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Zoological Wildlife Foundation
Zoological Wildlife Foundation(Miami)
Owner description: ZWF Miami is the only zoo in South Florida with as many animal encounters. We carry more than 20 of exotic species at our facility with many available for interactive activities... more Owner description: ZWF Miami is the only zoo in South Florida with as many animal encounters. We carry more than 20 of exotic species at our facility with many available for interactive activities involving our guests. The five acre zoo houses everything from domestic animals and primates to large predatory birds and mammals. Some of our popular selection of exotic zoo animals are Gibbon Apes, Sloths, Lemurs, owls, snakes, Anteater, Lions, Snow Leopards, and mischievous Capuchin monkeys - like those used in many movies. The Zoological Wildlife Foundation offers intimate tours and private encounters by appointment. Contact us to schedule a special tour with our exotic animals! It's an experience you will never forget. Tours must be prepaid and booked in advance in order to guarantee your desired date and time. DIRECTIONS: Please use these directions. The GPS sends travelers via a dirt road. COMING FROM THE NORTH: Take Turnpike Heading South Exit: Eureka Drive - 184 street Make a right turn heading west until Krome Avenue (177 ave) Make a right heading North to 160 street. Make a right heading East for half mile to 172 ave. Make a right. We are on the left side about a half block down. less
Attraction type: Zoos
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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden(Coral Gables)
Owner description: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is among the world's best tropical botanic gardens. Here you will find internationally renowned collections of cycads, flowering trees, tropical... more Owner description: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is among the world's best tropical botanic gardens. Here you will find internationally renowned collections of cycads, flowering trees, tropical fruits, vines, aroids and endangered species, which provide a living laboratory for scientists, and the opportunity of discovery for everyone. In addition, Fairchild has the largest palm collection in the U.S. and is also the keeper of the National Palm Collection as designated by the American Public Gardens Associations. With its beautiful paths, vistas and outstanding horticultural displays, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden provides every visitor with an unforgettable experience. less
Attraction type: Gardens
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Safari Edventure
Safari Edventure(Miami)
Owner description: THE BEST DEAL ANYWHERE FOR INTERACTIVE WILDLIFE EXPERIENCES! Hug a Kangaroo, Hold an Alligator, Play with Wolves, Pet a Sloth, and more! When you visit us, you will get a close... more Owner description: THE BEST DEAL ANYWHERE FOR INTERACTIVE WILDLIFE EXPERIENCES! Hug a Kangaroo, Hold an Alligator, Play with Wolves, Pet a Sloth, and more! When you visit us, you will get a close up experience with over 100 species of wildlife from 5 continents including Kangaroos, Anteaters, Sloths, Arctic & Timber Wolves, 4 species of Fox, Lemurs, Monkeys, 2 species of Fruit Bats, Skunks, Armadillos, Alligators, Caiman, Tegus, Monitors, 2 species of Porcupines, Emus, large Tortoises, Snakes, Lizards, Tarantulas, Scorpions, Coati Mundis, Mata Matas, and much more. Join us for the Kangaroo & Wolf Encounters, and participate in one of our hands-on wildlife presentations offered several times each day. Experienced, knowledgeable, friendly staff on site & always available for questions, and to help you have an unforgettable experience. We guarantee you will not get a more hands-on experience anywhere. Our five beautiful acres are filled with over 100 mature native and exotic trees that provide lots of shade and interesting, interactive learning experiences. You will have the opportunity to visit the enchanting sunken rainforest garden, as well as our butterfly and hummingbird gardens. You can also explore our organic garden with herbs, spices and other intriguing plants in our candy, drinks, spices, vegetable, medicinal, and pizza sections. All of this is included in our regular admission price. We hope to see you soon. Few experiences touch the heart and mind like a personal encounter with one of nature's fascinating creatures. The resonance of a positive experience like this can last a lifetime. Snacks and hotdogs are available, or bring your own picnic lunch. (No juice boxes or juice pouches with the small straws on the outside of the package please.) less
Attraction type: Zoos
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American Airlines Arena
American Airlines Arena(Miami)
A modern architectural marvel where the NBA's Miami Heat play.
Attraction type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Jesse Williams Ranch
Jesse Williams Ranch(Miami)
Owner description: The Jesse Williams Ranch is a family owned and operated five acre farm in the heart of Miami’s Horse Country. Our stables, horses and livestock serve as our unique classroom and... more Owner description: The Jesse Williams Ranch is a family owned and operated five acre farm in the heart of Miami’s Horse Country. Our stables, horses and livestock serve as our unique classroom and teachers. Visitors are always supervised by professional instructors. Beginner riders and advanced equestrians participate in all facets of horsemanship activities. Included are programs for exceptional needs children. Bring your family to the farm for some refreshing outdoor fun. Horsemanship classes and riding lessons are scheduled by appointment. FAMILY TRIP TO THE RANCH: Join us with your family for a one hour guided personal “hands-on” visit on our ranch. We will expect you and your kids to GET INVOLVED! Participate and experience life on a working farm. Help brush and groom the horses. Pet and feed our barnyard friends. Have a peek at our collection of protected wildlife species. Complimentary “hand-held” horseback riding for all ages. Pony rides are included for small children. Introduction to horseback riding is available when requested in advance. less
Attraction type: Ranchs
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Jr's Gourmet Burgers
Jr's Gourmet Burgers
Cuisines: American
Harvest Moon Gourmet Foods
Harvest Moon Gourmet Foods
Siamo
Siamo
Price:
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Crackers Casual Dining
Crackers Casual Dining
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Nitrogen Ice Cream Factory
Nitrogen Ice Cream Factory
Cuisines: Ice Cream

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Hampton Inn & Suites - Miami Airport / Blue Lagoon
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites - Miami Airport / Blue Lagoon
$112 - $291
Ranked #9 of 129 Hotels in Miami
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Homewood Suites Miami-Airport West
3.0 of 5
Homewood Suites Miami-Airport West
$121 - $291
Ranked #13 of 129 Hotels in Miami
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Hampton Inn Miami-Coconut Grove/Coral Gables
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn Miami-Coconut Grove/Coral Gables
$116 - $275
Ranked #14 of 129 Hotels in Miami
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

BEST WESTERN PLUS Miami Airport North Hotel & Suites
BEST WESTERN PLUS Miami Airport North Hotel & Suites
$107 - $236
Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Miami Springs
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Comfort Suites Miami Airport North
2.5 of 5
Comfort Suites Miami Airport North
$116 - $245
Ranked #3 of 12 Hotels in Miami Springs
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Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Central-Miami Springs
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Central-Miami Springs
$124 - $223
Ranked #5 of 12 Hotels in Miami Springs
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

EB Hotel Miami Airport
4.0 of 5
EB Hotel Miami Airport
$178 - $378
Ranked #1 of 12 Hotels in Miami Springs
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Biltmore Hotel
4.0 of 5
Biltmore Hotel
$269 - $547
Ranked #1 of 11 Hotels in Coral Gables
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Provident Doral at The Blue Miami
4.0 of 5
Provident Doral at The Blue Miami
$170 - $434
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Doral
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.