Located on Florida’s western-central coast, Tampa is a perfect destination, no matter what kind of fun you’re looking for.
Thrill seekers should definitely check out Busch Gardens, with 300 acres of rides, shows, and animal exhibits. If you want more animal fun, check out Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center, or Big Cat Rescue, a sanctuary for big cats.
Check out the Henry B. Plant Museum for Florida history, or the Tampa Bay History Museum to learn more specifically about the history of the region. Kids will love the Glazer Children’s Museum, filled with workshops, science, and art -- all hands on and designed for kids 12 and under. Canoe through the Hillsborough River or lay out on the nearby beaches. Tampa has plenty of water-based activities as well.
If you’re looking for the eclectic shops and trendy cafes, head to Seminole Heights, full of locally-owned restaurants and bars as well. Ybor City is another popular neighborhood for its historic architecture, museums, and authentic Cuban food. Another hot-spot in the city is Davis Island, full of upscale dining and charming streets.
Tampa is a friendly city, with helpful locals.
The best time to visit is in the spring or summer to enjoy the best of the area's outdoor activities.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Tampa is in February, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Tampa is in the high season in March. Tampa has its low season in September, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Tampa tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Tampa tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Tampa. The hottest month in Tampa is May, when temperatures peak at 99 ˚F. The coolest month is September, when temperatures drop to 36 ˚F. The wettest month in Tampa is May with 9.48 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.44 inches of rain.
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