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Croc Encounters

Yelp Rating - 4.6 stars
129 reviews onYelp logo
(813) 217-4400
Location8703 Bowles Rd Tampa
CategoriesZoos, Tours, Aquariums

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updated: May 22, 2024
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Business Description

Located in Tampa, Croc Encounters is a premier destination for anyone who loves animals, particularly reptiles. Owned and operated by the Paner family, this family-owned facility is home to many alligators, crocodiles, snakes, lizards, turtles, tortoises and exotic birds. Most of these animals were unwanted or rescued, and Croc Encounters provides them with a permanent home.

Whether you're an animal enthusiast or just looking for a unique experience, you won't want to miss out on the hands-on tours offered at Croc Encounters. These tours are available every day by appointment, and walk-in self-guided tours are available on Saturdays. Tours are personalized and include several hands-on encounters, including feeding demonstrations with alligators and crocodiles, hand feeding and touching of 100 plus pound African tortoises, aquatic turtle feeding, and more.

Croc Encounters is the perfect place for birthday parties or shows for events, which can be held on site or at your home. During select weeks, Croc Encounters also offers a summer camp called "croc camp" where attendees can experience firsthand caring for the animals at the facility as well as learning about reptiles and having fun.

The reviews of Croc Encounters speak for themselves, with customers raving about their experiences. One reviewer described it as "amazing," saying they had a blast visiting from Texas and loved how authentic the experience was. Another reviewer noted that their tour guide was kind and knowledgeable, and they enjoyed seeing so many crocodiles, alligators, and turtles/tortoises.

Croc Encounters is the perfect destination for anyone who loves animals, adventure, or just wants to try something new. So if you're looking for a unique and exciting experience, head over to Tampa and check out Croc Encounters today!

Gift Ideas for Croc Encounters

Looking for a unique and unforgettable gift for the animal lover in your life? Look no further than Croc Encounters, located in Tampa, Florida.

For the adventurous type, a hands-on tour of the facility is sure to be a hit. The tours are personalized and include several hands-on encounters, including feeding demonstrations with alligators and crocodiles, hand feeding and touching of 100 plus pound African tortoises, aquatic turtle feeding, and more. Gift a tour to your loved one and let them experience firsthand the thrill of interacting with these magnificent reptiles.

For the animal lover who prefers a more relaxed experience, a gift certificate for a self-guided tour is an excellent option. This allows them to explore at their own pace and take in the beauty and wonder of the animals at their leisure.

Croc Encounters also offers birthday parties and shows for events, so if you're looking for a unique and exciting way to celebrate a special occasion, this is the perfect destination. Opt for a party on site or have the animals brought to your home for a truly unforgettable experience.

For the aspiring zoologist or reptile enthusiast, a gift certificate for the summer camp, "croc camp" is a fantastic option. Here, attendees can experience firsthand caring for the animals at Croc Encounters as well as learning about reptiles and having fun.

Whatever gift you choose from Croc Encounters, you can rest assured that it will be an experience unlike any other. The passionate and knowledgeable staff at Croc Encounters are dedicated to providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all, and your loved one will treasure the memories they make for years to come.

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