Field Trip Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Can I get
directions and do you have dedicated bus parking? A: Yes! Click here for
A: Yes. In
order to get the discounted group rate, reservations are required at least 3
business days in advance. Call (239) 262-5409 X 152 to make your reservation
Q: How many
chaperones do I need?
A: One adult
chaperone for every 10 students is required and is FREE. Adult chaperones must
be a minimum of 18 years of age. Additional adults pay $10.95 per person.
shows and activities will we experience?
A: Your group can enjoy all the activities
offered during the hours of your visit. This may include the feature show in
Safari Canyon, Alligator Bay Feeding, Meet the Keeper Series, Snakes Alive, and
Primate Expedition Cruise. For an additional fee, groups can participate in
giraffe feeding and camel rides (click here for activity schedules).
Q: What is
the minimum group size for Field Trip rates?
A: 15 paying
participants. If your group has less than 15 paying children, standard
admission rates apply. Additionally, children age 3 and under or zoo members do
not apply toward total in group as they enter the zoo at no charge. Group rates
only apply when a single payment is made for entire group.
Q: What if
parents come along but are not included in the group payment?
adults paying on their own will receive a discounted rate of $10.95 by
indicating they are with the group.
Q: I have
children who are zoo members. What about them?
with zoo memberships are always free when the group leader includes the number
of members coming when booking the field trip and presents photocopies of each
member's card upon entry. Members do not count toward the total of people in
the group for discounted rates. Discounts apply based on the number of paying
about adults with zoo memberships?
A: If adult chaperones
have a membership, they are also free when the group leader includes member
counts when booking the tour and presents photocopies of each member's card and
a copy of the corresponding photo ID for adult members upon entry.
Q: Can we
A: Yes, your
group can purchase food at the Wynn’s at the Zoo store or snack stands, or you
can pre-order a discounted boxed lunches for your group. Your Naples Zoo
representative will provide you with an order form when you book your visit or
you can click here.
Q: Can we
bring our own food?
A: Yes, of
course! You're welcome to bring in your own food. Coolers are always allowed.
Please remember, for the safety of the animals, straws, plastic lids, and
balloons are not allowed in the zoo.
Q: How and when
do I pay?
Zoo staff will conduct a final headcount upon your arrival to Naples Zoo and
payment will be processed at that time. You can pay by check, cash, MasterCard,
Visa, Discover or American Express.
262-5409 extension 152 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.