No place celebrates the holiday season quite like the San Diego Zoo. This world-famous attraction is transformed into a wild wonderland of glowing lights, crazy attractions, and fun activities for the whole family. Meet a festive cast of characters, including acrobatic trampoline elves, larger-than-life animal puppets, carolers, and animal light sculptures. Feast on holiday cuisine and make warm memories at the San Diego Zoo. Highlights of the Jungle Bells celebration include:
- Northern Frontier's Holiday Forest with Lighted Trees & Illuminated Animals
- "Carol of the Jungle Bells" Light Experience
- Animal Encounters and Keeper Talks with Polar Bears, Raccoons, Cheetahs, Rhinos, & Leopards
- Holiday Deals at Albert's Restaurant
- Dr. Zoolittle's "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" Storytime
- Toy Shop Hop with Trampoline Elves
- Reindeer Games with Hoola Hooping and Dancing
- Pictures with St. Nick at Santa's Igloo
- Jingle Brass Holiday Band
- Twinkle Light Trolley
- Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas
- … plus much more!
Looking for a family-friendly place to stay this season, with comfortable rooms and a convenient location for San Diego events? Enjoy a memorable holiday celebration when you stay at our welcoming hotel. Our cozy rooms and suites feature cable TV, coffeemakers, and free Wi-Fi – and we're just 2.9 miles from the San Diego Zoo. Questions? Please contact us today to book your holiday getaway.