Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure, combining world-class thrill rides, live entertainment and one of North America’s largest zoos with over 12,000 animals. New in 2016, Busch Gardens puts a spin on family thrills with Cobra’s Curse™, a one-of-a-kind spin coaster, featuring a 70-foot vertical lift and a whirlwind adventure of exciting explorations. Plus, closely observe veterinary care at the state-of-the-art Animal Care Center and journey to the four corners of the earth in the original live show, Iceploration. Then, experience North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower, Falcon’s Fury® or race like a cheetah on Cheetah Hunt®.
Located right across the street from Busch Gardens® Tampa, Adventure Island® is 30 acres of water-drenched fun featuring the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings. New for the 2015 season, hurtle high and experience a feeling of weightlessness on Colossal Curl™, Adventure Island’s newest family thrill slide.