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Early Morning Cheetah Experience

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THINGS TO DO

UPGRADED EXPERIENCES

Inside Look Tours

A two-hour entertaining and educational adventure offering guided views.

Animals in Action Experience

Bring your camera to this fun and interactive experience, as we bring the animals out to you for an up-close view.

Exclusive VIP Experience

Spend up to eight hours exploring the Zoo with your own personal tour guide.

Discovery Cart Tour

Enjoy a 60-minute guided tour of the Zoo led by one of our knowledgeable guides.

Crazy About Cats

Visit private keeper areas and learn about cats of all sizes.

EARLY MORNING PHOTO EXPEDITION

Take incredible photos on a private cart tour of the Zoo!

NEW

Early Morning Cheetah Experience

Meet our world-famous cheetah trainers, and get an up-close look at one of our cats as they run and play!

Sunrise Surprise Stroll

Walk the grounds with experienced Zoo educators before the Zoo opens for the day.

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DEC 13–JAN 5

JUNGLE BELLS

Presented by California Coast Credit Union
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ZOONOOZ

AN AYE-AYE ADDITION

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GO BEHIND THE SCENES

INSIDE LOOK TOURS

Young brother and sister, mother and father wearing matching San Diego Zoo t-shirts.
SHOPZOO

ZOO FAMILY APPAREL

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Creature Comforts

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