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NEW Dino Bus


Africa Tram and Dino Bus Closed August 14-16

The Africa tram route between Junction Plaza and Akiba Market will be closed for maintenance August 14-16. Africa animal habitats will be open and are best seen by walking. The North America tram route and the parking lot shuttles between Africa and North America will operate as normal. The Dino Bus will be closed. The FUN PASS will be available for purchase, but Dino Bus will not be included. The Carousel, Dino Island 4-D and Dragonfly Paddle Boat attractions will be open. While Dino Bus is closed, the FUN PASS is still a $3 savings for guests who wish to purchase all three of the open attractions.

Apr - Oct, Open daily, 11:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Cost: Additional $2 per person or included in the FUN PASS 
 
Located at Junction Plaza

Who doesn’t love the fun, thrills and excitement of a dinosaur hunt? Dino Bus is a new way to see animatronic dinosaurs on an express ride from the center of the Park to either the North America or Africa parking lot. Guests relax in open-air buses and get a narrated tour while seeing four dynamic, colorful dinosaurs. There are four unique animatronic dinosaurs along each tour route.

Two Ways to Ride

  1. Buy the FUN PASS. The FUN PASS wrist band holders enjoy unlimited access to both North America and Africa Dino Bus rides.  The FUN PASS may be purchased at the Africa, North America and Junction Plaza ticket booths.
  2. Buy Dino Bus tickets for $2.  Allows guests to take a one-way Dino Bus express ride to either the North America or Africa parking lot. Dino Bus tickets may be purchased at the Junction Plaza.

Dino Bus Routes

The two Dino Bus routes are boarded at the Junction Dino Bus stop near the Aviary. Choose either the North America or Africa tour to take an express ride to the parking lot where you parked your vehicle.




Dragonfly Paddle Boats

Face Painting and Caricatures

NEW Dino Bus

Zoofari

DINO ISLAND 4-D

Carousel

Acacia Station Giraffe Deck

kidZone

Air Hike Ropes Course

FUN PASS

Hiking Trails

Playground

Pokemon GO at NC Zoo

The Prairie Geyser


Dragonfly Paddle Boats

Face Painting and Caricatures

NEW Dino Bus

Zoofari

DINO ISLAND 4-D

Carousel

Acacia Station Giraffe Deck

kidZone

Air Hike Ropes Course

FUN PASS

Hiking Trails

Playground

Pokemon GO at NC Zoo

The Prairie Geyser


Dragonfly Paddle Boats

Face Painting and Caricatures

NEW Dino Bus

Zoofari

DINO ISLAND 4-D

Carousel

Acacia Station Giraffe Deck

kidZone

Air Hike Ropes Course

FUN PASS

Hiking Trails

Playground

Pokemon GO at NC Zoo

The Prairie Geyser