Things to do in Tampa

Enjoy cruising and sightseeing in the coastal City of Tampa

Tampa is the business center of western Florida. There are plenty of holiday destinations in the city, such as theaters, zoos, and cruise ships in addition to the fabulous beaches.


Things to do in Tampa

Tampa is situated on the west coast of Florida, U.S.A. There are tons of tourist attractions and things to do in Tampa while visiting and we’ve listed a few of our favorite destinations.


Beautiful Beaches

Discover the stunning beaches in Tampa Bay. Spend a day swimming or fishing at one of the beaches, or stroll along the beach as the sun sets.


Tampa Cruises

Because it sits on the Tampa Bay, the city of Tampa boasts of cruise ships where tourists can dine, relax, and go sightseeing. Different cruises are provided to visitors each day and cruising is a wonderful means of transportation when you’re in Tampa.


Florida Aquarium – the Aquarium in Tampa

Another water-related holiday getaway in the city is the Florida Aquarium. This aquarium offers a lot of eco-tours, interactive diving activities, and fun learning experiences for tourists and visitors.



Busch Gardens & Lowry Park Zoo

Lowry Park Zoo and Busch Gardens are the two most popular options when you’re looking for a zoo in Tampa. Busch Gardens is not just a zoo but an amusement park as well. In Lowry Park Zoo, you can even feed the birds and pet the animals.


Tampa Museum of Art & Tampa Theater

Downtown, you can find the Tampa Museum of Art and the Tampa Theater. The Tampa Museum of Art displays Antiquities and Contemporary Art. The Tampa Theater features different documentary, independent, and foreign films every day.


When to go to Tampa

The climate in Tampa is both tropical and humid subtropical, featuring hot but sometimes rainy summer days and dry but sometimes cold winter days. Hard freezes are infrequent in the city, making it a nice holiday destination even in the winter season.
The beaches and water parks in Tampa are best visited during the summer. The shopping areas, on the other hand, can be visited all year round. There are various festivals and events held in January-February, so you can check the city’s schedule of events that coincide with your trip in the beautiful coastal city of Tampa.


Things to do in Tampa - Busch Gardens, Lowry Park Zoo & Florida Aquarium

Tampa Facts

Population347 645
CountryUnited States of America (USA)
CurrencyUS Dollar
AirportTampa Intl, United States (TPA)

Tampa average temperatures

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Tampa Marathons

Run among rolling hills with beautiful views sweeping by in the X-Country Marathonin Tampa. With great trails in the Alafia River State Park and a choice to select a half-marathon and a 5k as well, this becomes a marathon that works for everybody. There is also a race called Chosen Marathon in Tampa. It offers a beautiful course and a half- marathon as well.

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Golf in Tampa

There are many fantastic golf courses in Tampa. One of the finest, and most centrally located is the Rogers Park Golf Course, an 18 hole course situated just by the Hillsborough River, which makes its mark on several of the holes. A little bit south of the city you will find Bay Palms Golf Complex, a 36 hole golfing extravaganza with amazing views of the ocean. There are many more courses in the area, for example Babe Zaharias Golf Course, Terrace Hill Golf Club and Rocky Point Golf Course just to name a few.

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