Going outdoors to have some fun is your safest bet nowadays and these attractions in Tampa are a breath of fresh air for all. These outdoor attractions in Tampa are one of the best things to do for any age participant and includes zoos, amusement parks, boating, beaches, and all sorts of fun.

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Check out the best outdoor things to do in Tampa if you want to experience all the finest parts of nature in the Bay area. For more outdoor activities in Tampa, 813area is your go-to guide for all the best things to do in Tampa.

 
10165 McKinley Dr, Tampa, Tampa FL, 33674
It's the Official Busch Gardens Tampa Fan Page! From wildlife to wild rides, Busch Gardens is Tampa's ultimate family adventure destination. Busch Gardens®...
 
1101 W Sligh Ave, Tampa FL, 33604
ZooTampa at Lowry Park is a place of unforgettable, natural connections. Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is home to more than 1,300 animals and famous for having...
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1002 Severn St., Tampa FL, 33606
Two separate parks: land and beachfront. Let Fido frolic in the fenced in water area or play fetch in the park.
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603 Channelside Drive, Tampa FL, 33602
Experience Tampa Bay's beautiful Riverwalk and more aboard Pirate Water Taxi! Over 14 stops along the Riverwalk, Channel District & Davis Island.
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15402 U.S. 301 North, Thonotosassa FL, 33592
Hillsborough River State Park is filled with recreation including canoeing, camping, swimming, hiking & much more. The park's amenities available to visitors...
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333 S Franklin St, Boat Slip 15, Tampa FL, 33602
With little effort, cruise the Hillsborough at 5mph. Peddle faster and feel the breeze while enjoying the city's skyline. Virtually impossible to tip,...
 
5300 Interbay Blvd, Tampa, FL 33611, Tampa FL, 33611
The Ballast Point neighborhood is an official City of Tampa neighborhood and is largely residential. This neighborhood is canopied by mature oak trees...
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6920 Fletcher Ave., Tampa FL, 33637
Lettuce Lake is a great Tampa park perfect for canoeing, picnics, hiking and much more. Stop by and see why recreation in Tampa and enjoy a relaxing day...
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600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa FL, 33602
Located in Downtown Tampa, the Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park overlooks the Hillsborough River with a sloping lawn featuring two fountains, a children's...
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600 N Ashley Dr, Tampa FL, 33602
This site is managed by Friends of the Riverwalk, a nonprofit organization working in tandem with the City of Tampa to transform downtown's waterfront.
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10001 N Malcolm McKinley Dr., Tampa FL, 33612
Adventure Island provides 30 acres of waterpark excitement while making you feel like you are on a tropical island. This waterpark has it all, from a rambling...
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615 Channelside Dr, Tampa FL, 33602
Sparkman Wharf combines approximately 180,000 square feet of reimagined, waterfront loft-style office space with 65,000 square feet of refreshed ground...
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1710 N. Highland Ave., Tampa FL, 33602
Water Works Park is a city park located off of Tampa Street just north of Downtown Tampa. The park is on the Hillsborough River and part of Tampa's Riverwalk....
 
2305 N Willow Ave, Tampa FL, 33607
Now, with a second location on Tampa Bay by The Marriott Waterside, Urban Kai Stand-Up Paddle Board Shop offers lessons, tours, fitness classes and sales...
 
333 S Franklin St, Tampa FL, 33602
1/2 Hour -> $35 1 Hour -> $50 2 Hours -> $80 Welcome to the Riverwalk Boating Company in Downtown Tampa, where we offer one of the most thrilling ways...
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2302 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa FL, 33610
Tampa's Drive In Theatre with 4 screens. Go on a date or go with friends! There's nothing like seeing a movie in Tampa than seeing it at the drive in!
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603 Channelside Dr, Tampa FL, 33602
Yacht StarShip cruises are the perfect way to enjoy a relaxing evening of entertainment and dining. StarShip dinner cruises along with brunch and lunch...
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12802 Easy Street, Tampa FL, 33625
With over 150 big cats. Tigers, Smow Lepards, Ocelot, Geoffrey Cats, Jungle Cats, Bobcats, Cougars, Lynx, Servals, Caracals, Lions
 
333 S Franklin St, Tampa FL, 33602
eBOATS TAMPA is an environmentally friendly and sustainable Downtown recreational amenity that provides residents, visitors and businesses an opportunity...