Aldabra Tortoise Experience


At a Glance   


10:30 AM



15-30 minutes

Age Interest:

All ages but geared towards adults and children ages 5+

How big is “giant”?  Come find out with this unique behind the scenes experience with our three Aldabra Tortoises. This experience offers you the opportunity to get up close with one of the world’s largest tortoises. You will be amazed at how large they actually are.  Learn some amazing facts and conservation messages all while feeding them their favorite greens, giving them a nice water bath, and snapping some memorable photos.


Members: $15 pp

Non-Members: $20 pp

(zoo admission not included) 




  • Experience fee does not include zoo admission. Admission tickets must be purchased separately.
  • Experience must be registered in advance.
  • Program will occur rain or shine.  The Zoo reserves the right to reschedule the experience due to weather.
  • You must check in at the front gate 30 minutes prior to the start time of your experience.  The behind the scenes nature of this experience makes a late start not possible.
  • Due to the behind the scenes nature of this experience, closed-toed shoes must be worn.


Contact Us

Palm Beach Zoo

1301 Summit Boulevard
West Palm Beach, Florida 33405-3035
(561) 547-9453

Support for the Palm Beach Zoo is provided by:

Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.