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Busch Gardens Tampa

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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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“theme park” (779 reviews)
“thrill rides” (359 reviews)
“falcons fury” (221 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
+1 813-884-4386
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family visited last week and had a great time. Great rides, short queues and great location!! What more do you need!

Thank Jon G
Reviewed yesterday

Where to begin, there is so much to do here. It is a park with rides and is also a zoo so you can explore and have fun along the way. There are plenty of restaurants on site we recommend Zambia smoke house, you do...More

Thank williamsH2473EO
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great theme park for rides, except when it rains! The whole park pretty much closes down when it rains, but it's worth sticking around until it ends as lots of people leave and it means the queues are shorter! The roller coasters...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Please check what rides are off before paying the entrance fee !!! We visited twice in 2 weeks only to be told “ Sheikra would be working today “ Very disappointing!

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

October is fun for the little ones. They can come dressed up and grab a bag at the beginning of Elmo's world and go station to station trick or treating for candy. Grown up fun happens at night with howl-o-scream. Just fyi parents alcohol is...More

Thank LindsayNjoe429
Reviewed 2 days ago

We only got to go on one ride, one coaster and through one house. Love on East coast so think we will stick with Halloween horror nights.waIt times were 1-2 hi outs

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So with all the hype my wife and I have heard about Howl o scream we HAD to check it out, especially after our awesome experience at HHN 2 weeks ago. Let me begin with how disappointed we were. First of all when you walk...More

Thank Machoman12
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went to Busch Gardens on my own using the free transportation from Mears from Orlando. I have been to Universal Studios many times and love it IOA too but to me the parks are totally different. There wasn't the crazy wait times at Busch,even...More

Thank Leanne1910
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went on Friday the 13th. The houses and scare zones were great and we had a blast. Everyone in costume made the experience fun. However, the other staff members were unfriendly, uninformative to locations and times and we're non inviting to...More

Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tons of fun. Worth the price. Thanks for all the fun and laughs. I will be back 2018. Houses were amazing and scary!!!

Thank mikewells56
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Darlene H
30 September 2017|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Hi Darlene! Our 2018 Summer Camps have not been released at this time.
2 September 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
You should be just fine
2 September 2017|
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Response from Rick M | Reviewed this property |
No September October and November are relatively quiet. more so on weekdays than weekends however weekdays can sometimes be busier with class trips and international travel groups. the weekend hours in November are Saturday... More