Holidays to Tampa serve up bundles of action and adventure. Located on Florida’s west coast, this diverse city makes for a fantastic family getaway thanks to its abundance of entertainment, activities and tours.
There won’t be a dull moment on your holidays to Tampa. There’s a slew of things to see and do while you’re here that’s suitable for the whole family, since the entire area is laced with colourful flea markets, botanical gardens, entertainment parks and a string of luxurious resorts and hotels. Tampa doesn’t actually have any beaches of its own, but a short journey will take you to a variety of long blonde stretches on the North Gulf Coast, including famous Clearwater Beach just 45-minutes from the city.
Animal lovers will be in their element as there are bundles of wildlife attractions to enjoy, from the Florida Aquarium, to Tampa Electric's Manatee Viewing Center, Big Cat Rescue and Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. Watersports and outdoor recreation are huge in this part of the US, with plenty of splash-tastic excursions and activities on tap including deep-sea fishing, kayaking, boat charters, paddleboard tours and more. Thrill-seekers can head to Busch Gardens, part of SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, the African-inspired park is a must-visit for exciting rollercoasters and safari experiences. In the evenings, the Ybor City district in Tampa is the largest neighbourhood for clubs and bars, with popular spots including Bad Monkey, The Hyde Park Café and Whiskey North.
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