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Highland Wildlife Park

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Kincraig, Kingussie PH21 1NL, Scotland
+44 1540 651270
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Drive Wild in Scotland

Take a very leisurely drive through an animal filled terrain. Don`t be put off as there`s no... read more

Reviewed today
Cedric H
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Nice reserve

We took my 5 and 1 year old. The drive round was great first thing in the morning. I would... read more

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rogan33
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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!
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  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Kincraig, Kingussie PH21 1NL, Scotland
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+44 1540 651270
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Reviewed today

Take a very leisurely drive through an animal filled terrain. Don`t be put off as there`s no animals to wreck anything unless you go head to radiator with a European Bison. There is so much space for the animals to roam and when you're done...More

Thank Cedric H
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Reviewed today via mobile

We took my 5 and 1 year old. The drive round was great first thing in the morning. I would recommend going with the guide who had some interesting facts. We went round a second time in the afternoom and seen a third of the...More

Thank rogan33
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Reviewed today via mobile

This was our third visit to the Wildlife Park and unfortunately we failed to enjoy it as much as before. “Wee Hamish” is not that “wee” any more (which is, of course, as expected) but you can’t get that close to him and there are...More

Thank Sallyjodevon
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Reviewed yesterday

We had been there before, but a good few years ago. Everything had been modernised, seems to be run for the benefit of the animals. There were snow leopards, bison, deer, wolves, monkeys, tigers, endangered horses and many more including the cutest wee polar bear...More

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a great family day out with 3 generations. Lovely day getting up close and personal with all the resident animals including Hamish the new born polar bear cub, tigers monkeys etc. Free guided tour was excellent and informative. Plenty of space to have your...More

Thank Hamish F
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Truly amazing. Set in a wonderful landscape, animals have lots of appropriately laid out space, staff are very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Gaynor M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Always enjoy visiting this park , the animals are in good enclosures , there are lots of interesting animals to see as well , with the addition of the polar bear cub makes it better , The only 2 things I would comment on are...More

Thank tigertim68
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came for a ladies day (plus my son) to see the lovely wildlife and we loved it! We where told the overall trip would be two hours and we where here for five! We especially loved seeing the polar bears, the males where very active...More

Thank wee_amz86
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a family visit to the park. My niece loved it. She and her mum were visiting from New Zealand and this was a treat from her grandparents. The guidance given at the ticket office was very clear. And the member of staff checked...More

Thank Mandy R
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited the wildlife park this month with my husband and we were generally very disappointed with the experience. The whole experience was not just negative so here are some of the positives to begin with; the staff are very friendly/helpful/knowledgeable, it’s very clean and...More

Thank walk_with_wild
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George Angus T
May 20, 2018|
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Response from Vanessa C | Reviewed this property |
Not really but there are wheel chairs there to use. We did get the wheelchair up to Hamish but it’s quite a push.
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Heather D
April 3, 2018|
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Response from ian f | Reviewed this property |
The car park is split into different areas however it is still limited. If you are going on a weekday there should not be a problem but at weekends it is busier. The car park is manned by staff who try to keep things moving... More
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FeeNairn
March 11, 2018|
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Response from Nuttynana | Reviewed this property |
Easy to find on the website; concessions for old people!! We thought it was good value for money.
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