The San Diego Zoo, a renowned wildlife sanctuary, houses over 3,500 rare and endangered animals, representing more than 650 species and subspecies. Additionally, it boasts a significant botanical collection, featuring more than 700,000 exotic plants. Situated just north of downtown San Diego in Balboa Park, this remarkable zoo offers a variety of options for visitors.
INSIDE LOOK TOUR Add-On: For those seeking a more immersive experience, there's the option to enhance your visit with the INSIDE LOOK TOUR. To participate, you'll need a 1-Day Pass. This unique tour allows you to explore the zoo via cart and on foot, accompanied by a personal guide. It offers an exclusive 90-minute adventure filled with entertainment and education, making it ideal for family outings. During the tour, you'll gain insights and fascinating information about how the zoo cares for its wildlife, featuring experiences and stories you won't find anywhere else.The world famous San Diego Zoo is a wildlife sanctuary home to more than 3,500 rare and endangered animals representing more than 650 species and subspecies, and a prominent botanical collection with more than 700,000 exotic plants. It is located just north of downtown San Diego in Balboa Park. If you are interested in an INSIDE LOOK ADD ON, please reach out to us so we can help customize this package for your student/family.
Maximum of 2 children per adult; children 15 years old and younger must be accompanied by a paid adult. All tour participants require a ticket, regardless of age.
Educator Package: Includes educational resources, interactive project ideas, trip organization, direct experiential opportunities to help better connect the experience with your students and complimentary chaperone ticket for single admission to the San Diego Zoo, along with a guided bus tour, access to the Kangaroo Express Bus, a ride on the Skyfari Aerial Tram, and participation in all regularly scheduled experiences (subject to availability). These 1-day tickets are valid for any day within one year from the date of purchase. Does not include student ticket.
Student Package: Includes engaging pre and post educational visit activities, trip organization and student ticket for single admission to the San Diego Zoo, along with a guided bus tour, access to the Kangaroo Express Bus, a ride on the Skyfari Aerial Tram, and participation in all regularly scheduled experiences (subject to availability). These 1-day tickets are valid for any day within one year from the date of purchase.
San Diego Zoo
Once you submit an order for tickets with your charter school, they will reach out to us with your request. You will be receiving your e-tickets and educational materials in an email within 1-2 days after we receive that request. Please make sure to check your email spam folder if you don't see your tickets in your inbox by that time. Submitting your order at least 7-14 days prior to your trip date is generally best unless you are trying to book a venue that requires more advanced planning.