4km² total Zoo Area

More than 4000 animals

The Al Ain Zoo is a Member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquaria (WAZA)

Visitors of all ages discover the zoo's wildlife and enjoy a great day out exploring the Zoo with its more than 4,000 animals. White lions, Zebras, Rhinos, Giraffes, a Reptile and Bird House and much more are waiting to be explored.

Since its founding in 1968, Al Ain Zoo has been a centre for endangered species conservation, like the successful breeding of desert gazelles, Arabian oryx and antelopes.

A great highlight of the zoo is the largest man-made Safari in the world, the Al Ain Safari. What a spectacular adventure that extends over 217 hectares. With more than 400 animals roaming freely around you, you will experience a unique and one of a kind experience!

see also Emirates Park Zoo in Abu Dhabi

Opening Hours, Costs & Location

Location: Al Ain is just a 1.30h drive from Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Once in Al Ain City, please follow the brown tourist signs to Al Ain Zoo (see maps below).

Opening Hours:
Daily: 9am to 8pm

Entrance fee Zoo only:
adults: AED30
Children (3-12 years): AED10
Children under 3 are free

Adults: AED200
Children (5-12): AED200

SAFARI SUV (upto 6 guests):
Adults: AED1000 AED
Children (3-12): AED1000

Tel: 800966