monarch butterfly giant armadillo toucan rainforest carousel drusillas park
Days Out

The Rainforest Carousel At Drusillas Park

During the Easter holidays, we visited Drusillas Park as they wanted us to see their latest attraction, the Rainforest Carousel. The Rainforest Carousel is the first of its kind in the UK. You are able to ride on your favourite rainforest animal. There are over 30 animals to choose from.

The Rainforest Carousel At Drusillas Park

The Rainforest Carousel

rainforest carousel sign drusillas park

The Rainforest Carousel is a beautifully decorated and themed carousel.

rainforest carousel design drusillas park
rainforest carousel design drusillas park

You can choose from the following rainforest animals to ride on

  • Squirrel Monkey
  • Turtle
  • Black Jaguar
  • Toucan
  • Anaconda
  • Capybara
  • Scarlet Ibis
  • Orinoco Dolphin
  • Green Iguana
  • Two-toed Sloth
  • Macaw
  • Monarch Butterfly
  • Giant Armadillo
  • Giant Anteater
  • Harpy Eagle
  • Jaguar
  • Black Caiman
rainforest carousel animals drusillas park

The animals are beautifully crafted as you can see from my photos below.

two toed sloth

I love the two-toed sloth.

black caiman squirrel monkey
orinoco dolphin carybara two toed sloth
anaconda

Ethan loves the snake who’s basket also spins as the carousel goes round.

monarch butterfly giant armadillo toucan

The detail of the monarch butterfly was amazing.

jaguar poison dart frog

As was the poison dart frog.

jaguar rainforest
black jaguar

The Rainforest Carousel Ride Information

The carousel is open daily from 11 am. The last ride takes place at 5.45 pm.

No food or drink is permitted on the carousel.

rainforest carousel opening sign drusillas park

Children under the age of five and under 105 cm in height must be accompanied by an adult. The adult must stand on the inside of the animal being ridden. Or they can sit on an adjacent seat.

Children under five years old and children under 105 cm must wear seat-belts when riding on the carousel.

Riders must be able to support themselves and have upper body control.

There is also provision for one visitor in a wheelchair to ride on the carousel.

rainforest carousel information sign drusillas park

The Children Love The Rainforest Carousel

little e macaw rainforest carousel drusillas park

The children loved riding on this carousel. They rode the carousel twice and both times they carefully considered which animal they wanted to ride on.

The Rainforest Carousel At Drusillas Park

The below video shows our time riding on the carousel.

We think this carousel is a lovely addition to the rides available in Drusillas Park. We are sure it will be a hit with everyone that visits.

ethan darren anaconda rainforest carousel drusillas park

DISCLOSURE – We were gifted entrance tickets to Drusillas Park for the purposes of this post and to create our YouTube video. We always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, and experiences.

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