Ever dreamed of hugging a Baby Tiger ? This is your chance. This truly unique experience will leave you smiling from ear to ear.

Miami’s Jungle Island offers a very unique close-up experiences with an incredible variety of animals, from high-flying exotic birds to slow-moving giant tortoises, tree-swinging apes and monkeys, and endangered species like lemurs and rare big cats!

Activity Highlights

  • Private tour of the park
  • Four separate animal encounters
  • Animal feeding opportunity
  • A close encounter with a tiger
  • The best seats for our shows
  • Professional photographer to capture the memories
  • Luxurious lunch included

There’s nothing like the Ultimate Jungle Trek experience to create memories you’ll cherish for a lifetime! With this VIP package, you’ll get 5 hours of personal attention from an experienced guide, and you’ll experience the best Jungle Island has to offer, including an awesome, unforgettable encounter with a tiger!

Your experienced guide will take you around the park and introduce you to the animal caretakers, who can tell you all about our amazing residents. You’ll get to meet our adorable, endangered primates, the lemurs (they’re so cute!), as well as a having a chance to interact with some of the world’s most exotic birds. 

Your guide will take you to meet some of our amazing reptile residents, too, and show you that cold-blooded animals aren’t as scary as some people think. And in our Everglades exhibit, you’ll get a chance to participate in feeding time. Don’t worry, we’ll feed you, too, with a luxury table service lunch included.

But the real highlight for most folks is the up-close and personal encounter with one of our big cat residents. You’ll get to meet (and maybe even hug) a cuddly, real-life baby tiger!

From preparing food for primates to premium seating at all our shows, the Ultimate Jungle Trek immerses you in the best and most exciting Jungle Island action in a single package!

What’s Included?

  • 5-hour private guided tour
  • Whole-day park admission
  • Premium seating at our shows
  • Complimentary parking
  • Table service luxury lunch
  • One complimentary 8” x 10” photo by professional photographer
  • Complimentary photo CD

The VIP Ultimate Jungle Trek tour comes with complimentary parking and souvenir photo, as well as a whole-day entry to the park, so you can use any remaining energy exploring Flamingo Lake, the Treetop Ballroom, the Lion’s Den, the Garden Outpost and all the other wild locations on Jungle Island. And don’t forget the Playground!


  • A liability release waiver must be completed and a parent / guardian must sign if the participant is under the age of 18 years
  • The park is open 365 days a year, though the availability of particular animals depends on their needs and staff requirements. Children must be over 3 years old; under-18s must be accompanied by an adult.


Jungle Island is located on between Downtown Miami and Miami Beach.

Session Length

5 hours of private guided tour, plus whole-day park access.


This experience voucher is valid for 12 months from date of purchase.

Cancellation policy

Please note cancellations/reschedule requests require a minimum of 48 hours notice prior to activity date. There is a strict no show / no refund policy – you’re advised to arrive 15min earlier than the activity time. If you are not there – you’ll be charged 100% of the activity cost (no refund will be provided).

Numbers On The Day

This experience is for 1 person

Dress Code

Jungle Islands is an indoor/outdoor location. Please dress sensibly for the prevailing weather conditions. Comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended, as the tour involves walking to each location.


In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider. If your experience is cancelled you will be rescheduled by the provider

  • Jungle Island complies with the American with Disabilities Act – all guests have full access to all our programs and services. 
  • You can hire a wheelchair or electric convenience vehicle on-site (cost extra, photo ID required). We can arrange sign language interpretation if needed (please contact us one week in advance). Service animals are welcome throughout the park, including the café.

Hug a Baby Tiger - Jungle Island VIP Experience - For 1

Miami, FL
United States


This experience is for 1 person
5 hours

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The most amazing wildlife experience of your life – including an up close and personal encounter with baby tigers!

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