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Caravan Safari

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As we face the ongoing challenges of COVID-19, our team of dedicated specialists continue to care for countless animals and plants that depend on us each and every day.

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Choose Your Caravan Safari:

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Caravan Safari Adventure

Ages 8 and up**
$726 and up (per truck/up to 6 household members)*
2 hours

Private buyout safari available for families with children ages 4 and older. Advance reservation required: Call 619-718-3000.

 

Travel in the back of a covered, open-air safari truck to visit at least two savanna habitats. Get an up-close view of Asian and African birds and mammals!

NOTE: Take a Caravan Safari Adventure before the Park opens! Offered on select dates at 8:45 a.m. Please check availability.

Caravan Safari Twilight

Ages 8 and up**
$121 and up*
2 hours

Temporarily Unavailable — Please call 619-718-3000 for private safaris that are operating.

 

Travel in the back of a covered, open-air safari truck at the end of the day to visit at least two field enclosures. Observe Asian and African birds and mammals! This later tour offers unique possibilities for increased animal activity, cooler temperatures, and early evening light and views. Offered select months.

To reserve, look for Caravan Safari – Twilight. 

NOTE: Animal interactions and feeding opportunities while on a Caravan Safari Twilight are subject to each animal's disposition and accessibility at the time of the tour.

Greater one-horned Indian rhinos in field.

Caravan Safari Deluxe

Ages 8 and up**
$169 and up*
3.5 hours

Temporarily Unavailable — Please call 619-718-3000 for private safaris that are operating.

 

For our more adventurous safari enthusiasts, enhance your safari experience by spending more time with the animals! Travel in the back of a covered, open-air safari truck to several field enclosures. Get an up-close view of Asian and African birds and mammals!

NOTE:  Animal interactions and feeding opportunities while on a Caravan Safari Deluxe are subject to each animal's disposition and accessibility at the time of the tour. 

Group of three ostriches looking at viewer.

Kids' Caravan Adventure

Ages 6 and up**
$121 and up*
2 hours

Temporarily Unavailable — Please call 619-718-3000 for private safaris that are operating.

 

Calling all superheroes! Animals have some incredible super powers that help them survive—and YOU can be a superhero for wildlife!

This special tour experience—designed for children ages 6 and up, and their families—will help kids graduate from Wildlife Hero Academy and learn about our animal superheroes, and how they can make a difference for them. Participants will board a Caravan Safari truck to visit animals that live in our expansive South Africa and East Africa savanna habitats and play games to earn a Wildlife Hero badge! 

Offered Saturdays and Sundays, year round.

NOTE: Animal interactions and feeding opportunities while on a Kids' Caravan Adventure are subject to each animal's disposition and accessibility at the time of the tour.

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