Get up close at Knowsley Safari Park.
© Knowsley Safari Park
Get up close at Knowsley Safari Park.

Visit Knowsley Safari Park for a full family day out, starting with the unique 8km safari drive taking you up-close to elephants, giraffes and more, followed by amusement rides and the Aerial Extreme high-ropes challenge. All just a short drive from Liverpool and Manchester.

Best for: All ages


Knowsley Safari Park

What to expect

Picnic areas
On-site shop

What to do

Follow the safari drive, trying not to get your windscreen wipers dismantled by the park’s cheeky monkeys.

Visit the Bug House to see the creepy-crawlies.

Take in an afternoon Bird of Prey display.

Take the kids to a sealion show or vulture feeding sessions – check out the times when you arrive at the park.

Don’t miss the attractions and rides, which tend towards the gentle and include a carousel and several rides suitable for tots.

Take kids six and up to try out the world’s biggest urban high-wire adventure course, the one-site Aerial Extreme.

If visiting during weekend and school holidays check out the variety of animal talks to learn more about your favourites from the park rangers.


Let us tailor-make the perfect holiday for you.

Call us on 020 3633 0653

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Knowsley Safari Park

Where to stay

See our Liverpool destination guide for family-friendly accommodation close to the park.


Daily March – October 10am–6pm (last entry for safari drive is 4pm). Amusement rides operate from noon each day.

Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park


There’s a restaurant serving burgers, chicken nuggets and the like, plus an outdoor grill, coffee house and ice cream parlour, but you can also picnic on-site.

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Entry for two adults and two kids over 3 will set you back just under £60. Amusement rides cost extra, or you can buy a wristband for multiple rides and savings.