Explore one of the city's most famous attractions before it gets busy when you sign up for a Sunrise Surprise Stroll at the San Diego Zoo. Taking place from 7:30 to 9:00 am on select Saturdays and Sundays, this unique event offers a special insider's look at the animals as they wake up.
You'll explore the grounds of the Zoo with experienced educators and learn the latest updates about the animals - all before the gates open to the general public. Go behind the scenes to discover how the Zoo is making history with innovative animal care techniques and species conservation.
Sunrise Surprise Stroll tours last 90 minutes and include breakfast muffins and coffee. Wear comfortable shoes and be prepared to walk up and down the Zoo's natural hills and valleys. Tickets cost $29 per person and do not include admission to the Zoo. Tours take place on the following days:
- March 4, 5, and 25
- April 1, 2, and 29
- May 6, 7, and 27
- June 3, 4, and 24
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