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Dunstable: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Full-Day Entrance Ticket

4.5 / 5

88 reviews

Activity provider: ZSL London Zoo

Dunstable: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Full-Day Entrance Ticket

Activity provider: ZSL London Zoo
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From US$ 32.33 per person

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See elephants, giraffes, lions, and more in the lovely setting of England’s Chiltern Hills with an entrance ticket to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. Enjoy a perfect day out with your family on a full-day tour.

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  • Spend the day at the UK's biggest zoo, set in 600 acres of parkland on the Chiltern Hills
  • Get up close and personal to the majestic rhino in their huge paddock
  • Meet a pride of African lions and hear their iconic roar
  • Enjoy daily talks and demonstrations from zookeepers, all included in the price
  • Let the kids’ imaginations run wild with 7,800 square meters of themed play area
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Enjoy a family day out to discover over 10,000 animals, including lions, tigers, rhinos, elephants, zebra, hippos, and giraffes. See moose, European bison, and lynx, animals once commonplace in Britain.

Visit lions, tigers, rhinos, elephants, zebra, hippos, and giraffes in their large outdoor enclosures. Don't miss the rockhopper and African black-footed residents of the penguin pool, with its surrounding countryside views.

Next, discover new depths as you delve deeper into the fascinating underwater worlds of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's Aquarium. Learn about endangered fish and the zoo's conservation efforts. Then, bask in the tropical temperatures of the Butterfly House, surrounded by hundreds of colorful butterflies.

When your kids need to burn off some energy, check out the new Hullabazoo outdoor play area, which opened in 2021. Let their imaginations run wild as they explore the over 7,800 m² themed play area, including bridges, swings, climbing frames, tunnels, sand play, mini safari jeep, and so much more.

  • Entrance ticket to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
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Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable, Bedfordshire LU6 2LF

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Important information

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  •  ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is open every day of the year except Christmas Day
  • Last admission is 1 hour before the advertised closing time
  •  Children under 16 years old will not be admitted without an adult
  • No dogs are allowed on ZSL Whipsnade Zoo premises
  •  Bicycles and motor bikes are not allowed on the zoo premises
  • Barbecues are not permitted
  •  Roller-skates, rollerblades, and skateboards are not allowed on the zoo premises
  •  Children's scooters are permitted under the supervision of an adult
  • Founded in 1826, the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) is an international scientific, conservation and educational charity whose mission is to promote and achieve the worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 88 reviews

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I bought my Granddaughter a voucher to feed the Giraffes for her Birthday. It was well worth it! The keepers were very informative and clearly they enjoy their job. Whipsnade is lovely because it is so spread out. The enclosures for the animals are all well thought out and very clean. The only downfall is too many cars driving around. It's not a Safari Park. Walking around is the fun part.

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July 27, 2022

Plenty to see in nice surroundings

All types of animals on view, we saw most of them. Nice encloses plenty of space for the animals. My father needs a wheelchair to get around but there could be some improvement to some areas. Plenty of occasional seating throughout site along with `guides ` in various areas to assist (Nice touch!)

September 20, 2019

Brilliant day out for children and adults

Such a lovely place, plenty of space for the animals to roam and you see so much throughout the day. Food is a bit highly priced but no reason you can’t take a picnic and sit by any number of the animal enclosures. Aquarium still needs work but the butterfly house on the other side slightly makes up for it. Wether you are a child or an adult there is plenty too see and do but be prepared for a long day walking I didn’t realise it was nearly 10 miles in total!

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September 3, 2019

Product ID: 49690