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Safari West, Santa Rosa

#1 of 485 in Things to do in Sonoma County
Must see · Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
Enjoy an African adventure in wine country at Safari West. On the three-hour riding and walking tour, you'll see a variety of exotic wildlife, including gazelles, zebras, antelopes, Cape buffalo, and wildebeests. During the walking portion, admire colorful birds in the open-air aviary, and watch primates play in the branches on Lemur Island. After the safari, try some barbecue and local wine on the cafe's veranda. On-site lodging is available. For guided tours on an all-terrain vehicle, reserve in advance; space is limited. Custom and private tours are also available. Plan your Safari West visit and explore what else you can see and do in Santa Rosa using our Santa Rosa trip itinerary builder tool.
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  • Visited Safari West in June 2021. This place is awesome! I booked the 10:00AM tour. The staff split the guests into small groups so it was nice. They didn't try to jam in as many people as possible...  more »
  • My sisters and I spent two nights at Safari West. I arrived a little before the rest of the group and was impressed with what a tranquil space it is for watching and reflection. With the rest of...  more »
  • Our guide was so knowledgeable. Birds, zebras, giraffes, monkeys, etc. We were there for 3 hours and totally enjoyed ourselves. The place is very clean and beautiful grounds. It was fun riding in the safari jeeps and walking through the bird sanctuary. Perfect day!
  • Well worth the price of admission! 2 hours by jeep through the 400 acres, 45 minutes walking tour of the caged cats, primates, birds, and the desert fox. Robert answered all our questions and educated us with his vast knowledge. If you haven't yet visited, move this to the top of your bucket list!

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