If your family loves animals, you cannot miss Lion Country Safari. As Florida’s only drive thru safari its the best place to be on a warm sunny day. You can watch all the animals while in the comfort of your air conditioned car. At the entrance you get a CD that guides you through all the animal exhibits and it feels like you are getting a private tour at your own pace. You can spend as much or as little time as you want watching the animals.
With over 900 animals, encounters, animal feeding experiences, various conservation programs, rides and a water spray ground there is enough to keep your entire family entertained. They offer various programs for toddler all the way to adults that are designed to give you an experience with the animals at the safari through stories, crafts and animal presentations, lectures and enrichment programs. Check out the petting zoo to feed and brush the sheep and goats. You can also feed the Giraffes and Budgies for a small fee for the food.
The safari has a bunch of rides like the Carousel, El Paso Train, Flying Elephants, which are all complimentary. There is a mini golf course and a maze that you can enjoy free of cost too. The paddle boats and the Safari queen are available daily and also at no additional charge.
If after a long day you are looking to cool down than you need to head to the Safari Splash which is an interactive water spray ground with 23 water options. Then head on over to the two water slides to continue the water fun. Don’t forget to bring your swimsuit, you don’t want to miss on all this fun.
Lion Country Safari is also a great place for birthday parties. They have party packages available that will fit your needs and provide tons of fun for your party guests.