Vision Quest Ranch is home to the Monterey Zoological Society which cares for over 100 exotic animals as well as E.A.R.S. a nonprofit elephant sanctuary. An overnight stay at the Vision Quest Safari Bed and Breakfast allows people to get closer to exotic animals than they would on an African safari. Stay in an authentic African style bungalow and listen to the lions and tigers roaring only yards away. Each canvas walled suite is creatively decorated and appointed with most conveniences found in a hotel suite. Suites are individually decorated in their own animal decor including the Giraffe Manor the Big Cat House the Pachyderm Palace The Monkey Manor Josefs Jungle the Bears Den the Leopards Lair and the Zebra Zone. Some bungalows have a large deck providing a spectacular view of the 5acre elephant play yard. All bungalows have a full bathroom TVVCR refrigerator and coffee maker. Awaken to a continental breakfast delivered by one of our elephants. Guests will meet some of the trainers on their evening walks with a few of the Zoo Animals weather and animals permitting. Guaranteed to be an overnight experience found nowhere else not even in Africa. Some of the more adventurous choose to add a fullcontact animal tour to their stay. Monterey Zoo offers a Pachyderm Package which is a full contact elephant tour a VIP Package which is a full contact tour with an elephant monkey and a small exotic cat and the Walk With the Animals Package which is an all day tour where guests tailor their day to what animals they would like to spend time with. Children must be at least 4 years old to stay at the B and B. For children Monterey Zoo offers safari day camps RoarnSnore overnight camps educational shows birthday parties and much more. Monterey Zoos daily tour is open to all ages. Visit the Monterey Zoo an African Safari Adventure in Monterey County.