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?

max. 5 persons | 1:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday) From April till November

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

max. 5 persons | 4:00 p.m. (Winter) / 5:20 p.m. (Summer) | (not on Saturdays)

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

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

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

This event is only for adults!


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.


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.


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.

We kindly ask you to contact us at least two weeks in advance of your preferred date, in order to prepare for your visit at the best.

The booking hotline is open at the following times:

Telephone times
Monday10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Tuesday12 p.m.–4 p.m.
Wednesday10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Thursday12 p.m.–4 p.m.

Please keep your own food at home. You can be sure that our animals are well provided.


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