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Discover our range of wild Animal Experiences

Please note, due to COVID-19 restrictions, we have suspended the sale of date-specific tickets to all but one (Lions 360) of our animal experiences until further notice. However, 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)

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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

#MonartoSafariPark's African Lion pride grows to ten after the adorable introduction of the male lions to our cubs… https://t.co/3TBb7VmE53

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