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Safari Wilderness

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Address: 10850 Moore Rd, Lakeland, FL 33809-9704
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+1 813-382-2120
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 05:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Tours daily BY RESERVATION ONLY. Have you ever dreamed of going on an...

Tours daily BY RESERVATION ONLY. Have you ever dreamed of going on an authentic safari? At Safari Wilderness, you will enjoy fresh air year-round as enormous birds soar overhead. Our knowledgeable and experienced guides will tour you through 260 acres, interacting with huge herds of wetland exotic species, Watusi cattle, and Haflinger horses in custom safari vehicles, fitted with shade canopies and stadium seating. Or book a camelback or horseback game viewing safari tour. A llama trek is also available. Indulge your senses in a ring-tailed lemur feeding. Safari Wilderness is a Florida agritourism project. Located 6 mi. north of I-4 between Orlando and Tampa in an expansive and pristine wilderness area.

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Great for the whole family.

This was our third visit and we learn something new each visit. Highly recommended a visit. Unique experience.

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Reviewed 2 days ago
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Fulton
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Fulton
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our third visit and we learn something new each visit. Highly recommended a visit. Unique experience.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you'd asked me a year ago if I ever expected to get a chance to hand-feed water buffalo, llama, and lemur, be close enough to a new baby zebra and her mom to count their stripes as the little one nursed, or have a rambunctious female ostrich blinking at me from a few feet away while her mate warmed... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff was extremely nice and knowledgeable. Great variety of animals that are well kept. Enjoyed the camel ride but would suggest jeep tour for those wanting comfort. Feeding the lemurs was awesome!!!

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Thank Gregory L
Jersey City, New Jersey
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Took the tram tour, it was very enjoyable and got to see a lot of animals. Tour guide was very good and knowledge.

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were born and raised in Florida and decided to do a road trip in Florida. We came upon Safari Wilderness in our research and decided to give it a try not knowing what to expect in the middle of Lakeland. The Safari was amazing! The grounds are clean and beautifully kept! The Safari tour itself was... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had taken the grandkids last year and had a great time so took my brother visiting from Texas this year. Had just as a great time this year. Highly recommend. Tour guides very knowledgeable. Lots of stops for photo ops. Food now included in ticket price to hand feed the llamas and water buffaloes. 2 hr... More 

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Thank Karen G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my 15 year old and 13 year old. The tour through the park in the morning was excellent, and we paid for the add on to feed the animals. Morning in April is certainly the best time to go. There were lots of baby animals including the ring-tailed lemurs.

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Thank Thomas N
Lakeland, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an awesome time on the Safari. Highly recommend to people with children. Our 3 year old granddaughter had a blast.

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great time for everyone. Some up close and personal contact with some neat animals: zebras, deer, camels, antelope, lemurs. But the most fun was feeding the water buffalo by hand!

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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour guide very knowledgeable, fun time. Got close to animals. Good for all ages. Bring binoculars. Even fed a water buffalo.

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