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African Lion Safari

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Address: 1386 Cooper Road, Hamilton, Ontario N1R 5S2, Canada
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+1 519-623-2620
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10:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:30
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Go "On Safari!" and get CLOSER than you ever imagined to over...

Go "On Safari!" and get CLOSER than you ever imagined to over 1,000 exotic birds and animals that roam free in seven large Game Reserves! Your full day of family adventure begins as you set out on a "trek" along 9km of Safari Trail in your own vehicle or aboard a guided, air-conditioned Safari Tour Bus. See a pride of majestic lions, graceful giraffe, a crash of rhino, and many more animals from around the world! After your "safari" through the Game Reserves, set out on a walking tour of the grounds and enjoy exciting bird and animal presentations featuring Parrot Paradise, Birds of Prey Flying Demonstration and Elephant Round-Up. Enjoy the daily Elephant Swim, Pets' Corner, "Nature boy" scenic railway, "African Queen" boat cruise, Discovery Centre and Jungle Playground Areas. Cool off in the newly-expanded Misumu Bay Wet Play interactive water adventure zone where kids can stroll through sprinklers, spouts and stream jets, trek under rain trees and tumble buckets, and interact with gadgets, gizmos and geysers! Open daily from May 7 to October 10, 2016

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SO MUCH FUN

My boyfriend and I took a day trip to Hamilton for this place alone. It is expensive to get in, but we spent the entire day there. We got to the park just in time to see the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I took a day trip to Hamilton for this place alone. It is expensive to get in, but we spent the entire day there. We got to the park just in time to see the elephants walk with trunks tied to the lake to play in the water. It was incredible to see them so close up.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My children are young and they really enjoy going here. The animals and well lookong after. The splash/water area is amazing.

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Stoney Creek
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with two teens and loved it. Great day spent learning about animals. Safari was awesome and would recommend you get in for one last safari just before they close for the night--it was only us and about 10 cars and we got a lot closer to the animals. We also noticed they were more active then.

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Thank Julie V
Hamilton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for families with children and elderly alike. It is wheel chair accessible. The variety of shows make it easy for children of all ages to find something fun to do. The water park is a hit for small and older kids alike. The food can be a bit expensive, but you can pack your own... More 

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Stratford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living in the area, I think we take ALS for granted as most of us went there all the time as kids. Now as a parent we went and it's amazing at all the different improvements they've made over the years. They have an awesome splash pad for young kids where you can kill an hour in those hot summer... More 

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Thank Mike R
Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though it's been awhile since I have been there...I desperately want to find a way to go back!!! I love the animal watching from the car. Especially the monkeys on your car and the giraffes coming up and pretty much licking you. LOL Awesome memories for a child's delightful day.

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Thank kafkabul
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great place for kids to learn and see different animal in person and up close plus there are other actives other than animal spotting

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Thank O L
Hamilton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

African lion safari is great to visit at the right time, when we visited the big animals were mostly asleep, and monkeys attacked the car lol.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

So much to do and see. They are always improving and offering new and exciting things to do for the whole family. It's definitely a full day visit and you won't be disappointed!

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Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Lots to do with the kids..they always love coming! We visit a few times a year! Water area to keep your kids cool on those hot days! And of course you can't forget the animals..the monkeys are a family favourite!

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