Cheetah are the fastest mammals on the planet. Join our majestic females, Qia and Quartz, and their keepers for a leisurely stroll.

This exclusive adventure begins well before Auckland Zoo opens to the public, allowing you to take in the beautiful zoo grounds with one of  Africa’s most endangered big cats, their keepers and your very own guide.  This is truly a unique experience.

Price: $350 for up to two people (incl. Zoo entry)
Friends of the Zoo members receive 20% off with valid I.D.

When: 8am Thursdays, approx. 90 minutes in duration.

All participants must be at least 10 years old and 1.3m in height. Children under 15 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. 


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Watch our cheetah girls take a walk!

Under the watchful eyes of our Carnivore Keepers our cheetah sisters, Qia and Quartz have been patrolling the zoo before opening hours, learning about all of the new sights, smells, and sounds the wider zoo grounds – and their animal inhabitants - have to offer.

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