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Off-Road Safari at the Werribee Open Range Zoo

by Zoos Victoria Duration 7h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is AU$91
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Prepare for an up-close encounter with the wildlife of the African savannah on this guided, off-road safari through the vast habitat of the Werribee Open Range Zoo. Knobby-kneed giraffes, long-necked ostriches and muddy hippos greet you as you ride through their territory in an open-air vehicle.

Grab a seat on a comfortable safari vehicle and set out into the brush of Werribee Open Range Zoo. Though you're just 30 minutes from Melbourne, it feels like a world apart as you enter into a grasslands habitat filled with animals from the African plains.

A safari guide provides expert narration along the way as you pass rhinoceroses nibbling the grass and roaming herds of black-and-white-striped zebras. Curious giraffes may stick their fuzzy noses into the bus for a closer look, and ostriches might just shake their wings and feathers in an elaborate dance. Hippos swim through a pool as you cross a bridge through the wetlands, and antelope and buffalos dot the landscape.

After your safari winds to a close, spend the rest of the day checking out the keeper talks, demonstrations and other wildlife throughout the park. Lions and meerkats stick close to a watering hole in the arid plains, a silverback lounges in one of the world's largest gorilla habitats and Australian animals from kangaroos to platypuses populate the riverbanks.

Prepare for an up-close encounter with the wildlife of the African savannah on this guided, off-road safari through the vast habitat of the Werribee Open Range Zoo. Knobby-kneed giraffes, long-necked ostriches and muddy hippos greet you as you ride through their territory in an open-air vehicle.

Grab a seat on a comfortable safari vehicle and set out into the brush of Werribee Open Range Zoo. Though you're just 30 minutes from Melbourne, it feels like a world apart as you enter into a grasslands habitat filled with animals from the African plains.

A safari guide provides expert narration along the way as you pass rhinoceroses nibbling the grass and roaming herds of black-and-white-striped zebras. Curious giraffes may stick their fuzzy noses into the bus for a closer look, and ostriches might just shake their wings and feathers in an elaborate dance. Hippos swim through a pool as you cross a bridge through the wetlands, and antelope and buffalos dot the landscape.

After your safari winds to a close, spend the rest of the day checking out the keeper talks, demonstrations and other wildlife throughout the park. Lions and meerkats stick close to a watering hole in the arid plains, a silverback lounges in one of the world's largest gorilla habitats and Australian animals from kangaroos to platypuses populate the riverbanks.

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11:45 AM, Werribee Open Range Zoo Off Road Safari in English

Duration 7h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Live Commentary in English.
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per adult
AU$91

Total price is AU$91, taxes included

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Off-Road Safari at the Werribee Open Range Zoo

Activity Location

Werribee Open Range Zoo

Werribee Open Range Zoo K Road

Werribee South 3030

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Werribee Open Range Zoo K Road

    Werribee South 3030


Highlights

  • Journey through the African savannah in an open-air vehicle

  • Expert guide providing commentary on the animals & habitats

  • Chance to see free-roaming hippos, giraffes, rhinos & zebras

  • Exhibits & displays featuring gorillas, lions & Aussie fauna

  • Interactive & informative keeper-led demonstrations & talks


Inclusions

  • Guided 90-minute off-road safari tour

  • Admission to Werribee Open Range Zoo

  • Keeper-led talks and presentations

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Additional behind-the-scenes visits and special activities


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 7 and younger are not allowed. Children aged 8 and over must be accompanied by an adult with a supervision ratio of 1 adult to 2 children.

  • Maximum group size is 14 people.

  • The zoo's opening hours are 9 AM to 5 PM.


Off-Road Safari at the Werribee Open Range Zoo ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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