Explore Zoo World in Panama City Beach

Incredible emerald waters, white sandy beaches, gorgeous weather, what more could you possibly want in a vacation spot? Here in Panama City Beach, we are known for having all these things and so much more. Our beaches are award-winning, our food is widely discussed, and the accommodations that you can choose from will blow you away. Some of our Panama City Beach condos are so luxurious that you may never want to leave. 

In Panama City Beach you are able to take part in a bunch of activities, but our top suggestion would be to visit Zoo World. You can spend hours here and be absolutely amazed by all of the animals that they have on-site. 

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Zoo World Panama City Beach is an award-winning zoo and wildlife habitat, allowing you to get up close and personal with a wide variety of birds and animals. The kids are sure to absolutely love the opportunity, but the adults will also have an incredible time here as well! They also offer some incredible group rates and even have packages for birthday parties. If you are going to be celebrating a birthday while on vacation then we suggest checking out their rates!


The Panama City Beach zoo has a few different adventure options that you can choose to participate in while you are visiting. 


You can choose a Sloth adventure, giving you up close and personal access to pet a sloth and learn more about these slow moving but majestic animals. 

Or perhaps you are hoping for something a little more adventurous. If that is the case then you can take part in the Allapattah Swamp Alligator Feeding experience. You will be given a bucket of feed and will watch the gators swarm beneath you knowing that you have their next meal in your hands. 


Other adventures include the Giraffe Feeding tower, Lemur experience, Alligator experience (this one allowing you to hold a baby gator), and a budgie bush walk (where you may actually have some of these cute little birds land on you while the feed from seed in your hands). Regardless of what type of adventure you are hoping to have, Zoo World makes many once-in-a-lifetime opportunities a reality. 

Plan Your Next Visit

Our wide selection of incredible Panama City Beach condo rentals will help get the ball rolling, and then you can start planning out every other aspect of your trip. And we know that vacations are all about enjoying time away with your family, and we believe that all members of your family should be included, which is why we offer pet-friendly condos in Panama City Beach, FL!

Hours & Pricing


The zoo is open every day of the year, barring Christmas and Thanksgiving day. With such a wide window you are sure to find a day that works perfectly for you. They open daily at 9:30 a.m., and close by 4 p.m. each day. They also suggest booking your adventures ahead of time, with their last adventure experiences being 3:15 p.m.

Even getting here is easy. It is just a single exit off of Us-98 heading east or west. You’ll take FL-30 at Front Beach Rd and take it about six minutes down. The zoo entrance is on the right.

The admission prices are fair, with adults paying 19.95, seniors 18.95, and children 13.95. If your child is under the age of two than their admission is completely free! 

With Zoo World right here in Panama City Beach what more reason do you need to visit? We have everything you could possibly need when it comes to having an incredible vacation.


Pelican Walk Rentals
6905 Thomas Drive
Panama City Beach, FL 32408
(850) 234-8090