Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

3755 N.W. US 17/92
Sanford, FL 32771- Map It
Phone: (407) 323-4450
Save 20% On Gate Price For Zoo And 10% On Annual pass

AAA Editor Notes

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is at 3755 N.W. US 17/92. The park contains more than 500 animals representing 205 species of mammals, birds, insects, reptiles and a children's zoo as well as a miniature train, a carousel and a playground. The Tropical Splash Ground includes animal water features, raining trees, a water tunnel and a bucket dump. Guests can take a cell phone audio tour, ride a camel, feed a giraffe or have a behind-the-scenes rhinoceros encounter. Educational chats and animal shows take place daily. ZOOm Air Adventure Park, a zip line and obstacle course, is on the grounds. Picnicking is permitted only in designated areas. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$19.50; $15.95 (ages 60+); $13.75 (ages 3-12). Rhino Encounter $15. Camel ride or giraffe feeding $5. Miniature train $3; $2 (ages 2-12). Carousel $2. Zip line $19.75-$159.95.
AAA Benefit:
Save 20% on gate price for Zoo. Save 10% on the annual pass.
Hours: Daily 9-5. Giraffe feeding daily 10-3. Camel rides Fri.-Sun. 11-4:30, Feb. 1-Apr. 19. Rhino encounters daily at 11:30, 11:50 and 12:10. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 2 hours minimum.