Renita’s guidebook

Renita
Renita’s guidebook

Sightseeing/Attractions

Approx 4 miles from our house. I would recommend booking online in advance, as it does get sold out. The obstacle course and paddle boarding are fun. This is a 7.5 acre lagoon which is a great alternative to water parks or the beach.
30 recommandé par les habitants
Epperson Lagoon
31885 Overpass Road
30 recommandé par les habitants
Approx 4 miles from our house. I would recommend booking online in advance, as it does get sold out. The obstacle course and paddle boarding are fun. This is a 7.5 acre lagoon which is a great alternative to water parks or the beach.
Great place to rent bikes or lime scooters along scenic 2.5 mile bike ride along the river. Great places to eat along the way.
124 recommandé par les habitants
Tampa Riverwalk
124 recommandé par les habitants
Great place to rent bikes or lime scooters along scenic 2.5 mile bike ride along the river. Great places to eat along the way.
Beat the heat at Tampa's biggest water park! Located right across the street from Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay, Adventure Island® is 30 acres of water-drenched fun...
189 recommandé par les habitants
Adventure Island
10001 McKinley Dr
189 recommandé par les habitants
Beat the heat at Tampa's biggest water park! Located right across the street from Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay, Adventure Island® is 30 acres of water-drenched fun...
This is great fun park. They have all different animals that you can see walking by or taking a train around the park, great amusement park rides, water rides didn’t disappoint. Get the meal plan it is worth it. You can eat unlimited every hour.
704 recommandé par les habitants
Busch Gardens Tampa
10165 McKinley Dr
704 recommandé par les habitants
This is great fun park. They have all different animals that you can see walking by or taking a train around the park, great amusement park rides, water rides didn’t disappoint. Get the meal plan it is worth it. You can eat unlimited every hour.
Lake Jovita Golf & Country Clb
12900 Lake Jovita Boulevard
Approx 56 miles from our house. Clearwater Beach is one of the most famous beaches in the Sunshine State, known for its powder white sand and crystal blue waters. Aside from its long list of accolades and being put on numerous “Best Beaches in Florida” lists, it also offers beachside fun for all ages, from water sports and cruises to waterfront dining. It’s framed by a picturesque Beach Walk where you can take in the views and boasts a nightly sunset celebration at Pier 60.
711 recommandé par les habitants
Clearwater Beach
711 recommandé par les habitants
Approx 56 miles from our house. Clearwater Beach is one of the most famous beaches in the Sunshine State, known for its powder white sand and crystal blue waters. Aside from its long list of accolades and being put on numerous “Best Beaches in Florida” lists, it also offers beachside fun for all ages, from water sports and cruises to waterfront dining. It’s framed by a picturesque Beach Walk where you can take in the views and boasts a nightly sunset celebration at Pier 60.
31 miles from the house
216 recommandé par les habitants
Florida Aquarium
701 Channelside Dr
216 recommandé par les habitants
31 miles from the house
38 miles from house. Great spot along the causeway where you can run, walk, bike, roller blade, etc. Right next to Whiskey Joe's where they have good food and an outdoor dining.
45 recommandé par les habitants
Ben T Davis Beach
7740 West Courtney Campbell Causeway
45 recommandé par les habitants
38 miles from house. Great spot along the causeway where you can run, walk, bike, roller blade, etc. Right next to Whiskey Joe's where they have good food and an outdoor dining.
Hidden secret in all of Florida! Rent a kayak for an all day adventure from Weeki Wachee Kayak Rentals and float down the river for hours, stopping at little beaches along the way for a swim. Crystal clear spring water, 73 degrees year round. You will see manatees and even dolphins. Bring snacks/drinks as you will need the energy! Bug spray and sunscreen too, of course.
Weeki Wachee kayaking
8103 Cortez Blvd
Hidden secret in all of Florida! Rent a kayak for an all day adventure from Weeki Wachee Kayak Rentals and float down the river for hours, stopping at little beaches along the way for a swim. Crystal clear spring water, 73 degrees year round. You will see manatees and even dolphins. Bring snacks/drinks as you will need the energy! Bug spray and sunscreen too, of course.
Saddlebrook Golf & Country Club
Historic Ybor
38 miles from our house
197 recommandé par les habitants
Tarpon Springs
197 recommandé par les habitants
38 miles from our house
59 miles from house
171 recommandé par les habitants
Walt Disney World Resort
3111 World Drive
171 recommandé par les habitants
59 miles from house
59 miles from our house
110 recommandé par les habitants
Treasure Island
110 recommandé par les habitants
59 miles from our house
Home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, University of South Florida Bulls, Outback Bowl, Monster Jam and many other events.
170 recommandé par les habitants
Raymond James Stadium
4201 North Dale Mabry Highway
170 recommandé par les habitants
Home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, University of South Florida Bulls, Outback Bowl, Monster Jam and many other events.
Waterfront area with tons of eateries, shops, street food trucks, attractions, and entertainment. Great place to hang out with sitting outside, cornhole, swings!
157 recommandé par les habitants
Sparkman Wharf
615 Channelside Dr
157 recommandé par les habitants
Waterfront area with tons of eateries, shops, street food trucks, attractions, and entertainment. Great place to hang out with sitting outside, cornhole, swings!
Nov-mid April only... see manatees hanging around the warm waters from the Tampa electric plant. Also touch sting rays and walk to the lookout tower.
93 recommandé par les habitants
Manatee Viewing Center
6990 Dickman Road
93 recommandé par les habitants
Nov-mid April only... see manatees hanging around the warm waters from the Tampa electric plant. Also touch sting rays and walk to the lookout tower.
Go on safari aboard the custom-made safari vehicle for a 15-minute long narrated ride. The open-air tram departs from the Africa Plaza and offers behind-the-scene tour. Voted the #1 Family Friendly Zoo in the US by Parents Magazine!
252 recommandé par les habitants
ZooTampa at Lowry Park
1101 W Sligh Ave
252 recommandé par les habitants
Go on safari aboard the custom-made safari vehicle for a 15-minute long narrated ride. The open-air tram departs from the Africa Plaza and offers behind-the-scene tour. Voted the #1 Family Friendly Zoo in the US by Parents Magazine!
Start of the riverwalk, view of downtown. Family friendly park with occasional concerts next to The Armature Works. A great way for the family to spend the afternoon on a hot summer day. Eat at high end restaurants or at a family friendly food hall next door.
40 recommandé par les habitants
Water Works Park
1710 North Highland Avenue
40 recommandé par les habitants
Start of the riverwalk, view of downtown. Family friendly park with occasional concerts next to The Armature Works. A great way for the family to spend the afternoon on a hot summer day. Eat at high end restaurants or at a family friendly food hall next door.
Watch your favorite movie on the big screen outdoors at the local Drive in Move Theater which has been around since 1950. Only 12 mins from our home.
Joy-Lan Drive in & Swap Shop
16414 U.S. 301
Watch your favorite movie on the big screen outdoors at the local Drive in Move Theater which has been around since 1950. Only 12 mins from our home.
Eat good food while playing golf and also they have pool tables at ground while waiting. Before you go make sure you do reservations online so you don’t have to wait, otherwise you have to wait 1 hour and so.
47 recommandé par les habitants
Topgolf
10690 Palm River Road
47 recommandé par les habitants
Eat good food while playing golf and also they have pool tables at ground while waiting. Before you go make sure you do reservations online so you don’t have to wait, otherwise you have to wait 1 hour and so.
Florida’s only true canopy tour! Two spectacular canyons and 4 lakes make our amazing zip lining adventures like no other! Big Cliff Canyon tour offers a world famous 1,100 foot zip all the way across Lost Spring Lake. Our Treetop Express Tour and Sky High Tour take you soaring through Sky High Canyon and over Gator Lake! It’s time to get wild Florida!! Cliffs, lakes, massive canyons and more…it’s the only place in Florida where all these things exist and it’s ONLY at The Canyons Zip Line & Adventure Park! Can also go horseback riding and kayak tours. About 1hr 45mins from the house.
49 recommandé par les habitants
The Canyons Zip Line and Adventure Park
8045 Northwest Gainesville Road
49 recommandé par les habitants
Florida’s only true canopy tour! Two spectacular canyons and 4 lakes make our amazing zip lining adventures like no other! Big Cliff Canyon tour offers a world famous 1,100 foot zip all the way across Lost Spring Lake. Our Treetop Express Tour and Sky High Tour take you soaring through Sky High Canyon and over Gator Lake! It’s time to get wild Florida!! Cliffs, lakes, massive canyons and more…it’s the only place in Florida where all these things exist and it’s ONLY at The Canyons Zip Line & Adventure Park! Can also go horseback riding and kayak tours. About 1hr 45mins from the house.
The three old-fashioned town squares located throughout The Villages are central to the community’s lifestyle. Each town square features its own theme, but they all include movie theaters, shops, restaurants, and free nightly live entertainment. Great way to tour is golf carts. About 1hr 10mins from our house.
38 recommandé par les habitants
The Villages
38 recommandé par les habitants
The three old-fashioned town squares located throughout The Villages are central to the community’s lifestyle. Each town square features its own theme, but they all include movie theaters, shops, restaurants, and free nightly live entertainment. Great way to tour is golf carts. About 1hr 10mins from our house.
As Florida’s oldest attraction, the Glass Bottom Boats showcase the crystal clear springs and the underwater life that naturally inhabits Silver Springs. Come enjoy where guests have the unique opportunity to see below the surface of the water and enjoy the river’s wildlife, vegetation and historical and cultural artifacts. Glass Bottom Boat tours run every 30-45 minutes from 10 am to 6 pm daily, 365 days a year. Reservations are not necessary." Can also rent glass bottom kayaks. About 1 hr 40mins north of house.
7 recommandé par les habitants
Glass Bottom Boat Tours at Silver Springs
5656 E Silver Springs Blvd
7 recommandé par les habitants
As Florida’s oldest attraction, the Glass Bottom Boats showcase the crystal clear springs and the underwater life that naturally inhabits Silver Springs. Come enjoy where guests have the unique opportunity to see below the surface of the water and enjoy the river’s wildlife, vegetation and historical and cultural artifacts. Glass Bottom Boat tours run every 30-45 minutes from 10 am to 6 pm daily, 365 days a year. Reservations are not necessary." Can also rent glass bottom kayaks. About 1 hr 40mins north of house.
Swim with the Manatee 3 hour snorkel tour in Homosassa on Crystal River. Or you can go on a 1.5 hr river cruise or a 3 hour pontoon boat ride up crystal river. Approx 1hr 10mins from house.
River Ventures - Homosassa
10823 W Yulee Dr
Swim with the Manatee 3 hour snorkel tour in Homosassa on Crystal River. Or you can go on a 1.5 hr river cruise or a 3 hour pontoon boat ride up crystal river. Approx 1hr 10mins from house.

Good Local Shopping

Fun local place for shops and food. About 15 mins from the house.
29 recommandé par les habitants
The Shops at Wiregrass
28211 Paseo Drive
29 recommandé par les habitants
Fun local place for shops and food. About 15 mins from the house.
14 miles from house.
61 recommandé par les habitants
Tampa Premium Outlets
2300 Grand Cypress Dr
61 recommandé par les habitants
14 miles from house.

Ridiculous Local Restaurants

Some of our favorite local establishments.
One of our local favorite ice cream places.
Twistee Treat Wesley Chapel
5258 Village Market
One of our local favorite ice cream places.
10 miles from our home. An incredible dining experience in an atmosphere so unique, you'll never forget it! “One of 12 Tampa Bay Restaurants flying under the radar. A must try”
7 recommandé par les habitants
Kafe Kokopelli
37940 Live Oak Ave
7 recommandé par les habitants
10 miles from our home. An incredible dining experience in an atmosphere so unique, you'll never forget it! “One of 12 Tampa Bay Restaurants flying under the radar. A must try”
Great place to walk or bike around and take in the outdoor parks/Tampa riverwalk before grabbing a bite to eat. There are many restaurants to choose from so everyone is happy and then galleria dining inside or outside.
340 recommandé par les habitants
Armature Works
1910 N Ola Ave
340 recommandé par les habitants
Great place to walk or bike around and take in the outdoor parks/Tampa riverwalk before grabbing a bite to eat. There are many restaurants to choose from so everyone is happy and then galleria dining inside or outside.
"Whiskey Joe's invites you to grab a couple of their famous tacos in the dining room, soak up some sunshine and sweet waterfront views on their patio or relax under a palapa on our large private beach."
79 recommandé par les habitants
Whiskey Joe's
7720 West Courtney Campbell Causeway
79 recommandé par les habitants
"Whiskey Joe's invites you to grab a couple of their famous tacos in the dining room, soak up some sunshine and sweet waterfront views on their patio or relax under a palapa on our large private beach."
A local diner that will take you back to the days of hamburgers and milkshakes in a flash; explore Hyde Park Village shopping afterward, or stroll down Bayshore Boulevard to Ballast Point Park Pier for fishing or great views of downtown Tampa. Great place for breakfast as well.
21 recommandé par les habitants
Goody Goody Burgers
1601 W Swann Ave
21 recommandé par les habitants
A local diner that will take you back to the days of hamburgers and milkshakes in a flash; explore Hyde Park Village shopping afterward, or stroll down Bayshore Boulevard to Ballast Point Park Pier for fishing or great views of downtown Tampa. Great place for breakfast as well.
An exciting and unique restaurant with an amazing environment. With an extensive breakfast menu there is for sure something for everyone. Following your meal you are able to head over to the bakery right next door for some made in house baked goods and chocolates.​
59 recommandé par les habitants
Datz
2616 South MacDill Avenue
59 recommandé par les habitants
An exciting and unique restaurant with an amazing environment. With an extensive breakfast menu there is for sure something for everyone. Following your meal you are able to head over to the bakery right next door for some made in house baked goods and chocolates.​
Excellent seafood Rest with out door eating at Wiregrass Shops.
Pinchers
28330 Paseo Drive
Excellent seafood Rest with out door eating at Wiregrass Shops.
Great local place to eat n Dade City. Also fun little shops around town to visit.
Green Door on 8th
14148 8th St
Great local place to eat n Dade City. Also fun little shops around town to visit.

Food scene

Very good local Mexican restaurant. Fast service in Zepherlis hills. Close to house
Plaza Mexico Restaurant Bar & Grill
38361 County Road 54
Very good local Mexican restaurant. Fast service in Zepherlis hills. Close to house