22 November - 23 December 2019


Explorer Basecamp

Wrap up warm and get ready to become a voyager for the night as you join the Great Christmas Expedition at our Explorer Basecamp. This is where you’ll set off on your illuminated journey of The Lanterns this year.

Area highlights

What to LOOK out for

Make your way through shining suitcases piled high before you happen upon huge glowing hot air balloons, enticing you to join us on this expedition around the zoo.

You’ll be greeted by some friendly characters who’ll invite you to discover luminous worlds like you’ve never seen before…


Each flower has been hand made