Give the Gift of Camp

The holidays are approaching fast, and if you’re running out of time or are unsure what to get your favorite curious kid, then the Virginia Zoo has the perfect gift in mind. Send a kindergartner or 1st through 8th grader to summer camp at the Zoo!

Purchase a gift certificate for a week of Summer Safari Camp 2019, and you’ll receive a Grab-n-Go Zoodoption package of your choice and a 12-ounce Camelbak water bottle for the child to bring to camp!

You can choose from nine different Grab-n-Go Zoodoptions:
• Two-toed sloth
• Red panda cubs
• Giraffe
• Rhinoceros viper
• Siamese crocodile
• Tiger
• Poison dart frog
• White rhino
• Baby Sofie the orangutan

Zoodoption packages include a plush, adoption certificate, fact sheet, photo and magnet frame in an easy-to-give box with handle.

Kindergartner Camp certificates are only $175, a wild savings of $99 for the entire package! Camp certificates for 1st through 8th graders are $295, an amazing savings of $119 on the package!

Safari camps are an exciting opportunity for students to dive into nature in a safe, hands-on, and age-appropriate setting. Campers of all abilities and learning styles can enjoy a fun, action-packed week where they will encounter animals up close, express their creativity, and explore the entire Zoo. With behind-the-scenes adventures and games galore, Safari Camp is a new way to discover the natural world.

A typical week of camp includes hikes through the Zoo, meet and greets with Animal Ambassadors, crafts, games, behind-the-scenes experiences and more! Summer Safari camp dates and tracks vary by school age group and can be found here.

Gift certificates expire August 23, the last day of Summer Safari Camps, and there are only a limited quantity of these discounted certificates. Don’t hesitate and buy yours today!