Thinking about a visit to the UK’s biggest zoo? Well our ZSL Whipsnade Zoo packages provide the perfect break for animal lovers of all ages. They offer the opportunity to get up close to some of the most exotic and endangered animal species in the world and then enjoy a relaxing stay in one of our hotels near Whipsnade Zoo.
On your visit to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo you can come face to face with some amazing wild and wonderful animals including elephants, lions, tigers, rhinos and giraffes. See the animals in their huge outdoor enclosures and wander around the many fantastic animal exhibits. See the beasts that walked our native land in ‘Wild Wild Whipsnade’, see the big cats in ‘Lions of the Serengeti’, meet the chimps in the ‘Chimpanasium’, see the new additions to ‘Cheetah Rock’, and walk onto the lemurs’ island at In with the Lemurs’. Plus learn all about your favourite animals at the daily shows, feeds and demonstrations.
A great day out for all the family, Whipsnade Safari Park offers something for all ages. Plus with an average visit lasting over four hours, our ZSL Whipsnade Zoo breaks are ideal as you can spend as long as you want exploring the acres and acres of zoo and not worry about the journey home, knowing that there is a comfortable hotel room waiting for you close by. We have a great range of hotels near Whipsnade Zoo for you to choose from, where you can relax with your family and friends before or after your brilliant day out.Big fun for little ones at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s family festival. Little ones are invited to have some big fun this summer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s Little Creatures family festival. Designed especially for the under 10s, the fun-filled festival includes space hopper races, giant games, bouncy castle, storytelling, face painting and much more. Running over four days, children can get artsy in the Crafty Critters Zone, colouring in animal masks and creating plasticine friends to take home with them.
Colourful zoo characters will be hosting daily meet and greets, an enchanted journey along the rainbow trail will lead little ones to the Fairy Queen, and Zoogie Woogie’s disco will give them a chance to boogie to their favourite songs.The fun doesn’t stop there, as families can explore Whipsnade’s wonderful world of animals with more than 200 species to see, along with an action packed programme of demonstrations, talks and feeds.
And little ones will have the chance to see some of the Zoo’s very own little ones – including lynx kitten triplets and Scott, Whipsnade’s youngest elephant, before refuelling at an international food festival on the main lawn dishing up mouth watering foods from around the world as well as the best of British.