6th October 2020 – Update from Fota Wildlife Park in response to a nationwide move to Level 3
In an ongoing effort to assist in preventing the spread of COVID-19 Fota Wildlife Park is requesting all visitors to strictly follow the guidelines regarding movement within the county (of Cork only) and to follow Fota Wildlife Park’s current opening procedures below.
- Pre-booked online tickets only with allocated timeslots to control capacity (only at www.fotawildlife.ie)
- Follow the one-way route at all times
- Food and beverages are sold on a takeaway basis only
- Masks must be worn when entering the gift shop, and the café and restaurant when ordering food and drinks.
- We are not running feeding times, wildlife talks, playgrounds and tour train as a further measure to optimise social distancing
- The Tropical House and Madagascan Village are currently closed.
- Additional hand sanitisers have been added throughout the Park
- All visitors must practice the public health recommended self-care and social distancing advice including following the latest guidelines on social gatherings outdoors.
- If you have a booking to visit and live outside of County Cork, we would advise that you re-book an alternative date – please call our team at 021 481 2678 for assistance.
- VIP Family or Behind the Scenes bookings: these are running once visitors are based in County Cork and from the same household.