Take on Tigris at Busch Gardens


Busch Gardens Tampa is bring the newest thrill ride rollercoaster called Tigris. Tigris is a touted as the Florida’s tallest launch coaster. On April 19th Busch Gardens will launch their newest rollercoaster, it is sure to be a thrill ride for the ages.

An innovative experience, Tigris will catapult riders through an exhilarating array of looping twists with forward and backward motion, breath-taking drops, a 150-foot skyward surge, and an inverted heartline roll, all at more than 60 miles per hour. Tigris will race riders along more than 1,800 feet of steel track designed to mimic the awe-inspiring agility of the world’s largest and most powerful cat –the tiger.” 

Busch Gardens is going a step farther to bring more activity and fun to Tampa by launch another new thrill ride in the Gwazi area of the park in 2020. So stay tuned the hear more. To see some video on the new Tigris ride check out the link here.

Note to ride the Tigris you will have to have a height minimum is 54″.


Video and Source Credit: Busch Gardens Website



I was raise in South Florida and grew up going to Busch Gardens quite a bit. As I became older I found the love of my life my wife Stacey. Together we have one daughter and two dogs. We are season pass holders for Wald Disney World. We go Disney as much as possible while visiting out local theme park Tweetsie railroad.