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Meet the Meerkats at Paradise Wildlife Park
Meet the Meerkats at Paradise Wildlife Park
Meet the Meerkats at Paradise Wildlife Park
Meet the Meerkats at Paradise Wildlife Park
Meet the Meerkats at Paradise Wildlife Park

Meet the Meerkats at Paradise Wildlife Park

Get up close and personal with these fun little creatures.

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Valid until: 01/09/2019

4.64.6 | 244 Reviews

You are welcome to take friends and family along to watch you, but normal admission prices apply.

Product code: GMKT

£99

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Description

Join an expert zookeeper inside one of Paradise Wildlife Park's enclosures to meet the meerkats for this unique animal experience. Equipped with your own feeding bowl you'll feed the meerkats by hand, or rather they'll help themselves whilst scrambling all over you! Experiencing first hand the habitat and feeding habits of these fascinating creatures is hilarious and not to be missed.

This a great opportunity to get close to these fascinating animals. You will enter their enclosure with the keeper at feeding time and assist in feeding them - you will find that they are extremely friendly and curious and they will treat you like a human climbing frame!

Included in the experience is a presentation certificate and souvenir t-shirt, but don’t forget to bring your camera to capture your new friends on film!

Key Information

When can I go?

This experience is available Monday to Sunday, subject to availability, throughout the year.

How long will my experience last?

Your fun with the meerkats will last for about 30 minutes.

How many people is this experience for?

It'll be just you, the keeper and the meerkats.

Can I bring family and friends?

You are welcome to take friends and family along to watch you, but normal admission prices apply.

What else do I need to know?

To participate in this activity you must be at least 10 years old.

There are not fitness requirements.

You don't need any experience to enjoy this activity.

This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.

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Verified Purchaser

A Wonderful Meerkat Experience

Our trip in September to the Animal Experience came as a present and it made a wonderful gift. We did so enjoy our visit, the meerkats being such incredible characters, and the information and anecdotes by Victoria, our guide, were a great addition. We came home with lots of photographs of the meerkats feeding out of our hands and climbing all over us. Afterwards we saw two coatis who were amazing and so responsive considering their history. We look forward to returning to see them again and seeing more of the reptiles, owls and birds of prey.

When did your experience take place? September 2018

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? The Animal Experience, Stretham

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
5 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Fab encounter

We absolutely loved our experience from start to finish. We got there early so we could get the maximum amount of time with the meerkats. We were shown round by Harley who was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. We couldn’t believe how intimate the experience would be. I had meerkats raiding my handbag which was hilarious. We were given lots of info whilst petting them. I took loads of videos and photos and enjoyed sitting on the floor with them. Their enclosure was clean, well contained and had lots of things in there to keep them entertained. After our encounter, Harley even showed us other animals like the Coati and charmeleon which we hadn’t paid for so I thought this was a lovely extra! I would deffo go back again and highly recommend others to go and visit this place. Make sure you book an appointment to avoid disappointment.

When did your experience take place? July 26th

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Animals Experience

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
5 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Great gift

I purchased this for my friend's 60th birthday she was unable to go as the had a fall. Activity superstore were brilliant and extended the voucher so my friend could go and we had a fantastic experience. Sheldon wildlife zoo even gave me an adoption pack and free entry for a year and a fridge magnet! We loved meeting the meerkats.

When did your experience take place? 27/07/2018

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Shaldon wildlife zoo

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
5 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Wonderful meerkat experince

This experience was given to us as a birthday present for me and my sister, we had such a fantastic time. The keepers at the Knockhatch Adventure park were very friendly and welcoming. We were surprised with how hands on we got to be with their meerkats, where they jumped onto us and able to feed them. We had so much fun that the time with them flew by. We were also able to wander around the rest of the park and refreshments were provided as part of the experience. I would recommend this experience to anyone.

When did your experience take place? January 2018

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Knockhatch Adventure Park

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
4 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Meerkats

This was a brilliant experience sitting with the Meerkats feeding them and just watching how they get on

When did your experience take place? July 11th

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Animal Experience Cambridge

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
4 Quality of Venue
4 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Brilliant lemurs

This was a gift, we chose to do it at Shaldon wildlife park which I 100% recommend. We had choice of ring tail or red bellied (red bellied more friendly so we went for them!) they were immediately jumping all over us, we both thought it was much better than expected. Keeper gave us interesting facts too. I’m not sure how much this cost but I noted you can just buy the experience from the zoo for a good price, but if we hadn’t been given the experience we never would have found it, so I’d say it was worth it (especially if you want the adoption/membership etc)

When did your experience take place? June 2018

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Shaldon Wildlife Park

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
5 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Had an amazing time.

This was a birthday gift. And the best ever had an amazing day. Meeting the meerkat was fantastic. Our guide was so friendly and explained everything.

When did your experience take place? May 2018

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Hoo farm

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
5 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Brilliant

Bought for my husband for birthday but experience was for 2 people (lucky me!) wonderful experience meerkats were awesome, really friendly and very funny, would thoroughly recommend it.

When did your experience take place? 27th June 2018

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Animal Experience Centre

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
4 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Verified Purchaser

Marvellous Meerkats

The experience was a Christmas present and wow what a present. I was there with my sister and niece. The staff were very helpful and knowledgable and the meekats were amazing. I was being used as lookout and at one stage had 2 meerkats on my shoulder which was fantastic. Feeding was hilarious and they mob you for the mealworms. I will definitely be coming back and wonderful experience I will not forget.

When did your experience take place? Stretham

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? The Animal Experience

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
5 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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Different!!

Bought as a present not something I would have bought myself, but very glad we did it. The guide was very knowledgeable and very happy to answer all questions a great experience for children

When did your experience take place? Cambridge

What was the name of the venue where your experience took place? Animal centre Cambridge

✔ Yes. I recommend this product.

5 Enjoyment
3 Quality of Venue
5 Service
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