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Santa Barbara Zoo General Admission

Santa Barbara Zoo

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Experience the Santa Barbara Zoo and learn about its living treasures, conservation efforts, high quality animal care, in a two to three hour experience suited for all ages. While in the park take advantage of other attractions such as our live stage shows, a five star high-tech dinosaur puppets, including Duncan the T. Rex and his friends, or Tiny the storytelling grizzly bear. Guests can also hand-feed the giraffes, ride the Zoo Train, pan for gems at Tiny’s Mining Camp, or Climb for Condors on a 26’ rock wall. Food is available at two restaurants and there’s shopping for souvenirs at the Zoo Gift Shop and the Explore Store.

What You'll Get

Visit: Santa Barbara Zoo, 500 Ninos Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3798

Known as “one of the world’s most beautiful zoos,” the Santa Barbara Zoo is located on 30 acres of botanic gardens and is home to nearly 500 individual animals. The giraffes have a view of beach volleyball, due to its location on a hill overlooking popular East Beach, as well as the Pacific Ocean, Channel Islands, Santa Ynez Mountains, and city of Santa Barbara. It is accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA), representing the highest level of animal care, and participates in AZA endangered species programs for Asian Elephant, Amur Leopard, and Western Lowland Gorilla, among others. California Trails exhibit features endangered or threatened animals from the Golden State, including rare California Condors, Channel Island Foxes, and Desert Tortoises. African species include Lions, Masai Giraffes, Slender-Tailed Meerkats, and Western Lowland Gorillas. Asian Small-Clawed Otters, Giant Anteaters, Golden Lion Tamarins, and both Amur and Snow Leopards are visitor favorites. Bird fans flock to see the zoo’s Humboldt Penguins, Chilean Flamingos, and two walk-through aviaries.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code: Family friendly, shoes, shirts, pants/short .
  • Children under 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
  • Entry/Admission - Santa Barbara Zoo

  • Parking is $11.00 per visit. Parking lot closes daily at 6:00 p.m.
  • Food and drinks, alcoholic beverages available for purchase.

Departure Point
Santa Barbara Zoo

Departure Time
8/2/2018 - 9/10/2020Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

1 to 3 hours

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Santa Barbara Zoo in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates.
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  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.