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SeaWorld Orlando: Park Admission Ticket

1. SeaWorld Orlando: Park Admission Ticket

Immerse yourself in wonder at SeaWorld Orlando, where the aquatic world comes to life like no place else. With the combo ticket options available, you can also enjoy the thrills of Aquatica Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa and Adventure Island. SeaWorld Connect with the ocean at SeaWorld, watching killer whales leap at the One Ocean show, racing like a ray on Manta the ride, entering the all-new thrilling, chilling adventure of Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin and sharing an epic voyage with sea turtles at TurtleTrek. Experience the power and grace of killer whales in the awe-inspiring Shamu show One Ocean. Orcas jump skyward, dancing fountains dot the water, and a Splash Zone seat gives you submerged views of killer whales flapping their fins and drenching you with water. For fast thrills, the Manta flying roller coaster tilts you parallel to the ground and sends you headfirst on a twisting, plunging trip that starts with an inverted nosedive. At Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin, you’ll glide past ethereal, icy sights on a trackless ride to a no-glass penguin exhibit, which gets you closer to the charming birds and lets you experience their ideal, frosty conditions. Aquatica Orlando From high-speed water slides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches and the remarkable animal habitats that are the hallmark of SeaWorld, Aquatica Orlando, SeaWorld's Waterpark, delights all ages and interests. This one-of-a-kind park is home to some of the world's most thrilling water rides, featuring 38 slides, rivers and lagoons and 84,000 square feet of sparkling white, sandy beaches. Busch Gardens Tampa Take your family to Busch Gardens Tampa, a place where fun comes naturally. Everyone can enjoy the unparalleled mix of animal encounters, captivating shows, and thrilling rides. Race like a cheetah aboard Cheetah Hunt, or dive face down at 60 mph on Falcon's Fury, America's tallest freestanding drop tower. Adventure Island Treat your family to a tropical oasis, where the fun never sets. Enjoy thrilling rides, chilling slides and splashes to delight everyone. Swirl down the wild tubes of Caribbean Corkscrew, swoosh the 210-foot GulfScream descent or race to the finish on Riptide. Little ones will find adventure too at Fabian’s Funport, with fountains, splash zones and water slides perfect for pint-sized summer fun.

Orlando: Discovery Cove Admission Ticket & Additional Parks

2. Orlando: Discovery Cove Admission Ticket & Additional Parks

Check out Discovery Cove with its many animal experiences and tropical environments with this all-inclusive 1-day admission ticket. Depending on the option selected, your ticket also includes access to SeaWorld, Aquatica, and Busch Gardens. Discovery Cove gives you the chance to enjoy one-of-a-kind opportunities to swim with dolphins, snorkel among thousands of tropical fish and rays, hand-feed exotic birds, encounter playful otters, and more. Explore rocky lagoons surrounded by lush landscaping, colorful reefs, winding rivers, and white, sandy beaches. Experience the most exciting aquatic animal encounters in this specially-designed tropical atmosphere that includes The Grand Reef, Freshwater Oasis, Explorer’s Aviary, and Serenity Bay.

Tampa: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Ticket & Multi-Park Options

3. Tampa: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Ticket & Multi-Park Options

Explore Florida’s favorite coasters and thrill rides in Tampa Bay. Book a 1-day admission ticket or add multi-park options to also enjoy admission to SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica Orlando, and Adventure Island Tampa Bay. Whether you’re a coaster enthusiast or want rides that are fun for the whole family, explore Florida’s best coasters, right here in Tampa Bay. Take on a thrilling triple-launch coaster, a family spin coaster that’s a new ride every time, epic coaster legends, and more. Meet more than 300 species of animals here at Tampa’s largest zoo. From the exotic to the endangered, the ones you love to the ones you’ve never even heard of, meet more than 300 species of animals. If you’re planning a Tampa, Florida vacation, be sure not to miss the largest zoo in Tampa, Florida – in fact, one of the largest zoos in all of North America. Enjoy live shows from world-class performers – along with a few rescued rising stars. Your admission is your ticket to world-class entertainment, with live shows for all ages. Enjoy the breathtaking performances on ice during Turn It Up!, the nostalgic sounds of Rock a Doo Wop, plus the kid-friendly fun of Let's Play Together at Sesame Street® Safari of Fun.

Orlando: Aquatica Water Park Admission Ticket

4. Orlando: Aquatica Water Park Admission Ticket

From high-speed water slides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches, Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark in Orlando, delights all ages. You’ll find 59-acres of water-filled fun, with everything from up-close animal encounters to thrilling rides and 80,000 square-feet of white sand beaches available. If you're looking to kick back and relax, look no further. While the family takes thrilling spills on body slides and raft rides, you can take a moment to relax on some of Aquatica's more laid back attractions. Enjoy lazy rivers, beaches and more at Aquatica. We know planning a day for your littlest adventurers can be a challenge, so we’ve pulled together a list of kid-friendly attractions that your little ones are sure to love. Whether your family includes tiny tykes or independent adventurers, you're sure to find play areas fit for the whole family.

St. Petersburg: Sunset Cruise with Sunshine Skyway Bridge

5. St. Petersburg: Sunset Cruise with Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Immerse yourself in a breathtaking Floridian sunset on a cruise in St. Petersburg. Enjoy picturesque views of the city skyline as you sail around the Tampa Bay area and drift under the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. Listen to the sounds of the sea and watch dolphins jumping over the waves. Make your way down to St. Petersburg Pier to meet your friendly crew and group for the day. Climb aboard your ship with any snacks and non-alcoholic drinks you'd like for the trip and settle down as you start your adventure. Beer and wine are available for purchase. Discover the skyline of Tampa and St. Petersburg from a new perspective as you cruise in the bay area. Relax and watch a Floridian sunset from the deck as the sky turns from clear blue to orange and crimson red. Pass under the Sunshine Skyway Bridge to see what it looks like in the day and when it's illuminated at night. Head back towards the pier and keep an eye out for playful dolphins swimming up to the boat to say hello.

Tampa: Guided City Tour in Deluxe Street Golf Cart

6. Tampa: Guided City Tour in Deluxe Street Golf Cart

Discover the sights of Tampa in a fun and eco-friendly way aboard an electric golf cart. See some of the city's most iconic locations as you visit different neighborhoods and get a feel for the city. Explore the city of Tampa in a golf cart, an easy and fun way to get around. Simply book your spot, head to downtown Tampa, and enjoy exploring the beautiful city with your guide. Visit neighborhoods including: - Downtown - Tampa Heights - Bayshore Blvd - Hyde Park - Channelside - Ybor City Visit some of the city's highlights including:- Tampa Postcard Mural - Armature Works - Tampa Straz Performing Arts Center - University of Tampa - Curtis Hixon and Waterworks Park - Bayshore Blvd (longest continuous sidewalk in the US) - Tampa’s best restaurants, nightlife, and shops - Famous riverwalk - Yachts of Harbor Island  - Tom Brady House - Gasparilla Pirate Ship - Tampa Convention Center - Largest Spanish restaurant in the World - Oldest restaurant in Tampa  - Championship Tampa Bay Lightning Arena - Tampa’s Famous Sports Teams Boat Parade Celebration Area - Water Street and Sparkman's Wharf - Largest Shipping Port in Florida - Florida Aquarium, (as seen in the movie A Dolphin's Tale) - Tampa Trolly and Water Taxi - Mural Row - Starship Dinner Cruise - Hyde Park Village and Channelside Shopping and Dining Area

Tampa Bay CityPASS®: Save 54% at 5 Top Attractions

7. Tampa Bay CityPASS®: Save 54% at 5 Top Attractions

Visiting Tampa Bay? Experience 5 must-see attractions, handpicked and packaged together at a 54% savings, with Tampa Bay CityPASS® tickets. Spend less time planning and more time exploring. Visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order. Valid for 9 consecutive days including the first day of use. Get admission to 5 attractions. Includes: •Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay- Single-day Admission to Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay including all shows, exhibits, and rides •The Florida Aquarium- General Admission •ZooTampa at Lowry Park- Single-day admission, including unlimited rides, animal chats, and wildlife connections Plus choose 2 of the following: •The Tropics Boat Tours Dolphin or Sunset Cruise- Admission to Dolphin Exploration Tour or Sunset Celebration Cruise •Clearwater Marine Aquarium- General Admission •Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI)- Admission to permanent exhibits, including Dinovations Lab, Connectus and Idea Zone •Glazer Children's Museum- General Admission Plan Your Trip: Visit my.citypass.com to make reservations (if required), access tickets and view attraction details.

Tampa: ZooTampa at Lowry Park Entry Ticket

8. Tampa: ZooTampa at Lowry Park Entry Ticket

Experience wildlife like nowhere else! Voted Tampa’s Best Family Attraction and 11-time winner of TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award, this tour offers unforgettable adventures for all ages. Enjoy an amazing, lush tropical setting with naturalistic habitats that provide up-close connections with animals from around the world. Come nose-to-nose with an endangered Florida Panther. Witness life-saving care of majestic manatees in the David A. Straz, Jr. Manatee Critical Care Center. Go on a safari ride through Africa. Take a thrilling plunge on Roaring Springs, and so much more. In addition to offering moments of unforgettable connections, the tour is a champion for wildlife, dedicated to the conservation of endangered and threatened species. Most notably, it is home to one of only four manatee rehabilitation centers in the United States, treating over 500 manatees since 1991. Discover the number one facility in the world for the care of sick and injured endangered Florida panthers and recognize the team and the animals for a well-known hit series.

Clearwater: Eco-Certified Marine Aquarium General Admission

9. Clearwater: Eco-Certified Marine Aquarium General Admission

Visit Clearwater Marine Aquarium to learn about all of the rescued and resident animals. Catch some of the daily presentations and make sure to watch the daily programs in the theatre. Boat tours, animal care experiences and behind-the-scenes tours will add at least another hour to your day.  Clearwater Marine Aquarium is an indoor/outdoor facility with air-conditioned areas inside and open air outside. Enjoy the views of Clearwater Bay from the harbor view deck and stranding deck. Discover a variety of animals including dolphins, pelicans, sea turtles, otters, sharks, and other animals.  The majority of residents cannot be released due to a variety of reasons, so you can visit them in their permanent habitats and learn their stories. See a number of animals currently undergoing rehabilitation in the working animal hospital. The presentations and talks throughout the day aim to educate you in a fun way about the work going on to take care of the marine life and the environment. 

Tampa: ZooQuarium Ticket

10. Tampa: ZooQuarium Ticket

Receive double the fun with full access to both the ZooTampa at Lowry Park and the Florida Aquarium with a single ticket. Find something for the whole family. Enjoy all-day access to the ZooTampa at Lowry Park. Discover the family-friendly Water Play Areas, Carousel Circle, and Tiger Family Roller Coaster. Explore five wildlife continent habitats: Florida Wildlife, Asian Gardens, Wallaroo Station, Primate World, and Safari Africa. Head over to the Florida Aquarium to experience one of the top aquariums in the United States. Encounter thousands of amazing sea creatures, terrestrial animals and plants. Explore all the aquarium exhibits and daily scheduled activities. Enjoy the outdoor plaza which includes The Splash Pad, Fins Bar, and the Four Ducks 4-D theater.

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Such a great cruise! Really a great intimate setting. Booked this for my girlfriend and I's anniversary. We both loved the experience. Highly recommended!

We had lots of fun! It was a windy day so we got to sail on a bigger boat. Captain Scott was a real laugh and fantastic tour guide. Highly recommended!

Highly recommend!! Fun, gorgeous views, and well worth every penny!!

Friendly knowledgeable staff! Great experience, i highly recommend.

the trip was wonderful and our Captain was excellent