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Giraffe Ranch

#1 of 14 things to do in Dade City Features Animals
38650 Mickler Rd, Dade City, FL 33523-6833
+1 813-482-3400
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Great safari ride, fun for all ages

We went with a group of 9 people. The safari vehicle holds about 30 people. The tour through the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Hidden gem

The value of some things cannot be measured in mere money spent....Giraffe Ranch is one of them... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hobe Sound Florida
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“lemur feeding” (25 reviews)
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38650 Mickler Rd, Dade City, FL 33523-6833
+1 813-482-3400
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went with a group of 9 people. The safari vehicle holds about 30 people. The tour through the working farm included a thorough explanation of all the animals on site. Their habits and histories as well as their native habitats. Lex and his wife...More

Thank Francesca003007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The value of some things cannot be measured in mere money spent....Giraffe Ranch is one of them. To celebrate my 76th birthday I took 10 family members (ranging in age from 10 to 79) 'on safari' to Giraffe Ranch and every one of us enjoyed...More

Thank roseeeg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this . Very informative guide who is the owner. Very nice people. We will do this again. The giraffes of course was my daughters favorite. I enjoyed all the animals

Thank Missy L
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My wife and I took the llama tour of the Giraffe Ranch. We were actually able to walk amongst the animals, with no barriers separating us. We saw zebra, bongo, ostrich, giraffe, and many others. We also had the opportunity to feed the giraffes. This...More

Thank dat873
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The entire experience was great. We chose one of the extras - feeding the lemurs - so much fun. They were very attentive, but they didn't swarm and overwhelm our group. We headed out on our camel safari afterwards - amazing! Since it was spring,...More

Thank SGTampa
Reviewed 8 April 2017

My husband and I visited Giraffe Ranch last week and had an absolutely wonderful time. One of the owners, Elena, spoke with me over the phone two days before our visit and helped my husband and I decide which safari option would be best for...More

Thank ExcitedtoTravel89
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We thought it would not be as good as "Disney" or something like that but turns out we like Giraffe Ranch more. Our guide (owners) were awesome and the tour was fantastic. Pick and animal to feed, it costs more but makes the experience even...More

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The owners, who also have their masters in biology are very knowledgeable. The information they shared was extremely insightful. I would recommend this to anyone.

Thank Mgpalumbo24
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Their website says that reservations are mandatory and must be made by phone. They can also only be reached by phone for 1 hour every day, between 8:30am-9:30am or something which is not reasonable. I called them yesterday during those hours and there was no...More

Thank craigdecarlo
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Last year my wife and I took our 6 and 4- year-old granddaughters to Safari Wilderness in Lakeland, Florida. All four of us loved it. This year we added our 28-year-old son to our group and visited Giraffe Ranch, the sister property in Dade City,...More

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Is the cost the same for all ages? We will have two little ones with us. One is 20 months and the other is 4 years.
19 January 2017|
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Response from Joiceynufc | Reviewed this property |
You will have to contact the owners as we visited as a party of adults.
How long in advance do I need to make reservations?
19 August 2016|
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Response from Central_Florida_MJH8 | Reviewed this property |
We were able to get in with about one weeks notice. Earlier would be better though.
What is the cost and other details for the camel rides?
16 May 2016|
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Response from Cheryl W | Reviewed this property |
Need to go to their website! It was a trip if a lifetime 😍