The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

P: 760-346-5694, Visit Website
47900 Portola Avenue, Palm Desert, CA, 92260

The Living Desert is a remarkable zoo and botanical garden representing the desert environments of North America and Africa. With over 1200 protected acres, 450 wild animals, live animal shows, kids’ play park, tranquil gardens, model train exhibit, hiking trails, tram rides and more, visitors experience an oasis of family fun.
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47900 Portola Avenue, Palm Desert, CA, 92260



  • The Living Desert Behind the Scenes Tour Up to 50% Off!

    Select one (1) Animal from List A and and as a bonus select one (1) animal from List B.

    List A: Select One (1)
    Camel, Jaguar, Cheetah, Giraffe or Leopard

    List B: Select One (1)
    Coati, Warthog, Badger or Peccary

    - All Day Admission included. 
    - 3 Hour Tour.
    - Shaded Shuttle with cushioned seats and Personal Tour Guide for the entirety of the tour. 
    - Walk through of our Wildlife Hospital.
    - Special Access to certain parts of the park.

    Restrictions: Tour date must be between June 1st, 2016 - September 30th, 2016. Must book tour 12 days in advance. Book quickly, limited weekly availability. 50% Deposit due at the time of booking. If you need to cancel the tour for any reason, we ask that you do so at least 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund. If you cancel within 24 hours of your tour, we return half of your deposit and the remainder we hold onto, which you will be able to put towards another tour booking. Price does includes taxes and fees. Promotional rates are subject to availability. Not valid with other promotions, discounts or existing reservations.

    Display: 05/20/2016 - 09/30/2016