Big Cat Guided Tour


$20 per person (excludes zoo entry)

$18 Zoo Members


Daily (click Book Now to select a time and date)

Meet at the roundabout 5 minutes prior


One hour


Max. 14 people


Minimum age 5 years. Participants aged 5-13 years must have accompanying adult supervision.

Closed toe shoes must be worn

Due to the duration of this tour, you are unable to book into the Trail of the Elephants Guided Tour at Melbourne Zoo

Fitted face masks are to be worn on all encounters, behind the scenes, tours and in some animal habitats, which will be signed

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Join us on a tour of the wonderful world of the carnivores!

Meet your guide for an adventure through Carnivores Trail, from the Tasmanian Devils to the African Lions, there is so much to explore. It's a ROAR-some way to spend your day here at Melbourne Zoo!

Meeting point information: All guided tours depart from the Main Roundabout - Close Up Encounter pick up point. Please arrive five minutes before the tour starts.

Zoo entry not included. Be sure to also book your entry tickets for the same date as your encounter.

This experience is currently operating with a COVIDSafe plan in place, if you’ve done this experience before, it may be a little different this time around (but no less fun!)