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Busch Gardens: Tours & Tickets

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure, combining world-class thrill rides, live entertainment and more than 12,000 animals. Challenge a 335-foot drop tower, Falcon's Fury, or race like a cheetah on Cheetah Hunt. Busch Gardens...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612
+1 813-884-4386
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been coming to Busch gardens for 15 years now and it still thrills me. The rides are getting more scary and faster. One thing which put me off before I got into the park was the $25 to park the car which is an absolute...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank cujimeScotland
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Busch gardens Is one of the funnest amusement parks in fl it is worth every dollar you spend must ride montu

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jenifertorro777
Reviewed yesterday

My family of six visited in hot July. I have kids age 9 and under. Two kids are in a double stroller. I purchased the more expensive parking pass online before we went as I have little ones. This was to put us closer to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Mom4kidos
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have had a love/hate relationship with Busch Gardens in the past, usually due to the fact that the majority of the park closes if it rains, but today it only rained for 10 minutes and we had an awesome day! We visited on a...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank xclairebearxxx
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Park opening was 10am today. We were thinking Disney crowds and arrived at 9am at the parking to find only 3 cars in front of us! Parking opened just before 9.30 and by the time we paid, parked, got on the first tram and arrived...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 898jennid
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This park is pure fire. Sheikra is outstanding, Kumba, Tigris and Montu all thrillseeker paradise. I couldn't bring myself to do Falcons Fury not a fan of them rides but if you are this has to be the best in the world. Prices on the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jakhello147
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyable stay with family for some hiurs,long wait on most rollercoasters is annoying,area for 2-4 yo kids and rollercoasters for teenagers &over,nothing for age in between as in most of the parks.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Rimma K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Busch Gardens is a great place to escape for locals as well as for visitors. As a local, my family has annual passes for the adults, and fun passes for the kids, so we often find ourselves in the park on the weekends enjoying a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jrsq1231
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Busch Gardens in October 2019. Having visited other parks in Orlando and as our holiday location is in Davenport the travel was no longer to Busch Gardens, especially if you consider the i4 traffic around Orlando. The atmosphere in the park is very...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank eddschred
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to Busch Gardens on a Wednesday, crowd was manageable BUT, due to their Halloween Horror program, so much was closed. Very disappointed. We take time to be a member, travel over and then find lots of things closed.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PalmBeachFloridaGirl
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15 October 2019|
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Response from 1Verne | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. You can call directly and ask at guest services. Enjoy.
14 October 2019|
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Response from mxravelo | Reviewed this property |
Everyone needs their own pass.
6 October 2019|
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Response from DISNEYCHICKS | Reviewed this property |
Most defiantly !! Make sure to watch for a good forecast on your park day !!!