San Diego Zoo and Safari Park
San Diego, California, United States of America
The Zoo, located adjacent to downtown San Diego in Balboa Park, is 100 acres and houses over 800 species from the forests and jungles of the world. The Zoo, along with the Safari Park in Escondido are world-renowned for their conservation efforts.
Visit www.sandiegozoo.org for information on the Zoo and the Safari Park. The Safari Park is located approximately 35 miles northeast of the Zoo, in Escondido. Tickets can be purchased online (San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park share a website).
Don't miss the Photo Caravan at the Safari Park where you can go out into the enclosures in an open bed truck and hand feed Giraffes and Rhinos! The Photo Caravan has a minimum age requirement of 8 years old.