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Big Cat Rescue

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12802 Easy St, Tampa, FL 33625-3702
+1 813-920-4130
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We had booked a private tour on one of the wettest days of the year . The cats were not amused... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
suziewong101
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Awesome and Rewarding

Went on the guided 90min and it was amazing! It's an active moving but plenty of time is allowed... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tyler L
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Do you see yourself looking over the vast Serengeti plains, searching the horizon for a glimpse of a pride of Lions, or a Leopard lounging in the trees? Do you imagine yourself in India, riding an elephant through the high grass with your eyes peeled for the elusive Tiger? Have you ever thought how great it would be to hike through the rainforest, listening to the tropical birds, ever on the lookout for a Leopard or an Ocelot high in the canopy? Have you ever been to the zoo and wanted to be closer to the exotic cats; so close you could almost touch them? You don't have to spend tens of thousands of dollars to make these dreams come true. The world's largest accredited big cat rescue facility is right here in Tampa, Florida at Big Cat Rescue.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“their lives” (79 reviews)
“day tour” (55 reviews)
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12802 Easy St, Tampa, FL 33625-3702
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+1 813-920-4130
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"feeding tour"
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"their lives"
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"day tour"
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"keeper tour"
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"these beautiful creatures"
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"regular tour"
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"sad stories"
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"large enclosures"
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"gift shop"
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"money goes"
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"private tour"
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"non profit"
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"wild animals"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had booked a private tour on one of the wettest days of the year . The cats were not amused ! The guide offered to reschedule but that wasn’t possible for us so they offered to ‘give it a try’. Several cats came out...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went on the guided 90min and it was amazing! It's an active moving but plenty of time is allowed for pictures. Those who complain about that might be better suited to visit a zoo. They are not exaggerating when they say this is a retirement...More

Thank Tyler L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I visited last week on vacation, and we were very surprised in the experience. This location specializes in providing the best care for wild animals. They are very professional in what they do, and they take great care to maintain the animal’s...More

Thank K L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best and relaxing way to spend a morning with these beautiful rescues and informative volunteers. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My dream to visit BCR finally came true and it was truly amazing! I did the Keeper, Feeding, private and day tours. Each one was great and a different experience. Not only are the grounds beautiful, the staff and volunteers so nice, knowledgeable and hard...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the feeding tour, and the tour guide and keeper were very knowledgeable, professional, and friendly. The cats are beautiful, even if some of the stories of how they got there are sad, they are definitely better off here and seem to be doing well....More

Thank Jennifer H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an eXceptional place. We were here on our honeymoon to tampa and this place was a must see on both of our trip advisor pages. We were late arriving and the volunteers immediately showed us where to go and then waited for us...More

Thank debtodd15
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rainbow1poole
30 April 2018|
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Response from smg12657 | Reviewed this property |
The one we like the best is the 9 AM Sat feeders tour. You get to see all the cats awake, looking to be fed and watching the caretakers feed them. It really is awesome.
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Aimee G
29 April 2018|
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Response from Patricia M | Reviewed this property |
Sandals are ok. Insects arent bad right now but bring repellant just in case. Bring sunscreen and hat.
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Pat969
3 April 2018|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
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