Sarasota Jungle Gardens is one of the oldest attractions in the State of Florida. Sarasota Jungle Gardens has 10 acres of tropical vegetation, winding jungle trails and entertaining, educational bird and reptile shows. Many of the animals at Sarasota Jungle Gardens were rescued from adverse or inhumane conditions, and others were donated by pet owners who could no longer take care of them.
The Gardens has many rare and endangered exotic birds donated by various rescue organizations nationwide. At Sarasota Jungle Gardens you can also visit alligators, crocodiles, snakes, and feed flamingos out of the palm of your hand!
At Sarasota Jungle Gardens, kids will have fun at the just for kids “Kiddie Jungle”. The “Kiddie Jungle” features a tree house, haunted tree, tiger swings, slide and a custom wooden train for children to play on. Birthday parties are a specialty at the gardens as well.
Visitors can enjoy The Flamingo Café which serves delicious sandwiches, ice cream and snacks, or visitors have the option to bring their own picnic and enjoy it in one of the many picnic areas offered by the gardens. Park hours are: 9 a.m. to 5p.m. daily. Visiting Sarasota Jungle Gardens will make your visit to Florida complete!!