Adelaide Panda Tours

Adelaide Panda Tours gives you a behind the scenes experience without the crowds. Get up close and personal with the only giant pandas in the southern hemisphere, Wang Wang and Funi, at the Adelaide Zoo.

See how the giant pandas spend their day. Learn about the bamboo, where its sourced, how the zoo keeps up the supply for their daily intake. Learn about the genetic makeup of giant pandas and the efforts that are being made to save these endangered animals from extinction.

Contact Details

Adelaide Panda Tours
440 King William Street
Adelaide
South Australia 5000

Toll Free Number
+61 13 1301

Telephone
+61 (08) 8202 8688

Fax
+61 (08) 8202 8666

Mobile
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  • Adelaide Panda Tours, Adelaide, South Australia
  • Adelaide Panda Tours, Adelaide, South Australia

Activities

  • Animal Viewing

Panda Insights and Inspirations Half Day Tour - APT1

Meet the only giant pandas in the southern hemisphere, Wang Wang and Funi, at the Adelaide Zoo. Your tour host will provide you with an exclusive opportunity to enter the zoo before regular opening time and wander through the bamboo forest to the giant panda exhibit. You will meet the red pandas and see the keeper provide their morning feed before moving to the giant panda viewing area to see Wang Wang and Funi being released to their day exhibit.

Learn about the bamboo, where is it sourced and how the zoo keeps up the supply for their daily intake. Find out other interesting insights such as the significance of the genetic makeup of these two pandas and their importance in the conservation of not only their own species but also of the other species that live in their habitat.

At the end of your tour, explore the rest of the zoo at your leisure. A morning tea voucher and discount voucher to use in the panda shop are included in your tour.

Operates: 8:30am Wednesday to Sunday from the Adelaide Zoo entry gate.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide Zoo

Tour duration

135 Mins

Departure & Arrival time

Mon
Tue
Wed 8:30
Thu 8:30

Fri 8:30
Sat 8:30
Sun 8:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $130.00

Transport mode

Walk

Facilities

  • Commentary

Giant Panda Close Encounter Tour - APT2

An exclusive opportunity to meet Adelaide's giant pandas, Wang Wang and Funi. You will be met by the giant panda keeper and taken behind the scenes to view the pandas in their night quarters. After assisting the keeper to release Wang Wang and Funi to their day quarters you will be taken through the bamboo storage facility to hear firsthand how the bamboo is grown, how it is prepared and how the zoo keeps up with the pandas daily requirements! A once in a lifetime opportunity to assist the keeper in preparing and placing the bamboo and daily treats for Wang Wang and Funi out in their enclosure.

Participants can stay on at the zoo for the remainder of the day, or use the tour voucher to re-enter at a later time the same day.

Operates: 8am Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday (excluding Christmas Day).

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide Zoo

Tour duration

90 Mins

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 8:00-9:30
Tue
Wed 8:00-9:30
Thu

Fri
Sat 8:00-9:30
Sun 8:00-9:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $495.00

Transport mode

Walk

Facilities

  • Commentary
 
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