Prices for our various on-site tours and Experiences start at $175 for a group of 1 – 4 people.  For any of these, you will have your own private keeper / educator to host your visit, and interaction with some of our ambassadors is a sure bet.

We offer very reasonable pricing for Scouts and Field Trips; see below.

Pricing for school classroom and assemblies, libraries, birthday parties starts at $350 for a one hour presentation with 6 animals.  Mileage fees may apply.

bearcat being fed by guest

Meet and Greet a Cheetah

Animal Experiences

  • Our “Behind the Scenes” tour will introduce you to many of our animal ambassadors from all over the world.  The tour lasts about an hour and is $175 for a group of 1 – 4 people.
  • We offer special encounters with some of our animals:
    • Meet and Greet a Cheetah
    • Meet and Feed a Bearcat
    • Fennec Fox and Friends
    • Wallaby Walkabout
    • Cat Training 101
    • Reptiles from Around the World
    • Brunch with the Beasts
    • “Ultimate Experience” which you can combine many of the experiences listed above
  • All of our special encounters include the “Behind the Scenes” tour where you”ll meet many more of our ambassadors..  See our Interactive Animal Experiences page for current offerings and prices.


Zoo Camps


School Programs and Assemblies

  • Classroom presentations start at $350
  • Library Programs start at $350
  • Assembly presentations start at $375
    • Fees DO NOT include mileage
    • Additional charges will apply for programs after 4:00PM
  • Field Trips – Call for specific pricing and details


Scout Troops

  • On-site scout programs are available for $12/child, with a minimum of 12 children required
  • One adult is free, and additional adults are $20


Birthday Parties

  • Off-site Birthday party fees are $350 and up (Base fee is for up to 24 attendees).
    • Additional fees (starting at $50) will apply for groups of 25 or more & parties starting at 4:00 PM or later.
    • Additional travel fees applied for locations outside North San Diego County.


Special Events

  • Event fees start at $395 for the first hour
  • $275 for each additional hour
  • Fees DO NOT include mileage
  • Additional fees will apply outside of San Diego County or out of State