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Two Tails Ranch

#2 of 8 things to do in Williston Features Animals
18655 NE 81st St, Williston, FL 32696-3906
+1 352-528-6585
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We called and emailed for 2-1/2 days with no response. Left messages twice on cell phone with no... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mike R
Cypress, Texas
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One of the best 3 hours ever spent!

I surprised my daughter with the "Encounter". She was so happy it brought her to tears. I thought... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pittsgrove, New Jersey
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18655 NE 81st St, Williston, FL 32696-3906
+1 352-528-6585
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We called and emailed for 2-1/2 days with no response. Left messages twice on cell phone with no response. Sounds like a good cause but poorly run. Last message 24 hours ago asking for response to confirm. We had over a 2 hour drive one...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 3 days ago

I surprised my daughter with the "Encounter". She was so happy it brought her to tears. I thought it seemed a little pricy when I booked, but it is SO worth it. We learned a lot about the Asian Elephant, feed two of them, ride...More

Thank tfreckles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was interesting to see the elephants and other animals on the ranch and to hear the hour-long informational lecture about elephants and endangered species. I guess I was expecting that we would actually take a tour around the ranch to view the other elephants...More

Thank Marlene K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good about the caring staff and the wonderful animals that are at this very clean, very well kept facility. God bless these people taking care of these wonderful creatures. The intersaction the public has with these giant creatures is unforgettable. I...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a wonderful educational tour concerning Asian elephants. Patricia and her family have been taking care of these majestic animals for over nine generations. She has devoted her life providing for the well-being and preservationof these Beautiful animals. This tour is wonderful for all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I paid for the extreme encounter. In my opinion, it was worth every penny, as it allowed us to get up close and personal with these beautiful creatures. The tour starts with an informational session with Patricia, the owner. She answered all...More

2  Thank zoe g
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Spent an afternoon at Two Tails Ranch last Sunday. Really enjoyed it. Seems like there is good common sense going on there. The animals looked really healthy and content in their homes and with the handlers. The information given was good and they answered everyone's...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Surprised 11 year old grandson who fed an elephant and rode one. Call ahead to book the tour. We drove over an hour from The Villages. I have ridden elephants in Asia and been on Two African safaris but I learned so much about all...More

2  Thank 414Candy49
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Try to sit in the front. The speaker does not have a microphone and it is very difficult to hear if you sit in the back. I was thinking we would walk around and see a variety of elephants, but the whole show is sitting...More

3  Thank didntwant2join
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We visited at the recommendation of a friend. The work that Patty is doing is is truly remarkable. It's truly amazing what she and her family have been able to accomplish. The girls had a great time. It was a pleasure to watch their excitement...More

1  Thank Karen S
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Ashley J
How do you purchase tickets?
7 June 2017|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
You need to make reservations in advance either on their website or by phone. Tickets are purchased right there before the tour with either cash or credit/debit card