Biscayne National Park
When you think of Southern Florida, Biscayne National Park is it! Mostly water, this park protects ocean, rivers and lakes, islands and reefs, and all kinds of wildlife. Enjoy these waters on a guided glass bottom boat trip, paddle your own canoe or snorkel along the world’s third-longest living coral reef. Divers can explore several wrecked ships on the Maritime Heritage Trail. Find Discount Hotels near Biscayne National Park.
Busch Gardens Tampa
Amazing animals, fantastic rides, cool festivals and events are just the beginning of your memorable visit to Busch Gardens! Whitewater raft the Congo Rapids, board the railway to explore the animals of the Serengeti Plain, and if your heart can take it, hop on SheiKra to experience a true 90 degree drop, an Immelmann loop and speeds up to 70 mph. All kinds of shows await you and your family – Elmo, Bert and Ernie will delight your kids at Sesame Street Safari. Find Discount Hotels near Busch Gardens Tampa.
Canaveral National Seashore
Twenty-four miles of pristine, undisturbed beaches await you, offering fishing, boating, surfing and canoeing for your recreational pleasure. Enjoy a leisurely excursion through pine flatwoods and marshland to see local wildlife on Black Point Wildlife Drive; five species of turtles may be found at Canaveral Seashore. There is an accessible trail leading to Turtle Mound Archeological Site, built by prehistoric Timucuan people. Find Discount Hotels near Canaveral National Seashore.
Everglades National Park
The largest subtropical wilderness in the country, the Everglades is world-renowned for its unique ecosystem and rare or endangered species. All kinds of guided tours are available, on foot, boat or tram, including alternative tours which are tailored to your interests; bicycle and canoe rentals are available as well. Get a close-up view of alligators basking in the sun, and bring a camera as this Park is a photographer’s dream. Find Discount Hotels near Everglades National Park.
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park
While in Key Largo, visit the first undersea park in the country, with 70 nautical square miles of marine life and stunning coral reef available for exploration. Diving, snorkeling, fishing, canoeing, kayaking and glass-bottom boat tours are popular, and the Visitor Center has a 30,000 gallon saltwater aquarium plus 6 additional aquariums. You can also hike along three nature trails, each unique. Find Discount Hotels near John Pennekamp Coral Reef.
St. Joseph Peninsula State Park
For top rated, white sugar sand beaches, St. Joseph Peninsula can’t be beaten! The beautiful Gulf of Mexico coast offers unique dunes, excellent bird watching (close to 250 species may be found here), fine snorkeling and swimming. You can catch yummy bay scallops during the summer season! Find Discount Hotels near St. Joseph Peninsula State Park.
Dolphins, stingrays, whales, sea lions – all are part of SeaWorld, where you can become acquainted with the teeming sealife and learn about the importance of the Earth’s oceans. Discovery Cove features those once-in-a-lifetime swims with lovable dolphins; if that isn’t exciting enough, take a ride on Kraken, one of the scariest coasters in the world. Enjoy another thrill ride, Omaka Rocka, at Waterpark Aquatica, the perfect location for cooling off in sunny Florida. Find Discount Hotels near SeaWorld Orlando.
Look no further than this amazing theme park for the extremely popular Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which continues to draw huge numbers. Action filled rides, 4-D experiences and a magical collision of music, movies and television create an amazing atmosphere which visitors of all ages love. Wet’n Wild water park features a lazy river, wave pool, extreme thrill rides and the Wild Tiki Lounge for food, drinks and tv. The finest live entertainment, restaurants, bars and shopping can be found at CityWalk. Find Discount Hotels near Universal Studios.
Walt Disney World
The most visited of all Florida theme parks, Disney World is at the top of everyone’s must-see list! This massive property is composed of a number of attractions, which in other parts of the country, could stand alone as major amusement locales. Iconic rides, fireworks and fairytales make The Magic Kingdom perfect for families, and visiting Animal Kingdom to see over 200 species is popular as well. Epcot is known for Future World’s technological innovations and World Showcase of cultures, while Hollywood Studios presents the opportunity to explore the exciting world of television and movies. WDW also offers two water parks, Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon, with beaches, wave pools, thrilling slides and all sorts of watery merriment. For fabulous shopping, dining and nightlife, look no further than Downtown Disney. Find Discount Hotels near Walt Disney World.