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Sydney Taronga Zoo General Entry Ticket

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  • General admission ticket to Sydney Taronga Zoo
  • See more than 350 different animal species from around the world
  • Explore the large grounds with views of Sydney Harbour
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Sydney Taronga Zoo General Entry Ticket
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Sydney Taronga Zoo General Entry Ticket
US$34.99
Overview
Located on shoreline of Sydney Harbour, Sydney Taronga Zoo is home to thousands of fascinating animals, including Australian natives such as the koala, kangaroo and platypus. With your admission ticket, you gain entrance to the zoo along with the Sky Safari cable car, which gives you the chance to look down into the animal enclosures and enjoy sweeping views of Sydney Harbour Bridge and the city skyline. Check the schedule for daily keeper presentations, or book an animal encounter or guided tour (own expense) for a more in-depth experience.
What to Expect
Sydney Taronga Zoo opened in 1916 and has since become a major force for animal care, research and conservation. You can take the ferry from Circular Quay to the zoo, a scenic ride that lasts about 10 minutes and gives you stunning waterside views of the harbor city. Don’t miss a ride on the Sky Safari cable car, which whisks you high above the zoo grounds, giving you a bird’s-eye view of zoo inhabitants like elephants and big apes. It also provides photo ops of Sydney Harbour and the Sydney Opera House.

Your Sydney Taronga Zoo ticket is valid for general admission to the zoo and the Sky Safari, the only cable car in Sydney. Once inside the zoo, proceed around ten themed areas where the animals live in surroundings similar to their natural habitats. Some of the featured themes focus on Wild Australia, the Great Southern Oceans and Wild Asia. During the daily keeper talks, you can witness an in-depth presentations about specific animals such as Tasmanian devils, giraffes, lemurs, little penguins and koalas.

Other optional activities such as animal encounters and guided tours can be booked at your own expense. If you're inspired to try swinging through the trees, Wild Ropes offers a low and high level ropes course for an adrenaline-fueled activity suitable for adults and older kids. You might even spot koalas, kangaroos, wallabies and emus as you make your way through the trees. Education Officers can offer you and your family a learning experience with live animals and plants in their natural environments, and develop an understanding about wildlife of all types.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great Day or Half Day Out

We loved this place and would recommend to all. Lots of different species to see and read about as well as keepers’ talks and shows. We used the iVenture card for access and think this is the most cost effective method. The cable car ride...More

Thank Stu W
Reviewed yesterday
Great day out in Sydney

Enjoy the scenic ferry ride from Circular Quay and arrive early . The zoo opens at 9.30am so you can enjoy the zoo without the crowds. It worth upgrading to an annual pass as you only have to visit twice and its paid for itself-...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 3 days ago
Great day out with the family. Kids big and small with love it!!

The last time I can remember visiting the Taronga Zoo was well over a decade ago, back when I was just a child. My recent trip was with the wife and kids, it was predicted to be a windy day so we decided to drive...More

Thank Kemal S
Reviewed 4 days ago
Great zoo!

Absolutely immense zoo! Nothing like it in the UK (of course haha). We got the ferry from Circular Quay (using an Opal card - bit like London's Oyster card). There is the opportunity to purchase zoo entry tickets before boarding the ferry - we didn't...More

Thank BekLouC
Reviewed 1 week ago
Save your money and go to the Royal Melbourne Zoo

3-8-18 the best part of the day was the Weather and the scenic backdrops from the Giraffes enclosure which had no Giraffes, they had been moved to a lower enclosure. Being cut into the side of a slope/hill the only easy access from the bottom...More

Thank steven m
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