Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

A guest hand-feeds one of the seven giraffe at Naples Zoo.
Bears in the backyard habitat side of Black Bear Hammock, the largest black bear exhibit at an accredited zoo in the Eastern US.
Young Naples Zoo visitors enjoy an up close encounter with a Malayan tiger.
Guests aboard the Primate Expedition Cruise observe a lemur on an island.
A young guest safely gets within an inch of an African leopard.
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1590 Goodlette-Frank Rd., Naples, FL 34102

Wild fun with animals from alligators to zebras inside a historic botanical garden and Southwest Florida's only nationally accredited zoo. Enjoy a full day of wildlife shows, a guided cruise past islands of monkeys and apes, and visit Uno the rare, endangered Florida panther. Hand-feed the giraffe herd.

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DEALS AVAILABLE
Feed a Penguin at the Naples Zoo
Valid November 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018
Encounters offered 7 days a week - 1:00 - 2:00 pm until April 15, 2018

On this tour, you’ll engage with our incredible winter visitors, the African penguins!

Available only through April, meet one of the animal care team members for our penguins, how they care for them, and about their winter home.

Then, you'll have the opportunity to feed a fish to one of the penguins! See their adorable faces up-close and make a connection that will last a lifetime.

*Disclaimer: Minimum age: 12 years old Capacity: 4 people
Panther Encounter at Naples Zoo
Valid November 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018
Encounters offered every Tuesday - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

On this tour, you’ll meet an animal care team member who cares for one of the Zoo’s most famous and beloved residents, Uno.

Then, you will tour the state-of-the-art enclosure that, in addition to being Uno’s home, is also a rehabilitation facility for orphaned or injured Florida panthers.

You’ll then get to see Uno up-close as he participates in a training session with a member of his animal care team.

Finally, learn how Naples Zoo supports Florida panther conservation in the wild and how you can help too.
*Disclaimer: Minimum age: 5 years old Capacity: 6 people
Feed a Giant Anteater at the Naples Zoo
Valid November 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018
Encounters offered every Tuesday - 10:30 - 11:30 am

What animal can eat 30,000 ants in a day?

Come meet Dee Gee, our Giant Anteater!

During this behind-the-scenes encounter, our team will share with you all about Dee Gee and his life at the zoo.

Then you can get up-close and personal, feeding him a special part of his diet (you’ll be surprised to learn it’s not ants).

You’ll learn how Naples Zoo helps giant anteaters in the wild and how you can help too!
*Disclaimer: Minimum age: 5 years old Capacity: 6 people
Honey Badger Encounter at Naples Zoo
Valid November 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018
Encounters offered every Friday - 10:00 - 11:00 AM

On this tour, you’ll meet a team member who cares for three of only a few honey badgers in the United States.

Then, you will help make enrichment (items that exercise their minds and bodies) for our badgers and watch them interact with, and probably destroy, your creations!

Bring your camera, as unique photo opportunities will be available.

Finally, learn how Naples Zoo supports conservation projects around the world and how you can help too!
*Disclaimer: No minimum age requirement. Capacity: 6 people
AMENITIES
Tour Information+/-
  • Self-guided tours
  • Tour Duration: up to 5hrs
Category+/-
  • Boat Tours
  • Historic Attractions
  • Nature-based Attraction
  • Zoo
Property Amenities+/-
  • Bus Parking
  • Concessions
  • Covered Pavilion
  • Food/Beverage Service
  • Gift Shop
  • Interpretive Displays
  • Live Entertainment
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Vending machines
General Information+/-
  • Dates closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
  • Driving time to nearby lodging: 5 minutes
  • Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Last ticket sold at 4:00 p.m.
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information+/-
  • Family Friendly
Disabled Traveler Information+/-
  • ADA Compliant
Designations+/-
  • Green Weddings
Discounts+/-
  • Group Discount
  • Local Resident Discount
  • Military Discount
  • Other Discount
  • Senior Citizen Discount
Payment Options+/-
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Travelers Checks
  • Visa
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