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Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo

75 spectacular acres - over 2000 animal species. Best in the West!


75 spectacular acres - over 2000 animal species. Best in the West!

One of the best zoological parks in the UK - over 75 spectacular acres to explore!

With more animals than anyone else in the South West you're in for a really wild time. See them all - giraffes, lions, gorillas, cheetahs and thrilling crocodiles, plus the cheeky meerkats, colourful snakes and amazing monkeys. There are six habitats that mimic the animals' natural environment. Come in and get close to over two thousand creatures. Restaurant/cafe take-aways available or you can bring a picnic. Toilets open.


NB: To ensure limited numbers enter the attraction and thus social distancing, we have a booking deadline of Monday 10th August. Unlikely we can accept any bookings after that date.


Responsibly Distanced DAYS OUT


We are Visit Britain accredited “Good to Go” meeting all government & industry Covid guidelines


Allocated socially distanced coach seating in family or individual “bubbles”


Coach sanitized with latest anti-viral fogging technology - Hand sanitizer provided


Face masks must be worn.


Specially chosen destinations offering social distancing and sanitizing measures for your safety and peace of mind.


All dates

Depart Chickerell - 08:30 - Portland 09:00 - Weymouth 09:30 - Dorchester 10:00
Arrive Paignton Zoo 12:00 noon - Leave at 17:00
Return to Weymouth by 19:30

Prices Inclusive of Coach Fare & Zoo Entry Fee


£40 Adult,  £38 Senior,  £30 Child


Booking deadline must be Monday 10th August.


The coach will drop off and pick-up in the zoo coach parking area in the overflow car park at top of hill. Access to the main zoo entrance is via a 10 to 15 minute walk downhill via slope/steps, and uphill on way back. The main forcourt area at zoo entrance is being used for socially distanced pedestrian queuing so no vehicles permitted to drop off there.


Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bridport Bus Station Bridport Bus Station, West Street
Bridport Toll House Bridport, Bus stop, Former Toll House Pub
Britannia Inn Britannia Inn, Fortuneswell, Portland
Charlestown The Alexandra Inn, Chickerell Road, Charlestown
Chickerell Bluebird Garage, Chickerell Road
Dorchester TOT Top O'Town Car Park (by cafe), Dorchester
Easton Easton Square, Portland
Foords Corner Foords Corner bus stop, Wyke Regis
Jestys Avenue Bus stop end of Jestys Avenue on Littlemoor Road
Littlemead Broadwey, Littlemead bus stop (Swan Inn)
Lodmoor Hill Lodmoor Hill Bus Stop (near Post Office)
Lyndale bus stop Wyke Regis, Lyndale Bus Stop
Nottington Broadwey, Nottington Corner bus stop
Poundbury QMSW Poundbury Queen Mother Square bus stop
(Coach heading out of Dorchester)
Radipole Spa Hotel bus stop, Radipole
Redlands Redlands, Opposite Garage
Sgt Bunn St Bunn Bakery, Lanehouse Rocks Road
St Edmunds Church St Edmunds Church, Lanehouse Rocks Road
St Johns Church Weymouth, St Johns Church, outside Dentist
St Nicholas Church St Nicholas Church, Buxton Road, Weymouth
Victoria Square Victoria Square bus stop, Portland
Westwey Road Westwey Rd, Magistrates Court, Weymouth
Weymouth Bluebird Weymouth, Outside Bluebird Office,
K1 bus stop
Winterborne Abbas Coach & Horses Pub, Winterborne Abbas
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