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Adelaide Monarto Zoo

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Giraffe Safari and a day at Monarto Zoo
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Giraffe Safari and a day at Monarto Zoo
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“wild animals”(3 reviews)
“hop on hop”(3 reviews)
“open range”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
3401 Old Princes Hwy, Monarto, South Australia 5254, Australia
+61 8 8534 4100
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had high expectations for our visit to the zoo. If you have traveled then this zoo won’t really end up on your top 5. To its credit the staff are friendly, especially as they greet you on arrival and help you to plan your...More

Thank Kellbells4
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Which means standing in a queue for an hour. Really not a queue, one sentry is left to scan for the next bus then 20 kids descend from the playground and you realise you’re not getting on this bus either.

Thank JohnR9620
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We loved this trip to the zoo. It’s not your regular zoo either. Lots of wide open spaces, walking tracks and a bus ride that gets you up close to the incredible variety of animals. Not for profit and great volunteers who make the experience...More

Thank TanyaB72
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This was our first visit to Monarto Zoo but won't be our last. Unfortunately hot for the animals, many resting under the shade. We did get to experience seeing them in the open, given a great tour by the guides there. A full days activities...More

Thank Obanini1
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Took my husband here for his birthday. Purchased the Feeding The Lions adventure, and wow it was an amazing experience. We were so close to these massive, majestic beasts. The keepers & volunteers were generous with their time & the information they shared. Well worth...More

Thank frazzled_mumma
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Monarto Zoo is a must for anyone who likes to see animals roaming free. At the end of a five to 10 minute drive from the entrance gate is the main reception, cafe & shop. Use the on-site buses to travel around the zoo through...More

Thank lenpotts
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This was my 3rd visit to Monarto and I can't recommend it enough. The entire team from the front gate to the tour guides to Marissa and the team in the cafe are just exceptional and you can tell they genuinely enjoy working there, even...More

Thank BulldogCentral
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

If you want the closest to a South African safari you’re gonna get, give Monarto a try. Once inside, there are multiple free buses which take you on guided tours of the various animals, including giraffe, lions, cheetahs, rhino and more. The tour guides are...More

Thank Jones M
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I’m a big fan of this open range zoo. couple of things that could improve zoo though: a huge reptile house or insect house would be great. The buses should have open windows like werribee zoo as you find it hard to see sometimes. TIP:...More

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 17 November 2017

A great days outing to be had. Visit the wild animals with in the safety of a guided bus tour. With the ability of getting off at several attractions to listen to the keepers talks and seeing the animals being feed. Bring your own food...More

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