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San Diego Zoo

Animal Exhibits, Guided Tours, And Kids Programs

Pay a visit to the world-renowned San Diego Zoo for a closer look at fascinating wildlife, which includes a myriad of rare and endangered species. Sign up for the VIP Experience and let your tour guide make the experience a bit more insightful, as you explore the exhibits and learn about some of the most extraordinary animals from around the world.

Take a stroll through the zoo with experienced educators or join our cheetah trainers and watch the cats run and play. When you feel like taking a break, you can enjoy some retail therapy or grab a bite from one of the restaurants located within the zoo premises.
San Diego Zoo
2920 Zoo Drive, San Diego, California, 92101
Distance from Hotel: 11.8 miles

Hours & Prices


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Events & Activities


  • Inside Look Tours
  • Animals in Action Experience
  • Early Morning Photo Expedition


  • Tours
  • Animal Exhibits
  • Dining
  • Shopping
  • Kids Programs

Does The San Diego Zoo Have Parking?

Visitors to San Diego Zoo can enjoy the convenience of free parking at the parking lot in front of the Zoo, which is owned and operated by the City of San Diego. However, the privately-owned parking lot at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park has a fee.

Can I Bring My Pet To San Diego Zoo?

Home to numerous rare and endangered animals, the San Diego Zoo is considered to be a quarantined facility. So pets, comfort animals, and emotional support animals are not allowed inside the Zoo or Safari Park. You can get in touch with the team at San Diego Zoo if you require kennel service during your visit.