Rides

Roaring Springs water ride splashing down after a drop

Roaring Springs

FEEL THE RUSH! Discover a hidden part of old Florida then boat for a family journey along a flowing stream to sudden thrill of a three-story splashdown! Not so adventurous? Guests can experience the refreshing splash of Roaring Springs from atop Lookout Landing.

Children must be at least 36" tall. Children between 36" and 42" tall must be accompanied by a companion 14 or older.

Presented By
Roaring Springs is presented by Pinch-a-Penny
Expedition Wild Africa Safari Ride

Expedition Wild Africa Safari Ride

Coming Mid-Summer!

Don’t miss Expedition Wild Africa, our newly designed safari experience which allows guests to play the role of research interns visiting Africa’s Pampu Preserve. Visitors will experience the immersive landscape that brings one of Earth’s most legendary wild places to Tampa.

Safari riders will solve clues and visit virtual base camps and research stations while onboard a safari truck during their journey. Animal adventures abound, including up-close introductions to the best predators on the Savanah, a view of the largest land mammal in the world, a close encounter with a crash of White Rhinos, and much more!

Children under 56" must be accompanied by an adult.

Presented By
Expedition Wild Africa Safari is presented by Land Rover Tampa
Kids having fun on the Carousel at ZooTampa

The Carousel

Round and round you go on this colorful carousel! Take a ride on a cheetah, manatee, elephant or another animal.

Children under 36" must be accompanied by a standing adult

Boomers Flyin Bananas ride

Boomer's Flyin' Bananas

Temporarily Closed

At Boomer's Flyin' Bananas in Wallaroo Station, kids can soar high in their own flying banana! The bananas "fly" in a circular motion and children can use control levers to move them up and down.

Children must be between 30” and 48” to ride.

Overland Express Train ride

Overland Express Train

The Overland Express in Wallaroo Station is a classic locomotive train ride named after "The Overland," one of Australia's great trains.

Children under 39" must be accompanied by a companion 14 or older.

Family and friends all enjoy the Tasmanian Tiger roller coaster together at ZooTampa

Tasmanian Tiger Coaster

Get your mates and hop on board for a wild ride! This family-friendly roller coaster takes you on ups and downs in the down under - Wallaroo Station.

Children must be at least 36" tall. Children between 36" and 48" tall must be accompanied by a companion 14 or older.