VIP Keeper Experience

A VIP experience like no other


We’ve made it possible for you to get up-close and extremely personal with some of our most spectacular animals. This incredible VIP experience is for adults only, and has been carefully designed to allow you to encounter crocodiles in a way that very few people have experienced.

Email our visitor team: or call us on 01993 846353 to discuss or book your VIP Experience.



PLEASE NOTE: this experience mainly runs on weekdays, please contact a member of the visitor team for more information. This experience MUST be pre-booked so it can be scheduled according to staff availability.



Are you buying this experience as a gift? You can buy a keeper experience gift voucher by clicking here,then  just pick the experience from the list and the recipient can phone and book their experience with us.

VIP Keeper Experience
VIP Keeper Experience
VIP Keeper Experience

What’s included


The ultimate package:


  • Your session will begin with a safety briefing
  • Introduction and meet the Crocodiles of the World team
  • Take part in morning keeper activities
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Take part in afternoon keeper activities
  • Assist with data collection and animal record-keeping
  • Feed and meet the crocodiles, alligators and caimans
  • Opportunity to hold a crocodile
  • End of the day debrief and experience certificate


Subject to availability bookings can be made on any weekday. Typically the experience starts at 10am or 11am and finishes at 3pm or 4pm and includes refreshments. Because this is an exclusive event, we do not allow spectators. Please note that this is only for persons aged 18 or over.

VIP experience prices


The following prices apply for VIP experiences.


Admission type
VIP experience for One £350
VIP experience for Two £525





To book this amazing experience


Please contact 01993 846353 or email

To avoid disappointment, we recommend that you book as early as possible to ensure that a date is available.


Experience information


  • Bookings are available all year round, subject to availability.
  • Numbers are strictly limited to no more than two people per session to ensure that participants have the maximum opportunity of working with the animals.
  • There will be a comprehensive safety briefing upon arrival – participants will be fully briefed on what they should and should not do in any situation and they will be fully supervised at all times.
  • Crocodiles of the World will take all necessary precautions and as long as participants do as they are instructed by the qualified keeper, then there should not be any particular danger in the activities.
  • People with illnesses affecting their immune system, pregnant or nursing women or women who have given birth in the last months cannot participate in the experience. 
  • Hard-wearing clothes must be worn at all times.
  • Please remember the zoo is a tropical climate, which is hot and humid – drinks are available from the café.
  • There is ample free parking.

Cancellation rules


  • If we receive notice of your cancellation more than 14 days in advance you will lose 50% of the cost of your experience.
  • If we receive notice of your cancellation 13 days or fewer you will lose 100% of the cost of your experience.
  • In circumstances where we are able to re-book the cancelled experience a 100% refund will be given.


Any Questions?

If you have any questions, please read our FAQ page which may have the information you need. If you need any further assistance or have queries regarding your visit, please contact us.