Explore the Unknown

Tampa offers an abundance of outdoor pursuits, whether on land or down by the Gulf of Mexico. Locals and visitors alike gather in the mystical city to experience the untouched natural beauty of Florida, from its sensational sandy beaches and nature preserves to freshwater springs. The city offers a little bit of everything, with its state-of-the-art shopping, events, and exhibitions in downtown Tampa. Tampa offers unlimited activities and adventures for visitors of all ages!

Embark upon the family adventure of a lifetime with Falcon Charter Bus Company. When traveling around from park to event you may find it challenging to navigate parking and transit options. A personal driver can consolidate your travel plans by seamlessly transporting groups of all sizes to and from each destination. Our team travels to every location in the Southeast!


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Getting Around Tampa

Florida is a state with a public transit route spread far and wide, which many locals and travelers find difficult to navigate. The Tampa public transportation system is often crowded and follows a hard-to-follow bus schedule. The public transit system, unfortunately, does not make it possible to travel around the Tampa Bay area without taking several buses or trams to a distant location. However, Tampa charter bus rentals are a superb solution for families and groups trying to maneuver large amounts of passengers to distant destinations in one sweep.

Hotels Near Tampa

Quality Inn & Suites Near Fairgrounds Ybor City

Address: 4955 E 18th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-2407

Phone: (813) 623-6000

Hampton Inn & Suites Tampa/Ybor City/ Downtown

Address: 5329 Avion Park Dr, Tampa, FL 33607-1416

Phone: +1 855-605-0317

Hilton Garden Inn Tampa East/ Brandon

Address: 1700 E 9th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3802 

Phone: +1 855-618-4697

Where to Begin Your Travels



Before setting out on your morning getaway adventure, enjoy coffee at some of Tampa’s finest cafés and breakfast nooks. Once you witness all that Tampa has to offer, you will need that extra caffeine boost for the adventures ahead. These local brunch spots are a must-see!

Two people at a coffee shop talking to a barista and placing an order.

Independent Bar and Cafe

Address: 5016 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603

Phone: (813) 341-4883

A great day starts with coffee! Relax in the lounge while you create your trip itinerary. Independent Bar and Café features a varied selection of breakfast delicatessens, vegan sandwiches, salads, coffees, and teas. There’s a choice for everyone at this Tampa favorite! This popular coffeehouse is especially known for its unique selection of tasty treats.

Buddy Brew Coffee

Address: 2020 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606

Phone: (813) 258-2739

Buddy Brew Coffee is a unique coffeehouse which brews sourced beans on-site offering coffee from a multitude of countries across the world. This diverse mix of coffees are all cultivated from the same source, but each identifies with its own rich blend of flavor. Try a brew you could only otherwise taste across international waters with this rare selection!

Another Broken Egg Cafe

Address: 4041 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33611

Phone: (813) 769-9906

The Broken Egg Café is a world-renowned eatery known for its brunch cocktails and breakfast delicatessens. Enjoy domestically-sourced coffee and fresh catered meals to your liking! This café caters breakfast, brunch, and lunch to groups of all sizes, making it perfect for weddings, corporate events, and social gatherings alike.


Tackle that late middle-of-the-day slump with an off-the-grid adventure! Experience a nature lover’s paradise along Tampa’s very own beaches and state parks. These pristine natural spaces are sure to be loved by your friends and family. Add a few of these to your itinerary!

a covered sitting area on the tampa riverwalk overlooking the river

Tampa Riverwalk

Address: Tampa, FL 33602

Phone: (813) 274-7723

Tampa Riverwalk is a 2.4-mile scenic riverfront which runs along some of the most popular downtown attractions, parks, and restaurants in the Tampa Bay area. Stroll along the Tampa Riverwalk to experience all that the beautiful marvel has to offer from contemporary shopping, cutting-edge events, and historic districts in the downtown Tampa Bay area.

Hillsborough River State Park

Address: Tampa, 15402 US-301, Thonotosassa, FL 33592

Phone: (813) 987-6771

After strolling through downtown, stop for a picnic at Hillsborough River State Park before adventuring through the numerous hiking trails to witness wildlife native to the area. Explore one of Florida’s oldest state parks by kayak or canoe as you travel down the river rapids and still waters. Upriver from downtown Tampa, this hidden gem is something you won’t want to miss.

Lettuce Lake Regional Park

Address: 6920 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, FL 33637

Phone: (813) 987-6204

Lettuce Lake is a nature lover’s haven located along the Hillsborough River Park. The national park is meant to keep the water in its natural state untouched by houses and developments, granting visitors with the chance to experience the natural side of Florida. The park features a lengthy 3,500-foot boardwalk where you can find the interpretive center for exhibits on native creatures and vegetation. The exhibit includes a guided nature/bird walk through Lettuce Park. Visit the boat launch and rentals for canoes and kayaks to experience fun outdoor recreation!


Wrap up your evening with these four staples in Tampa, Florida. Depending on your group of family or friends you may enjoy a walk on the pier, strolling through lush gardens, or playing the upgraded putt-putt and golfing. Explore local attractions with family and friends!

Tampa Bay Bridge

ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Address: 1101 W Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33604

Phone: (813) 935-8552

Discover the animals of ZooTampa at Lowry Park from elephants, giraffes, manatee, koalas, and Florida Panthers. If you’re looking for a more relaxing experience you can even do yoga in the middle of nature at the zoo! The zoo is an excellent choice for a younger family crowd.

Top Golf

Address: 10690 Palm River Road Tampa, FL 33619

Phone: (813) 298-1811

TopGolf is ideal for those who want to reserve an event location paired with unlimited food and drinks at your disposal. It is the perfect mix between golf and putt-putt and is sure to be a group favorite as you all enjoy a recreational sporting event and dinner all in one. Enjoy the best of reinvented golf and driving ranges with friends. Test your swing by competing for net points!

Busch Gardens

Address: 10165 McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612

Phone: 1-813-884-4FUN

Busch Gardens is a Tampa Bay theme park renown as one of Florida’s most beloved theme parks for its thrill-seeking rides, unique animals, and unforgettable amusement park shows. This park is assured to be a family favorite with its choice of river rides, cable car rides, and rollercoasters. The rides are paired with a selection of landscape architecture and gardens.

Ballast Point Park and Pier

Address: 5300 Interbay Blvd, Tampa, FL 33611

Phone: (813) 274-8615

Have the full South Tampa experience by grabbing a fishing rod, catching your own catch of the day, and cleaning your very own fish! If your lure isn’t a huge hit with the bait, head over to the restaurant by the pier at the Taste of Boston to try fish fresh from off the Ballast Point Pier!

Schedule Your Next Falcon Charter Bus Service

The 18-passenger minibus rental is a popular choice for outdoor adventurers and destination travelers. This minibus rental comes outfitted with a selection of comfortable amenities such as Wi-Fi, cushioned reclining seats, TV monitors, power outlets, extended leg room, and more. The flexibility of a private rental is unmatched by any other form of transportation.

Falcon Charter Bus also services groups of all sizes with larger coach rentals like a 25-passenger minibus or 56-passenger charter buses for events such as weddings, corporate travel, or school trips. Invest in seamless group transportation in Tampa, Florida. Call one of our travel consultants at 813-944-3146 for your very own bus transportation solution.


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