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Busch Gardens Tampa

#1 of 197 things to do in Tampa Features Animals
10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
+1 813-884-4386
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Busch Gardens Tampa is the ultimate family adventure, offering 300 acres of fascinating attractions based on exotic explorations around the world. A unique blend of thrilling rides, one of the country's premier zoos with more than 12,000 animals, live shows, restaurants, shops and games, Busch Gardens Tampa provides unrivaled excitement for guests of every age.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
+1 813-884-4386
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Reviewed yesterday

This park has many Animal exhibits, some bird and Falcon shows, live music and entertainment that is very family-friendly. The cost of a ticket is about $90 each. You can upgrade and buy tickets that include food all day too. The rides are really fun...More

Thank TruthAboutRestaurant
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a huge theme park!! It's very clean as well. It's actually surprisingly clean. There are tons of things to do and never a dull moment! You could never get bored of bush gardens!! Love the nature all around and the animals! It's a...More

Thank susan0dunkin
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed time there and so did the kids. The best part was the turn it up show. That was a great ice skating show and will see again soon.

Thank Lester G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had tickets to Busch gardens as part of our sea world tickets. We were staying near international drive so to get the free transport provided with the ticket we had to book it a day in advance( I think this is something hotels should...More

Thank Tonia G
Reviewed yesterday

Having done 2 weeks of Orlando madness we moved to Tampa to try Busch Gardens. The park has a wide range of roller coasters and other rides and attractions. Seeing as it was in the middle of summer school holidays, the longest we had to...More

Thank TattooDubai
Reviewed yesterday

I'll start out with two caveats: 1--this review is a little late, since I was there about a month ago, and 2-- I wasn't able to fully experience everything Busch Gardens offers, so keep that in mind with my review. Our party consisted of myself...More

Thank jjjames0614
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A zoo, rollercoasters and other attractions for all ages. We went in the first week of august and with local kids back to school it wasn't all too busy. The speedpasses are definitely worth the money because it saves several hours that you would otherwise...More

Thank Yeronimo n
Reviewed yesterday

This is a nice place to go, it got many attractions for the whole family. The restaurants have plenty of choices and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Judy34678
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took our older kids and grand son. They absolutely loved this place. If you don't go on all of the rides there are many other attractions. We were probably the oldest in our 70's but still went on 3 amazing rides. Probably wouldn't recommend...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice park, loved the animals and the cleanliness of the park.. Lines for roller coasters were ridiculous.. Hated the fact that they shut down the whole park win it starts raining a little even the activities for the kids

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10 August 2017|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Hello! Entrees, side items, desserts & beverages are available once per hour through the restaurant lines at Zagora Café, Serengeti Overlook™ Pub, Bengal Bistro, Dragon Fire™ Grill and Zambia Smokehouse. Buy One, Get One... More
Ray S
6 August 2017|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Hi Ray! We are proud to salute the men and women of our armed forces and their families. We do provide veterans a 10% discount on gate priced Single Day Tickets at our park ticket windows. However, our best admission offers... More
5 August 2017|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Hello! We do offer WiFi at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.