Dine With Giraffes In Kenya
Looking for a unique animal encounter, head to Giraffe Manor in Kenya. Just be sure to book early since rooms sell out fast!
Swim With the Pigs In The Bahamas
Exuma island in the Bahamas is where you need to be if swimming with pigs is on your travel bucket list.
Hug Jaguars In Honduras
Want to make some new furry friends? Take a trip to the private island of Little French Key in Roatán, Honduras.
Go Llama Loving In Peru
Take a trip to Rainbow Mountain, Peru to spend time with llamas. Did you know llamas were related to camels?
Cool Out With Elephants
Traveler @iamnursemo got up close and personal with elephants in Kenya, but you can see these majestic creatures in a few countries including Thailand and Namibia.
Explore the Pyramids With Camels in Egypt
Camels and pyramids are part of a classic trip to Egypt.
Chill With Penguins In South Africa
Take a walk on the wild side with a colony of penguins in Cape Town, South Africa near Simon’s Town.
Pucker Up With Seals In Dominican Republic
Nothing like a juicy kiss in the Dominican Republic. You can also have a seal of a time at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas.
Get Cozy With Elephants In Thailand
Thailand often gets a bad rap when it comes to animal experiences, especially with tigers and elephants. Next time you’re visiting the country, skip riding the elephants and instead, go to animal sanctuaries like Elephant Jungle Sanctuary.
Dine With Ostrich Foodies In Curacao
@ashhnyc made new ostrich friends in Curaçao, but you can see them in South Africa too.
Watch Goats Get Crafty In Morocco
Go to Essaouira, Morocco to witness goats climbing Argan trees, which are native to the country. Fun fact: the traditional method of making argan oil involves collecting and processing the undigested seeds from the goats’ poop.
Swim With Turtles in Tanzania
Head to Mnarani Marine Turtle Conservation Pond in Nungwi, Zanzibar to check swimming with turtles off your bucket list.
Earn Your Stripes With the Zebras In Zambia
Just want to blend in during your trip to Zambia? The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls has got you covered.
Hang With Lions In Senegal
Walk with the kings and queens of the animal kingdom in Senegal. Head over to Kenya, South Africa or Tanzania as well to walk alongside greatness.
Make New Friends in Namibia
Giraffe Manor in Kenya isn’t the only place to get up close and personal with these sky-high animals. The Windhoek Game Camp in Windhoek, Namibia has giraffes roaming freely on and around the property. If you’re lucky, one might pop its head in to give you a morning wake up call.