Kyushu Natural Zoological Park "African Safari"
It is the largest safari park zoo in Japan. There are 70 species, 1400 animals living here. You can observe the large animals in your own car or Jungle bus in the "Safari Zone". You can pet kangaroos, miniature horses, guinea pigs and other small animals in "Fureai Zone".
Address: 2-1755-1 Minami Hata, Ajimu-machi, Usa-shi, Oita
Hours open to visitors: 9:00～17:00 (11/1～2/28 10:00～16:00)
Admission Fee: Admission Adult（High school student and over） 2,300yen
Child（4 years old to Middle school student）1,300yen
Annual Free Pass Adult：5,000yen Child：3,000yen
Directions: From JR Beppu station, take Kamenoibus to“African Safari, Ajimu” for 50 minutes. 8 km from Hayami IC on Usa-Beppu Road.
[Parking] 1500 parking spaces are available for free.