Animal Experiences at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Animal Experiences

Make an Inspiring Connection

Explore one of the largest, most highly accredited zoo facilities in the US.

From some of the world’s most interesting animals to some of its most endangered, share in our passion for the animals in our care through up-close encounters and our state-of-the-art Animal Care Center, as seen on the hit TV series The Wildlife Docs.

Upgrade Your Day

  • All-Inclusive Upgrade Package

    All-Inclusive Upgrade

    Enjoy all of Busch Garden Tampa's most prestigious add-ons with the All-Inclusive Upgrade.

    • bullet All-Day Eat and Drink dining experience
    • bullet Unlimited Quick Queue access on all major attractions
    • bullet Serengeti Safari and Exclusive Animal Experience
    • bullet Kangaroo and Lorikeet Animal Feedings
    From the moment you arrive, you’re treated like a true VIP with the All-Inclusive Upgrade! Enjoy a personalized check-in at our Welcome Center before you experience everything from hand-feeding a giraffe to unlimited front-of-the-line access on our world-class attractions. Plus, enjoy unlimited digital photos with PhotoKey! Fill up on fun (and food) during the day with our specialized Dining and Beverage Deal included in the experience. There’s truly no better way to experience Busch Gardens than with the All-Inclusive Upgrade.

    All Inclusive Upgrade Amenities:

    • Preferred Parking

    • Quick Queue Unlimited + 1 time-ride Tigris

    • Serengeti Safari

    • All-Day Eat and Drink dining experience

    • Kangaroo and Lorikeet Animal Feedings

    • Single Day Photokey

    • Exclusive Animal Experience

    Park admission is required but not included. Preferred Parking is based on availability. Offer valid at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay only. No refunds for unused amenities or inclusions. Price is per person. Sharing amenities is prohibited. Misuse will result in product void. All inclusions are subject to change without notice and are subject to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay weather policy and safety guidelines. Rain checks are not available. Individual height, size, and physical condition requirements must be met for ride entry. Serengeti Safari: This tour requires guests to stand the full length of the safari and maintain their balance while driving through uneven terrain on the safari vehicle. All elements related to a block will not be rescheduled if guest miss their scheduled time. Guest must be 5 years or older to participate in the Serengeti Safari and animal feeding experiences. Dining component wristbands are valid once per 15 minutes through the line on the date of your visit when the wristband is redeemed. Not valid for souvenir dining items. Not valid for alcohol beverages. Restaurants are subject to change. All-day Drink Cup is only valid for the 1 day use. Photokey is only valid for the event day selected.

    Feel like a true VIP!
    Guest $199.99
  • All-Inclusive Upgrade Package with Premier Beverage Package

    All-Inclusive Upgrade Beverage

    Enjoy all of Busch Garden Tampa's most prestigious add-ons with the All-Inclusive Upgrade with Premier Beverage Package.

    • bullet Meals, drinks and alcoholic beverages (Adults 21+) included
    • bullet Unlimited Quick Queue access on all major attractions
    • bullet Serengeti Safari and Exclusive Animal Experience
    • bullet Kangaroo and Lorikeet Feedings
    From the moment you arrive, you’re treated like a true VIP with the All-Inclusive Upgrade! Enjoy a personalized check-in at our Welcome Center before you experience everything from hand-feeding a giraffe to unlimited front-of-the-line access on our world-class attractions. Plus, enjoy unlimited digital photos with PhotoKey! Fill up on fun (and food) during the day with our specialized dining and beverage package included in the experience. There’s truly no better way to experience Busch Gardens than with the All-Inclusive Upgrade.

    All Inclusive Upgrade Amenities:

    • Preferred Parking

    • Quick Queue Unlimited + 1 time-ride Tigris

    • Serengeti Safari

    • All-Day Eat and Drink Dining Package

    • Premier Beverage Package, Including Alcohol for Adults 21+

    • Kangaroo and Lorikeet Animal Feedings

    • Single Day Photokey

    • Exclusive Animal Experience

    Park admission is required but not included. Preferred Parking is based on availability. Offer valid at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay only. No refunds for unused amenities or inclusions. Price is per person. Sharing amenities is prohibited. Misuse will result in product void. All inclusions are subject to change without notice and are subject to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay weather policy and safety guidelines. Rain checks are not available. Individual height, size, and physical condition requirements must be met for ride entry. Serengeti Safari:This tour requires guests to stand the full length of the safari and maintain their balance while driving through uneven terrain on the safari vehicle. All elements related to a block will not be rescheduled if guest miss their scheduled time. Guest must be 5 years or older to participate in the Serengeti Safari and animal feeding experiences. Dining component wristbands are valid once per 15 minutes through the line on the date of your visit when the wristband is redeemed. Not valid for souvenir dining items. Premier Beverage Package includes any available beverage of choice, including alcohol for adults 21 or older. Busch Gardens reserves the right to refuse service of any alcoholic beverage to any guest who is unable to provide proper identification or appears to be intoxicated, drink responsibly. Legal proof of drinking age is required for all alcohol consumption. Restaurants are subject to change. All-day Drink Cup is only valid for the 1 day use. Photokey is only valid for the event day selected.

    Feel like a true VIP!
    Adult (Ages 21+) $259.99