Please note: All non-member Zoo tickets must be pre-purchased online or at the onsite kiosks.
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Private Safari Tours

Book A Great Adventure Aboard A Private Tour

The Private Safari tour is the most comfortable and exclusive way to take in the sights and sounds of the Zoo. Your tour  includes admission to the park, a personal guide, and a private shuttle. Private Safari tours stop at every major habitat and your tour guide will lead you throughout the park, weaving animal facts, park history, and more into a fun and engaging two-hour safari that you’ll remember for a lifetime.

Tour Requirements

Must have a minimum of two guests in your party.

Private Safari Tours must be booked in advance.

Advanced reservations are required.

June 1 - September 30: Tours depart at 8:00am.

October 1 - May 31: Tours depart at 9:00am.

To book your tour or learn more, contact group sales at (760) 346-5694 or email

Booking and Cancellation Policy for Private Safari Tours: Giraffe feeding included in Private Safari tour price (2-6 people only), but available as an add-on for Private Group Safari Tours. Tours must be booked at least 48-hours ahead of desired date and subject to availability. Tours begin at 9 am daily, October to May, and 8 am daily, June to September. Payment is due at the time of booking. If you need to cancel your tour, we ask that you do so at least seven days before your scheduled tour in order to receive a full refund. If you cancel within 7 days of your tour it is non-refundable.

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