Find animals and nature days out in Surrey on our comprehensive directory.  Whether you want to take a trip to a local zoo, nature reserve, farm or forest in Surrey, you discover the perfect destination right here.


Top Animals and Nature Days Out in Surrey


Holt Pound, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 4LD
Join us for a great, fun family day out! The 26 acre park is home to hundreds of unusual birds, and we also have a fabulous farm, (that is also home to a pair of reindeer!) an aquarium and the wonderful Forest Lodge Garden Centre so there really is a packed day out to be had for all ages!
01420 22140


The British Wildlife Centre       
Eastbourne Road (A22), Newchapel, Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6LF
The British Wildlife Centre is a peaceful, relaxing place to see and learn about Britain’s wonderful native wildlife – from tiny harvest mice to magnificent red deer.
01342 834658


Bocketts Farm  
Young Street, Fetcham, Nr Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 9BS
Bocketts Farm is a working family farm set in the beautiful Surrey countryside.
01372 363764


Chessington World of Adventures
Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2NE
Chessington Zoo gets you face-to-face with over 1,000 exotic animals, including Lions, Tigers, Gorillas, Monkey’s, Penguins and Sealions. The SEA LIFE centre is packed full of fun exhibitions, including interactive rock pools, daily talks and feeding sessions as well as a breathtaking walkthrough ocean tunnel. Adults and children as young as six can also take to tree tops at Go Ape, the UK’s number one forest adventure.
0870 444 77 77


Frensham Great Pond
Priory Lane, Frensham, Surrey, GU10 3BT
Frensham Little Pond and Great Pond were originally created in the 13th century, to supply fish to the Bishop of Winchester and his court, whilst visiting Farnham Castle. Today the pond and surrounding area is a sanctuary for wildlife with always something new to see.
01428 681050


Godstone Farm & Playbarn   
Tilburstow Hill Road, Godstone, (near Godstone Village, just off Junction 6 of the M25), Surrey, RH9 8LX
For a fantastic day out you need look no further, Godstone Farm has lots of animals.
01883 742546


Horton Lane, Horton Lane, Epsom, Surrey, KT19 8PT
Hobbledown is a unique farm park adventure based on a mystical and magical fantasy tale, written in book form by A J Kecojevic.
01372 848 990


Kew Gardens
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3JR
At 300 acres Kew must be a contender for the UK’s biggest adventure playground! There are plenty of fun things for kids to do from sliding down the giant plant tunnels in our unique indoor play zone, Climbers and Creepers, to exploring the underground world of the human-sized badger sett and climbing the Treetop Walkway for a birds-eye view of Kew.
020 8332 5655


Ladyland Farm Park    
Meath Green Lane, Horley, Surrey, RH6 8JA
Open to the public during school holidays. Bring a picnic and have a fun day on the farm. Have the opportunity to get in with the animals, feed & stroke them and bed them down. Homemade cakes and tea available.
01293 784469


Reigate Caves
Tunnel Road, off High Street, Reigate, Surrey RH2 9AA
The Wealden Cave & Mine Society is able to arrange conducted tours of Reigate’s historic underground heritage, known locally as the “Reigate Caves”, which include the Barons’ Cave in the Castle Grounds and the East and West Caverns in Tunnel Road. Your view of Reigate will change once you have experienced what lies beneath your feet! Public  open days once a month from May – September.


River Wey and Dapdune Wharf
Navigations Office and Dapdune Wharf, Wharf Road, Guildford, Surrey GU1 4RR
Tranquil waterway running for nearly 20 miles through the heart of Surrey. Check website for details of boat trips, events and activities for children.
01483 561389


Rural Life Centre
Reeds Road, Tilford, Farnham, Surrey GU10 2DL
The Rural Life Centre is a country life museum, assembled by the late Madge and Henry Jackson and now run by a charitable trust. It is pleasantly distributed over ten acres of field, woodland and barns, and our exhibits comprise a large number of implements and devices marking over 150 years of farming. Many aspects of village and rural life are also displayed in individual settings. There is so much to explore!
01252 795571


Shetland Pony Club
Blue Bell Lane, 79A Stoke Road, Stoke Dabernon, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3PU
Shetland Pony Club is the leading provider of Shetland Pony experiences in the UK, uniquely offering riding and a pony share scheme for children from the age of two and a half to around ten years old.
01372 844 077


Surrey Hills Llamas
The Merry Harriers, Hambledon, Surrey, GU1 9BN
Imagine having your very own llama for a day walking in the outstanding natural beauty of the Surrey Hills, with it’s unique flora, fauna and history. Our gentle and friendly llamas will carry your picnic as you lead them through the spectacular Surrey Hills from the high points of which you can see as far as the South Downs. Llamas are affectionate, intelligent and alert and will draw your attention to things you would never normally notice. 
01428 682883


Surrey Wildlife Trust
Across Surrey
Surrey Wildlife Trust currently manages 82 sites, together covering almost 8,000ha, which is 5% of the land area of the county.
01483 795440


Wild Wood Adventure
Peacock Wood on Lido Road, Stoke Park, Guildford, Surrey GU1 1HB
Wild Kids is our course designed and built just for kids. Hard enough to be fun, easy enough to be do-able! So. What’s it all about? Ascend the steps of the start tower and onto the first run of obstacles, then teeter over bridges, balance across logs, swing on ropes and whizz back to earth on a zip wire. For children aged 6 – 12 years.
0844 8800026