Experience a once in a lifetime event at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo with a tiger encounter. The Zoo is currently home to two tiger cubs and for a limited time they're offering visitors the chance to meet these extraordinary animals. Encounters will be available by reservation only at scheduled times throughout the day. Pricing is $50 + tax Per Person, PLUS the cost of regular zoo admission. Children ages 4-12 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
The Gulf Coast Mining Company's sluice is the zoo's newest attraction where visitors pan for fossils, gems and minerals — amazing treasures await and participants take home whatever treasures are "mined".
Enjoy walking the wide pathways throughout the park for close up views of more than 500 animals including: lions, tigers, bears, primates, leopards, wolves, and more! The zoo is open year round with seasonal animal encounters, animal shows and keeper talks.
Travel Tip: The zoo offers exciting animal encounters with kangaroos, lemurs, sloths, tamanduas and various reptiles.
There's a lot more to do in and around Perdido Key than just enjoying our beautiful Gulf of Mexico and dazzling white sandy beaches. No matter what season you visit, you'll find a long list of fun adventures waiting to be had, from live music to art festivals to baby animal zoo adventures to outlet shopping, Blue Angels, exploring history, golfing, fishing, stargazing, nature trails, kayaking...the list is endless!