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St. Augustine Wild Reserve

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Closed Now: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Pier and play

We ended up going to the beach at Pier Point every day for a couple hours. 2.00 each to just walk... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
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What a Great Afternoon

A fantastic way to spend the afternoon. The volunteers were great and the work they are doing with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mike S
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The St. Augustine Wild Reserve offers tours on an appointment-only basis. Tours are held in the afternoon, on Mon, Wed, and Sat at 2pm. Email to make reservations. Children under 5 are free. Guests will be given a guided tour of the compound by an...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
St. Augustine, FL 32092
+1 904-940-0664
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ended up going to the beach at Pier Point every day for a couple hours. 2.00 each to just walk on the pier 5.00 to fish off pier. Beachcombing, surfers galore, wild life; ginormous pelican, waves, and breathtaking beach sunsets! Water play landing and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A fantastic way to spend the afternoon. The volunteers were great and the work they are doing with all the animals is second to none. Please take this tour and help support all the great work going on at this reserve.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have always loved animal and when I heard about this place my wife and I booked the tour. It takes about 1 hr and 45 min for the tour. It is a must see for everyone, you won’t get any closer to big Cat!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time today seeing al the animals. Can’t believe how beautiful the tigers are. We learned so much about the animals and the reserve. Amazing experience!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see! The animals are amazing and the volunteers are awesome! You can tell how much they love the animals and how much the animals love them! They accommodate disabled with a golf cart and my mother still felt part of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in St Augustine for a leg of our honeymoon in August, and I'm so glad we visited here! This tour was awesome. You get so close to these animals, and you get to see their personalities in a way you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank nattienorton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents visited the St. Augustine Wild Reserve a few years ago and enjoyed it so much that they brought me back with them Nov 2018. I was really impressed with all the volunteers - their knowledge of each animal as well as their dedication...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank e97gboro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and myself were there on 11/28/18 and was well worth this adventure. All the handlers were extremely knowledgeable and had your safety well maintained and kept the large cats as well the other animals stress free for our viewing. We had never seen...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mikie-Germ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic feeding tour at The St. Augustine Wild Reserve. A "must do" when visiting the St. Augustine/Jacksonville area. Guided tour provides a unique and up close experience in learning tremendous detail about the history of each of the animals as well as observing their meal...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Joanne1020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I went to the reserve awhile ago::: Yes, the animals are in cages, but they obviously care for their animals. We went on the walking tour and they were feeding all the animals as we went. We learned all about the animals/how...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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24 November 2018|
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Response from G S | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge but certainly ask if you go. You will enjoy.
20 October 2018|
Response from kathyl249 | Reviewed this property |
Many of the animals are leash walked within the compound when visitors are not present.
Kelly K
13 October 2018|
Response from Louise M | Reviewed this property |
Hi . It is 30.00 to do the tour. Go to the Website for details on booking . Hours are limited to 3 days I would just go ahead and book it so it fits into your vacation time . It is an amazing place