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Address: 10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
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+1 813-884-4386
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Busch Gardens Tampa is the ultimate family adventure, offering 300 acres of...

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.

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Great family fun place

There were just so many things to enjoy at this park, went with my parents, my brother and my 14 year old son. We all found something to do. The rollercoasters are just amazing.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Esther R
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Reykjavík/Eastbourne
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Reykjavík/Eastbourne
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There were just so many things to enjoy at this park, went with my parents, my brother and my 14 year old son. We all found something to do. The rollercoasters are just amazing.

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Thank Esther R
Tampa, Florida
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a beautiful park. It is so well taken care of. The trees, shrubs and flowers are so pretty. The way they decorate with pots and things is very attractive. The shows were good too. We went on the Safari and got to feed the Giraffes. It was a nice time. The care takers are compassionate about what they do... More 

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Temecula, California
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160 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited here with grandsons during Spring Break. This park has beautiful gardens and topiary in addition to safari grounds and, of course, great rides. We loved the many thrilling coaster rides. The park is divided into sections and each section has thrill rides and various food concessions. At the end of our day we rode the train around the park... More 

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Thank Nellie M
New Port Richey, Florida
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149 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have not been here for awhile but Busch Gardens did not disappoint. The park was clean and the animals look well cared for. Went on Cheetah Hunt - 4 paws way up. Falcons Fury also was fun. Pass on Cobra's Curse for it looked just like the name as it broke down repeatedly during the time I was there. Montu... More 

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Thank dw18606
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This years visit was a free return as we came two years ago and due to a thunderstorm the park was closed . So beware in the case of a thunderstorm they will shut the park down - if this happens go to guest services they will issue free return passes . However this year was perfect ! There is... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We watch The Wild Life Docs so we were totally geeked out by out visit to Busch Gardens. We took the Safari during visit and thoroughly enjoyed out up close experience with the giraffes. We also enjoyed The Goo Goo Dolls at the Food and Wine Festival (awesome show!). We will definitely visit again.

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Thank Timothy J
Las Vegas, Nevada
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited Busch Gardens Tampa earlier this month and thought it was a great park. I got to see a hippo being fed (both above & below water views), I got to feed a giraffe fresh lettuce and see the animal hospital. There was a lot of walking so wear comfy shoes, but the combination of wildlife, education & rides... More 

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memphis
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57 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great day at the park. It is a good mix between animals, rides, and shows. It's nice when you are walking to a place and you can see an alligator or an elephant along the way. I wanted to write a quick note on the safari ride. It is a half hour tour where you stand on... More 

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Thank memphis_m
Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent, great landscaping, wasn't too happy about rides being closed and shut down, overall still Excellent!

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Curtis Bay
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58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One of our kids fell and skinned himself up and several peaple told us to go to first aid. We asked some one where it was and he said to sit there and 1st aid would come to us. It was only a couple minutes and a medic came to us. He said it was a lot quicker for them... More 

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