GIRAFFE ENCOUNTER EXPERIENCE

Looking for a private and unique encounter with the tallest mammals on Earth?

Our *NEW* and exclusive Giraffe Encounter Experience is here!
  • WHO:

    • Guests of all ages, animal enthusiasts, and Giraffe lovers!
  • WHAT

    • 30 minute encounter with our six Giraffe: Gene, Matata, and Rudy, Poptart, Harrison, and Hera!
    • Giraffe Encounter will operate as scheduled as long as the temperature is at or above 60 °F and not thunder-storming/lightning. If temperature and/or weather do not allow for the Encounter to take place, we can offer a Rescheduling or a ticket refund. Please call 1-800-521-2660 to reschedule/receive a refund.
    • Maximum number of people per Encounter is 8. This does not include children that are too young to walk. 
    • Encounter is $65.00 per person (Ages 3 years old +).
    • Encounter ticket does NOT include Admission to the Park. Admission Tickets are NOT required for Giraffe Encounter. This is NOT a reservation for Park Admission on Saturdays and Sundays, that calendar can be accessed here.
    • Feed for Giraffe Encounter all included.
    • Encounter Guests will be taken into the Drive-Thru Safari by a Park Animal Care Staff Member, and the encounter is on foot (not inside a vehicle). Must adhere to Park rules and instructions from Park Staff. Close-toed shoes are required for Encounter.
    • Take unlimited selfies and make memories that will last a lifetime! Sharing photos on social media is allowed, and please tag us at @africansafariwildlifepark
  • WHEN:

    • Encounters take place every day (Monday – Sunday).
      Beginning September 8, two Encounters will be available every Monday – Friday from 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM, and 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM.
      September 12-13, 19-20, and 26-27 will have one Encounter from 8:15 AM – 8:45 AM.
    • Encounters must be booked/reserved online in advance (see How to Book below).
    • Please arrive at the Park for your Encounter no later than 5 minutes prior to your Encounter start time to ensure Encounter begins on time. Upon arrival, please park near Administration Office building on right hand side of parking lot and honk your horn.
    • Per the State of Ohio Mask Mandate, individuals 10 years old and up must be wearing a mask. Masks are to be worn at all times until you begin taking photos with the Giraffe.
  • WHERE:

    • In the Drive-Thru Safari at African Safari Wildlife Park! Park located at 267 S Lightner Road, Port Clinton, OH 43452 (1-800-521-2660)
  • HOW TO BOOK:

    • Select Day on Calendar below that you would like to have your Giraffe Encounter.
    • In the drop-down menu, select how many people are booking an Encounter. Maximum party size of 8 people.
    • Children 2 years old and under that can walk will need to be included in the per-person reservation, though they do not need to pay for the $65.00 Encounter ticket. 
    • Fill out the Reservation Form.
    • You will receive a confirmation email for your Giraffe Encounter Reservation. Follow the link in the confirmation email to purchase your $65.00 per person Giraffe Encounter Ticket.
    • Encounter Ticket of $65.00 per person MUST be purchased online within 24 hours of booking your Encounter. Encounter ticket cannot be purchased in person on the day of your Encounter.
    • Questions or need help booking? Please call 1-800-521-2660
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