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Canal Boat Holiday guests who enjoy visiting Safari Parks, Zoos and Aquariums will have plenty to choose from during their stay.

On your Canal Boat Holiday exploring Worcester go along to West Midland Safari Park and join in with their 40th anniversary celebrations.

The recent opening of a spectacular new drive through African lion exhibit marks the 40th Anniversary.

The Park came into being on 17th April 1973 and was officially opened by Sophia Loren.

The entertainment was limited during those early days, but visitors flocked to this new attraction,to see the lions and the chimpanzees.

Nowadays the the Park holds many species that are endangered in the wild and are included in over 20 breeding programmes including giraffes white and Indian rhino.

From our Canal Boat Holiday base at Hliperton on the Kennet And Avon Canal visit Bristol Zoo and enjoy an amazing world of animals.

To get up close to the sharks and turtles go to The Sealife Centre near to Gas Street Basin in Birmingham.

This can easily be reached in a few hours from our Canal Boat Holiday resort at Alvechurch.

Drayton Manor is not only brilliant for its theme park but there is also a Zoo there visit both whilst you are on your Canal Boat Holiday.

If you are cruising the Grand Ring on your Canal Boat Holiday stop off and visit Woburn Safari Park and Woburn Abbey.

Our resort at Anderton is a perfect place to start your Canal Boat Holiday if you want to visit Chester Zoo or the Blue Planet Aquarium at Ellesmere Port.

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