Go behind the scenes
Get hands on with our range of animal experiences for all ages. Budding animal keepers can find out what it takes to care for some of the world’s most endangered animals on a keeper experience day or come face to face with some of our visitor favourites on a 30 minute animal encounter.
Junior Ranger days offer budding animal keepers aged 7-12 years a behind the scenes glimpse at Port Lympne on a guided VIP tour of the park with an animal specialist!Learn more
Get hands on in this one day course that is ideal for young people aged 13-17 years, who want to know what it takes to care for some of the most rare and endangered species on the planet.Learn more
Our 30 minute encounters bring you face to face with some of the most endangered species on the planet.Learn more
A rare opportunity to get close to some of the world’s most rare and endangered animals as you assist our keepers in their daily activities.Learn more
Join our rangers and expert keepers as you take part in a once in a lifetime opportunity to help feed our gorillas their afternoon snacks!Learn more
Come and meet our friendly white rhino, Zuko. During your 30 minute experience you'll get close enough to give this 1.5 tonne bull rhino a good fuss and a scratch behind the ears!Learn more
Help feed our Guinea baboons! Join one of our expert keepers or rangers and help feed our impressive troop of Guinea baboons! During your 15 minute experience you'll learn all about these cheeky primates!Learn more
Your personal day planner
Below is a list of activities that you have added to your planner. Make sure you print off the day's itinerary! If any of the activities have a cost, don't forget to book them before you visit!
9:30am to 6:30pm
Last admission is 3:30pm
9:30am to 5:00pm
Last admission is 2:30pm
If you are travelling by road Port Lympne Reserve lies on the B2067, and is just past Ashford, Kent, 5 minutes from J11 of the M20.