Who’s ready for a day full of family fun, friendly animals, and fierce rides in Florida? The ultimate family adventure begins when the theme park meets the zoo. Delve into adrenaline-filled rides and animal encounters in Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Zoo. Feed your adventurous self with an up-close view of the animals in ZooTampa. Give in to this unique blend of fun and fascination today!
Have a preview of this amazing animal kingdom plus thrilling rides in Busch Gardens Tampa Zoo. Never a dull moment in North America’s zoo as over 12,000 animals greet you and get tossed up and down in their jaw-dropping roller coasters, rides, world-class shows, zookeeper-for-a-day experience, behind-the-scenes tours, and safari-themed dining.
Busch Gardens Zoo features animal experiences, rides and attractions, world-famous shows, and seasonal events, making it perfect for the whole fam! With various animals to see, your kiddies will surely spend a day exploring and learning. Busch Gardens is committed to taking care of the animals, and through their initiatives in their animal care center, visitors can observe and take part in the animal care experience.
See and meet unique resident animals in the Serengeti Plain and Edge of Africa, like the magnificent patterned zebras, full-grown giraffes, majestic lions, and fierce hyenas. Come face to face with the giants, hippos, elephants, and rhinos. Encounter the ferocious cheetah, tiger, alligator, other reptiles, and many more! Hop on an open-air tour in the spectacular Serengeti Safari and chance upon African wildlife. Lastly, capture lasting memories with animals in the Serengeti Plain!
Don’t miss out on the adrenaline-inducing rides and attractions! Fly high and above the 65-acre Serengeti Plain in the all-new Serengeti Flyer. Get on the horrifically fun roller coasters starting off with the high-speed, triple-launch roller coaster, Cheetah Hunt. Other must-ride roller coasters include Iron Gwazi, Tigris, SheiKra, Montu, and Kumba. Kid-friendly rides are also available. Get ready to have a blast in the Grand Carousel Ride and Air Grover. Have an amazing ride in the carousel-style motorcycle ride for kiddies in Desert Runners. Jump on the family classic Ubanga-Banga Bumper Cars and Kiddie Train. In Busch Gardens, there is a whole lot to discover and enjoy!
Ready to conquer the natural refuge at the heart of Lowry Park? Let your senses come alive as you discover ZooTampa at Lowry Park’s lush habitat and up-close encounters with amazing animals. Enhance the sensory experience with the sounds of jolly monkeys and majestic giraffes that are heard throughout the area. Enjoy a warm, peaceful stroll and be one with nature in Tampa Florida.
This award-winning zoo houses over 1300 animals with a huge habitat area, so you can always have something new to explore. Regardless if you're coming up close with the playful elephants, the endangered Florida panther's elegant movements, marveling at a magnificent flamingo's beautiful feathers, meeting African animals, or going on Safari tours, every trip to Zoo Tampa is truly an extraordinary quest for all ages.
What makes ZooTampa remarkable is its leading conservation of endangered animals advocacy in the United States. Be part of the movement and learn more about the lifesaving care of animals in the zoo. Spend time learning about manatees from the leader of rescue rehabilitation and release of Florida species. ZooTampa is also topnotch in the lifesaving treatment of the majestic manatees at David A Straz Jr Manatee Critical Care Center.
With an abundance of things to experience and learn, the fun doesn't end with close encounters when you view animals. Zoo Tampa also offers an array of facilities to ensure a relaxing and enjoyable experience. Stop for a moment and begin the fun at the zoo with a splash at the Roaring Springs—plunge in a refreshing water adventure ride, perfect for adults and kids alike. Kids can also enjoy the splash area, so make sure to bring extra clothes!
Add a foodie-filled break and have glorious eats in one of the many sumptuous dining options, from light snacks to heavy meal restaurants. Make sure to take an item home with you at one of the gift shops in the park filled with unique items.
Whatever you’re looking for, this package has something just for you! ZooTampa's amenities and experiences and Busch Garden theme park make it perfect for family vacations. Head on to where education and entertainment are packed into one!