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San Diego Zoo

#2 of 430 things to do in San Diego Features Animals
2929 Zoo Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 619-231-0249
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2929 Zoo Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 619-231-0249
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Reviewed November 15, 2015

This is a world class facility that demands a whole day to see. The "Zooper" deal/admission is recommended if you can spend the day there. Enjoyed the 4D experience it is worthwhile. Recommend taking the bus tour in the first part of the day so...More

1  Thank EPedmab
Reviewed November 15, 2015

This was on our must-see list on our SoCal trip and it did not disappoint. The San Diego Zoo is definitely the nicest zoo we've ever visited. The bathrooms were spotless; staff was numerous and eager to answer questions; exhibits and featured animals were colorful...More

Thank luvcivilwarstuff
Reviewed November 15, 2015

Much to see and do, tickets should be good for 2 days, not one..no way you can see the whole Zoo in just one day...just sayin'

Thank timandbenndiasmtg
Reviewed November 15, 2015

By far one of the most complete animal collections I have had the opportunity to enjoy. The Zoo is quite big so make sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothes so you can experience the whole park. There are two bus tour lines that will...More

Thank Dimas R
Reviewed November 15, 2015

Beautiful grounds, it is also a botanic garden I understand, the lines are not that long, and staff are veryhelpful and knowledgeable. Unfortunately, we could not see the baby Panda, as the exhibit was closed on that day...

Thank 18ciprianp
Reviewed November 15, 2015

Best deal in town when you live here is the San Diego Zoo. Sometimes we go just for a few hours, sometimes just to go to Albert's restaurant. Best time is after tourist season.

Thank Klaboda
Reviewed November 15, 2015

If you want to visit a world-class zoo, come to Milwaukee, WI. San Diego gets all the hype - Milwaukee beats it hands down for quantity and diversity of animals

Thank NeilCzarnecki
Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

Wear your best walking shoes as there are of hills to climb. The bus is an excellent choice first. Then walk back to the exhibits where you most want to spend more time. We especially loved watching the keepers wash and groom the elephants feet....More

Thank lindaruc
Reviewed November 15, 2015

This is a great family day foe all ages. The animals are terrific and the staff is very knowledgeable about all the animals.

Thank merlinsmom1
Reviewed November 15, 2015

I have been here twice and have to say it is the best ever!! Great enclosures for the animals and a great day out! Love it!!

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Nicola W
What is the most direct route to get to the panda exhibition from the main entrance?
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Dana S
is it possible to do the safari park and zoo all in one day
April 30, 2017|
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Response from judie g | Reviewed this property |
They are not near each other. We did not go to safari park but you could spend the whole day at the zoo!
What is the entrance fee?
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Debra W | Reviewed this property |
Evelyn is correct, but they do offer a AAA discount.