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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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“roller coasters” (1,575 reviews)
“theme park” (722 reviews)
“falcons fury” (226 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

Arrived 9:45 AM and were on one of the many roller coasters (Cheetah Hunt) by 10:10!! Next up was Cobra's Curse and Mantu before taking the Skyride to Stanleyville and a thrilling run on Sheikra! Then we hoofed it to Panatopia for more thrills on...More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bush garden was all I expected and more. Me and the kid really enjoyed ourselves. .And the shuttle guy Roland was so generous and kind

Thank Shannon M
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Busch Gardens Tampa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review, Shannon! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love coming here because there are so much activities, rides, food, and games to get involve with your family. I highly recommend this place to everyone.

Thank latonja1969
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had earlier in the week spent a day at Discovery Cove and Busch Gardens was included in the ticket price. Busch gardens was about an hour drive away from Orlando but it is definitely worth the journey. We went mid week so the park...More

Thank JosieHappyFaces
Reviewed 2 days ago

One adult and four teens. It cost $105 each for the day ticket and meal plan. Supposedly a discount deal?? We arrived when they opened, paid $20 to park. Made a b-line to the Sheikra rollercoaster to avoid lines - but it was not open...More

Thank ysd D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice to be local. Its a great day for the family. My daughter loves the animals. We go back at lease 5 times a year.

Thank cheryl b
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to Busch Gardens after a recommendation for its rollercoasters. We had a really good time. Didn’t have to queue for any ride because I imagine it’s low season but it wasn’t dead. Food was pretty good for a theme park as well.

Thank Hanna O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Line moves fast, you are going to go ~300ft high and be dropped fast and suddenly after being laid facedown. It's super fun and thrilling. The view is beautiful. I love it!

Thank JackieDave422
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time at the park. It was a quiet day, so great for us. No more than a 5 minute wait at any ride .... loved it. We did the all inclusive meal option - worked great for our family. Food was...More

Thank dish407
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had one afternoon to kill before leaving town the next morning and decided on a whim to visit. We love roller coasters! The special letting first responders in free was a great deal, especially with additional discounted tickets. We were there for about 4...More

Thank CLL479
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Dana S
16 November 2017|
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Response from Rhonda Kay W | Reviewed this property |
I have never used it, because we like to choose what we want and we save money buying our own with a 20% discount from the yearly pass or the fun day pass whichever includes free parking and a discount at the restaurants... More
14 November 2017|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Hello, we do have lockers available throughout the park that you may rent at an additional charge. In addition, you may purchase the Serengeti Safari on the day of your visit if spots are still available.
Lisa H
2 November 2017|
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Response from hopefulangel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a security check will be done before entering the park.