Average time spent – 1-3 hours.
Things to do at the Newquay Zoo review
Newquay zoo is a relatively small zoo in Cornwall. They even offer animal experiences (for an additional cost). The zoo encourages you to take it slow and enjoy watching the animals, they also hold daily talks.
Exhibits include an African Savannah which is home to a variety of animals such as zebra, wildebeest and antelope. There is a Madagascan walkthrough which is home to exotic birds and lemurs. The village farm is popular with families with lots of animals for you to meet including pygmy goats, pigs, rabbits, guinea pigs, ducks and more.
Gems of the jungle is an exhibit showcasing south-east Asian songbirds. This is a walk-in exhibit with free-flying birds. The zoo has over 130 species of animals. Other things to see and do include penguins, a Tropical house, lions, meerkats, red pandas and more. There is even a subtropical garden, a dragon maze and a play area for the kids.
They also offer animal experiences. These include a red panda experience, lion feeding experience, junior zoo keeper, penguin encounter and zoo keeper. The minimum age for most of these experiences is 8 years old.
Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places now require you to pre-book online in advance.
Important Information Newquay Zoo
Eating – There is a cafe and a snack bar serving a range of hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
Facilities in brief – Zoo with a good variety of animals and different themed areas, dragon maze, animal experiences, play area and gardens. There are toilets and places to purchase food and drinks.
Entry price – *Higher priced
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher priced. An adult ticket without donation costs £14.85 and children are £11.15. Children under 3 are free. Family tickets are available and animal experiences have an additional cost.
Opening: Newquay zoo is open all year apart from Christmas day. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.
Dog friendly? Only assistance dogs are permitted
Address: Trenance Gardens, Newquay TR7 2NL, Cornwall, England. Phone: 01637 873342
Category – Zoo – Mostly Outdoors – suitable for all ages
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