If you're a first time visitor to Tampa, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Tampa.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Tampa.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"International Plaza and Bay Street has every store from high-end department stores to Tiffany's, Restoration Hardware and small boutiques." See More
"Florida Resident Deals through Busch Gardens Tampa (check the Busch Gardens website for details)." See More
"The newly opened Tampa Riverwalk is a great way to enjoy the river and downtown Tampa - it connects several museums, restaurants, bars and galleries and it's historical markers, statues and art pieces are beautiful." See More
"Curtis Hixon Park Water Works Park Ulele Sail Pavilion" See More
"In and around Tampa: Busch Gardens Tampa (lots of rides), Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo (see the manatees) MOSI (Museum of Science and Industry) (see MOSIMAX) Lettuce Lake Park (see natural Florida)." See More
"Or Busch Gardens Tampa Bay where you can take a ride over all of the enclosures." See More
"My favorite cafe to work out of (Tre Amici At the Bunker) and one of my favorite yoga studios in the city (Yoga Loft Tampa) are there." See More
"I really like Channelside Bay Plaza, they have local vendors and its also a really good area for night life :) I've gotten my dad cigars from there and other little trinkets." See More
"We have multiple theaters as well with the likes of David A Straz, Jr Center for the Performing Arts, Mahaffey Theater, etc." See More
"Curtis Hixon Park is off the Riverwalk and there are usually things going on there." See More
"UleleRestauarant and Water Works Park for lunch." See More
"Check out Hyde Park Village for a cute outdoor shopping area." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Tampa locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Tampa.
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