Does your key to the perfect spring getaway at the Beso Del Sol Resort involve taking to the air? How about lounging by the pool? Or exploring the rugged terrain? Well Tampa, Florida, has it all and more for you this spring whether you’re bringing your kids or having an adult’s only vacation.
If you need ideas on how to spend this spring while visiting Tampa with the family, these attractions will fit any occasion!
One of the top kid-friendly aquariums in the nation, the Florida Aquarium is full of little critters and sea life. You’ll always find a new exhibit, be that pythons of the wetlands, majestic coral reefs or the real life creatures of Madagascar. Let the kids loose in the Explore a Shore adventure zone or hop on the Wild Dolphin Adventure Cruise.
Golfer’s Grail Indoor Golf & Tap
Fore? Not at Golfer’s Grail. Take your golf game to 60 courses from around the world on these state-of-the-art simulators. Keep the golf atmosphere without having to endure the elements, lose balls or lug around clubs. Great for golfers of any level, Golfer’s Grail will help anyone’s swing as the simulators detect every kind of shot with incredible accuracy.
Museum of Science & Industry – Mythbusters: The Explosive Exhibition
Does drinking upside down really get rid of hiccups? How slow is a sloth? We’ve all got questions about how the world works, and Mythbusters has been answering many of those questions on television for years. Now, you can play around in their workshop and make discoveries for yourself! This exhibit ends May 8.
Tampa Lowry Park Zoo
Feed, pet and ride various animals with an intimacy you just can’t find from other zoos. From elephants and koalas to toucans and tigers, explore the animal kingdom in all its majesty in the 60 acres of natural habitats. From now until May 31, you can see the adorable antics of sea lions during the Sea Lion Splash exhibit.
Busch Gardens Tampa
We already told you about the highly anticipated Falcon’s Fury coming in May, but there are many more low-thrill attractions, too. See how the trainers work behind the scenes at the Animal Care Center, watch your favorite characters from Madagascar in an original adventure or just take a tour throughout the zoo. The open-truck Serengeti Safari has some of the best sights on photo opportunities at the zoo.
If you’re staying with us at the Beso Del Sol Resort in Dunedin this spring and are looking for an action-packed day-trip, nearby Tampa is booming with attractions for the whole family.
Photos courtesy of The Florida Aquarium and Visit Tampa Bay.