Plan your visit

Plan your visit

With more animals than anyone else in the South West, you're in for a really wild day out in Devon for all the family.

With over two thousand creatures to get close to, indoor and outdoor play areas, the Jungle Express train, keeper talks, animal feeding sessions and six amazing animal habitats, you will want to plan your day to ensure you see all this exciting visitor attraction has to offer. Use our handy day planner to organise your day at the zoo! Whenever you see the button next to an interesting animal or item, click it to add it to your itinerary.

After you've watched the animals feeding, maybe think about refuelling yourself. There's the Island Restaurant serving hot meals and drinks, plus the Snack Shack serving tasty Cornish pasties and many snack stations dotted around the grounds with ice creams and other tasty treats; and before you go home, be sure to visit the Living World gift shop offering a great selection of gifts and souvenirs.

So, if you are wondering where to go for your family day out - come in but, you'd better leave a whole day, you'll need it!

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What You Say
I can honestly say that Paignton Zoo is an amazing day out for anyone and would highly recommend it.
Excellent trip, fantastic Zoo, I thoroughly enjoyed my visit!
Simple - the best zoo I've ever been to! Great staff, well presented, clean, great value for money - well done all of you!