Tampa Best Tours and Activities

Tampa Cigar Factory Tours
Tampa Cigar Factory Tours
         
Tampa, FL
50 minutes
from 10 USD
Come and experience the re-birth of handmade cigars in the USA by passionate Cuban born artisans. As you tour the factory you will be intrigued how we have recreated Old World Havana at a time when relations with Cuba appear to be headed in a new direction. Experience the methods utilized to make the worlds finest cigars in historic Ybor City, the once and future cigar capital of the world.
Tampa History Cruise
Tampa History Cruise
         
Tampa, FL
90 minutes
from 30 USD
One of the most picturesque harbors in Florida, Tampa Harbor abounds with history on all sides. The waterfront features museums, shipyards and million dollar homes. See the Pirate ship "Gabriella" up close, view the most beautiful building in Tampa "the Plant Hotel" and learn how Tampa became a city.
Big Cat Rescue Day Tour
Big Cat Rescue Day Tour
         
Tampa, FL
90 minutes
from 36 USD
Meet 100+ exotic cats representing 16 species of wild cat. This is a walking tour, but is accessible by scooter or you can be provided with golf cart transport at no extra charge. All Cat-a-tats (enclosures) are 1200 square feet to 3 acres of lush tropical landscaping for each of the cats. The tour path winds through 45 acres of these enclosures so that you can stand 3 feet from leopards, lions, tigers and more.
Dolphin Cruise from The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay
Dolphin Cruise from The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay
         
Tampa, FL
90 minutes
from 37 USD
The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay is offering cruises aboard a 72-foot, 130-passenger catamaran, officially named Bay Spirit II. The Aquarium has partnered with the Tampa Port Authority in order to bring this important project to life.
Swim with the Fishes at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay
Swim with the Fishes at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay
         
Tampa, FL
30 minutes
from 65 USD
Swim with the Fishes at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay is an in-water reef adventure that gives you the opportunity to encounter one of the Florida Keys most beautiful coral reef dive sites without being a certified SCUBA diver. You will wear a small SCUBA tank, regulator and flotation device that keeps you on the surface. Experience the thrill of SCUBA diving from the surface, while enjoying all of the sights below.
Feed the Big Cats
Feed the Big Cats
         
Tampa, FL
60 minutes
from 65 USD
A picture is worth a thousand words! Feeding Time at Big Cat Rescue begins at 5:30pm and now you can come and watch the feeding of the big cats!
Helicopter Tour of Tampa Bay and Davis Island
Helicopter Tour of Tampa Bay and Davis Island
         
Tampa, FL
Varies
from 70 USD
Explore Tampa Bay from the air on a helicopter tour over Davis Island, the Port of Tampa and Hillsborough Bay. After admiring the beautiful scenery, drop down close to the water to watch playful bottlenose dolphins before returning to the Peter O. Knight Airport.
Downtown Tampa Helicopter Tour
Downtown Tampa Helicopter Tour
         
Tampa, FL
Varies
from 90 USD
Get a fabulous view of downtown Tampa as you fly in a helicopter just above the city's skyscrapers. Start by soaring over Davis Island to catch a view of the island's elaborate homes. Then make your way downtown, where you'll see the St Petersburg Times Forum, the Florida Aquarium, the University of Tampa and more. Before your adventure ends, head to the Port of Tampa and Hillsborough Bay, where your pilot will lower the helicopter so you can see the bottlenose dolphins playing in the water.
Swim with the Sharks at the Florida Aquarium
Swim with the Sharks at the Florida Aquarium
         
Tampa, FL
30 minutes
from 100 USD
See what it's like to scuba dive in the ocean without any prior experience, and without actually going in the ocean, during the Florida Aquarium's Shark Swim. During the 30-minute experience, you'll float on the water's surface above a reef rich with marine life like stingrays, lobsters, puffer fish, eels and tiger sharks.
Dive with the Sharks at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay
Dive with the Sharks at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay
         
Tampa, FL
1.5 hours
from 130 USD
Dive with the Sharks at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay gives you the opportunity to SCUBA dive with sharks from around the world in the incredible Shark Bay exhibit. This experience will put you up close and personal with the ocean's top predator.
Busch Gardens and Alafia River Wildlife Helicopter Tour
Busch Gardens and Alafia River Wildlife Helicopter Tour
         
Tampa, FL
Varies
from 155 USD
Take to the Tampa Bay skies on a helicopter tour over downtown Tampa and Busch Gardens. Fly over the city skyscrapers, view exotic wildlife like giraffes, lions and more at Busch Gardens, and see native animals like blue herons and alligators on the Alafia River.
Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Greater Fort Myers Area
Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Greater Fort Myers Area
         
Tampa, FL
9.5 hours
from 159 USD
Spend a full day exploring the wilderness of the Everglades on this adventure from the Greater Fort Myers/Naples area. With your naturalist guide, take an exciting airboat ride across marshes, see wildlife on a drive through Big Cypress National Preserve, admire towering cypress trees on a nature walk, and enjoy a relaxing boat cruise along mangrove-lined waters to see manatees, dolphins and osprey. Your guide will teach you all about the Everglades and accompany you to lunch at a waterside restaurant, where you'll get to try alligator!
Tampa Bay Sunset Helicopter Tour
Tampa Bay Sunset Helicopter Tour
         
Tampa, FL
Varies
from 159 USD
Watch the sun set below the horizon as you hover above Tampa Bay in a helicopter! Start your helicopter tour by flying over Davis Island and downtown Tampa before heading north to Busch Gardens, where you'll spot wildlife roaming the park. After Busch Gardens, your pilot takes you south to the Alafia River, a place even more wildlife call home. Round out your sunset tour with an approach back to the glistening city of Tampa as the sun sets to the west.
Tampa Bay Downtown and Manatee River Helicopter Tour
Tampa Bay Downtown and Manatee River Helicopter Tour
         
Tampa, FL
Varies
from 205 USD
Get a bird's-eye view of downtown Tampa and the Manatee River on this exciting helicopter tour! After circling Davis Island and its beautiful homes, head to downtown Tampa for an aerial view of the city skyscrapers and local sights like the St Petersburg Times Forum. Then head south to the Manatee River, where the pilot will drop the helicopter low to the water so you can see bottlenose dolphins and manatees!
Ultimate Tampa Bay and Fort De Soto Helicopter Tour
Ultimate Tampa Bay and Fort De Soto Helicopter Tour
         
Tampa, FL
Varies
from 325 USD
For the ultimate Tampa Bay experience, take to the skies on a helicopter tour and see the key highlights of the region, including downtown Tampa, Fort De Soto Park and the Gandy Bridge. Start by flying over the mansions of Davis Island before circling downtown Tampa's skyscrapers. Admire the aerial views as you pass by sights such as the St Petersburg Times Forum, University of Tampa and the Tampa Bay Aquarium. Then head south to Fort De Soto, a park made up of five islands, and pass over the Gandy Bridge along the way. On your way back, fly over St Petersburg, Hyde Park and the Sunshine Skyway Bridge.