Tours and Field Trips

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Guided Tours

Contact us today to schedule your interactive facility tour that will engage and excite anyone with an interest in animals. Our tours are intimate and educational and packed full with unique animal-encounters only Wild Wonders can offer. Each group is assigned their very own personal tour guide, led by one of our professional biologists and animal trainers. Your guide will introduce you to the wonders of many amazing animals and promises an experience of education and fun you will not forget. All tours take place at our wildlife education and conservation center, located on 5+ acres in Bonsall.

Tour prices are $30 for adults and $15 for children under 17.  Children under 2 are free.  Effective 5/14/2018, there is a minimum $150 fee for all tours.

Field Trips

Want to bring your school group, work colleagues, church, or club to visit Wild Wonders?  We offer field trips for up to 60 people.  The group begins their adventure together on our lawn area where our professional keepers bring some of our animal ambassadors out to meet the group.  Interactions with ambassadors is offered for kids over 5.  After these introductions, large groups will be broken into smaller groups, each of which will have its own guide who will host them around the facility.  The entire experience takes about an hour.

Discounted pricing for adults and children under 17 is based on the number of people in the field trip.  When you make your reservation request, list the approximate size of the group and we will confirm pricing with you.


tourimage2This is a rare and unique opportunity to get up close and personal with binturongs, foxes, kinkajous, pythons and the rest of our animal ambassador family while learning more about the important roles these animals have in the wild!




Our Tours and Field Trips are all behind-the-scenes style guided tours. They last about one hour and include a variety of unique and educational animal interactions and encounters not available at your typical zoo.




Each tour will include photo opportunities and guests will have the opportunity to feed and interact with animals!

Accessibility:  Some of the terrain is hilly, with wooden steps that may be uneven.  The grounds are not stroller-friendly, nor are they walker-friendly.  For guests with accessibility challenges, please note this on the reservation request form, and we can work with you on a plan for a successful visit.  Closed-toed, comfortable walking shoes are recommended, as is bringing water to drink.

Have more questions about your visit?  See our Frequently Asked Questions here.

Please Note: You will NOT be admitted for a tour without a written confirmation from Wild Wonders.

Please try to schedule your tour a minimum of one week in advance.

All Tours and Field Trips follow the same three step process:

  1.  Fill our the reservation request form below.
  2.  You will be contacted to confirm the availability of the time you requested, or we will suggest another time, and confirm pricing for field trips.
  3. For field trips, you will be asked to make a deposit.

Have further questions that haven’t been answered on our FAQ page?  Call us at 760 630 9230.

Please call to confirm your reservation if you haven’t heard from us 72 hours before your tour.



*User agrees to abide by the recommendations listed on the corresponding services page. *All decisions relating to the animals (acceptance of location, group size, etc.) are left to the trainer’s discretion.