This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet a real group of meerkats. You will get up close and personal with these fascinating creatures at a dedicated centre that specialises in their care. You will spend quality time really getting to know the animals as they climb all over you and feed from your hands! Each meerkat has its own individual character that is a joy to discover. At some locations you will also have the opportunity to explore the rest of the centre at your own leisure.
Once you arrive you will head straight for the meerkat enclosure. After a health and safety briefing, you will need to wash your hands before entering the enclosure. The meerkat specialist will be on hand to give you insightful information and oversee you as you interact with the animals. You will be presented with a small tub of meal worms or fruit to feed the meerkats with. There will be plenty of opportunities to take photos and videos of this unforgettable experience. Please note: Some locations may have porcupines in the enclosure as well.
The experience will last between 20 to 60 minutes, depending on the location. This experience is for two people, there may be other people on the day. This experience is suitable for spectators, they will need to pay the small admission fee on the day.
We recommend that you wear trousers, enclosed footwear and clothes that you don't mind getting dirty!
Minimum age varies depending on your chosen location, under 16s need to be accompanied by an adult.
This experience is available Monday to Sunday, Throughout the year, subject to availability. You must take your experience before the expiry date.