Looking for a delightful family outing in the beloved seaside resort of Britain? Look no further than Blackpool Zoo, where you can embark on an educational and entertaining day out for the entire family. Sprawling across 37 acres of scenic parkland and picturesque lakes, this remarkable zoo is home to over 1500 animals hailing from various corners of the globe.
Prepare to be captivated by the diverse array of resident creatures, each boasting unique shapes and sizes, providing an opportunity for you to delve into the fascinating world of the animal kingdom. As you venture towards the Big Cat House, you will find yourself face to face with formidable predators like the awe-inspiring Amur Tiger, Alyona, and the dynamic duo of African lions, Wallace and Khari. Afterwards, elevate your experience at Giraffe Heights and marvel at these majestic creatures.
One of the standout features of Blackpool Zoo is its exclusive family of gorillas residing in the North of England, consisting of Bukavu, the silverback, alongside Miliki, Njema, and their young ones, Meisie, Moanda, and Makari. Additionally, you can witness a herd of six magnificent elephants roaming freely in the Project Elephant Base camp. Carefully designed to cater to the needs of these colossal beings, the camp is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including the largest indoor area in the UK.
To enrich your visit with educational insights, daily talks and animal feeding sessions are available, granting you a glimpse into the lives of your favourite animals. Immerse yourself in the wonders of the animal kingdom through up-close encounters in Amazonia and Lemur Wood, captivating both children and adults alike with a taste of real-life wildlife.
To round off your visit, Blackpool Zoo offers a multitude of amenities and attractions. Delight in the multi-level adventure play barn, explore the charming gift shops, enjoy leisurely rides on the miniature train, and relax in the inviting picnic areas. When hunger strikes, indulge in a delectable meal at one of the restaurants or grab a cup of coffee at the cosy café.
Conveniently located just an 11-minute drive away from Blackpool Zoo, Bluewaters Hotel on Blackpool’s North Promenade is the perfect accommodation option to access the nearby attractions with ease. Treat yourself to breathtaking sunset views from our sea view rooms, relish in delicious breakfast and dinner at our in-house restaurant and engage in fun-filled games with your little ones in the dedicated games room. For ultimate relaxation, make use of our indoor swimming pool, sauna, and spa facilities. With comfortable en-suite bedrooms, on-site parking, and complimentary wi-fi, we strive to make Bluewaters Hotel your home away from home during your getaway in Blackpool. Learn more: www.aghotels.co.uk/bluewaters-hotel