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Highland Wildlife Park

#1 of 10 things to do in Kingussie Features Animals
Kincraig, Kingussie PH21 1NL, Scotland
+44 1540 651270
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Photography Tour

I booked two places on the photography tour for my OH's birthday, and it was an amazing day! We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Donna L
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Perth, United Kingdom
Fantastic

We are members so visit here quite often, really enjoyed the new features, i.e., the new entrance... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Denise D
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Penicuik, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Discover Scottish wildlife and endangered animals of the world's mountains and tundra in our spectacular setting. Drive around the Main Reserve in your own car and then investigate the walk-round area on foot. With everything from Scottish wildcats to polar bears don't miss the Highlands' wildest day out!
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“polar bears” (583 reviews)
“edinburgh zoo” (67 reviews)
“snow monkeys” (132 reviews)
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Kincraig, Kingussie PH21 1NL, Scotland
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+44 1540 651270
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked two places on the photography tour for my OH's birthday, and it was an amazing day! We met up with Ian, our guide, at 8.30am who then gave us the obligatory health and safety talk, then went through our itinerary and which areas...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are members so visit here quite often, really enjoyed the new features, i.e., the new entrance system and polar bear part of the park, a fun day out for the family with plenty to see and do, food in the cafe is always home...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A zoo with a wide selection of interesting animals that I haven't seen at other parks. Seeing the polar bears up close at the feeding was amazing, as were the snow leopards. I would have liked the talks to be longer with more information on...More

Thank joe44442014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I DO NOT LIKE ZOOS. But,this wildlife park received very good reviews so my husband and I decided to visit it today. We were very impressed. The animals seemed happy and well cared for. They didn't exhibit the usual "caged" stress behaviour so common in...More

1  Thank slightlydoolally
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great day out walking around this lovely laid out animal park. All the animals were well kept and there enclosures seemed to be much bigger than those we've seen at previous zoos. We're able to see all the animals who looked happy and...More

1  Thank RavenJacq
Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our visit. The animals all looked well and had fantastic enclosures. the amenities are clean and tidy. The food in the restaurant was good and the animal talks were fantastic.

Thank John T
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Highland Wildlife Park is a great place to visit, we went during the summer holidays with our 8 year old daughter and had a brilliant time! The park has both a drive round nature reserve and a more traditional animal park to walk around,...More

1  Thank Frances M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Highland Wildlife Park specialises in conserving endangered cold weather animals. There are polar bears, snow leopards, Amur tigers, wolves, snow monkeys, red pandas, and lots more exotic species. All the animals have large enclosures - yet you mostly have no problem seeing the animals, especially...More

Thank mvkay
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this on a very rainy day. Although not a massive park, we really enjoyed the variety of animals on show. The polar bears were a joy to watch playing in the pond in their large enclosure. Try and arrive at the animals at...More

Thank Strummer1966
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really loved this place. All the animals look so happy and healthy and the enclosures for them were a good size and had plenty to keep them occupied. The cafe area was clean and the food delicious. Would definitely visit again.

Thank nicoladob
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DavidMunr0
6 August 2017|
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Response from Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
Last time I visited i spent about an hour driving round each time as I was constantly stopping to just watch the animals and birds, and take pictures. I actually drove round twice at the start of my visit and then once again... More
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globaltraveller1950
6 July 2017|
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Response from Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
On faceboo they are currently encouraging people to book online in advance to get 10% off
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wil209
20 June 2017|
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Response from JJawandering | Reviewed this property |
I did not see anyone using a motorbike. Not a a good idea. You are far safer to go in a car as there are some large beasties there like bison who could charge you if threatened!
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