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Cheetah Safari

Witness the fastest land mammal up close and personal doing what it does best: run! Shiley's Cheetah Run, located near Lion Camp, is a unique, jaw-dropping experience for all guests that's included with Park admission. During Shiley's Cheetah Run, the sleek cat races on a straight 330-foot-long track that allows it to really stretch its legs and reach maximum speed of about 70 miles per hour.

Neighborhood: North Inland

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, CA 92027-9614

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Contact Info

619-718-3000

Date & Time

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing

Price

$59 and Up*Admission is separate and required.

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Wind & Water: Sailing in San Diego exhibit

Jan 7 - ongoing

Maritime Museum of San Diego introduces a rare new photographic collection of historic, classic, and wooden yachts racing and sailing in San Diego. The exhibit includes an impressive body of work to amaze and inspire visitors about sailing and San Diego Bay from America’s Cup to historic Museum vessels to traditional wooden boats sailed for recreation on the waterfront. In the new exhibit Wind & Water: Sailing in San Diego, images from international yachting and nautical sport photographer, Bobby Grieser, are paired with photographs from his close sailing and photography master friend Mark Albertazzi.  

 

The exhibit is included with general admission. General admission tickets let visitors explore all ten historic vessels and internal and below deck exhibit experiences. 

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KEEPER FOR A DAY

Feb 25, 2019 - ongoing

What does it take to be a zookeeper at the San Diego Zoo? In this personalized experience, you will learn firsthand from our world-class keepers! Enjoy a brief orientation, put on your Keeper for a Day souvenir T-shirt, and head out to the animal area of your choice to meet your Keeper Guide for the day! You'll spend the next few hours shadowing a keeper as they complete the daily tasks necessary to care for our animals. You may help our keepers prepare diets, rake and clean exhibits, or create enrichment items.

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EXCLUSIVE VIP EXPERIENCE

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing

The Exclusive VIP Experience is the ultimate way to experience the San Diego Zoo! Our team of professionals will customize your visit to suit your needs and interests. Looking for a journey to some of the most exclusive areas of the most famous zoo in the world? Like to get up close and personal with animal ambassadors? The Exclusive VIP Experience is your key to off-exhibit areas, animal interactions, and the very best in personalized service. Spend up to five hours exploring the Zoo with your own personal tour guide. Have more time? Spend your entire day with us (up to eight hours)! Each Exclusive VIP Experience is tailored to your interests and includes a sit-down lunch at a Zoo restaurant. All Exclusive VIP Experiences are customized to your specifications.

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Cart Safari

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing

Travel by cart with a knowledgeable guide, who will enlighten you about the Park's inside story and answer any questions you may have about our animals. This personalized tour will allow you great photo stops and a unique opportunity to watch one of our African animals receive a tasty treat.

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Events

Wind & Water: Sailing in San Diego exhibit

Jan 7 - ongoing
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KEEPER FOR A DAY

Feb 25, 2019 - ongoing
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EXCLUSIVE VIP EXPERIENCE

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing
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Cart Safari

Feb 26, 2019 - ongoing
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