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Safari Zoo, Dalton-in-Furness
(3.8/5 based on 2,400+ reviews on the web)
Billed as one of the best conservation zoos in England, the wild inhabitants of Safari Zoo reside on 6.9 hectares (17 acres) of land designed to help them feel right at home. The highlight is the African section, which is split into different enclosures. A pair of pygmy hippopotamuses and a slue of mandrills occupy one. In another, you'll see white rhinoceroses, baboons, and giraffes. Hundreds of other species populate other enclosures spread throughout the park. Pay a visit to Maki Restaurant for a bite to eat, and grab a seat on the restaurant's deck for a view of the rhinos, giraffes, and baboons. To visit Safari Zoo on your holiday in Dalton-in-Furness, and find out what else Dalton-in-Furness has to offer, use our Dalton-in-Furness vacation builder.
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  • Avoid this place at all costs it needs closing down the enclosures for some of these animals is very below standard every animal I saw looked miserable ! Kids didn't notice much but even still the who...  more »
  • Eventhough the weather wasn't with us the wristbands open up a whole new world of activities - we rode both trains, fed the penguins and the giraffes - both were equally as amazing. We also saw the ja...  more »
  • I can't think of many other places that offer such good value for a day out, £6.00 each was an absolute bargain. We really enjoyed the day although I would echo other reviewer's comments about poor si...  more »