Camp Combo at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Combo Camps

Combine two camps for extra fun!

Please register your child for the grade level they will be entering in the upcoming academic year.
  • XtremeVentures Resident Camp

    Xtreme Ventures Camp at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    In this extended camp, XtremeVenturers enjoy two weeks at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay participating in ZooVentures and ThrillVentures. Explore the Tampa Bay area for two days in between camps, along with your newfound friends! And of course enjoy all the world class rides, shows and animal exhibits Busch Gardens and Adventure Island have to offer.


    7th - 9th Grade 
    This camp is a 12-night long resident camp which begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday and ends promptly the second Thursday morning at 8 a.m. 


    AnimalVentures: AnimalVenturers walk on the wild side at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay! Join us on an adventure of worldwide proportions as we explore the animal kingdom and discover what truly makes animals different. Get neck to neck with giraffes as we traverse the Serengeti Plain™ and see if you can jump higher than kangaroos at Walkabout Way, our Australian Outback!


    ThrillVentures: Looking for a NEW breed of adventure? Challenge all the world class rides, shows and wildlife at Busch Gardens and Adventure Island. Defy gravity on Florida’s first triple launch coaster, Cheetah Hunt, then encounter a few of the world's most awesome animals! Later, splash away the summer heat in the cool pools at Adventure Island or test your snorkeling skills at the beach. Rise to the challenge of our thrilling travel camp designed just for adventurous kids like you!


    Busch Gardens’ Resident Camps are fully chaperoned and include:


    • Transportation between Busch Gardens and Tampa International Airport (TPA)
    • All meals and snacks
    • Four camp T-shirts and a water bottle
    • Housing at our secure, onsite dormitory, Mzinga Lodge, with one overnight in Tiger Lodge

    2018 Dates: Arrive Saturday by 11 a.m., depart the following Thursday at 8 a.m.

    • June 9 - June 21
    • June 16 - June 28
    • June 23 - July 5
    • June 30 - July 12
    • July 7 - July 19
    • July 14 - July 26
    • July 21 - August 2
    • July 28 - August 9
    • August 4 - August 16

    If start date does not appear in calendar we are fully booked for that week.


    Pass Members save 10% on resident camps. Please log in to see discounted pricing. 


    All components and activities are subject to change. Please call (813)884-4FUN (4386) to make changes to reservations.

    GRADES 7-9
    Prices Starting at
    Camper(s) $1,599.00 /ea.
  • Zookeeping: The Series Resident Camp

    Zookeeping Series Camp at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    In this extended camp, Zookeeping the Series campers enjoy two weeks at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay participating in Zookeeping 101 and Zookeeping 201. Explore the Tampa Bay area for two days in between camps, along with your newfound friends! And of course enjoy all the world class rides, shows and animal exhibits Busch Gardens has to offer.


    Grades 10 - College 
    This camp is a 12-night long resident camp which begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday and ends promptly the second Thursday morning at 8 a.m. 


    Zookeeping 101: You can’t get any closer to animals than this! Enhance your conservation knowledge about wildlife as you experience firsthand what it takes to care for a variety of exotic animals from giraffes and hippos to tigers and crocs. Assist zookeepers with their daily routine from cleaning animal habitats and distributing diets, to observing veterinary care in our state-of-the-art Animal Care Center.


    Zookeeping 201: Use your experience and take zookeeping to the next level. Join Busch Gardens' professionals in reallife, hands-on animal care at one of the nation’s largest zoos. Practice your husbandry skills alongside dedicated zookeepers. Turn your knowledge about saving wildlife into action during a hands-on conservation project offsite.


    Busch Gardens’ Resident Camps are fully chaperoned and include:

    • Transportation between Busch Gardens and Tampa International Airport (TPA)
    • All meals and snacks
    • Four camp T-shirts and a water bottle
    • Housing at our secure, onsite dormitory, Mzinga Lodge

    2018 Dates: arrive Saturday by 11 a.m., depart the second Thursday at 8 a.m.

    • June 9 - 21
    • June 23 - July 5
    • July 7 - 19
    • July 21 - Aug 2
    • Aug 4 - 16

    If start date does not appear in calendar we are fully booked for that week

    Pass Members save 10% on resident camps. Please log in to see discounted pricing. 


    All components and activities are subject to change. Please call (813)884-4FUN (4386) to make changes to reservations.

    GRADES 10 - COLLEGE
    Prices Starting at
    Camper(s) $1,599.00 /ea.
  • Zookeeping Intensive Resident Camp

    Zookeeping Intensive Camp at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    In this extended camp, Zookeeping Intensive, campers enjoy two weeks at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay participating in Zookeeping 201 and Zoo Careers. Explore the Tampa Bay area for two days in between camps, along with your newfound friends! And of course enjoy all the world class rides, shows and animal exhibits Busch Gardens has to offer.


    Grades 10 - College 
    This camp is a 12-night long resident camp which begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday and ends promptly the second Thursday morning at 8 a.m. 


    Zookeeping 201:
    Use your experience and take zookeeping to the next level. Join Busch Gardens' professionals in real life, hands-on animal care at one of the nation’s largest zoos. Practice your husbandry skills alongside dedicated zookeepers. Turn your knowledge about saving wildlife into action during a hands-on conservation project offsite.


    Zoo Careers: Considering a future in the animal care field? This is your chance to draw on the keepers’ expertise and sample a zoo career! This intense camp allows you to explore maintaining animals primarily in one zoo area. Zoo Careers includes everything from scrubbing, raking and preparing animal diets, to sharing animal information with park guests. Under the guidance of professional zookeepers, campers work behind the scenes daily, with the opportunity to network and ask hard questions about best practices or career direction.


    Busch Gardens’ Resident Camps are fully chaperoned and include:

    • Transportation between Busch Gardens and Tampa International Airport (TPA)
    • All meals and snacks
    • Four camp T-shirts and a water bottle
    • Housing at our secure, onsite dormitory, Mzinga Lodge

    2018 Dates: arrive Saturday by 11 a.m. Week 1, depart 8 a.m. Thursday Week 2

    • June 16 -28
    • June 30 - July 12
    • July 14 - 26
    • July 28 - August 9

    Pass Members save 10% on resident camps. Please log in to see discounted pricing. 


    All components and activities are subject to change. Please call (813)884-4FUN (4386) to make changes to reservations.

    Grades 10 - College
    Prices Starting at
    Camper(s) $1,599.00 /ea.
  • Careers In-Depth Resident Camp

    Careers In Depth Camp at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    In this extended camp, Careers In-Depth, campers enjoy two weeks at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay participating in Zoo Careers and Vet Careers. Explore the Tampa Bay area for two days in-between camps, along with your newfound friends! And of course enjoy all the world class rides, shows and animal exhibits Busch Gardens and SeaWorld® Orlando have to offer.

    12th Grade - College Students -
    This camp is a 12-night long resident camp which begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday and ends promptly the second Thursday morning at 8 a.m. 


    Zoo Careers: Considering a future in the animal care field? This is your chance to draw on the keepers’ expertise and sample a zoo career! This intense camp allows you to explore maintaining animals primarily in one zoo area. Zoo Careers includes everything from scrubbing, raking and preparing animal diets, to sharing animal information with park guests. Under the guidance of professional zookeepers, campers work behind the scenes daily, with the opportunity to network and ask hard questions about best practices or career direction.


    Vet Careers: Aspiring to become a professional in veterinary healthcare? Join our Vet Career's staff and experience veterinary medicine firsthand! Shadow staff on rounds, participate in labs and professional development classes and observe procedures. Campers work behind-the-scenes to explore what it means to be on the vet team at a world-class zoo.


    Busch Gardens’ Resident Camps are fully chaperoned and include:

    • Transportation between Busch Gardens and Tampa International Airport (TPA)
    • All meals and snacks
    • Four camp T-shirts and a water bottle
    • Housing at our secure, onsite dormitory, Mzinga Lodge

    2018 Dates: arrive Saturday by 11 a.m. Week 1, depart 8 a.m. Thursday Week 2

    • June 9 - 21
    • June 16 - 28
    • July 7 - 19
    • July 14 - 26

    If start date does not appear in calendar we are fully booked for that week


    Pass Members save 10% on resident camps. Please log in to see discounted pricing. 


    All components and activities are subject to change. Please call (813)884-4FUN (4386) to make changes to reservations.

    Grades 12 - College
    Camper(s) $1,599.00 /Camper(s)