Monarto Safari Park is now open! Please book your tickets online in advance. Find out more here

Discover our range of wild Animal Experiences

With COVID-19 restrictions easing, some of our animal experiences are open and available to book again. Date-specific tickets to all other experiences are currently suspended until further notice, but you can still purchase a non-date specific voucher.

Book now! These experiences are operating again and open for you to book a date-specific ticket

Voucher Only These experiences are currently suspended, but you can still purchase a non-date-specific voucher

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Imagine coming eye-to-eye with a rhino and being able to tickle them behind the ears or experiencing the thrill of putting our lions to bed… plus much more! Monarto Safari Park offers exciting opportunities for you to get even closer to some of your favourite animal friends. Let your emotions run wild during one of our intimate and up-close encounters.

(Accessibility and Fitness Level Definitions)

Lions 360

Enjoy a jaw-dropping, absolutely safe encounter, which gives you a prey’s-eye view into the world of these awe-inspiring predators.

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Cheetah Experience

Get up close and personal with our charismatic cheetah as they snack on treats and interact with each other.

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Lions At Bedtime

Call the lions into their night quarters before feeding them dinner and come face-to-face with our Spotted Hyaena!

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Giraffe Safari

Experience the thrill of hand-feeding our ginormous giraffe in a beautiful, rarely-seen area of Monarto Safari Park.

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Meet the Rhino Calf

Get up close to our beautiful Southern White Rhino calf and her mum, Umqali in this new exciting experience!

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Meerkat Mingle

Get closer than ever to our mischievous meerkats as they run over your lap in search of tasty treats.

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Rhino Express

Imagine coming eye-to-eye with Ibutho, our Southern White Rhino bull and being able to tickle him behind the ears.

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A Devilish Native Experience

Get up close to some of Australia’s most endangered animals in Monarto Safari Park’s off-limits natives area.

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Meet The Chimps

Say hello to our closest living relatives in the animal kingdom, our incredible troop of curious chimpanzees.

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Lions and Wines

The ultimate luxury South Australian wildlife, food and wine experience!

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Rhino Interactive

Meet our crash of remarkable rhinos and get the chance to hand feed these powerful giants.

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Keeper For A Morning

Spend the morning behind the scenes and find out just what it takes to care for over 500 animals.

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Keeper For A Day

Spend a day behind the scenes at Monarto Safari Park and learn what it takes to be a keeper!

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Accessibility and Fitness Levels

Basic: Basic terrain, suitable for all fitness levels*.

Intermediate: Walking upstairs, getting in and out of high vehicles and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for intermediate fitness levels.

Advanced: All day tour, which includes laborious work, getting in and out of high vehicles, walking upstairs and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for Advance Fitness levels.

* Not all basic Behind the Scenes are wheelchair friendly.

Update: Both Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park will reopen Monday 23 November. For full details: https://t.co/xFBy8Mq3Xh

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