Animal Adventures: Grades 6-8

Looking for new opportunities to investigate the mysteries of the animal kingdom? Exploration invites discovery and this camp offers it all; from getting closer than you've ever been to exotic animals - to making unforgettable memories along the way. Uncover the inner workings of a premier zoo and meet the professionals that keep it running smoothly.

Animal Adventures Resident Camp is a 3-night camp that starts at 12pm the first day of camp and end at 10am the last day of camp. Busch Gardens® Group Resident Camps are fully chaperoned camps that are housed primarily in our onsite, secure dormitory, Mzinga Lodge, and include the following amenities:
  • 2 Camp T-shirts  and a water bottle
  • Daily meals, snacks & drinks
  • Transportation between Busch Gardens and Tampa International Airport (TPA)
  • Complimentary admission to Busch Gardens following the last day of camp 

Here are just some of the experiences you can expect:
  • Truck across the Serengeti Plain® to meet giraffes, zebra and antelope galore
  • Create animal enrichments in the Zoo Nutrition Center
  • Observe an animal procedure in the Animal Care Center
  • Meet a flamingo beak to nose at Jambo Junction in Nairobi
  • Encounter hippos, lions, hyenas and more
  • Enjoy amazing rides, shows and attractions at Busch Gardens® and Adventure Island® 

$405 per participant, 20 participant minimum, 1 chaperone complimentary per 10 paid participants.