Plan Your Visit and Book

August booking slots available now via the 'Book Now' button opposite or below.

Book a visit to Wild Encounters and come and see all the awesome animals that we have the great pleasure to love and care for every day! From the slithering snakes and majestic lizards in our reptile area, to the cheeky raccoons, loveable meerkats and colourful parrots, learn all about them and their stories as you visit the Wild Encounters HQ just a short drive outside Newcastle West, Co. Limerick.

Price: €5.50 per person (under 2yrs free)

Visiting us is currently by pre-booking only and in 1 hour slots. Each slot will include a meerkat feed and talk, and parrot talk by one of the keepers for visitors to listen to if they wish in between wandering around our animal facility.

Bookable time slots:

  • 11am-12pm
  • 12-1pm
  • 2-3pm
  • 3-4pm

To aid in current restrictions and social distancing there will be restricted tickets available per slot. These current conditions will be reviewed and altered as restrictions and government guidelines are changed in relation to the covid-19 situation.

Enhance your visit by booking one of our interactive animal experiences with your visit.

We can’t wait to welcome you to our little site so you can see how we’ve progressed so far and the potential that Wild Encounters has for the future as we expand! We looking forward to seeing you all!

Booking Your Visit

Book your visit using the 'Book Now' button below. Simply select your date and time slot and the number of tickets you require.

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Visits must be prebooked in advance and only the number of visitors purchased for as part of the booking may enter – we regret that we cannot accept additional visitors turning up on the day that haven’t already been allocated for.

Purchased tickets are only valid on your chosen date and time. We regret that admission tickets are non-refundable and cannot be changed for different dates once booked.