What to do

One of the most popular cities of Florida, Tampa offers a lot of fun, exciting, and unique experiences for the traveller, for families, and for those checking out the scene where they can set up a business. Tampa Downtown Market has several suggestions on the many things you can do in Tampa. Here are the most popular:

Visit the Busch Gardens


Busch Gardens is an amusement park where you and your family (or companions) can enjoy a lot of exciting activities like a safari adventure, some animal exhibits, a variety of fun themed rides, and live shows, among others. You’ll also enjoy exploring the themed lands featuring Egypt, Morocco, Timbuktu, Nairobi, and the Congo. It’s the best place to learn while enjoying a leisurely adventure.

Spend a day at The Florida Aquarium


In Downtown Tampa, you’ll find a haven for marine lovers called The Florida Aquarium. It houses more than 20,000 animals and aquatic plants that come from different parts of the world. Enjoy the interactive exhibits with your family and friends. Have fun playing with water cannons and going aboard a pirate ship. You can also go on a Wild Dolphin Ecotour or dive and swim with the sharks and fishes.

Find time to visit the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center


If you are an animal lover, Tampa will leave you breathless with all its zoos, science centers, and sanctuaries. One such place is the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center. Learn more about the manatee through various exhibits. Experience the hurricane simulator and find out what it feels like to be at the center of a hurricane. Other features include the tidal walk and the butterfly gardens.

Go to Ybor City


If you love visiting historic neighborhoods, take a bus and head off to Ybor City. It is where you’ll find an interesting mix of the historic past and modern culture. You’ll love the brick streets, the streetcar, cigars, Cuban food, and its lively nightlife.