10 Tips for Visiting the San Diego Zoo
Check the schedule on the app or printed map for talks and animal feedings.
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Arrive early when most animals are active and eating.
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Take the guided bus tour first to get the lay of the land.
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What you'll need
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Make time for the Skyfari Tram.
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Use the free Kangaroo Express bus to get around.
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Attend at least one Keeper Talk.
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Plan to eat and drink (craft beer, fish tacos, more).
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Save the aviaries for the hottest part of the day.
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Visit on weekdays to avoid crowds. Midday is the busiest time.
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Every dollar you spend at the Zoo goes to the animals and conservation initiatives worldwide.
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