Parks & Nature


Busch Gardens - Tampa


Busch Gardens Tampa is the ultimate family adventure, combining world-class thrill rides, live entertainment and more than 12,000 animals. Venture across the Serengeti and race like a Cheetah aboard Florida's first triple-launch coaster Cheetah Hunt. Plus, enjoy the fully-remodeled Pantopia with shopping, dining, live entertainment and North America's tallest freestanding drop tower, Falcon's Fury.

Clearwater Marine Aquariam

See, Touch & Learn about rescued dolphins, otters and sea turtles. Hourly animal care, training presentations; underwater viewing of native sharks and fish; informative exhibits on animal rescue, rehabilitation and release. Visit Winter, the dolphin from "A Dolphin's Tale."

Lowry Park Zoo

Take a walk on the wild side! Recognized as the top zoological park in the country since the late 1950's, with over 1,600 animals and 2,000 species of plants. Open daily from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Fort DeSoto Park

7 miles of beaches, 2 great fishing piers, spectacular Bird watching with 296 different species. History Historic fort and Quarter Masters Building from the early 1900's. Trails for walking, biking, or blading. Canoe and kayak rentals.

Pinellas Trail

Trail goers may think they're miles from civilization along some parts of the Pinellas County Fred Marquis Pinellas Trail, as they travel through deep glades of live oaks, trailing Spanish moss, tidal streams teeming with wildlife. The Trail also leads to a number of County, City and State parks along its route. Rent bikes and enjoy!

Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary

The largest non-profit wild bird hospital in the U,S, visitors are encouraged to tour the open-air facility and beachfront. Open 365 days a year, from 9 am till sunset. FREE ADMISSION and you can walk to the sanctuary from the beach!


Sunken Gardens

Explore this botanical paradise as you stroll through history discovering some of the oldest plant specimens in the region. Mon - Sat 10 am - 4:30 pm, Sunday, 12 - 4:30 pm.

Sunsets at Pier 60 Daily Festival

Sunsets at Pier 60 Daily Festival on Clearwater Beach operates 364 days a year from two hours before until two hours after sunset, weather permitting. The nightly sunset celebration features artisans, crafters, street performers, and our world famous Pier 60 sunsets.

Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks

The sponge industry helped build a Greek community that is now famous not only for the world's finest sponges, but for some of the finest Greek restaurants, markets, and bakeries in the country. 

The Florida Aquarium - Tampa

Touch spineless creatures and slippery stingrays! Dive with the Sharks or Swim with the Fish in Shark Bay and the Coral Reef exhibit tanks Take an Ecotour aboard a 64 ft catamaran and catch a glimpse of a wild dolphin.

The Florida Botanical Gardens

This lush public garden features Florida native and tropical plants demonstrating techniques for central Florida. Open daily 7am - 7pm . FREE ADMISSION. 

Family Fun


Dolphin Quest Boat Rides

Set sail on this intracoastal adventure for a Dolphin Quest you won't forget! Relax on an intimate 40-foot catamaran in your waterfront seat as you take in the gorgeous Floridian surroundings. Search for your favorite aquatic animals and watch the bay’s most exciting residents, the bottlenose dolphins, as they put on a spectacular show in their natural habitat.

John's Pass Village & Boardwalk

This quaint turn-of-the-century fishing village is Pinellas County’s #1 tourist attraction. Over 100 merchants inhabit the Village with unique retail shopping, a variety of restaurants, the local fishing fleet, dolphin watching and shelling tours, boat rentals, parasailing and jet skiing. Abundant parking.

Sea Screamer Boat Rides

The Sea Screamer, the world's largest speedboat!  With its dual twin-turbocharged diesel engines, the 72' long Sea Screamer gives you a thrill ride you'll never forget! Great dolphin tours have dolphins jumping in the wake!

Smuggler's Cove Adventure Golf

Enjoy a round of miniature golf and feed the baby gators!

Splash Harbor Water Park

Two water slides and a lazy river provide families with hours of non-stop fun. Extra large sun deck and cabana rentals available.

St. Pete Pier

A shopping and dining adventure! Experience dolphin sightseeing tours charter a sailboat, captain your own electric boat, pedal your way around downtown on a surrey bike, fish and feed the pelicans.

Bike & Boat Rentals


Island Marine Rentals (Boat & Bike Rentals)

Looking for a great day on the water? They have a boat for you. Whether you choose a few hours of fun or an all day outing, they have an adventure that’s perfect for you! Enjoy the Florida sun, sand and waves. They also rent bicycles at a great rate!

Rad Bicycles, Boards, Hobbies & Kayak Rentals

Rad Bicycles maintains a large inventory of all the latest bikes along with the classic looks too. We carry a range of products from today's top vendors and can custom build or order any style you desire. Come by and let us help you pick the bicycle that is right for you.