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Address: 3115 Porter Creek Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-9655
Phone Number: +1 707-579-2551
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Escape to Africa by way of Sonoma County…Come discover the Sonoma...

Escape to Africa by way of Sonoma County…Come discover the Sonoma Serengeti. The classic African safari is a trip of a lifetime for intrepid travelers from around the globe - and, it is closer than you think! The entire Safari West experience is a kid-friendly adventure for families to enjoy together. Our tours are designed to educate guests of all ages and we have found that families are truly inspired as they learn from and share with one another. At Safari West we strive to actively promote conservation and environmental education concepts to our guests, whether they are with us for an hour or a week. The whole experience at Safari West is one of building connections and making discoveries; getting back to basics and enjoying the profound simple pleasures of family and nature that are all too often overlooked. If anything is “not to be missed,” it is that sense of serenity one finds while gazing at graceful giraffe nuzzling her newborn or the surge of raw adventure while witnessing an energetic herd of wildebeest galloping across the horizon. Overnight lodging is also available - the true 'glamping' experience!

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Safari West Sonoma Admission and Jeep Tour
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We liked the tour guide, everyone was very informative, and the day was very fun! It was a great way to spend our 25 anniversary weekend! Thank you Safari West!!! We will be back!

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Clayton California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We liked the tour guide, everyone was very informative, and the day was very fun! It was a great way to spend our 25 anniversary weekend! Thank you Safari West!!! We will be back!

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took our college age kids there not knowing what they would think. They had fun and really enjoyed it! Our guide, Alex, was friendly and very informative about everything on the safari. I expected the trucks to drive slowly through all the areas but we actually stopped and spent quite a bit of time in each area, watching the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm thinking back on all of the fun things we did this year, and Safari West was one of the best experiences. So thankful that my sister planned it and treated the whole family!! Best parts: 1) Having the whole jeep for our large group - kids rode on top! 2) Close-ups of all of the animals roaming around. They're... More 

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Silverton, Oregon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We saw lots of exotic animals and the guide was well informed and a good communicator. The BAD: 1. Clearly though, the people selected to ride on top the first third of the trip had by far the better deal. Nothing in the second two thirds of the trip came anywhere close to matching the experience the first group had... More 

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Yuba City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a very fun trip. You go through the large enclosures in a jeep. That takes about an hour to an hour and a half. You also walk around thw and see the smaller animals for about an hour. Overall great experience. I would definately go again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I took my daughters, 5 & 7, to Safari West the day after Thanksgiving. It was wonderful! The guides were very knowledgeable and friendly, the animals were great! It was a very different experience. We rode on the top of the jeep for half the tour and it was amazing to be eye level with giraffes only a few feet... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been to Safari West on multiple occasions and always with children and/or family. It's a local must for schools to take the children for an educational experience. Giraffe, Ostrich, wild cats, zebras and all types of African wildlife. Plan to pay, but it's worth it!

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El Sobrante, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Awesome place and in particularly, my 7 year old loved it. As an adult with said kid, I also enjoyed myself tremendously and will attend next summer with overnight stay.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

an informative and excellent guide, up close encounters with animals while on the safari, an exciting safari ride...great hosts altogether. It was a wonderful afternoon.

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 8 and 6 year old would give this place a "5", they loved the whole thing. We stayed in the yurt, the night before our tour. Yurt - very nicely decorated, great beds, heater, and electric blankets. Downside of November, not able to enjoy the patio or view too much because of cold. Bathroom is NOT heated and was... More 

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