18 Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Ashford in the Water Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Ashford in the Water

We've rounded up the best zoos and wildlife parks in Ashford in the Water in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 18 Ashford in the Water zoos and wildlife parks to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the zoos and wildlife parks we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Man walking with llamas at Peak Llamas in Great Hucklow

Peak Llamas

  • Great Hucklow
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Peak Llamas offers llama trekking in the Peak District, and is the ideal way to spend a day out with a difference. These graceful animals are the per...

Peak Wildlife Park

Peak Wildlife Park

  • Leek
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Have you ever tried to walk like a penguin? Or jump like a lemur? Well you’ll be able to practice at Peak Wildlife Park. Get up close to the animals...

Girl with lemur at Tropical Butterfly House in Sheffield

Tropical Butterfly House

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

If you dream of escaping to a tropical climate, where exotic birds and butterflies fly freely over your head in a rainforest-like setting, then the T...

A little girl looking at a monkey at Trentham Monkey Forest in Staffordshire

Trentham Monkey Forest 5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(5)

  • Trentham
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

If you go down to the woods today you won’t see a bear, but you will see a lot of monkeys at Trentham Monkey Forest! Set in 60 acres of ancient Staff...

White Stork flying at Gauntlet Birds of Prey in Knutsford

Gauntlet Birds of Prey, Eagle & Vulture Park

  • Knutsford
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Meet some of the world's most amazing flying predators up close at Gauntlet Birds of Prey Eagles and Vulture Park. Some parks have eagles, some - owl...

Serval animal at Ponderosa Zoo

Ponderosa Zoo 4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Ponderosa Zoo has everything you could wish for, being home to over 120 animals and featuring multiple outdoor areas for your kids to discover. You...

Polar bear diving into water at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Yorkshire Wildlife Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Doncaster
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Up for an animal adventure? Take a walk on the wild side at the heart of Yorkshire with a visit to Yorkshire Wildlife Park, home to more than 300 ama...

Racoon at Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre in Eccleshall

Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre

  • Eccleshall
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Step into the exotic at Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre. This animal rescue centre is a registered charity that offers sanctuary to exotic animals and bir...

Entrance to Jungle Experience at Manor Heath Park in Halifax

Manor Heath Park and Jungle Experience5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Halifax
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Make the most of Mother Nature at Manor Heath Park and Jungle Experience. It’s an award-winning, 19-acre park where the great outdoors are open all y...

Owl at Vale Royal Falconry Centre in Acton Bridge

Vale Royal Falconry Centre

  • Acton Bridge
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Vale Royal Falconry Centre provides the perfect setting for a fun and educational day out in the countryside for families and friends to experience b...

Hawk at Cheshire Falconry in Northwich

Cheshire Falconry

  • Northwich
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Tucked inside Blakemere Craft Centre the Cheshire Falconry facility offers a fantastic range of special interactive experiences with their owls and b...

Owl flying at The Owl Experience in Haughton

The Staffordshire Owl Experience and Birds of Prey Rescue Centre

  • Haughton
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Get in a flap for The Staffordshire Owl Experience and Birds of Prey Rescue Centre : home to lots of friendly, feathery faces, and those are just the...

Tropical World Roundhay

Tropical World Roundhay4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Summon your inner explorer at Tropical World (Roundhay) - discover tumbling waterfalls, humid rainforests and pools of exotic fish in the not-so-far-...

Twycross Zoo

Twycross Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(6)

  • Atherstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Set off on a jungle adventure like no other at Twycross Zoo, with over 150 different species including the four great apes. You’ll be swinging from t...

Owl at SMJ Falconry in Oxenhope

SMJ Falconry

  • Oxenhope
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

SMJ Falconry is home to over 60 birds of prey, making it the perfect attraction for bird enthusiasts. Owls, falcons, hawks and kites are just a few o...

A photo of Thomas The Tank Engine at Drayton manor Theme Park in Tamworth

Drayton Manor Theme Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Tamworth
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Drayton Manor Theme Park whips up all the elements of an award-winning day out: exciting family rides, exotic animals, 4D cinema, plus everyone’s fav...

Macaw Parrot at Tropical Birdland in Desford

Tropical Birdland

  • Desford
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

See up to 250 free-flying birds from all over the world soaring right above your head and go exploring through 6.5 acres of English countryside at Tr...

Baby elephants at Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Chester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Chester Zoo is a world-class hub for wild and wonderful animals. With over 21,000 endangered and exotic creatures, 500 species and 125 acres of islan...

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