Our facilitated tours are divided into 2 categories: guided exhibit tours, and exclusive behind-the-scenes tours.

Each are specially designed with a theme in mind. Choose from the following options or contact us personally if you wish to customise your own theme. Whatever the topic, you're bound to be enchanted by our living collection!

Spineless Wonders Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Fragile Forest
Primary
Secondary
1 hr
English
Min 25 people | Max 40 people

Visit the breeding complex of Fragile Forest and discover how we nurture and maintain the lives of butterflies, scorpions, stick insects, and other invertebrates on display. Plus, pet a stick insect and a hissing cockroach if you dare!

Local Schools S$ 11 /person
Public S$ 18 /person

Hamadryas Baboons - Great Rift Valley of Ethiopia Guided Tour

Great Rift Valley of Ethiopia
Pre-school
Primary
Secondary
45 mins
English
Min 25 people (1 group) | Max 75 people (3 groups of 25)

This tour is a great way to introduce children to the concept of group interaction. Observe a troop of over 50 hamadryas baboons groom one another, forage together and sometimes squabble with each other over food and mates.  You’ll also encounter black-backed jackals, banded mongooses, and rock hyraxes along the way.

Local Schools S$ 6 /person
Public S$ 8 /person

Animals in the Pink Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Wildlife Nutrition Centre and Wildlife Healthcare & Research Centre
Primary
Secondary
1 hr 30 minutes
English
Min 25 people | Max 40 people

Discover what it takes to meet the massive health and nutritional demands of over 10,000 animals at Singapore Zoo, Night Safari and River Safari. In this exclusive tour of our Wildlife Healthcare & Research Centre, learn about the incredible challenges that go into keeping our animals healthy and the extensive variety of food we prepare for our animals. After all, good food and good health go hand in hand!

Local Schools S$ 11 /person
Public S$ 18 /person

Fragile Forest Guided Tour

Fragile Forest
Pre-school
Primary
Secondary
45 mins
English
Min 25 people | Max 75 people

Fragile Forest lets gives you multi-dimensional experience of life in a rainforest ecosystem. Walk amidst fascinating flora and come face to face with lemurs, bats, butterflies, birds, tarantulas, snails, millipedes, etc. This tour also demonstrates the importance of rainforests to our lives, and ways you can help to save them.

Local Schools S$ 6 /person
Public S$ 8 /person

Rainforest Kidzworld Guided Tour

Rainforest Kidzworld
Pre-school
Primary
Secondary
Animal Contact
45 mins
English
Min 25 people | Max 75 people

Meet our resident ponies and falabellas, some of the smallest horses in the world. Learn how our keepers groom them, including giving them regular `pedicure’ sessions. Feed the goats – and be amused by the story of how they accidentally contributed to the discovery of coffee as a beverage. Finally, step back in time at the kampung house to experience life in rustic Singapore – when wild animals like the reticulated python were a common sight in homes!

Local Schools S$ 6 /person
Public S$ 8 /person

Wild Africa Guided Tour

Wild Africa
Pre-school
Primary
Secondary
45 mins
English
Min 25 people | Max 75 people

Meet the world’s fastest and tallest in Wild Africa. Discover how the cheetah is built for speed and why a giraffe’s height isn’t always an advantage. Find out how herbivores stay safe together and how a zebra’s stripes deliver function as well as form. Finally, encounter magnificent white rhinos and learn about the threats they face.

Local Schools S$ 6 /person
Public S$ 8 /person
  1. For school groups only: For every group of 10 paying students, 1 adult is entitled to join the tour for free. The ‘10:1 ratio’ only applies when schools meet the minimum number of people required
  2. Programme prices include 7% GST but exclude Singapore Zoo admission.
  3. Prices and programmes are correct at point of communication and subject to change without prior notice.
  4. Group must still pay for the minimum number of people required even if the actual number falls short.
  5. Programmes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please make your booking at least 1 to 3 months in advance (excluding weekends and public holidays) to avoid disappointment.
  6. Outdoor learning sessions are weather permitting. In the event of wet weather, the Education department reserves the right to replace the affected outdoor programme with an indoor programme at the staff’s discretion