Tampa, FL

Cruises from Tampa depart year-round.

Midway down Florida's west coast, Tampa is within a four-hour drive of Tallahassee, Miami and Jacksonville. The city is home to a number of attractions and theme parks, including Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Adventure Island, ZooTampa at Lowry Park and The Florida Aquarium. Lovers of the arts can visit The David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, the Tampa Museum of Art and the USF Contemporary Art Museum. The Florida Orchestra also is based in the Tampa Bay area. For those looking to get outdoors, opt for paddleboarding, canoeing or kayaking on Tampa Bay, or soak up the sun on some of the region’s top-notch beaches.

Language: English
Currency: US dollar (US$)

Driving Directions and Parking Information

The Seaport Street Terminal
Port of Tampa
Tampa, Florida 33602

The Port of Tampa (Seaport Street Terminal) is adjacent to the Florida Aquarium and is located 15 miles from the Tampa International Airport. Parking is $14.00 per day (rates subject to change by Port Authority).

From the North - Take I-75 south to I-4 west, or I-275 south to I-4 east. Take Exit 1 (Port of Tampa/Ybor City). Take 21st Street south. Turn right on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60. (East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street.) Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal.

From the South - Take I-75 north. Take Crosstown Expressway west (toward Tampa). Take 22nd Street north exit (Port of Tampa/Ybor City). Take 22nd Street north. Turn left on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60. East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street. Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal.

From the East - Take I-4 west. Take Exit 1 (Port of Tampa/Ybor City). Take 21st Street south. Turn right on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60. East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street. Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal.

From the West (Tampa International Airport) - Take I-275 North. Stay in right lane. Take I-4 East. Take Exit 1 (Port of Tampa/Ybor City). Take 21st Street south. Turn right on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60. East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street. Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal.

Tampa, FL Weather
Temperature (Fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 70 72 76 82 87 90 90 90 89 84 78 72
Low 50 52 56 61 67 73 74 74 73 66 57 52
Temperature (Celsius)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 21 22 24 28 31 32 32 32 32 29 26 22
Low 10 11 13 16 19 23 23 23 23 19 14 11
Precipitation
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Inches 2 3 3 2 3 6 7 8 6 2 2 2
Centimeters 5 8 8 5 8 15 18 20 15 5 5 5
Precipitation Days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Days 7 7 7 5 6 12 16 17 13 7 5 6
Humidity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Percent 87 87 87 86 85 86 88 90 91 89 88 87

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