Customer update

Following the much welcomed update from the government and an inspection from Central Bedfordshire Council, we are very excited to announce that Woburn Safari Park will re-open daily from 15th June!

Unfortunately, we are still currently unable to open bookings for any of the VIP Experiences. If you would like to find out any more about any of the experiences, please email 


Step into the world of the animals and their keepers as you enjoy an extra special guided tour behind-the-scenes at Woburn Safari Park.

Explore the animal houses, get amazingly close to the wild residents including lions, rhino, bears and more in the process, plus enjoy an extra special photo opportunity with the elephants!

Your Experience includes:

The tour starts with a trip inside the lion house, meeting the pride in their secure overnight pens. Your day includes a close encounter with the rhino herd and an off road tour of the Road Safari with tigers, bears, giraffes and monkeys. 

After lunch you’ll enjoy an elephant demonstration, before your special photo opportunity with one of the herd. Your guide will then complete the tour with a look behind the scenes in the Foot Safari, meeting many wonderful wild residents in the process.

Your day includes a delicious lunch in the Safari Restaurant, with a choice of a hot and cold meal and a drink.

You will also receive a VIP Experience certificate of completion and a copy of the Woburn Safari Park guidebook.




This experience costs £299 per person (for the first two people) and £149 per additional person, (up to max 11 people per booking).

For larger groups; book eight places for only £1,249 (saving £243) or,
11 places for only £1,499 (saving £440). These rates are available when you book by phone; please call 01525 292124 for availability.

All prices shown include VAT.

Availability and Restrictions

Dates are subject to availability and you must be aged 16 years or over on the date of the experience.

Unfortunately the VIP Land Rover vehicles are not wheelchair accessible.


More VIP experiences

Big Cat Breakfast


This breathtaking Big Cat Breakfast experience will take you on a thrilling journey into the lion house to meet and feed the African lions.

Off Road Adventure

Journey off-road through the Safari Reserves in a VIP Land Rover with an experienced guide and get amazingly close to the endangered and exotic animals living at the Park.


Come face-to-face with the female Asian elephants as part of an extra special VIP Elephant Encounter.

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