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Attractions

Skyfari® Aerial Tram

Presented by Alaska Airlines®

Hours: 10 a.m. to close daily; 9 a.m. to close holidays.

Take an airborne shortcut over the treetops to the other end of the Zoo, and enjoy spectacular views of the Zoo and surrounding Balboa Park.

Please note: Wheelchairs and strollers cannot be accommodated; children younger than 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Presented by Alaska Airlines®.
 

While we work hard to provide an exceptional guest experience, occasionally exhibits, tours, restaurants, transportation, entertainment, or other services change or close without notice and without liability, due to refurbishing, capacity, weather, or special events. A daily listing of changes or closures can be found at the main entrance of both parks. Please check upon arrival. 
 

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