CityPass offers visitors 5 Tampa Bay locations

TAMARA LUSH Associated Press Published:

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Several Tampa Bay-area attractions, including the Busch Gardens theme park, will be part of a ticket pass booklet that's offered in other cities such as New York, Seattle and Toronto.

Local tourism officials announced Wednesday that the $119 CityPass booklet will allow tourists to see up to five attractions over nine consecutive days. The booklet is $99 for kids ages 3-9.

People can buy the pass online now for use beginning May 20.

Pass-holders have nine consecutive days to visit Busch Gardens, The Florida Aquarium, Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Lowry Park Zoo and either the Chihuly glass collection or the Museum of Science and Industry. Tampa Bay will be the only area in Florida to offer CityPass.