Past Event
21 March 2020 6:00 am - 21 March 2020 9:00 am

National Zoological Gardens of South Africa, 232 Boom St, Daspoort 319-Jr, Pretoria, 0001, South Africa

Fun Walks are held every 3rd Saturday of the month. Distance is +-5km. Suitable for all ages. Entrance fee includes a medal. In summer months, gates open at 06:00 for 06:30. During May, June, July and August, gates open at 06:30 for 07:00. Fun Walk ends at 08:30. Medals will be issued until 09:00. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
For more information on this Fun Walk please contact Lettie: from Tuesday to Thursday between 09:00 and 14:00. Tel +27 12 323 0294 or Email


Elephant seal

Elephant Seals can hold their breath for up TWO HOURS! But how? Well, seals have more blood in their bodies than any other animal and, since oxygen is stored and carried around the body in blood, it allows them to hold their breath for an extra long time.