A magical festive day out for all the family combining a 4 mile self-drive Safari and a visit to Santa to make a truly memorable experience.


Open weekends from 17th November and every day from 1st – 24th December 2018.

Additional dates: 29th & 30th December 2018.


Adults (16+yrs) – £24.00
Children (3-15yrs) – 20.00
Under 3’s – £8.00
Concessions – £21.00

Plus, entrance includes a Free Return Ticket! (valid until  February 2019)



For those with Annual Passes, Winter Free Return Tickets, Tesco Clubcard Vouchers or Complimentary Tickets.

Adult – £8.00

Child (3-15yrs) – £8.00

Concession (Students & Seniors)  – £8.00

Under 3 – £8.00


If you need further information please call our booking hotline on 01299 400700, or email and one of our elves will call you back at a time convenient for you.

Please Note: Pushchairs and prams are not permitted inside the Santa Safari grotto.

Babies 0-12 months can visit Santa ‘Free of charge’ however they will not receive a gift or photograph. If a gift and photograph are required, please book as an ‘Under 3’.

Concession admission applies to senior citizens & students (with valid student ID). We will admit a carer free of charge when a guest with disabilities purchases a full price adult or child ticket. Please bring proof of blue badge, PIP or DLA on the day of your visit.
Please note: All carers will receive free admission to the Park and entrance to the grotto. If they would like a hot drink and mince pie they will have to purchase this at a discounted rate.

Santa Safari Admission Includes:


  • Santa Visit
  • Hot Drink
  • Mince Pie

Children (from 3 months-15 yrs)

  • Santa Visit
  • Photo with Santa to take home
  • Own choice of present
  • Drink
  • Cookie
  • Santa Checklist

  • New for 2018 – Ice Age
  • Safari Drive-through
  • Land of the Living Dinosaurs
  • Boj’s Giggly Park
  • Lorikeet Landing
  • Festive Shows and Animal Encounters
  • Reptile World
  • Penguin Cove
  • African Village
  • Hippo Lakes
  • SeaQuarium
  • Creepy Crawlies
  • Twilight Cave
  • Meerkat Mayhem
  • Lemur Woods

Please note: The Adventure Theme Park will be closed during this event. 


Special discounted prices available to groups of 10 or more people arriving in one vehicle.
Please note that large groups may have to be re-formed into smaller groups to see Santa.

School Groups will receive 1 free supervisor per 5 pupils.

ADULTS CHILDREN (aged 3-15 yrs) Under 3’s
£13.00 £12.00 £8.00

Group & School bookings cannot be made via the Santa Safari Website.

Please call our booking hotline on 01299 400700, or email and one of our elves will call you back at a time convenient to you.


Santas Grotto

With an allocated time to see Santa, you will be greeted by one of his helpful Elves who will show you to the sleigh where you will be magically transported to the North Pole.

Winter Wonderland

The Park’s walk-through Discovery Trail will be decked with festive splendour & transformed into a magical winter wonderland! The sprinkling of ‘snow’ will be here throughout the event, so you’re guaranteed a white Christmas at the Safari Park! 

Go on Safari

Are you ready to go on a Wild Winter Safari? Come face to face with some of the fastest, tallest and cutest animals around on our Safari Drive-through!