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Self-guided Field Trips

Self-guided Field Trips

 

Choose Your Field Trip Group Type:

San Diego County Schools

Outside San Diego County Schools

Youth Groups and Parent Participation Groups

 

San Diego County Schools

• Accredited public, private, or home school, currently in session

• Pre-K to college

• 15-200 people per group

Fees/Rate Calendar

Admission to the Safari Park is free for all students and up to one adult* for every four students in San Diego County during most of the traditional school year (see Fees/Rate Calendar for dates).

*Discounted rate applies to teachers and chaperones within the assigned 1:10 to 1:4 ratio. Adults exceeding the 1:4 ratio are $15 each, up to a 1:1 ratio. Adults exceeding the 1:1 ratio incur higher fees.

ALL in-county schools and qualified homeschools pay $15 per person* for weekends, holidays, and during winter, spring, and summer school breaks. Before you make a reservation, please check the Fees/Rate Calendar to ensure you are aware of the Safari Park admission rate for your chosen date. Dates and prices are subject to change.

*Discounted rate applies to teachers and chaperones within the assigned 1:10 to 1:1 ratio. Adults exceeding the 1:1 ratio incur higher fees.

Click this link to sign up for a Self-guided Field Trip.

Looking for a unique and up-close experience for your students? Add a guided tour to your visit with one of our world-famous Safari Park Educators! Guided tours include up-close animal encounters. Learn more about upgrading to a Guided Tour.

Click here for answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs).

 

Outside San Diego County Schools and Homeschools

• Accredited public, private, or home school, currently in session

• Pre-K to college

• 15-200 people per group

Fees/Rate Calendar

Out-of-San Diego County schools and qualified homeschool groups receive a reduced admission fee of $15 per student, teacher*, and chaperone*. During October, out-of-county students in grades pre-K–college are admitted free during the week. Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Before you make a reservation, please check the Fees/Rate Calendar to ensure you are aware of the Safari Park admission rate for your chosen date.

*Discounted rate applies to teachers and chaperones within the assigned 1:10 to 1:1 ratio. Adults exceeding 1:1 ratio incur higher fees.

Click this link to sign up for a Self-guided Field Trip

Looking for a unique and up-close experience for your students? Add a guided tour to your visit with one of our world-famous Safari Park Educators! Guided tours include a bus tour, behind-the-scenes visits, and up-close animal encounters. Learn more about upgrading to a Guided Tour.

Click here for answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs).

 

 

Youth Groups and Parent Participation Groups

• Within zip codes 91900-92899

• 15-200 people per group

Fees/Rate Calendar

Youth groups, clubs, and parent participation classes receive a reduced admission fee of $23 per youth and $28 per chaperone. Youth groups can include day care, camps, scouts, after-school programs, YMCA, Boys and Girls Clubs, and organizations that work with individuals with disabilities. Group reservations are required for these rates. Groups without reservations pay regular admission rates.

*Discounted rate applies to adult chaperones within the assigned 1:10 to 1:1 ratio. Adults exceeding ratio incur higher fees.

All other youth groups outside of the 91900-92899 zip code range should contact groupsales@sandiegozoo.org.

Youth group leaders can choose a Safari Park Educator-guided tour that includes an up-close animal encounter or a self-guided field trip for their group as part of a field trip to the Safari Park.

Click this link to register your group for a Self-guided Field Trip.

Looking for a unique and up-close experience for your group? Add a guided tour to your visit with one of our world-famous Safari Park Educators! Guided tours include a bus tour, behind-the-scenes visits, and up-close animal encounters. Learn more about upgrading to a Guided Tour.

Click here for answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs).

 

 Click below to review our calendar for free and fee dates:

In County Schools

Out of County Schools

Youth Groups and Parent Participation Groups

 

For more information, download the Field Trips-Admission Rate Chart 2019-2020.