We stopped in the Park on our way from CT to PE.
We went for the '1 hour' encounter. We could also buy feeding bucket as an extra.
First we were shown a video, nothing interesting, nothing educational.
Then we were led out to a truck that pulled a set of carriages (we were at least 25-30 people in that one round), and drove to the feeding section, where the trained ellies were waiting for us all lined up for food. Then the ones with feeding buckets got to give the content to the ellies. Was kind of a mess, maybe 5-8 ellies and 25 people trying to feed them. Then we formed smaller groups and started to walk after the leaving ellies, but the guide was not informative at all, did not say much, although we could ask questions and take photos.
Then the truck came back for us after 25 minutes and we had the option to stick around and watch the next group do the feeding or could return to the reception. We did the latter.
We learned nothing and I am not convinced at all that in this place there is work done to protect animals or educate people, it rather seems like a stable source of income for the owner.
May be fun for kids, but for adults, I would not recommend it.
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