Keeper for a day

Do you love wild animals or would you just like to enjoy a really unusual and amazing activity? Le PAL has JUST the solution for you! On your own or with someone else, come and be a Keeper for a Day. If you come as a group of between 3 and 10 people and you’d like to share an unforgettable experience together, then find out about VIP at the Zoo. These two activities will take you to the heart of the world of the animal carer and you’ll be behind the scenes, discovering all sorts of secrets and stories that everyone will love!

 

KEEPER FOR A DAY

How about turning your dream of being an animal keeper into reality, and looking after some wild and exotic species? Then come and enjoy an unforgettable experience with a keeper at the park! Get behind the scenes at Le PAL and discover all sorts of secrets. Alongside an animal keeper specialising in your chosen field, you’ll really get a feeling for his or her day-to-day work. Putting together their meals, cleaning and maintaining the animals’ enclosures, observing them, getting behind the scenes, talking to other keepers; see Le PAL from a whole new angle with Keeper for a Day. Throughout the activity, keeper apprentices are in contact with the animals, and always protected.

An unforgettable 3 hour activity costing €120 PER PERSON (entry to park not included and some of this amount goes to the Fondation Le PAL Nature)

Dive headlong into the fascinating world of the animal keeper!

 

Choose from 7 activities: 

  • Sea creatures: sea lions, seals, otters and penguins
  • Carnivores*: Asiatic lions, Sumatran tigers, north-western wolves, meerkats and red pandas
  • Asian elephants
  • Icons*: hippopotami, giraffes, Asiatic lions, Asian elephants (non-exhaustive list)
  • Falconry: eagles, vultures, owls and parrots
  • Herbivores*: giraffes, hippopotami, bush pigs and wallabies
  • Primates: chimpanzees, Lar gibbons, lemurs and geladas

*activities available in October, for Lodges only 

 

What is included in the price?

 

Are these activities available throughout the year?

  • All activities are available from April to September, every day when the park is open during the 2019 season.
  • The “sea creatures” activity is not available during August. 
  • Activities with * are also available during October, but only for people who have booked Lodges. 

 

What conditions are required for this activity? 

  • You must be 10 years old or over
  • 10 and 11 year olds must be accompanied by adults, for whom there is a charge of €80
  • 2 people may take part in the same activity as long as one of them is 16 years old or over
  • The activity may be available for 2 people
  • For disabled visitors, the “Icons” Keeper for a Day is the only option available and they must be accompanied. Please indicate your disability at the end of the “Registration request form” in the “comments” section
  • For people who have booked Lodges, please provide your booking number or dates of stay at the end of the “Registration request form” in the “Comments” section.

 

How do I pay for my activity?

  • By cheque or bank transfer

 

How do I book?

  • Registration requests can only be made using the online form.
  • This form is not a booking.
  • If you wish to make a booking request for more than one person and for different activities, complete one form only and leave a comment including the number of people and the activities you want.
  • Requests are processed in the order in which they arrive and within 1 month.
  • You will be contacted by TELEPHONE to process your booking, subject to availability.
  • Please make sure you provide your telephone number so that we can contact you.

 

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VIP AT THE ZOO

For groups of 3 to 10 people and if you would like to get behind the scenes with the chimpanzees, elephants and birds, then the VIP at the Zoo activity is the one for you! Get right up close to the animals and get involved in cleaning their enclosures and feeding them. A fantastic activity to enjoy with your family or friends.

A wonderful activity lasting 1½ hours at €45 PER PERSON (entry to park not included and some of this amount goes to the Fondation Le PAL Nature)

See behind the scenes and discover what it’s like to be an animal keeper!

 

What is included in the price?

 

Is this activity available all year?

  •     This activity is available from April to September, every opening day of the 2019 season.

 

What conditions are required for this activity?

  • Groups of 3 to 10 people only
  • Minimum age: 7
  • Minimum 1 adult
  • For people who have booked Lodges, please provide your booking number or dates of stay at the end of the “Registration request form” in the “Comments” section

 

How do I pay for my activity?

  • By cheque or bank transfer

 

How do I book?

  • Registration requests can only be made using the online form.
  • This form is not a booking. Please indicate the number of participants at the end of the “Registration request form” in the “Comments” section
  • Requests are processed in the order in which they arrive and within 1 month.
  • You will be contacted by TELEPHONE to process your booking, subject to availability.
  • Please make sure you provide your telephone number so that we can contact you.

 

FILLING IN THE FORM