Our Tapir VIP experience is truly unique, allowing you to get close to these amazingly beautiful animals , making your day at the HCC a truly special one!
After meeting your keeper and a quick briefing, you will head over to an exclusive area where you will spend time with our tapir, and can ask any burning questions you might have!
It is truly an experience to remember whether for you or a gift for a loved one! Not only that, you’re helping us continue our work!
Tapir VIP Experience
£64.99 per person
Max participants: 2
Will last around half an hour and includes:
Free admission into the zoo for the participant.
The chance to interact with out tapir.
The opportunity to learn about these amazing animals and ask our keepers any questions you may have.
Experiences are valid for 12 months from date of purchase and must be booked and completed before expiry.
The encounter is available for all over 16 years old. Any other guests wishing to watch the experience will need to pay normal centre admission prices.
A maximum of two people may take part in the experience, but please note the experience is priced per participant.
Regrettably certain guests will be unable to take part including people with relevant phobias or known allergies, pregnant women and immunocompromised individuals.
Whilst every effort is made to accommodate those with a disability or learning difficulty, due to practicality and health and safety this cannot always be achieved; please contact us for advice before purchasing.
Dress Code: Please come suitably dressed for your experience. You must wear closed toe shoes such as boots or trainers and trousers or jeans. We may not be able to provide your experience if you do not come suitably dressed.
If you are considering this encounter for corporate use or to use as a prize, please contact us on , to discuss all your options in more detail.
For more information or to place your order by phone, please call 01732 823996
If you have a query about our Tapir VIP Experience, please email
Please see our full terms and conditions