All About Tampa, FL

As the third largest city in Florida, Tampa is a popular destination for many travelers and tourists. Tampa Bay is also the largest port in all of Florida, creating economic significance for the metropolitan area through trade and transportation. Tampa also has much to offer for tourists, with national sports teams and abundant attractions in the city limits.

Local Destinations

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay:
This 335-acre animal theme park includes nine roller coasters and two water rides. The park includes a variety of animal exhibits throughout the park including gorillas, chimpanzees, Komodo Dragons, Asian Elephants and more. There are specially themed decorations that come during special seasons like Halloween, Christmas and New Years.

Adventure Island:
Operating since 1980, Adventure Island is a popular water park in Tampa. It is the sister water park of Busch Gardens, this 30-acre park includes water rides, dining options and other attractions. There are 10 water slides, children’s areas and a couple of pools in the park.

The Florida Aquarium:
This not-for-profit aquarium has over 250,000 square feet of space for exhibits and research purposes. The aquarium includes large sand-tiger sharks in its Coral Reef exhibit and also features stingrays, sea turtles and thousands of other aquatic plants and animals.

Additional Places To Visit

ZooTampa at Lowry Park:
With over 63 acres and 1,300 animals, ZooTampa is a nonprofit zoo located in Tampa. More than 1 Million guests annually visit the zoo to view a variety of animal exhibits. The zoo was almost completely reconstructed in 1987 to form the base of the modern zoo’s acreage.

Ben T Davis Beach:
Located on the west side of Tampa, Ben T Davis beach offers beautiful views of sunsets along Tampa Bay and has numerous amenities for longer days at the beach. There are boat ramps, picnic shelters, grills, volleyball courts and concession stands on the beach too.

Book Your Stay Today

There are many different places to explore around Tampa, FL. If you are interested in scheduling a rental to begin your adventure, book with us today!