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Get up close and feed world's biggest cat, the Amur tiger, with a special Meet the Tigers experience.
This is a once in a lifetime experience to meet and feed a beautiful Amur tiger. Hosted by an expert zookeeper, you'll get a unique insight into the life of an Amur tiger and the chance to ask questions about these incredible animals.
Book meet the tigers
This 20 minute VIP experience begins with a health and safety briefing from our expert zoo keeper. You will then help our Zookeeper feed an Amur tiger whilst learning more about these amazing animals. There will be a maximum of four people taking part in the experience, giving you lots of time with the tiger and zoo keeper.
Tip: Meet the Tigers takes place behind the scenes and due to the small group size, spectators are not permitted access to this area.
Meet the Tigers experience includes:
- Meet and feed an Amur tiger
- Meet an expert zoo keeper and discover more about our tigers
Please note that admission to Whipsnade Zoo is not included and must be purchased separately.
Please note: Children MUST be over the age of 12 years old to participate and must be accompanied by a participating adult (maximum 2 children per adult).
Important information about your experiences:
- We require you to wear gloves to take part in this experience. This is to ensure both your safety and that of our animals.
- Admission to the zoo is not included and must be purchased separately.
- Participants must be 12 years of age or older
- Participants under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult guardian – each adult must also have a valid zoo entry ticket. No more than 2 children per adult
- Pregnant or nursing mothers cannot participate
- Participants with learning or visual impairment must be accompanied by a carer. Accompanying carers can enter the behind the scenes area free of charge but will not participate in the experience.
- Wheelchair access is not available for this experience. For more information please discuss with us when you book
- Please see our full terms and conditions for more information
- Meet the Tigers takes place at 11am on Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the year.