Our World Famous Zoo

The World-Famous San Diego Zoo is far more than the premier destination for wildlife lovers. The animals 'exhibits are so similar to the animals' native habitats that even the human visitors feel transported into the wild. Come get acquainted with an array of animals, from the King of the Jungle to some of the biggest cats, reptiles, fish, and creepy-crawly insects! The San Diego Zoo is home to over 3,700 rare and endangered animals representing more than 650 species and subspecies, and a prominent botanical collection with more than 700,000 exotic plants. You'll see all your classic favorites, including Monkey Trails, Polar Bear Plunge, Scripps Aviary, Elephant Odyssey, Tiger River, and the popular "Early Morning with Pandas" tour. A classic way to enjoy the Zoo is a narrated tour on a double-decker bus covering about 70% of the zoo. Come see yourself why the San Diego Zoo has a World-Famous reputation! Bus Route 7 and Rapid 215 San Diego Zoo (619) 231-1515