Guided Tours

Guided Tour

Enjoy a live narration of the Zoo!
Join us for a trek and learn about Naples Zoo’s rich history and beautiful gardens!  An expert conservation educator will provide your group with an informative and engaging hour and 15-minute tour through the Zoo.

Due to COVID-19 health and safety measures, this program is currently unavailable. Please check back for future updates. Thank you!

Guided Tour Options

Tour of the Wild
An immersive experience among the diverse animals and plants that call Naples Zoo their home.  Learn about the zoo’s history, species, and conservation efforts we support here and around the world.
Zoo Careers Tour

Explore the variety of careers and experts needed to operate Naples Zoo.  Enjoy beautiful views of the animals and gardens as you walk through the Zoo, and you may spot one of these careers in action.

Guided Tour Rates

School Guided Tour (Schools, Homeschools, Daycares)  $30.00 + Zoo admission
Non-School Group Guided Tour (Families, Scout Groups, 4-H, Camps, etc.)  $50.00 + Zoo admission

Reservation Information

  • Programs must be reserved at least three weeks prior to your desired visit date.
  • Tours are designed for a minimum of 10 guests with a maximum of 25 per group. 
  • Up to 75 people can register for the same time slot for a single tour date.
  • A minimum of 10 paying people is required to obtain the discounted group rate.
  • For school groups, one adult is required for every 10 students attending the tour.
  • These tours are designed as walking tours. All guests are required to be a least three years of age to attend.

A $50.00 deposit is required to secure the reservation date, and will be used toward your final payment. Payment in full is due one week prior to your program start date. Acceptable forms of payment include credit or check.

Change of Reservation
Any changes to your group reservation must be approved by the Education Department at least two weeks prior to your scheduled visit date. If your reservation date change is made less than two weeks prior to the scheduled visit date, the $50.00 deposit will be charged as inconvenience fee, and a new registration will need to be scheduled at least three weeks in advance, and will require a new deposit fee.

Rain Check
Rainchecks will not be issued for this program. In advance of inclement weather, the school/group is required to contact the Education Department 24-hours prior to the program start time should they decide not to attend.

If you need to cancel your program, the cancellation notice must be given to the Education Department two weeks prior to the scheduled visit date. If cancellation notice is given less than two weeks from program date, the $50.00 deposit will be used as cancellation fee.

Guided Tour Resources

Field Trip Request Form
School Lunch Order Form
Group Lunch Order Form

Chaperone Conduct Guidelines

Student Conduct Guidelines

Rules of the Wild

Questions? Contact the Education Department at or at 239-262-5409 ext. 158.

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