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Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens: Skip The Line Ticket

Spot clouded leopards, alligators, bald eagles, and more – without the wait!

Central Florida Zoo
Registered address: 3087 N. Alafaya Trl., 32826, Orlando, US
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Last admission: 45 minutes before closing
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Wheelchair accessible
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Smartphone tickets accepted

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What's included

Skip-the-line admission to Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground
KaBOOM! Playground
Free parking

What's not included

Rhinoceros Encounters
Giraffe Feeding
Barnyard Buddies Feeding

Important information

* Same day re-entry is possible with a receipt * Service animals are allowed * No outside food, coolers, radios, frisbees, roller skates, skateboards, wheeled shoes, and selfie sticks allowed

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  • Wander into a world of wildlife without having to wait around in the Florida heat, with a skip-the-line ticket to Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
  • See all manner of incredible creatures, from clouded leopards to huge monitor lizards, snakes, birds of prey, alligators, monkeys, and more
  • Unwind in the beautiful botanical gardens and see butterflies and hummingbirds fluttering about amongst the exotic flora and prickly plants

Florida is not short on wildlife, especially at the ever-popular Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. Skip those long waiting lines in Orlando's heat, and spend more time encountering fantastic beasts from all corners of the earth.

See rare clouded leopards (and regular leopards), cheetahs, and some worried-looking warthogs! Get up close to cold-blooded cobras, rattlesnakes, bald eagles, and of course, a local hero: the mighty American alligator. Snap up a ticket now!

  • Skip the line at admissions, and proceed directly to the check-in booth to scan your smartphone ticket
  • A valid ID may be required


  • Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground: Daily, 09:00 to 15:00 (capacity limited to 50 people at a time)
  • Barnyard Buddies Children’s Zoo Feeding: Daily, 10:00 until supplies last
Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00
Saturday 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday 09:00 - 16:00
Monday 09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
3755 W Seminole Blvd, 32771, Sanford
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  • Cancellation is possible until 24 hours before your visit date.
  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit date.

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251 verified customer reviews

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3 reviews
Wanda,  United States United States
10 Jan 2024
Great visit to the zoo for all. We took our granddaughter who was 1 at the time and her parents who were visiting from Michigan. Otters are one of our favorite exhibits.
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens: Skip The Line
Linda,  United States United States
16 Mar 2024
It was easy. I bought the tickets the day of and was able to pull them up in my phone.
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens: Skip The Line
Davie,  United States United States
14 Apr 2024
Excellent we had a great time
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens: Skip The Line

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