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Tarpon Springs

United States of America

Trover photo by Bethany Doug

Trover photo by Bethany Doug

Trover photo by Bethany Doug

Trover photo by Bethany Doug

Tarpon Springs

Known for Dining, Shopping and Family-Friendly

Experience the family-friendly area of Tarpon Springs—restaurants, shopping, and sights from Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks to Sunset Beach.

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Experience the family-friendly area of Tarpon Springs—restaurants, shopping, and sights from Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks to Sunset Beach.

Things to do in Tarpon Springs

Located in the heart of St. Petersburg, this historic botanical oasis behind vine-covered walls offers tropical plants, colorful flower beds, meandering paths, picturesque ponds and cascading waterfalls.

Browse the surrealistic masterpieces of a world-famous Spanish painter in a remarkable building that perfectly suits the style of the art exhibits.

One of West Florida’s most accomplished exhibit spaces has displays that range from ancient crafts to classic paintings and contemporary photography.

Hands-on animal activities, a manatee hospital and children’s rides are among the top attractions at this popular animal park.

Admire the vestiges of the fortress, bring your kids to the pirate ship playground and relax on the beaches of this archipelago.

Hear lions, tigers and leopards roar at this animal sanctuary for abandoned and abused exotic big cats.

This innovative and interactive attraction is designed specifically for young children and their parents, and makes learning fun and active.

Bring your kids for a behind-the-scenes look at the Dolphin Tale movies and marvel at the marine creatures who played the parts.

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Join a crew of pirates for a sunset cruise over the blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico as you learn the tales of the brigand ship Pirates Ransom. Sip a drink on deck and dive into buccaneering fun for scallywags of all ages, from treasure hunts to water gun fights.

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Climb aboard an authentic pirate ship and set sail over the beautiful waters surrounding Clearwater. Sip a beverage on deck and jump into pirate antics from a treasure hunt to a rousing water gun fight on the open seas.

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ZooTampa at Lowry Park is known for having one of the most beautiful, tropical wildlife zoological settings in the world that bring together animals and visitors to create unforgettable, natural connections.

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Get an up-close view of the beautiful Florida marine life on your sailing adventure. Hop aboard a yacht and set sail for Boca Ciega Bay, where calm waters offer a year-round natural habitat for bottlenose dolphins.

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Spend a relaxing evening aboard a sailing yacht and watch the vibrant colors of the sunset meld with the tranquility of Florida's coastal waters. While you take in the view, sip on soft drinks and water or your own adult beverage.

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Tampa Bay CityPASS® tickets include prepaid admission to Tampa Bay’s must-see attractions at significant savings off the price of the same tickets purchased separately. Extra perk: CityPASS travelers skip most main-entrance ticket lines.

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Leave the dry land behind for a while and embark on a thrilling speedboat adventure on the shimmering blue waters around Tampa Bay. Put your hands above your head and take in deep, refreshing breaths of crisp ocean air while your expert captain tends to the wheel.

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Take in the sights of beautiful Clearwater Harbor while digging into a delicious buffet dinner and sipping refreshing tropical drinks. This Caribbean-themed cruise presents you with an incredible assortment of island-style food and drinks while you dance the night away.