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Howletts The Aspinall Wild Animal Park



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Bekesbourne Road
Bekesbourne
Canterbury
Kent
CT24 3EL

The Aspinall Foundation's Howletts Wild Animal Park in Kent is a family day out where education, conservation and fun combine. Set in over 100 acres of beautiful ancient parkland, Howletts is home to some of the world's most rare and endangered animals, including the world's biggest captive group of Western Lowland gorillas, snow leopards, Iberian wolves and black rhino.

Visitors can walk among the resident family of lively Lemurs at 'Walking with Lemurs', or enjoy unforgettable close encounters at the glass fronted tiger enclosures. They can even marvel at the largest herd of African elephants in the UK.

Are you brave enough for the Treetop Challenge*? Negotiate your way across treacherous tyres, perilous tightropes, wobbly logs and balancing beams between platforms high in the tree tops. See the park from a monkey's perspective and zoom to the finish on the 40mtr Zip Wire! *Subject to additional charge, height restrictions apply.

With the Howletts Passport you can enjoy the park all year round by just opting to upgrade the standard entry ticket. Come back and enjoy an action packed line up of events throughout the year!

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(2016 times)

Open every day except Christmas Day:

Summer: 9.30am - 6.00pm (Last admission 4.30pm).
Winter: 9.30am - 5.00pm (Last admission 3.30pm).

We recommend that you allow between 3 and 4 hours to fully enjoy the park.


Admission Charges

(2016 prices)

Adult: £15.95

Child: £12.95

Family (2 adults + 2 children): £51.95

Treetop Challenge £7 per person


Directions

By Road
Howletts is located at Bekesbourne and is signposted off the A2, three miles south of Canterbury in Kent. Free parking.

By Rail
One and Half hours from London Victoria to Bekesbourne station, followed by a 15 minute walk.

By Sea
The Park is easily reached from the channel ports and terminals.

Le Shuttle
The Park is within a 30 minute drive from the terminal at Folkestone.

Howletts Wild Animal Park Postcode for SatNav: CT4 5EL


Howletts The Aspinall Wild Animal Park Postcode for SatNav: CT24 3EL

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