Embrace Florida's wild side with a visit to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Part theme park and part zoo, this fantastic attraction is totally unique and offers unrivalled excitement for the whole family. Experience the park's variety of nail-biting roller coasters, enjoy incredible animal-themed live shows and get up close to some of the world's most fascinating wildlife. With a total of 12,000 animals, including elephants, cheetahs and gorillas, you can journey around the entire globe at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
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Welcome to the lush forest home where visitors can get an up-close look at the largest of the world's primates, the gorilla. Home to a number of magnificent lowland gorillas and playful chimpanzees, the Myombe Reserve lets you witness the fascinating behaviour of these remarkable creatures. See how they interact with each other on a daily basis and even construct 'beds' out of vegetation
Climb aboard an open-air touring vehicle and embark on a journey into the vast African Plains where incredible wildlife await. As your Serengeti Safari tour guide tells you all about this humid habitat and the animals that live there, feast your eyes on the likes of zebras, giraffes and ostriches. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture amazing moments as you come within an arms length of these exotic creatures.
Performed daily at the Moroccan Palace Theatre, Iceploration® is a 30-minute ice-skating show that rivals some of the finest in the world. Featuring talented skaters, larger-than-life puppets, incredible costumes and even a few animal stars, this show will leave you totally dazzled. Join Austin on his trip around the world as he discovers the likes of the wild African Serengeti, the colourful Great Barrier Reef and the frozen Arctic Circle.
The newest ride at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Cobra's Curse is a spin coaster like no other. Your journey begins with a 70-foot ascent until you're staring into the eyes of a terrifying 80-foot Cobra. Then the fun really begins. For an entire three and a half minutes, experience speeds of up to 40mph as your hurtle along the steel track spinning in every direction along the way. With each carriage holding four people, this is a heart-pounding adventure you can enjoy with the whole family.
Mimicking the dive speeds of the fastest bird of prey on earth, Falcon's Fury is the first drop tower of its kind in the world and takes nerves of steel to be ridden. Standing at a huge 335-feet tall, riders are elevated to the highest point in Busch Gardens before plunging to the ground at a breathtaking 60mph. But that's not all...before the inevitable drop, riders are tilted at 90 degrees meaning the plummet to the ground is a face-down thrill-ride!
Immerse yourself in the world of the cheetah on this adrenaline-pumping, triple launch roller coaster. Hurling you at speeds of 60 mph along a 4,400-foot track, this is the park's longest thrill ride and takes riders high above the park before racing through a rocky gorge. Experience the power and agility of the world's fastest feline as you twist and turn through an African-inspired landscape
Face the ultimate plunge on the floorless dive coaster that is SheiKra. Taking you to the edge of a 200-foot tall, 90-degree drop, SheiKra dangles riders mercilessly over the edge before giving in to gravity and reaching speeds of 70 mph on a whirlwind adventure. Surrender to the speed and feel the force of the loops and dives before a finale that soaks those waiting for a slice of the action.
After the hair-raising thrill of a 135-foot drop, get ready for a gravity-defying ride on Kumba! Plunge around the track and feel totally weightless as you spiral 360 degrees and zoom through one of the world's largest vertical loops. Taking you on a three minute-long joyride where you'll reach speeds of 60 mph, this ride certainly isn't for the faint-hearted.
Brace yourself for one of the longest and tallest inverted coasters in the world, this is Montu. With the steel track overhead and your feet dangling beneath you, climb high into the air and hold on tight for an onslaught of stomach-churning drops, weightless loops and epic twists that are sure to leave you jelly-legged.
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