Visitor Accessibility

Woburn Safari Park has done everything possible to ensure we offer a fully accessible park to people with disabilities and wheelchairs users. We look forward to making your day as enjoyable as possible.

Road Safari

Transport around the animal reserves is in your own car/minibus/coach. All vehicles take the same route and the drive takes approximately one hour. You can repeat the Road Safari route through the reserves as many times as you like during your visit.

More info here.

Leisure Attractions

The majority of the Leisure Area is accessible by wheelchair although movement around the attractions can sometimes involve a steep gradient. See for location of any gradients on site. 

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Great Woburn Railway

If you need assistance boarding the train, please ask the driver to help or to reserve the special wheelchair accessible carriage, should you need that facility.

Rainbow Landing Aviary

Wheelchairs are welcome in this attraction and staff are available in the reception area, to give advice before your enter the Aviary.

Safari Restaurant

All entrances allow disabled access and the food counter is also accessible. Some tables are available with movable seating to enable wheelchair access and staff are happy to assist with taking trays to tables.

More info here.

Junglies Gift Shop 

Most aisles are accessible by wheelchair. Staff are also happy to assist disabled visitors tour the shop on a 'one to one' basis wherever possible, helping them with their shopping.

More info here.

Disabled Concessionary Rates

A concessionary rate is £12.49 per person for disabled visitors who are holders of a blue badge or from registered disabled care homes, nursing homes and hospices. This rate also applies to the carers, with a one to one ratio. A carer must be 16 years and over.

To obtain this rate, either a DLA or PIP letter, blue badge or letter of request from the registered disabled care home, nursing home or hospice is required.

Keeper Talks and Demonstrations

Catch a full programme of animal talks and demonstrations throughout the day in the leisure area. These are open to the general public and there is no need to pre-book.

All keeper talks are accessible by wheelchair, with space available either at the back or at the sides of the tiered seating, depending on the talks. Please make yourself/your group known to a member of staff at the beginning of a demonstrations/keeper talks, in case of emergency evacuation.

Walk-Through Animal Exhibits

Australian Walkabout has a specially designed route for wheelchair users. 'Monkey Business' and 'Land of the Lemurs' are also accessible by wheelchair.

Disabled Parking

Parking bays are provided for blue badge holders in the main Leisure Area car park.

Disabled Toilets

These are located at the main entrance to the park, in the Safari Restaurant, in the Mammoth Ark play area, outside the Animal Encounters area, in the main toilet block by Junglies gift shop and adjacent to the Badger Valley play area.

A radar key system is in place for the disabled toilets in the courtyard, please ask a member of staff in Junglies Gift Shop for the key, there will be a returnable £5 desposit for use. Or please feel free to use your own radar key, should you have one.

Changing facilities for larger children and adults are available in the first aid room, please ask staff in Junglies Gift Shop for a key and state your requirements. Unfortunately, there is no hoist equipment available for use.

First Aid

Please approach any member of Woburn staff who will immediately contact one of the qualified first aiders on site.

Hearing Loops

Hearing loops are fitted at till points throughout the Safari Park.

 

If you have any questions regarding accessibility in relation to an upcoming trip you're planning, please contact us on 01525 290407.