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Busch Gardens, Tampa: 42 reviews and 58 photos

  Gwazi - Wood Rollercoaster
by tafurojo

If you are in love with the beautiful "Dark Continent" of Africa like I am then you will definitely not want to miss Busch Gardens... its an excellent zoo/ride park. Of course living in Florida I tend to try to go during the winter season when its cooler but the lines are usually longer because everyone else has the same idea. There is plenty to do here... I enjoy taking the skyride over the exhibits in the Serengetti Plains and the many shows they have to offer as well as the Nairobi Reserve with lots of primates straight out of Central Africa! Be sure to grab your 2 free Budweisers at the hospitality house at some point. Aside from the zoo portion of Busch Gardens the other main attractions are the many roller coasters spread throughout the park... from a classic wooden dueler called "Gwazi" to a suspended loop coaster called "Montu"... explore every corner of Africa from the plains of Tanzania to the bizzares of Morocco and back into the thick jungles of the Congo!

Address: Corner of Busch Boulevard and 40th Street
Directions: Eight miles northeast of downtown Tampa · Two miles east of Interstate 275 at the Busch Boulevard exit · Two miles west of Interstate 75 at exit 265 · One hour from Orlando via Interstate 4
Phone: 1-888-800-5447

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 20, 2005
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