Busch Garden’s signature water park Adventure Island blends both 30-acres of tropical paradise with water-drenching rides for the entire family. An place where screams of delight are common, immerse yourself in a one-of-a-kind water park designed to satiate the expectation of the most demanding enthusiasts.
Race side-by-side down a 55-foot drop at Riptide, brave over 700 feet of white-water rapids, swoosh down nearly an acute drop on the Gulf Stream, or get ready for the twist of your life on the intertwined double-tube Caribbean Corkscrew. From wild to mild, everyone can enjoy the Rambling Bayou lazy river and the Endless Surf wave pool.
Adventure Island offers a number of attractions for younger children, including dozens of interactive water park themes at Paradise Lagoon and pint-sized fun at Fabian’s Funport. Adventure Island Tampa Bay is the ultimate water-park adventure that will create lasting memories for years to come.
Adventure Island Rides
Experience the excitement of a tube ride in the dark fallowed by a down-hill side-by-side race to the finish line. Vie for the coveted title of top contender as you rocket down a 55-foot drop combining twists, and turns breaking out into a open-air stretch culminating into a serious drenching.
Friends that ride together, stay together. Team up with a partner as you whisk down the ultimate water-park attraction, Aruba Tuba. Get an adrenaline rush when you think about what surprises await you as you twist, rock, and careen perilously in the dark.
The ultimate open flume for thrill seekers, get ready to suit up with a partner for the wildest ride of your life. Swish down this water coaster as you encounter a surprise around every bend and conclude with a soaking-wet splash into the Rambling Bayou.
Given rave reviews, jump aboard this award-winning ride for the twist of your life. As the ride siphons you down the 290-foot dark tube, hold on as you experience the swirling motion of the corkscrew culminating into a drenching wet splash down.
A thrill seekers delight, test your talent to be the next champion of the Everglides. From 3 stories high, lock your toboggan into position, on your mark, get set, go. Zoom down this 72-foot high-speed ramp against your opponent with the objective of gliding the farthest across the water. Attempt to beat the best record for the coveted title of king of the Everglides.
With over 4 stories of pure adrenaline pumping thrills, get ready to launch down this massive body slide for a race to the finish line. Let gravity take over as you rocket down this 210-foot body slide with average speeds up to 25 mph!
Key West Rapids
Take a partner or go alone on this massive ride that takes you on a exciting white-water adventure. As you climb six story queue, feel your heart beat in anticipation of a water-fueled descent just ahead. Gushers, speed slopes, twists and turns will press your senses to the limit.
Surfs up.. Make a big splash in the azure waters of Adventure Island. Choose a safety vest and just enjoy the 8-foot swells through out this massive 17,000 sq ft wave pool.
Fabian’s Fun Port
The ultimate playground for tweens, now the little tykes can enjoy the same thrills as the big kids only in a scaled down version. At Fabian’s Fun Port, no worries about leaving your kids to play while you explore all that Adventure Islands has to offer. Because everything is made for the smaller hands, kids can zoom down the flume, climb the water-friendly jungle gym, get soaked in the bubbly springs, dodge the jumping jets, or just float in the pristine waters of this coveted water-park destination.
Check out splash attack’s centerpiece attraction huge tree house that feature a plethora of play toys. Immerse yourself in this tropical wonderland featuring twisting slides, water jets, bridges, web crawls and much more.