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San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Jambo! A Safari Adventure in San Diego

The San Diego Zoo Safari Park immerses you in an active, hands-on safari experience where herds of animals roam natural habitats in a vast reserve, and the only two platypuses in the US swim and splash. Choose from a variety of exciting safari expeditions by caravan truck, cart, zip line—there's even an overnight option. Everywhere you look, there are amazing views lions lounging in the grasslands, antelope and giraffes mingling, rhinos wallowing in waterholes, storks and cranes on the march, and more. Engage in close encounters with animal ambassadors, explore walking trails that lead to beautiful vistas and endangered species like the Sumatran tiger, and discover the adventure of conservation in action at this leading-edge wildlife park.

Neighborhood: North Inland

15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, CA 92027-9614

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Contact Info

(619) 718-3000
Toll-Free: (800) 407-9534
events@sandiegozoo.org

Hours

Daily: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Extended hours during summer and holidays.

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Events to check out

Event

Elephant Cam

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
May 18 - ongoing

The Safari Park is home to nine African elephants—three adult females, and six calves and sub-adults ranging from 1 to 13 years old. There’s never a dull moment on Elephant Cam, especially...

Event

Platypus Cam

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
May 18 - ongoing

Platypus Cam: Presented by Animal Crossing: New Horizons Game The underwater world of the Safari Park’s platypus pair is as close as your online smartphone or computer. Relax by watching Birra...

Event

Wildlife Safari

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Jul 23, 2020 - ongoing

Take a Wildlife Safari at the Safari Park! This exclusive, one-hour tour takes your own private group on a safari excursion in an open-air truck to see a variety of African wildlife in their savanna...

Types of Events:

  • Corporate Meetings & Receptions
  • Team Building
  • Picnics
  • Weddings & Social
  • Catering

Unique Venues:

  • Hunte Nairobi Pavilion
  • Heart of Africa
  • Mombasa Island Pavilion
  • The Grove

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Historic Landmark
  • Group Seated Capacity: 1,000
  • Group Reception Capacity: 4,000

Types of Events:

  • Corporate Meetings & Receptions
  • Team Building
  • Picnics
  • Weddings & Social
  • Catering

Unique Venues:

  • Hunte Nairobi Pavilion
  • Heart of Africa
  • Mombasa Island Pavilion
  • The Grove

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Historic Landmark
  • Group Seated Capacity: 1,000
  • Group Reception Capacity: 4,000
  • Catering Onsite
  • Meeting Events
  • Buyout
  • Group Travel
  • Outdoor
  • Public Events
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • Kid Camps
  • Parking (RV)

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