Whipsnade Zoo is the largest zoo in the UK. Set in 600 acres of beautiful parkland on the Chiltern Hills, north of London, the zoo is home to more than 2,500 animals, many of which are endangered in the wild. There are a number of ways to explore the zoo and safari park.
Visitors can explore the grounds on foot or use the zoo's bus service or The Great Whipsnade Railway a narrow gauge railway also known as The Jumbo Express. It is also possible to drive between the enclosures, including the Asian Area, where animals wander freely around the cars.
The zoo is in easy reach of London and the M1 and M25 motorways.