Animal Camp


8 - 10 year 10 - 12 year

Are you the adventure-minded type and nuts about animals? Then this animal camp is perfect for you! You'll be spending the week doing fun and interesting activities centred on the care of animals. The highlight of the week is a visit to the real jungle at Burgers’ Zoo in the town of Arnhem AND you will visit Hof van Eckberge!

Are you between 12 and 16 years old? Then check out our Animal Care Camp

  • Joining in on a Dairy Farm
  • Adventuring in Burgers' Zoo
  • Ostrich Farm
  • Campfire Evenings
  • Swimming
  • Wildly Fun!
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What you need to know

On ECKspedition during our Animal Camp!

In the ECKspedition zoo, you'll embark on an expedition and come face to face with animal species from all over the world. One moment you're in South America, and within 5 minutes, you find yourself in Australia!

Furthermore, on the World Nature Expedition at Burgers' Bush, you'll learn how to hit the bullseye in archery at our outdoor center. At the genuine ostrich farm, you'll encounter real ostriches up close! On the dairy farm, you'll discover how to be the best farmer. Of course, there's also plenty of time for other adventures and activities such as swimming, bowling, raft building, and much more!

The arrival time for this camp is on Sunday between 2:00 PM and 2:30 PM and concludes on Saturday between 11:00 AM and 11:30 AM.


Where are you staying

Animal Camp | Accommodation

The Animal Camp takes place at the Base Camp of Markant Outdoor Center in Braamt. The extensive grounds of Markant Outdoor Center provide an ideal location for many camp activities, including evening games, making a campfire, a night excursion, and of course, the talent show.

The round and ecological group accommodation on the Markant Outdoor Center premises serves as sleeping quarters for you and your peers. This unique building is primarily constructed from wood, features a grass roof, and has a fireplace in the center. The bedrooms are connected to the central hall and each room has three bunk beds.

The on-site restaurant is utilized for breakfast, lunch (or preparing packed lunches) and dinner.

What are we going to do

Board games Party games will often be played in the moments of rest, so who would you like to challenge for a game of crazy8’s, pickomino or Ludo. Board games More information
Disco bowlen Be bowling. The disco lights make it extra fun! Disco bowlen More information
Hexathlon Teams compete against each other in various challenging sports and crazy games. Hexathlon More information
Raft Building Learn how to build your own raft with your campmates. After that you will test it on the water! Raft Building More information
Ostrich farm Come face to face with this special animals on the ostrich farm. They also do you dare to enter? Ostrich farm More information
Movie Night Chill out and movie watching during the movie night. Cozy in our homemade outdoor movie theater. Movie Night More information
Campfire Sing, tell stories and jokes. To sum up cosiness to the campfire! Campfire More information
Dropping Together with your camp and a crewmember get a blindfold on and your with a van somewhere dropped. Can you still find the way back to the camp? Dropping More information
Burgers Zoo Swim in 8 million liters of water, go on an adventure in the indoor jungle or admire the vultures in the desert! Burgers Zoo More information
Living Stratego With two teams you will look for a suitable place to play this game on the outdoor terrain. Which teams will be first to capture the flag from the opponent? Living Stratego More information
Hof van Eckberge Go on ECKspedition and discover the most extraordinary animals! Hof van Eckberge More information
Archery Under the guidance of our instructor you are shooting the arrow in the middle of the bull's-eye! Archery More information
Open Mic Night A smashing end of the week! The music turns on and the lemonade will flow! Open Mic Night More information
BBQ Barbecue at the and of the Summercamp. BBQ More information
join the farmer at the farm Make your food bucket and feed the cows in the barn? Together with a real farmer you'll learn everything about the farm and you get the change to help take care of the animals. join the farmer at the farm More information
Palenpa Palènpa is a unique way of building huts. Together with your camp mates you will build a beautiful fortress without sawing and carpentry! Palenpa More information
Roasting marshmallows No campfire is complete without the delicious smell of roasted marshmallows, pierce one on a stick and make sure they are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside. That will be a feast! Roasting marshmallows More information
Swimming Pool Splashing around during the visit to a subtropical swimming pool. Swimming Pool More information
What is included


  • Summer Camps T-shirt
  • Lodging
  • Meals and snacks
  • Activities as mentioned
  • Transport by taxi bus to various programmes
  • A fun team of camp counselors
  • Outdoor instructors

Not included

  • Travel insurance
  • Cancellation insurance
  • Pocket money
What are the costs

Age group

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price 590,00