South Lakes Safari Zoo in Cumbria

If you’re looking for a fun family day out near the Lake District then don’t look any further than the brilliant Cumbria Zoo! Home to over 1,000 rare and endangered animals, such as white rhinos, jaguars and lions, there is plenty of amazing creatures for you to see and learn about at the park! The zoos animals have plenty of room and expert care so you can be sure you’re supporting a zoo that really cares for their animals when you visit.

Where is the South Lakes Safari Zoo?

The South Lakes Safari Zoo, also know as the Cumbria Zoo, is a short drive south of Ulverston just off the A590 and is a great place for a fun family day out!

The safari is not a drive through so you don’t have to worry about your car being scratched, but rather it is a safari in the amount of room the animals have to roam. There are also experiences that let you feed the animals and get up close and personal with some of the most incredible animals in the world and even experience being a keeper! The zoo is perfect for all ages and is one the most interactive zoo  experiences in the country. We are sure you wont be disappointed with a trip to The South Lakes Safari Zoo!

  • Opening times vary throughout the year so make sure to check there opening times online.
  • Prices
    • Prices vary throughout the year also but in August it was £25 for a family so prices are very reasonable to general admission.
    • The animal encounter experiences are different prices so check them out on their website

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