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Address: Whipsnade, Dunstable LU6 2LF, England
Phone Number: +44 1582 872171
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Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: Enjoy an epic day out at the UK's largest Zoo. Set in 600 acres of...
Enjoy an epic day out at the UK's largest Zoo. Set in 600 acres of panoramic scenery and rolling Chiltern Hills, and with over 2,741 unique animals and 193 different species ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is a group adventure you will never forget! See the elephants on their daily walk around the Zoo, view the majestic rhino in their huge paddock, meet our lion pride, spot the cheetahs as they speed by and don't forget to look up our lofty giraffes too!
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ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Whipsnade is definitely one of my favourite days out in the UK. It's huge, there is lots to see and enclosures are huge so you can see the animals in the closest to their natural... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Pleased that we managed a discounted entry - would have been rating this even lower if I'd paid full price. Two of us (senior citizen and wife) on a beautiful sunny day. So we had a lovely day out in fresh air and glorious weather, doing a lot of walking. But. And there were many buts - direction signing in... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Whipsnade is definitely one of my favourite days out in the UK. It's huge, there is lots to see and enclosures are huge so you can see the animals in the closest to their natural habitat possible. Definitely a day out I would recommend to anyone! We went on a Saturday, which is the busiest day to visit places like... More 

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

We have been members for ZSL for a number of years and Whipsnade never grows old. Whether we pop in for an hour or stay all day there is always something new to see. This is about as good as a zoo gets in my opinion, a good balance between animal space and customer walk times. However don't expect everything... More 

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Aylesbury
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Whipsnade Zoo was just as enjoyable this year as it was last year – it’s a good day out, plenty to see and plenty to do – but it all seems to be going a bit … well, Merlin. Let me explain: They’ve got a new entrance building. Gone are the old turnstiles and queuing system – now you enter... More 

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

The children really enjoy a trip to the Zoo and as we are local to Whipsnade, this is our preference. Its pricey to get into however, we didn't find the food expensive once in. They also cater for a good range of food requirements as well... The new Butterfly enclosure is excellent.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Too expensive compared to other zoos or safari. It's big alright and takes more than a day but because of its size you cannot see all animals. Too much walking even if u take your car inside like we did. I would rather travel to a safari park like west midland or longleat. Atleast u will see the Tigers and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Hiya not so much a review but was wondering if any one knows what proof of disability is needed plz x I'm looking to take my family sometime this week and would like to know in advance what is required as proof

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Whipsnade unfortunately doesn't quite know if it's a zoo or a safari park. You access it all on foot but it's acres and acres of land with relatively few animals. All three of our group's children were hot tired and bored long before we'd got our £168 worth for the day. It's also short on loos, cafes and shady places... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Had a really lovely afternoon here. The place is huge and has a good variety of animals in very sizable enclosures. Amazing butterfly house, and an 'in with the lemurs' enclosure were real highlights.

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Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Went here with a friend and both sets of kids for a day out on school holidays. Wasn't too busy which was good and weather was good so most of the animals were out and active. If you plan your day around the feed times/talks you'll get a lot more out of it but will be busier. We took scooters... More 

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Address: Whipsnade, Dunstable LU6 2LF, England
Phone Number: +44 1582 872171
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