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Safari West

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Address: 3115 Porter Creek Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-9655
Phone Number: 707-579-2551
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Escape to Africa by way of Sonoma County…Come discover the Sonoma...

Escape to Africa by way of Sonoma County…Come discover the Sonoma Serengeti. The classic African safari is a trip of a lifetime for intrepid travelers from around the globe - and, it is closer than you think! The entire Safari West experience is a kid-friendly adventure for families to enjoy together. Our tours are designed to educate guests of all ages and we have found that families are truly inspired as they learn from and share with one another. At Safari West we strive to actively promote conservation and environmental education concepts to our guests, whether they are with us for an hour or a week. The whole experience at Safari West is one of building connections and making discoveries; getting back to basics and enjoying the profound simple pleasures of family and nature that are all too often overlooked. If anything is “not to be missed,” it is that sense of serenity one finds while gazing at graceful giraffe nuzzling her newborn or the surge of raw adventure while witnessing an energetic herd of wildebeest galloping across the horizon. Overnight lodging is also available - the true 'glamping' experience!

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Safari West Sonoma Admission and Jeep Tour
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Safari West in Sept

Both the walking tour and Jeep tour were excellent, and despite the tour guide being VERY informative and passionate, it would be great if there was a pamphlet or name plates for... read more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Both the walking tour and Jeep tour were excellent, and despite the tour guide being VERY informative and passionate, it would be great if there was a pamphlet or name plates for each animal to help with the amount of information.

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Roseville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Friendly, knowledgable guides take your group on a Jeep tour through the beautiful preserve. Many animals are living there, such as antelopes, giraffes, rhinos, zebras and Cape buffalo. After the drive, there is a walking tour to view monkeys, tortoise and a cheetah. The tour ends with an enclosed aviary housing various bird species. I thoroughly enjoyed this adventure and... More 

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were delighted with our visit to Safari West. And our guide/driver, Kate, was most pleasant and knowledgable. Congratulations to everyone there for keeping such a wonderful place going.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Definitely staying overnight on the next visit... the ambience of the sounds of the birds and other animals in the evening was so relaxing!

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San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wonderful way to spend a day & night away with wild animals & so close to civilization. Lovely , entertaining staff, excellent accomodations, simple but deliciously prepared dinner with good wine.

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Redwood City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not knowing fully what to expect from the visit we were extremely pleased by the tour. Kids ages 7 and 12 years old learned so much about animals in just a 3 hours time. Definitely worth the time!

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Six of us went to Safari West. My husband and I, my sister, our 14 year old son and 11 year old daughter and our college age niece. We all had a great time! The service and attention we got was excellent. Our tour started off with a half hour or so walking tour; followed by a safari jeep tour... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed the night and had there barbecue dinner. It was good lots to eat. You can buy wine or beer there too. The evenings do get a little chili though. We were glad we had our jackets with us. The tent was great and roomy. We were in tent #19 up the hill. Nice an quite at night. We... More 

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Gilroy, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A long standing preserve of sorts. Calm, well treed, ranch setting - not a concrete zoo. Safari tour loops through the preserve stopping nearest each featured species for focused talk and then moves on.

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Auburn, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unparalleled experience and intimately unique. The staff are professional, courteous, and very knowledgeable.

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