelaide Zoo
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    custer2019
    Adelaide, Australia
    654
    A fun day with quality grounds and lots of things to do for adults and kids alike.
    A fun day with quality grounds and lots of things to do for adults and kids alike. The zoo Keeper experience is a
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    paulasT3775MX
    Wagga Wagga, Australia
    7712
    Vacation care ✅
    OMG - school holidays and they offer a great value program for primary aged students. My 10 year old twins loved
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    Frank M
    Melbourne, Australia
    8927
    GREAT DAY OUT
    We loved the experience of the well cared animals, with some great habitats for the animals. We won't forget to
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    drewh126
    Mount Gambier, Australia
    23048
    Beautiful
    This zoo is in the most stunning setting. It is sat in the beautiful Adelaide Parklands only a short walk from the
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    TashAllen
    Adelaide, Australia
    53
    Tash Allen
    A great zoo located next to the botanical gardens, very spacious and clean. A really good variety of animals
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    WouldRatherBeAsleep
    Bannockburn, Australia
    2810
    Beautiful..
    Our second visit to the zoo and it proved just as good as the first. Long lines for food was the only letdown. The
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    kathryno455
    228
    Great Zoo!
    Great zoo, heaps to see, interactive and lots of animal shows. Seeing the panda's was a highlight. It was one of
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    Jackfrost14
    Canberra
    6324
    Amazing Experience!
    Everyone involved with the panda experience was fantastic. Seeing behind the scenes, feeding Wang Wang and seeing
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    H754WHkimk
    Roxby Downs, Australia
    1910
    Grandchildren experience
    Seeing the zoo from the eyes of my granddaughter was excellent. The excitement of the General birds flying around
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    teeganm452
    Swan Hill, Australia
    8522
    Family day out
    Struggled to find car parking within the area to begin with. Very much like other zoo's. A lot of empty habitats
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    Belindaj686
    melbourne
    6819
    Zoo day..
    The zoo is well set out, great eating place, not that expensive, animals were out and about you could see them,
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    Max M
    Adelaide, Australia
    191
    Our amazing encounter with the meerkats!
    I would absolutely recommend this incredible experience. There were four of us and we all loved it. The 15 minute
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    DonnaH988
    Caloundra, Queensland, Australia
    3922
    Brilliant and affordable day out!
    I was impressed by the layout, with something to see at every step of the way! Whiled away HOURS without even
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    Karin325
    Frankfurt, Germany
    14052
    Unhappy visit
    Our bad experience at the zoo began when purchasing tickets. My husband presented his ID Card in order to obtain a
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    269nataliem
    16860
    Fantastic however...
    First time I have visited and I was very impressed. I have become skeptical over time about animals in zoos. It
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    Key Details
    • Adelaide Zoo
    • Duration: 24h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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