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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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“thrill rides” (361 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I travelled with our 2 year old daughter to Busch Gardens in December. We paid for the tickets in the UK, ticket prices were cheaper than in USA and also cheaper than Disney tickets. The route to the parking lot was not...More

Thank hanovercigars
Reviewed yesterday

We owned 1 year pass to this park and we loved every visit! It's a great place to go whether you have small kids or adult teenagers, because they have fun stuff for every age. Tons of heart pumping rides for adults and exciting rides...More

Thank FloridaGirlLU
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great day to visit Busch Gardens with family. Can't wait for tonight and Christmas Town and the tour.

Thank Beverly W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They really have the best roller coaster rides in Florida. There’s a variety of attractions, and it’s the best hang out spot.

1  Thank Sae O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Going to Busch Gardens is for people of all ages everyone still has that inner child and this is the place to let it shine the rides are very cool, and in the off season it's the best, the water park makes you laugh and...More

1  Thank Kim P
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of my Bucket List items...to be a Keeper for a day..this is a great opportunity to see the great care that the animals receive and the value of saving the endangered species on this planet. The care givers are dedicated to the well being...More

2  Thank JuJuB45
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took family there for the Christmas time displays and events. The best time we have ever had! The music, lights, performers, everything excellent! Traditional and contemporary Christian music and traditional Christmas songs performed by top quality artists. Over the top good stuff! The best...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are many reasons for the small crowds at Busch Gardens.A few are rides down for "maintenance"-yes,we really believe that-surly workers,and gouging you for everything.Other than that,the shows are excellent.More

1  Thank bravesfan9
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Busch Gardens Tampa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave you feedback. We make every effort to provide notice to our guest when attractions are undergoing maintenance or extended closures. Despite annual maintenance and daily operating inspections, our rides can experience technical difficulties, just as any other...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We bought season passes to Busch Gardens when our son was young, and now we have passes with our granddaughter. It is worth every penny. It has the very best roller coasters -- ranging from a little one for first timers up to really exciting...More

1  Thank Janet B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Busch gardens yesterday and had a brilliant day, even better than expected. Arrived at 10am and there was plenty to do right through until closing time. Park was spotless, no queue's for the rides, good selection of animals to see. Food and drinks reasonably...More

2  Thank jlowehomewood
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Brittany L
13 December 2017|
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Response from Jessica J | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Shawn, check with the operator because each ride is different. I take a young man with me that is 6'4" and weighs a little over 300. He is able to ride many of the coasters, but he always asks for the most... More
Natalie K
11 December 2017|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Hello Natalie, guests must be 5 years of age or older to experience the Serengeti Safari tour.