Date with your Favourite Animal at Zoo Berlin

Have you fallen in love with the hippos, elephants or cute meerkats? Then why don't you visit your favourite animal in Zoo Berlin. The rendezvous with our animals takes place in the respective section of the Zoo. Our animal keepers personally present their protégé and inform you all about them with their expertise – and certainly alongside one or two funny stories.

Which animals can I visit?

NEW: Coatis
max. 2 persons | 10:45 a.m. 
From March till October

Elephants
max. 5 persons | 4:00 p.m. (Winter) / 5:15 p.m. (Summer) | (not on Sundays)

Hippos
max. 5 persons | 4:00 p.m. (Winter) / 5:20 p.m. (Summer) | (not on Saturdays)
(Due to construction work, the meet and greet with our hippos is available again in November. Bookings are welcome anytime)

Tapirs
max. 3 persons | 1:45 p.m.

Meerkats
max. 2-3 persons | 2:00 p.m. (Tuesday–Friday)

Penguins
max. 5 persons | 2:30 p.m. (Monday–Friday)

Duration

A visit lasts approx. 20 mins and is only for groups of adults. You will be exclusively guided to your darling by an animal keeper and feedings will be allowed.

Languages

The guided sessions are usually undertaken in German. We would also be happy to offer the majority of the guided sessions in English on request.

Costs

The visit to your favourite animal costs €80 (group price) plus entry fee into Zoo Berlin.

 

Number of participants

2–5 persons can take part per visit depending on the animal.

Information & booking

The visit to your favourite animal is only possible with prior booking. Use our booking hotline for this at 030/ 25 401 400.

The booking hotline is open at the following times:

Telephone times
Monday12 p.m.–5 p.m.
Wednesday10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Thursday1 p.m.–5 p.m.
Friday11 a.m.–3 p.m.

Please note that last-minute amendments can be made due to operational reasons.