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Your Guide To Busch Gardens Tampa


Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure theme park, offering 300 acres of 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 - excitement for guests of every age!

Busch Gardens is divided into various African themed locations throughout the park: Egypt, Congo, Birds Garden, Jungala,  Morocco, Nairobi, Pantopia, Cheetah Hunt Area, Sesame Street Safari of Fun and Stanleyville.

The highlight of Busch Gardens is the high-speed rollercoasters, including Cheetah Hunt - one of the longest rollercoasters in the country. SheiKra, one of the first rollercoasters in the world to feature a 90-degree drop. Cobra’s Curse, a rollercoaster featuring backward lurches and free-spinning falls and for the truly fearless,


Busch Gardens also offers Falcon’s Fury. A freestanding drop tower is one of the tallest in North America and plummets riders towards the earth in a face-down dive position at speeds of 60 miles per hour.

You won't want to miss Iron Gwazi, This is North America's tallest and the world's fastest and steepest hybrid coaster! Iron Gwazi takes thrills to new heights, plunging riders from a 206 foot-tall peak into a 91-degree drop and reaching top speeds of 76 miles per hour. Riders on Iron Gwazi experience a dozen airtime moments, including three inversions, as they sink their teeth into crocodile-inspired thrills.


Other thrill rides include Kumba, Montu, Scorpion, Stanley Falls Flume and Congo River Rapids, plus discover lot's of family fun playing with your littlest ones at Sesame Street’s Safari of Fun.

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay takes great pride in their animal care and conservation efforts. The park cares for more than 12,000 animals and showcases species such as cheetahs, rhinos, gorillas and elephants.

The Serengeti Safari is a popular park attraction, providing the opportunity to visit the wide-open wilderness. Here, you can watch hundreds of animals roam free in a 26-hectare habitat. The bird garden is a free-flight aviary featuring over 500 tropical birds from around the globe. Busch Gardens is also home to the Animal Care Center. This state-of-the-art facility conducts animal care in guest view, including treatments, X-rays and even surgeries.


Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure, discover it on your next trip to Central Florida!

Adventure Island Water Park

Located right across the street from Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Adventure Island is 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun featuring high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings that guests of all ages will love!

Whether you choose to race down rapids, dig your toes into the warm sand or relax all day in a private cabana,

Adventure Island Water Park offers thirty acres of water-drenched fun in the sun for all the family to enjoy, featuring the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings for guests of all ages.

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