See penguins in their pool, visit creepy crawlies in the tropical house, watch big cats have lunch and learn about conservation.
What makes it special
- Over 1,000 of the world’s rarest and endangered animals
- Surrounded by 13 acres of lush tropical gardens
- A short walk from Newquay town centre
Open everyday from 10.00 a.m, except for Christmas Day.
The closing times vary throughout the year, depending on the season, so please check before each visit. From November until February half term admission will be via the gift shop.
Adult (16+) £15.25**
Child (3-15 years) £11.45**
Child under 3 years Free
Senior citizen & student £13.00**
Saver Ticket (2 adults, 2 children) £47.75**
**If you prefer not to support the vital conservation work, admission prices are: Adult - £13.85, Child - £10.40, Senior Citizen & Student - £11.80, Saver ticket - £43.40. If you do not wish to make the donation, then please advise our ticket staff accordingly.
**Student tickets are not able to be purchased online as a valid student ID must be shown at time of purchase.
Other things to do nearby
Get outdoors and have fun at this exciting activity centre. As a charity, they help hundreds of disadvantaged children in Cornwall too.
The Cornish Way forms part of the National Cycle Network, a network of attractive places to cycle throughout the UK. Two thirds of the route is traffic free with the rest taking place on quiet roads.
The hostel has a handy emergency cycle and puncture repair kit on hand - just in case!
Situated in a former china claypit near St Austell, the Eden Project features a series of immense golf ball-shaped biomes which contain spectacularly exotic artificial Mediterranean, rainforest and ot
Visit the hands-on discovery centre and explore one of the finest mighty fortresses built by Henry VIII to defend the country.
Don't miss this unusual glimpse into the past - a unique collection of shipwrecks, historical artefacts and varied exhibitions about the China Clay industry.
Enjoying the beers at YHA Eden Project? See how and where they're made with a trip to this award-winning brewery. Plenty to see and plenty to drink.
Don't miss out on something the area is famous for! Try an action packed surf lesson and take to the waves.
Love boats, the sea and Cornwall? You'll find all things nautical at this amazing museum – don't miss the stunning views from the lookout tower across Falmouth Harbour.
The largest, fastest and most exciting race circuit in the South West. Visit for a quick practice or challenge your friends to a race!
Fancy a walk on the wild side? Plan a day trip to one of the many isolated and quiet coves near Boswinger for a little wild swimming!
Explore Clay Country along the Pentewan, Bugle and Wheal Martyn trails on the way to the Eden Project. Don't forget that there's a £3 discount off entry fee when you arrive by bicycle!
This lovely area is great for water sports, so whatever mode of water transport takes your fancy, take the plunge and enjoy some fun on, or in, the water!
A 25 minute walk through lovely woodland ends at the coast in Portreath. Enjoy the great surfing beach or relax in one of the cafes and watch people riding the waves!
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The North Cornish Coast and lakes offer a range of water sports both inland and on the sea.