Voted one of the top aquariums in the country, the Florida Aquarium is a must-see destination when visiting Tampa, FL. Whether you’re in town on business or for a family vacation, our staff at Carl’s Van Rentals thinks you’ll enjoy a day at this local attraction.

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About the Aquarium

The Florida Aquarium is one of the top things to see here in Tampa. From their amazing animal exhibits and interactive displays to the wetlands trail, you can fill a day with all that there is to do and see. Some popular features that you’ll want to check out include:

  • Bays and Beaches
  • Journey to Madagascar
  • Dive with Sharks
  • Dolphin Tours
  • Splash Pad
  • And more

You can see water creatures from right here in Florida and from around the world up close and personal. The aquarium also features on-site dining as well as a fun gift shop so you can take home the perfect souvenir.

Getting There

Part of the fun of the Florida Aquarium is that it’s located right in the heart of Downtown Tampa. In addition to visiting the aquarium, you can enjoy a stroll along the water, grab a bite to eat, or enjoy live entertainment. This attraction is located on Channelside Drive and is easy to get to no matter where you are in the Tampa area, and we can even help you rent a van to get there.

Rent a Van

For all your Tampa travels, you can rely on Carl’s Van Rentals. We have the minivan, passenger van, or minibus you need to get you and your crew to the Florida Aquarium and other local attractions. To find out more about our rentals or to get a rental quote, contact our Tampa location anytime by calling (813) 872-7111, or book online.


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