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Things to Do In Florida


There is loads of "fun in the sun" when you visit The Sunshine State, including attractions, theme parks, animal parks, aquariums, zoos, museums and more.
  1. Attractions
  2. Beaches
  3. Camping
  4. Florida Events & Festivals
  5. Florida State Parks
  1. Florida's Gardens
  2. Gambling
  3. Shopping
  4. Tours and Adventures
  5. Water Parks


Photo Miami Metro Zoo, Wet 'n Wild and Universal Orlando © Dawn Henthorn, licensed to About.com

Whether you are on vacation, a getaway or day trip, chances are you will taken in one or more of Florida's attractions. What is certain is that there are a wide variety of attractions to choose from and they are located throughout the state.


Anna Maria Island

If life is a beach, then this is where to live it! Here you'll find Florida's finest pristine white sand beaches and those left the way nature made them along some of the most interesting coastline in America.


Keys Camping

If you are an experienced camper, you may already know that Florida is a camping paradise. The Sunshine State's mild climate allows for year round camping and nearly unlimited outdoor activities. And, whether you consider yourself a "trees and trails" type or one that prefers "sand and surf," Florida's diverse offering of campgrounds can deliver. In addition, for those that have never camped, Florida presents some unique camping experiences that are sure to result in hooking you on camping for the rest of your life.

Florida Events & Festivals

Photo of Bike Week © Daytona Beach CVB

Florida celebrations of history, culture, and legendary annual events.

Florida State Parks

Skyway Fishing Pier State Park

Florida's State Park system offers sites of historical significance and recreational opportunities that reflect the natural beauty of Florida.

Florida's Gardens

© The Walt Disney Company

Florida is well known for its beautiful foliage, so these gardens and parks are well known for great places to visit.


Gulfstream Park

Besides Florida's Lotto games, gambling in Florida is legal at Indian Casinos, Greyhound dog tracks, horse racing tracks and off-shore casino cruises.


Timeless Keepsakes Downtown Mount Dora

Florida has a wide variety of shopping opportunities - from great malls to quaint shopping villages and revived downtowns to beach souvenir shops.

Tours and Adventures

Segway Tour

Whether you see Florida by airboat or kayak, snorkel the reefs or swim with dolphins, walk or ride a Segway... your adventure tours start here.

Water Parks

Wet n Wild's The Flyer

Need to beat the heat? Cool off at one of Florida's hottest water parks!

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