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Heads up!Tickets can be purchased on the day at the entrance. There are online discounts when you pre-book 24 hours before arrival. The Lost World Playbarn requires you to wear (minimum) a sleeved t-shirt (no vest tops), knee length shorts and a pair of socks to ride the slides. Please read the 'What's Open' page for more details about what is available when you visit!

Tunisian Spur Thighed Tortoises

Tunisian Spur Thighed Tortoises

Tunisian Spur Thighed Tortoises are very small with beautiful shells, pale yellow with striking black dots in the centre of the scutes. They have 5 claws on their front feet and 4 claws on their back feet.

The record for the oldest living Tunisian Spur Thighed Tortoise is 165 years

They move quite quickly. I was surprised by that!

Richard, 12

Frequently Asked Questions:

Can I feed the Tunisian Spur Thighed Tortoises? Can I stroke the Tunisian Spur Thighed Tortoises?
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Attraction Rules

  • Knockhatch Adventure Park reserves the right to close an amenity, toilet, ride, kiosk, animal enclosure or show without prior notice for the purposes of maintenance or staff training. Refunds will not be given in these circumstances.