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Things to do in Tampa

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bus Station
“Always something going on here! Check out a variety of international +local seminars, workshops and festivals. Just a 25 minute walk from the cottage, enjoy the scenery or just bike it in less than 10”
  • 12 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Tampa's Riverwalk is a 2.6 mile waterfront path through downtown Tampa running from Waterworks park all the way down to Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park. There are numerous attractions along the way to enjoy including dining & drinking, parks & playgrounds, a dog park, sightseeing, museums, the Florida Aquarium, boat rentals and more! Check out www.thetampariverwalk.com for details and a map.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Tour beautiful downtown Tampa while riding on a segway. Ride through some of Tampa's most popular destinations with an experienced guide. Tour stops include Bayshore Boulevard, Harbour Island, Tampa Convention Center, Curtis Hixon Park, University of Tampa, and the Tampa Riverwalk.”
  • 4 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Great experience and great staff! Highly recommend for something fun and unique to do in Tampa!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bike Rental / Bike Share
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Parking
“The Tampa Convention Center is located in downtown at the mouth of the Hillsborough River. It has both waterfront views of Tampa Bay and views of the city's skyline with nearby restaurants.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cafe
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  • 1 local recommends
Convention Center
“The Crossbay Ferry will run from the Tampa Convention Center to Downtown St Pete between November 2018 and April 2019.”
  • 1 local recommends