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Busch Gardens Florida

Busch Gardens Florida is a theme park just 1-1.5 hours drive from Orlando. 

It's well worth a day's visit to this African themed park. The park caters to adults and kids alike.

Busch Gardens Tampa is primarily an animal park/safari, which is home to many African animals such as hippos, rhinos, lions, elephants and giraffes (and more!)

BGT also had enough rides to go on to fill a whole day. There's everything from the Congo River Rapids and Stanley Falls log flume ride, to the exhilerating Kumba, Gwazi, Shiekra and Montu rollercoasters.

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Busch Gardens Florida

You can take a cable car over the large plain where the animals are free to roam, or you can take a tour and see them up close. There is also a large tiger enclosure, that has rare white tigers. Be sure to visit the huge aquarium with turtles, hippos and tropical fish.

African themed park
African themed park

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Top 5 Roller Coasters At Busch Gardens

There are also many rides and roller coasters from the tame to the terrifying! 3 of Busch Gardens' roller coasters are in the top 50 best steel coasters in the world! Those being Montu (10th), SheiKra (19th) and Kumba (27th). Hold on to your hats! These rides are for coaster enthusiasts! 

Top 5 Roller Coasters At Busch Gardens

Cheap Tickets to Busch Gardens

Whether you plan on visiting Busch Gardens Tampa Florida for one day or multiple days throughout the year, check out the various discounts on offer. Book ahead and get discount tickets for Busch Gardens. 

On the link below you'll find:

  • Buy one day - get one free
  • Multi-park or combo tickets for Busch Gardens Florida + SeaWorld Florida
  • Florida & Georgia Residents discounts
  • Military discounts and free entry.

Cheap Tickets to Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens Coupons

Busch Gardens Map

Plan your next trip to Busch Gardens Florida with this handy map and directions tool. Busch Gardens is located in the north-east suburbs of Tampa, about 8 miles north of Downtown Tampa, and about 1-1.5 hours from Orlando along I-4 West.

Also view a theme park map of Busch Gardens to see where all the attractions, show theaters and ride are within the park.


Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
3000 E Busch Blvd
Tampa, FL 33612

Use this link to find Busch Gardens address, directions and park map.

Busch Gardens Map

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