Address: 47900 Portola Ave, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Area: 2.819 mi²
Closed ⋅ Opens 8AM Tue
No. of animals: 430
Notable animals: Shellie Muujiza, Sudi, Tuli, Dante, Pula, Ntombi, Bela, Margo, Harold, Hesabu, Pona, Dadisi, Ayo, Kali, Sethunya
At the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in the Californian city of Palm Desert, visitors can admire the flora and fauna of various desert regions of the world. The Eagle Canyon is home to Eagles and mountain lions, while the village WaTuTu is home to camels, leopards and hyenas. Here you can also listen to the storytellers who know how to tell fascinating stories about Africa’s wildlife. An attraction of the zoo is also the large animal carousel, where small and large visitors can make their rounds on the backs of lions, Zebras and co.