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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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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
+1 813-884-4386
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had an amazing day here. The rides are top notch for thrill seekers. If you're a family with teenagers, it's great! I also saw a lot of retirees, believe it or not. I had passes for Animal Kingdom last year. This is better. You...More

Thank Chad J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great thing about Busch is there is something for everyone, from rides to animals, food drink and super friendly staff who are always at hand to assist with a friendly smile. I have been here twice now and it just does not disappoint, the animals...More

2  Thank David W
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was very excited to go. I will now never go back. We spent the extra money for all day food wristbands. The restaurants that accepted them where few and far between. When we did find one we waited in line for over an hour!...More

5  Thank Heather R
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Busch Gardens Tampa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts concerning your recent visit to Busch Gardens. The experiences and comments of our guests are always welcome and greatly appreciated. We regret to hear about your experience. Could you contact us directly at BGA.GuestInformation@buschgardens.com so...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Love this park, always have a great time on it with family or friends never to crowded when I have visited.

Thank Bethzaida C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Love this park it has everything and more , great prices compared to other theme parks in the area some are out pricing themselves ... Rides and Animals

Thank allansmith59
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We moved to central Florida and first thing we did was purchase membership at Busch Gardens! We go often and are never disappointed.

1  Thank PalmBeachFloridaGirl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Buy the meal deal online - will save you a ton of money at the park. We ate a meal for lunch, and also early dinner before leaving park - tons of selections, great food, tremendous value at only $15 on top of the ticket...More

1  Thank brownman21
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent the day riding coasters and then indulged in HallowScream at night (only select nights in Sept/Oct). A total must when you're in the area!Lines move pretty quick.

1  Thank jchavez8116
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you love coasters, you will love Busch Gardens. It has some very fast, trilling coasters. The Shiekra was amazing and terrifying!

1  Thank Mom0306
Reviewed 4 days ago

I wish we had checked the schedule of events as soon as we entered the park because we ended up missing animal talks, etc that were only offered maybe twice during the day. One of my disappointments was that the park was only open from...More

Thank kb6425
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Busch Gardens Tampa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your feedback regarding your visit. We sincerely appreciate your comments and hope you were able to enjoy all that our park has to offer. We hope to have the opportunity to host you again soon!

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15 January 2018|
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Response from lorraine j | Reviewed this property |
We got the annual passes through the Busch Garden web site. In the last few years, they have been offering a December special on the passes.
15 January 2018|
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Response from Denise B | Reviewed this property |
You need a valid Florida license for discount
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Response from Bill D | Reviewed this property |
Not too bad we took our grand children there when they were down. No long lines for the rides , parking was good.