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Safaris

Sun Up Cheetah Safari

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  • All ages
  • $99 & up per person
  • Saturdays and select holidays
  • 1 hour
  • Safety/Age Restrictions

    All ages welcome. There is a maximum of 3 children permitted under the age of 16 per adult in a party, proof of age for children may be required. 

    A separate admission ticket or membership is required for Safari Park entry. Ticket booths will not be open at the time of check-in. 

  • Come join us at the Safari Park to see what happens before we open our gates to visitors, and witness the fastest animals on land—doing what they do best! Enjoy a unique and invigorating morning experience full of wonder and wildlife!

    Starting at 8:30 a.m., board a Caravan truck and embark on an early morning drive behind the scenes at the Safari Park. Your guide will share unique stories of conservation as you journey from the Park entrance to our original Cheetah Run area, where you'll have a rare opportunity to see a cheetah run at top speed! Next, you'll return to the Caravan truck and travel the Africa Tram path in a whole new way, gaining insights into wildlife and conservation efforts—in San Diego and around the world.

    *Participants must have admission upon arrival at the Safari Park, as no ticket booths will be open at the start of the program.

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