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Virginia Safari Park

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229 Safari Lane, Natural Bridge, VA 24578
+1 540-291-3205
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Exceeded our expectations!

After hearing about the safari park , my sisters and I planned a trip. There were 10 of us and our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kelly2659
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Federalsburg, MD
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Amazing - best experience

We had the best experience with the whole family. We all LOVED it!!! The animals sticking their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shell12367
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Maryland
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Drive along our 3 mile - 180 Acre natural park, viewing(and feeding) herds of free-roaming animals from your car, such as Antelope, Deer, Elk and Llamas! Walk through the 10-acre Safari Village and see Tigers, Cheetahs, Kangaroos, Primates, Reptiles, a wide variety of birds and much more! Don't forget to feed the giraffe and visit the petting barn! We're located in the Shenandoah Valley, a short day trip from Roanoke, Lynchburg, Staunton, Charlottesville, Richmond, Maryland and DC.
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“wagon ride” (68 reviews)
“bison” (86 reviews)
“feed the animals” (106 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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229 Safari Lane, Natural Bridge, VA 24578
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+1 540-291-3205
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After hearing about the safari park , my sisters and I planned a trip. There were 10 of us and our ages ranged from 6-41, everyone of us enjoyed it. We are already starting to plan a trip back. I would definitely recommend checking it...More

2  Thank kelly2659
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best experience with the whole family. We all LOVED it!!! The animals sticking their heads in your windows and coming up to the car we’re the cutest thing. We just had the best day. So worth the money and got to see...More

Thank shell12367
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought it would be nice to do since we were traveling right past the Safari Park. It was quite expensive to begin with. I would not have minded the money if we would have been able to feed some animals. What we saw were...More

3  Thank mushglynn67
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the highlight so far of our road trip! The safari was super fun! We didn’t realize just how up close and personal these animals can get! The safari is a must do, and you have to have plenty of feed to get through....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went yesterday with my teenage daughter and had a great time with lots of smiles and laughs. We got there as the park was opening and and we got to interact with a lot of animals right away. They were not shy at all about...More

Thank Angie w
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 5 year old niece and my aunt with my to this park. We had a blast. The fact you can touch animals like a girrafe, parakeets, a Burmese python, tons of farm animals and deer as well as buffalo and gazel. Its...More

Thank Nicole M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed seeing and feeding the animals. The giraffe ate the feed right out of my hand. Giraffe feed cost 50 cents for a small handful. We did the wagon ride instead of driving our car through the safari. It cost $6.50 more but includes...More

Thank Beth K
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Friends told us abourt this safari. We were traveling to visit family and decided to make this a side trip,on our way home. We were not disappointed. Yoy drive though the park and the animals just surround you. Thy have food available to feed the...More

2  Thank Val19480000
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We visit here when we come to Virginia. Lots of animals to see and feed on the safari drive thru. To get your money's worth, do the walk thru zoo too!

1  Thank Aruth35453
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We came during the week during spring break because we had heard that animals stick their heads in your car windows to feed right in front of you-and boy did they! Fantastic experience. Admission covers both the safari drive and the zoo, so you get...More

6  Thank Jenny S
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tronh21
2 May 2018|
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Response from Jack L | Reviewed this property |
I would say just over one hour. This includes driving the posted speed limit, stopping to feed & photographing all animals. Enjoy all the animals. Just be careful of the Llamas at the beginning & end.
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sheenak8
25 April 2018|
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Response from Aruth35453 | Reviewed this property |
You can leave the park and go back in with your receipt. You could have a picnic in the parking lot.
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Margaret I
9 April 2018|
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Response from Linda L | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be a problem, but there is a good taxi cab company in Lexington...although, no Ubers
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