In and Around Tampa Bay
If you’re in or going to be in Tampa, don't miss these attractions, and places to dine.
BUSCH GARDENS - Busch Gardens Tampa combines world-class thrill rides, live entertainment and one of North America's largest zoos in an unforgettable adventure for the whole family.
Where: 10165 N. McKinley Dr. Tampa, FL. 33612
CHANNELSIDE BAY PLAZA - Channelside Bay Plaza is a great entertainment destination for local and out-of-town guests alike to enjoy Tampa's next great urban waterfront.
Where: 615 Channelside Dr. Tampa, FL. 33602
CLEARWATER BEACH - Named best city beach on the Gulf of Mexico as well as “Best Beach Town in Florida” by USA Today and "Top 10 Beached in the U.S." by TripAdvisor.
Where: 10 Pier 60 Dr. Clearwater Beach, FL. 33767
FLORIDA AQUARIUM - Come see why The Florida Aquarium is one of the top aquariums in the country. Experience sharks, alligators, lemurs, penguins and much more.
Where: 701 Channelside Dr. Tampa, FL. 33602
LOWRY PARK ZOO - Winner of 4.5 stars from TripAdvisor, Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo is one of the most popular zoos in the southeastern US. It was recognized as the #1 Zoo in the U.S. by Parents magazine in 2009.
Where: 1101 W Sligh Ave. Tampa, FL.33064
SEMINOLE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO - Featuring the sixth-largest casino in the world, an AAA four diamond hotel and numerous fine dining and entertainment options, including the Hard Rock Café.
Where: 5223 N. Orient Rd. Tampa, FL. 33610
CLEARWATER DOLPHIN TRAIL - A public art project featuring 125 uniquely decorated 6 foot tall bottlenose dolphin statues located throughout Tampa Bay.
Where: Multiple locations including 400 Mandalay Ave. Clearwater Beach, FL. 33767
FORT DESOTO PARK - Voted #1 Beach in the U.S. in 2006 and America’s Best Family Beach by Parents Magazine in 2011. It covers 900 acres and features seven miles of beaches.
Where: 3500 Pinellas Bayway S. Tierra Verde, FL. 33605
HISTORIC YBOR CITY - Tampa's National Historic Landmark District. Ybor City offers a fresh mix of things to do; classic brick streets and historic facades, sidewalk cafes and electric street cars blend into a distinct culture.
Where: 1600 8th Avenue Tampa, FL. 33605
THE DALI MUSEUM - The world's most comprehensive collection of works by the late Spanish surrealist.
Where: 1000 3rd Street South St. Petersburg, FL. 33701
FLEMINGS PRIME STEAKHOUSE & WINE BAR - Founded in 1998, the vision is to create a unique steakhouse experience with an emphasis on generous hospitality, an inviting atmosphere and the very finest aged USDA Prime beef.
Where: 4322 West Boy Scout Boulevard Tampa, FL. 33607
BONEFISH GRILL – A wide variety of selections from around the globe. From Ahi Tuna and Chilean Sea Bass to Rainbow Trout and Salmon, market-fresh fish are cooked to perfection over a wood-burning grill that gives it that unique, Bonefish Grill flavor. Top it off with a fresh-grilled lemon or one of the complementary Signature Sauces and dinner is complete.
Where: Multiple locations including 3665 Henderson BLVD. Tampa, FL. 33609
CARRABBA’S ITALIAN GRILL - Carrabba's is best known for its wood-burning grill, inspired by the many tastes of Italy. Signature dishes such as Chicken Bryan, Pollo Rosa Maria and, of course, Marsala.
Where: Multiple locations including 700 N Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa, FL. 33609