African Lion Safari

1386 Cooper Rd.
Cambridge, ON N1R 5S2- Map It
(519) 623-2620
Save 10% on gate admission.

AAA Editor Notes

African Lion Safari 4 km (2.5 mi.) s. via Hwy. 8 following signs to Safari Rd., has more than 1,000 exotic birds and animals, including lions, zebras, monkeys, giraffes and rhinoceroses, roaming freely in a 303-hectare (750-acre) drive-through park. Among the denizens of the North American reserve section are bison, elk and deer. Other highlights include the Elephant Swim, Birds of Prey Conservation Centre with its breeding and rehabilitation facilities, Pets' Corner, African Queen boat tour, a scenic railway tour, three bird and animal shows, Jungle Playground and Misumu Bay Wet Play (seasonal). Visitors may drive their own cars along the 10-kilometre (6-mi.) trail or take the guided safari tour bus for an additional fee. If driving, visitors must remain in their cars with doors and windows closed; convertibles are prohibited. Height restrictions may apply in some children's areas. Pets are not allowed anywhere on the grounds. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 5 hours minimum.
Admission early May-late June and early Sept. to mid-Oct. $27.95; $25.95 (ages 60+); $20.95 (ages 3-12); free (ages 0-2). Admission late June-early Sept. $32.95; $30.95 (ages 60+); $25.95 (ages 3-12); free (ages 0-2). Safari Bus $4.95; $4.75 (ages 3-12).
AAA Benefit:
Members save 10% on gate admission or 11.4% when purchased in advance at a CAA store location or online. 10% discount available at the gate.
Hours: Daily 10-5:30 (grounds open until 7:30 p.m.) late June-early Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 10-4 (grounds open until 6 p.m.), Sat.-Sun. 10-5 (grounds open until 7 p.m.), early May-late June; daily 10-4, early Sept. to mid-Oct. (weather permitting).