Sometimes you just want to get out and explore. We try to strike a good balance of places that you will really enjoy. Finding ideas for family friendly outings, or interesting places to go in Florida with your friends, both are at your fingertips here with America Top 10. We aim to give you plenty of ideas without you having to do all the research. That way you can easily decide if you want to explore Florida sites or check out the sites in another state.
You have also heard how it is becoming a lot more popular to have staycations (where you stay home instead of going to far off places) and discover new and interesting places in the near vicinity. We try to make that easier for you. Check out the sites in Florida that have become local favorites easily with our site.
We hope that we have provided you plenty of choices in Florida whether this is a new area for you or your own back yard. Something a little different from the typical amusement park. If you really loved somewhere but don’t see them on our list let us know, we are always looking to improve our lists and we can only do that with your help.
Escape to the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens for the only walking safari in Northeast Florida. Discover the earth’s wildlife through interactive and educational experiences. A true family adventure, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is growing and changing daily and is dedicated to consistently improving. The Zoo has something for everyone with more than 2,000 rare and exotic animals and 1,000 varieties of plants.
Universal Studios Orlando Resort is well-known for its theme parks, rides, shows, shopping options, and dining options. The resort also currently offers a variety of vacation packages and accommodation rates in their hotel for every family.
Glazer Children’s Museum is a place where children and their parents can learn through play and shared discovery. Created specifically for children under 12, their Museum offers 170 ‘interactivities’ in multiple themed areas for families to explore, connect while having fun along the way.
Located right across the street from Busch Gardens Tampa, Adventure Island’s 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun, feature the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings for guests of all ages. Within a soothing Key West atmosphere awaits an unrivaled blend of slides, corkscrews, waterfalls, a wave pool, children’s water playground and other family attractions. Adventure Island also features outdoor cafes, picnic and sunbathing areas, a gift shop and a championship sand volleyball complex for hours of fun in the sun.
Busch Gardens Tampa is the ultimate family adventure park, featuring an unparalleled combination of animal encounters, live entertainment and world-class thrill rides. Busch Gardens Tampa is one of 10 parks across the U.S. operated by SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment.
Plant City, FL
Pirate’s Dinner Adventure offers family fun, daring duels, comedy, romance and adventure. Known for being the world’s most interactive dinner show, it features actors, singers and stunt performers engaging in action packed scenes with cannon blasts and pyrotechnics.
Five-time winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence (2010-2015), Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is one of the most popular zoos in the southeastern U.S., with over 1 million visitors annually. The Zoo originated in the 1930’s as a municipal department with a small number of Florida native species. Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo has now grown to what now encompasses 56 acres of naturalistic animal exhibits in a lush, tropical garden setting. The Zoo offers popular educational programming, fun recreational amenities, up-close animal encounters and engaging seasonal events for which it has won accolades as one of the country’s most family-friendly zoos.