Tour Overview

  • Flight or Charter Bus Transportation to Tampa, FL
  • Charter Bus Transportation throughout the tour
  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Two Breakfasts, Three Lunches, Three Dinners
  • Admission to Florida Aquarium
  • Educational Workshops
  • Dolphin Presentation
  • Visit to Ybor City
  • Admission to Busch Gardens
  • Admission to the Museum of Science and Industry
  • Free Tour Leaders 1 Per 15 Paying Students
  • Zoni Tours Manager

Day 1: Arrival and Aquatic Adventures

Depart for Tampa, FL

Arrive in Tampa, Florida, filled with anticipation for the exciting days ahead.

Meet Your Tour Manager, who will guide you through the exciting days ahead.

Depart for Florida Aquarium

Enjoy lunch at Café Ray at the Florida Aquarium

Immerse yourself in the marine wonders of the Florida Aquarium. Explore interactive exhibits, encounter fascinating aquatic creatures, and learn about marine conservation efforts.

Participate in educational workshops that cover marine biology, conservation, and the importance of protecting our oceans.

Witness a captivating dolphin presentation, learning about the intelligence and behavior of these magnificent creatures.

Embark on a behind-the-scenes tour, exploring the inner workings of the aquarium and gaining a deeper understanding of marine care and conservation efforts.

Enjoy a welcome dinner featuring the flavors of the region. Sample a range of dishes that highlight the unique blend of cultures that have shaped Ybor City's culinary landscape.

After dinner, take a stroll through the historic streets of Ybor City. Admire the beautifully preserved architecture, street art, and unique shops that line the cobblestone streets. Learn about the district's history as a cigar manufacturing hub and its vibrant cultural melting pot that includes Cuban, Spanish, and Italian influences.

Check into your hotel and relax, preparing for tomorrow’s day of thrills.

Day 2: Busch Gardens Excitement

Start your day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel, fueling up for a day of adventure.

Spend the entire day at Busch Gardens, a world of exhilarating rides, captivating shows, and up-close animal encounters.

Indulge in a satisfying lunch within the park, refueling for more excitement.

Enjoy exhilarating rides, witness incredible wildlife, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of Busch Gardens.

Enjoy a delicious dinner at the park, sharing stories of your Busch Gardens experiences.

Return to your hotel, unwinding and resting after an action-packed day.

Day 3: Science and Exploration

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel preparing for a day of discovery.

Venture to the Museum of Science and Industry, where interactive exhibits and cutting-edge displays inspire curiosity and innovation.

Savor a satisfying lunch at the museum, reenergizing for the afternoon ahead.

Engage with hands-on activities, explore technological advancements, and embrace the spirit of innovation.

Bid farewell to Tampa, departing for home with cherished memories and newfound knowledge.

Must Know

Diverse Experiences: Immerse yourself in marine life, thrilling rides, historical Ybor City, and scientific innovation.

Educational Enrichment: Learn about marine conservation, explore interactive exhibits, and embrace the spirit of innovation.

Heart-Pounding Thrills: Experience the excitement of Busch Gardens' roller coasters, shows, and animal encounters.

  • Tampa has a subtropical climate with warm temperatures. Check the weather forecast before your trip and pack appropriate clothing, including sunscreen and sunglasses.
  • Tampa's food scene features diverse cuisines. Don't miss trying Cuban sandwiches, fresh seafood, and key lime pie.

  • Travel time to and from different parts of the country may modify these itineraries
  • All itineraries are fully customizable.
  • Flexible payment plans available

Are you interested in a different destination?

Tell us where you want to go and
we’ll plan your next adventure.


Explore more Educational Zoni Tours and Field Trips

We cut cost on overhead to provide quality

General Information

General information regarding student tours and field trips.

We offer a wide variety of customized educational itineraries based upon your curriculum requests and budget.

Tour inclusions vary depending on your itinerary, but all include transportation, accommodations, venue admissions, and most meals (as outlined in your proposal).

Visit Tours page and select Plan Your Own Trip, call us at 888-495-0680, or email us at

Yes. All itineraries are fully customizable based upon your desired destination, curriculum requests, and budget needs.

Because we fully customize every itinerary, we can offer tours to any and every age group.

No, Zoni educational tours are not limited to school students alone. They can be arranged for college students, adult learners, faith-based organizations, community-based organizations, language organizations, home-school co-ops, cultural schools/organizations, businesses, or individuals with an interest in acquiring knowledge and exploring new environments.

Absolutely. We cater to various group sizes, including homeschoolers, with fully customizable itineraries.

We require a minimum of ten paying passengers per group. We have no maximum group size.

Planning should begin as soon as possible. International travel is typically planned 12-18 months before departure.

Zoni Educational travel tours have trained Tour Managers and Tour Leaders accompanying the group. For domestic travel there will be one Tour Leader for every 10 students and for international travel, there will be one Tour Leader for every 6 students.

The Tour Leader is a representative from your school. The Tour Manager is affiliated with Zoni Tours and is well versed in the destinations visited.

Yes, for domestic travel we offer one free tour leader per ten paying passengers. For international travel, we offer one free tour leader per six paying passengers.

The itineraries listed on our website include examples of destinations that we travel to, but we are happy to customize a tour of any destination you wish to visit.

While many of our domestic tours are two-night/three-day itineraries, we can customize a tour for any desired length of time.

Your transportation needs will be provided by Zoni Tours, unless otherwise noted in your proposal.

Full names, dates of birth, emergency contacts, dietary restrictions, and any other relevant information needed for your itinerary.

Students and tour leaders will be responsible for securing traveler documents and information. Zoni will keep digital copies of passports and visas for international travel in case of emergency.

All forms are signed at registration along with terms and conditions. Documentation required by your school or organization may vary.

No. Group travel is secured under one booking.

No, seats will be assigned at the time of booking.

While not guaranteed, Zoni Tours will do everything possible to accommodate this request.

Flight changes are available at your own expense, subject to group leaders' approval.

Zoni Tours will accommodate special needs per ADA and section 504. We can secure accommodations in motorcoaches, hotels, and most eateries. However, elements of certain itineraries are not accessible to wheelchairs and other devices. Please make your Educational Group Tour Coordinator aware of any special needs when you begin your travel planning.