The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook

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 Santa's Land
Family Theme Park & Zoo

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Santa's Land Theme Park

   Santa's Land Family Theme Park & Zoo, built in the 1960's and still open to the public, is located in Cherokee and offers a variety of family-oriented attractions including the Rudicoaster, Santa's Express Train, Zoo Land, Jingle Bell Theater and Santa's House. The park also has food concessions and a gift shop.

Website: Santa's Land Family Theme Park & Zoo
Cherokee NC
Distance: 45 minutes from Asheville
Address: 571 Wolfetown Road, Cherokee NC 28719
Telephone: 828-497-9191
Hours: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. seven days a week
Fees: $18.46 adults and children, children under 2 free
Allow: 1-2 hours
Nearby: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cherokee Indian Reservation
Directions: From Asheville take I-40 west to exit 27 (Great Smoky Mountains Expressway). Continue west on U.S. 74 past Waynesville, Sylva, and Dillsboro to exit 74, Cherokee. U.S.Hwy 441 will take you into Cherokee.

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