Immerse yourself in the African savannah while exploring how so many herbivores live peacefully side by side. Discover how one of the most dangerous animals in Africa eats from the same source as a zebra while not outwardly competing with it and the importance of lions to maintaining enough food to support the many herbivores that call the African savannah home.

What's included:

  • 1 backpack per 20 students maximum
  • pre-written tour (link below)
  • additional information and supporting pictures
  • animal artifacts and activity resources


Pick up before 10am. Return anytime before 3pm. Pick up location: At the north gift shop by Penguin Plunge

Fees for 19/20 school year, entrance fee included in cost:

$165 September – June
$8.00 as a program add-on September – June

*Program add-on is when booked in addition to a regular School Program.


Student Group Tickets

The Calgary Zoo offers discounted rates for school groups of 15 students or greater. Rates also apply to preschools and daycares. You will also be provided a specific number of FREE chaperone tickets to ensure your school group has adequate supervision. 

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