Serengeti Flyer

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Serengeti Flyer
Busch Gardens Tampa
Location Tampa, Florida, USA
Status Operating since February 27, 2023
Theme Tropical
Rider height 48 inch minimum
Replaced Rhino Rally
Manufacturer S&S-Sansei Technologies
Product Screamin' Swing
Capacity 40 per cycle
Height 105 feet

Serengeti Flyer is a Screamin' Swing installation at Busch Gardens Tampa in Tampa, Florida, USA.


Busch Gardens Tampa started on Serengeti Flyer's installation in 2020 with foundation and underground work, but stopped during the COVID-19 pandemic. Work resumed in April 2022. The attraction re-used the former Rhino Rally queue and loading area.[1]

The addition of Serengeti Flyer was announced on October 11, 2022.[2]

The ride opened on February 27, 2023, following three days of passholder previews.[3][4]


The ride structure is 105 feet tall and it reaches a maximum height of 135 feet and a maximum speed of 68 mph while in operation.[2]


  1. Fake, David (2023-04). "Busch Gardens Tampa Bay soars to new heights with help of S&S Worldwide". Amusement Today. No. Vol. 27, Issue 1. Retrieved 2023-04-05. {{cite news}}: Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Announces Serengeti Flyer; Universal Throws Shade". Coaster101. 2022-10-11. Retrieved 2022-10-12.
  3. "'Serengeti Flyer' swing ride at Busch Gardens will open Feb. 27 to guests, but earlier for passholders".
  4. Carter, Ashley (2023-02-27). "Serengeti Flyer swing ride opens at Busch Gardens". Spectrum News. Retrieved 2023-02-27.

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