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San Diego Zoo, California

 
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MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh General travel tip
added on the 26th of January, 2010
The huge area of the San Diego Zoo offers children and adults a huge variety of animals. There are frogs and salamanders, eagles, condors and flamingos, bears, antelope and many many more. I think the nicest attraction are the polar bears and the monkeys are always fun to watch.
There are about 4000 different species and if you go there, make sure you go early. It's a huge place, and there is lots and lots to see.

Address:
San Diego Zoo, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Price:
Adults $37
Children $27

Opening Hours:
Winter Hours:
9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Spring Hours:
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Spring Break Hours:
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Spring Hours:
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


How to get there:
Directions from the NORTH (southbound):
From Interstate 5 (Los Angeles and Orange County), take the Pershing Drive exit and follow the signs.
From Interstate 15 (Escondido and Riverside), take State Route 163 south to the Park Blvd./I-5 South exit. Exit at Park Blvd. Turn left on Park Blvd. and head north; Zoo entrance is off Park Blvd. at Zoo Place.
Directions from the SOUTH (northbound):
From Interstate 5 (Mexico), take the State Route 163 north exit, then the Zoo/Museums (Richmond Street) exit and follow the signs.

On the web:
http://www.sandiegozoo.com/

 
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erato's picture
erato wrote on Jan 26, 2010 9:14:
Don't forget about those cute Panda Bears.Reply
 
 
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zlori wrote on Jan 26, 2010 9:14:
Are the prices for one day or for a whole weekend? And do they include any guides?Reply
 
 
 
 
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