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Rio Safari - Elche 

Just a short 20 minute drive south west from Gran Alacant, you will find the Costa Blancas very own safari park! Head south on the N332 towards Santa Pola, take the Santa Pola exit and head towards Elche and this Safari Park is well signed - a great day out for all the family. 

Rio Safari Animal Park - Elche 

Open 365 days a year, Rio Safari's 4000 fully grown palm trees create an unique tropical setting in which to enjoy nature and to watch giraffes, tigers, lions, orangutans, camels, zebras, crocodiles, birds, snakes, monkeys and hippopotami! The visit can be done by foot, or on the landtrain which runs around the Safari Park and winds through the enclosures. You can also visit Chimpanzee Island, Reptile Cave, Orangutan Island! 

Rio Safari - Animal Shows 

In addition, there are daily shows featuring parrots and sea lions and you can also swim with the sea lions too! Below are the timings for the shows :
11.30 and 16.00
13.30 and 18.00 

Rio Safari Elche - Food And Drink 

And at Rio Safari Elche you will also find picnic areas, as well as a restaurant and snack bars throughout the park at very reasonable prices. 

Rio Safari Elche - Other Activities

For more outdoor recreation, at an additional price, there is a go-kart track, trampolines and mini bikes in the Rio Safari Elche plaza! 

Rio Safari Park - Swimming Pools 

In the summer from June through to September, the outdoor swimming area is equipped with a solarium, a baby pool with an elephant fountain and a big pool complete with water slide. 

Rio Safari Park - Opening Hours

Open 365 days per year, the opening times for Rio Safari are:

Easter 10.00am – 19.00
October – May: 10.00 – 18.00
June and September: 10.30 – 19.00
July and August: 10.00 – 20.00

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