It's a great idea to brush up on your destination before you dash off on your vacation. Highlight Tampa on a map now and start packing for your adventure!
Tampa lies 170 miles (274 kilometers) south of Jacksonville, a well-known city.
This area of Florida boasts a population of around 340,000 people.
So many places to see and so little time. If you want to experience the best of this city, add Florida Aquarium and the Lowry Park Zoo to your vacation itinerary. If you have an extra day to spare, visit the Tampa Theater and the Tampa Convention Center too.
Think of yourself as an art enthusiast? Feast your eyes on fascinating works and find out the story behind them at Tampa Museum of Art. Want some more ideas? Put down your history journals! Let the past jump to life at Tampa Bay History Center. And there's more. Shopaholics listen up — you'll be able to treat yourself to a bit of retail therapy at Hyde Park. Ready to work that bank card and buy up a storm?
Plug in your headphones and watch a couple of in-flight movies. Before long, you'll be touching down at Tampa International Airport (TPA). It's about 5 miles (8 kilometers) from central Tampa.
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