Chester Zoo - Fast Track Hotel + Ticket Packages
It's a big day out of this world!
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This ticket is valid for 1 day.
Children are aged between 3 - 15 years
Open all year (except 25th & 26th December)
About Chester Zoo - Fast Track
With 1.4 million visitors every year, Chester Zoo is the UK's number one zoo, and our Chester Zoo short breaks provide the ideal fun break away for all the family. With over 7,000 wild and wonderful animals and 400 different species there is so much to see and do at Chester Zoo. Plus we have a great range of hotels near Chester Zoo for you to relax with your family and friends before or after your brilliant day out. Plus, our tickets include Fast Track meaning you don't even need to queue!
On one of our exciting Chester Zoo short breaks you will be able to see some of the most exotic and endangered animal species in the world. Kids and grown-ups will love the Zoofari Monorail or Waterbus, allowing you to see the animals from a different perspective. Wander around the fantastic animal exhibits, including the Realm of the Red Ape, Tsavo Black Rhino experience, Spirit of the Jaguar, Asian Plains and Tropical Realm, and learn all about these amazing animals with the daily informative talks. Then let the kids burn off some energy at the various themed children's play areas around the park.
With 110 acres of zoo to explore our Chester Zoo short breaks are perfect as they mean you can relax and enjoy your day knowing that you've got a great hotel room ready and waiting for you at the end of the day. Our many comfortable and convenient hotels near Chester Zoo also mean you can make the most of your short break, and explore the historic city of Chester and all that it has to offer.
With the recent baby boom at Chester Zoo, there's never been a better time to visit. After recently welcoming two baby elephants, a pair of cheeky orangutans, a rare black rhino and even a giant anteater, Chester Zoo is cuter than ever!
February 2014 to June 2014: Bloom – A celebration of gardens, birds and bees
This spring, get closer to nature than ever before! Watch fluttering butterflies, hear the songs of exotic birds, explore award-winning gardens in Chester Zoo's Bloom exhibition. A celebration of gardens, birds and bees, this is your opportunity to go behind the scenes, meet the experts and become a UK wildlife conservationist too!
July to October 2014: 80 Years
It's 80 years since Chester Zoo became a registered charity and they're planning a summer of celebrations to mark the occasion!
|Address:||Zoological Gardens, Upton-by-Chester, Chester, CH2 1EU|
|Opening Hours:||10am - 16.00 or 18.00|
|Get Directions:||Follow the brown tourist signs from M56, Junction 14 or M53 Junction 12. The No1 First Bus operates locally and regularly calls at the Zoo's main entrance.|
Did you know
An orang-utans arm span can reach over 7ft from fingertip to fingertip. The Reticulated Python is the longest snake in the world An elephant's trunk contains 100,000 muscles!
Stay on a Chester Zoo Break
Our Chester Zoo short breaks include entry tickets plus a stay at one of our comfortable and convenient hotels. We offer hotels near Chester Zoo and also in the city centre of Chester; which is an easy drive or bus journey away. We offer hotels to suit a variety of budgets and needs, ranging from 2-5 stars, many with great leisure facilities, excellent restaurants and stylish bars. The hotels have a variety of rooms available from standard twin/double or family rooms to Superior and Deluxe rooms; and different board basis options to suit your needs. Plus with excellent children's rates on offer, a Chester Zoo short break delivers great family value, a perfect weekend break for the whole family.