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Address: 10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
Phone Number: +1 888-800-5447
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9:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Birdwatching, Dining
Description: Busch Gardens Tampa is the ultimate family adventure, offering 300 acres...
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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Mix between amusement park and zoo

It started raining after we got inside, so all attractions were closed for several hours before opening again. The thrill rides were okay, the rollercoaster Kumba was by far the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Dennis P
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

It started raining after we got inside, so all attractions were closed for several hours before opening again. The thrill rides were okay, the rollercoaster Kumba was by far the best one. Montu was quite a dissapointment since only the first row has any clear view forward. All the animals were cool to see.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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99 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Busch Gardens worth the visit in all types of aspects. If you're going in a low season day and with a clear sky, definitely your experience will be so much better. The place is huge, with tons of attractions to all ages, information everywhere and fun guaranteed. If there's not too many people, it's possible to ride the best attractions... More 

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Worthing
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Although not themed I liked this better for the rides than the Disney and Universal parks - queues were much shorter, didn't wait more than 30 mins and when park opened at 8 we could just go straight back on. Sheikra is great and not as scary as it looks

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Hartville, Ohio
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108 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Thank you Busch Gardens for your military discount. This enabled our family to visit the park. Great coasters! Cheetah Hunt was one of the best coasters I've been on (we are die hard Cedar Point fans). Loved the integration of the animal exhibits. Great water rides and kids' fountain areas. The only complaint we had with our day was the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Loved the rides! Loved the safari! loved it all!! Wow this place is amazing!! we got here early and did most of the rides before the park filled up so didn't queue for long at all! Everyone needs to do falcons fury ( my mum's husbands favourite lol) its a must :) its amazing!! All the rides are really good!... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

An adventure that needs a lot of courage. All roller coasters are fantastic, but Sheikra is a must!! visiting the animals and safari is sensational.

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Orlando, Fl
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is an Amazing Ice Show. Playing at the Moroccan Palace around the cornee from the Front entrance. The theme revolves around exploring the outdoor world of animal life under the sea, in the rain forest and jungle. The ice skaters are amazing and beautiful costumes make this show come to life. My tip is to arrive 30 minutes prior... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It was our fisrt time visting there and man did we have a great time the family had a great time there and the midnight summer show was amazing. the performers was amamzing the food was great and the rides was so cool i am afraid of heights but i dot on some rides anyways.

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Conway, South Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Had a great time visiting the park again. Hard to beat what it has to offer. Always friend staff. Plenty of Coasters for a good day of riding.

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Tampa, Florida
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I took my kids 6 & 7 to busch gardens but it was a horrible experience because my 6 yr old could not get on many rides. She cried most of the day because there are only a few good rides for her age but the good ones were closed (not working). Everything is all spread out and impossible to... More 

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Additional Information about Busch Gardens

Address: 10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
Phone Number: +1 888-800-5447
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 3 - 3

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