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Serengeti Night Safari at Busch Gardens

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Address: 10001 McKinley Dr., Busch Gardens, Tampa, FL
Phone Number: 888-800-5447
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The Night Safari is a great time!

As annual passholders we've gone to both the day and night safari a few times. The night safari is a bit more expensive but definitely worth doing; food and beverages at the Crown... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
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Tampa, Florida
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Tampa, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

As annual passholders we've gone to both the day and night safari a few times. The night safari is a bit more expensive but definitely worth doing; food and beverages at the Crown Colony, a campfire talk, a walk around to see the animals at night (definitely a different perspective) top it off with a drive feeding the giraffes at... More 

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Morehead, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Did the night safari for the first time and wasn't sure what to expect. We ended up having so much fun. The guides make the event. Very friendly and funny and so knowledgable. You can tell they love their job. They had a good selections of drinks and appetizers . The only miss was it would have been nice to... More 

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High Point
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159 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Enjoyable day or night It's enjoyable to see animals in a semi natural habitat We also enjoy that aspect of being able to interact with some of the animals especially the giraffes Would be nice to spend a little more time on the tour

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Tampa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I am an annual pass holder, I also bought them for my daughter and son (he is Legally Blind, Physically and Mentally Handicapped) and there are lots of things for him to do, he likes riding the train, sky ride and going to the shows. During the summer they have night concerts and shows which he loves to listen to.... More 

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Florida
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75 reviews 75 reviews
8 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My husband and I did this tour recently and loved it. Ride through the Serengeti was cool but petting and feeding the giraffes was even better! We loved this experience and would do it again :) Good value for money!

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Odessa,fl
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a half hour long, $30 and worth it. Good overall about the animals on display and feeding the Giraffes.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We have done this several times and love it. You really get close to the animals and even get the chance to feed them.

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Tampa, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The was hands down my most favorite thing to do at Busch Gardens. You feel like you own the park as they let you roam part of it after dark. What a great experience.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

It is very nice, but not worth the money. I wouldn't pay that again. Maybe I expected more than that , just was kind of middle of the road.

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Tampa, Florida
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158 attraction reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My son wanted to see the Giraffes and I finally agreed. I was pleasantly surprised of how much fun this attraction was. We will definitely visit again

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