Most kids love animals, so a day out with wildlife is usually a sure-fire hit. For big, exotic animals, Yorkshire Wildlife Park can’t be beaten. But there are lots of other days out with animals and birds just a hop from York. Here’s our pick of the best.
Beyond the Walls Piglets Adventure Farm Park
Adventure playground, big sand pits, barrel rides, farm animals, huge bouncy pillows and a small indoor soft play area make this a popular choice.
Days Out with Animals The Deep Aquarium
If it’s fishy family fun you’re after, look no further than The Deep.
Days Out with Rides Flamingo Land
It’s not just rollercoasters at Flamingo Land – there’s a whole zoo-full of exotic animals too, making it a fun and varied day out.
Days Out with Animals Lightwater Valley
As well as over 40 rides and attractions, there are tree top nets, a falconry centre with daily flying shows and an 18 hole dinosaur-themed golf course.