Day Trips

This page lists popular kids day trips within 100 miles from Gainesville, Florida.
Kids Gainesville: Day Trips - Fun 4 Gator Kids
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Adventure Island Water Park

Located right across the street from Busch Gardens® Tampa, Adventure Island’s® 30 acres of water-dre ...

10001 N. McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612
Adventure Landing

Our Flagship Park, Adventure Landing and Shipwreck Island Water Park in Jacksonville Beach, is the l ...

Adventure Landing Shipwreck Island Waterpark

Our summer time showcase is Shipwreck Island Water Park, featuring the Little St. Johns River, Typho ...

Open Season: Open every day starting June 1st
1944 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
Appleton Museum of Art

The Appleton Museum of Art brings art and people together to inspire, challenge and engage present a ...

4333 E Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL, 34470
Big Cat Rescue Sanctuary

Big Cat Rescue is one of the largest accredited sanctuaries in the world dedicated to abused and aba ...

12802 Easy Street, Tampa, FL, 33625
Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens Tampa is the ultimate family adventure park, featuring an unparalleled combination of ...

10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612
Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours

More than just a zip line - It's a one of a kind adventure! You won't find this glorious scenery any ...

8045 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala, FL, 34475
Cedar Key

Cedar Key is one of the oldest ports in the state, and when Florida's first railroad connected it to ...

Central Florida Zoo

Besides seeing over 400 animals representing over 200 species (that doesn't even include the bugs in ...

3755 NW Hwy 17-92, Sanford, FL, 32747
Chuck E. Cheese's

Chuck E. Cheese's features age appropriate games, rides, prizes, food and entertainment that childre ...

3500 SW College Road, Ocala, FL, 34474
Coco Key Water Resort and Hotel

CoCo Key Hotel and Water Resort-Orlando features a unique canopy-covered/outdoor water park. Our gre ...

7400 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32819
Crayola Experience

Crayola Experience is a family attraction that only Crayola can create, designed to be a full day of ...

8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL, 32809
Crystal River

Crystal River is known for snorkeling or swimming with the manatees, one of mother natures most amaz ...

Dade City's Wild Things

Dade City’s Wild Things is not like any ZOO you have been to. You will be on an adventure with a gui ...

36909 Blanton Road, Dade City, FL, 33525
Disney's Animal KIngdom

Become immersed in a world where rare and majestic animals are around every corner and research and ...

Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Disney's Epcot

Celebrating the human spirit, Epcot has 2 distinct realms: Future World, which features technologica ...

1200 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Disney's Hollywood Studios

Movie magic comes to life at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, awash in the glitz and glamour of Hollywood ...

351 South Studio Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Disney's Magic Kingdom

Fairytale dreams come true for children of all ages at Magic Kingdom park. Delight in classic attrac ...

3111 World Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Disney’s Blizzard Beach

Discover frosty fun for the whole family at Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park, a one-time ski resor ...

1500 W Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon

Escape to Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park for a storm of fun in the sun! Snorkel with sharks, sti ...

1494 E Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Visitors can see West Indian manatees every day of the year from the park's underwater observatory i ...

4150 S. Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, Florida, 34446
Flagler Beach

Flagler Beach features six miles of un-crowded, car-free shoreline.  There are five public parks in ...

Florida Aquarium

Discover one of the best aquariums in the country at The Florida Aquarium in beautiful downtown Tamp ...

701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL, 33602
Gatorland

At 110- acres, Gatorland provides affordable-priced family fun with thousands of alligators & crocod ...

14501 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL, 32837
GatorWorld Parks of Florida

GatorWorld Parks of Florida Inc. offers visitors of all ages unique opportunities to drive thru a sc ...

492 W Hwy 44, Wildwood, FL, 34785
Giraffe Ranch

Located in beautiful east Pasco County 45 minutes north of Tampa, Giraffe Ranch is on 47 acres of ro ...

38650 Mickler Road, Dade City,, FL, 33523
Glazer Children's Museum

Glazer Children's Museum is a place where children and their parents can learn through play and shar ...

110 Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa, Florida, 33602
Hands-On Children's Museum

The Hands On Children's Museum promotes hands-on participatory learning for children of all ages. W ...

8580 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32216
Hart Springs Park and Campground

Come make a big splash at Hart Springs! Cool off in the crystal clear waters of our designated swimm ...

4240 SW 86th Avenue, Bell, FL, 32619
Ichetucknee Springs

The crystalline Ichetucknee River flows six miles through shaded hammocks and wetlands before it joi ...

12087 S.W. US Hwy 27, Fort White, Florida, 32038
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

Escape to the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens for the only walking safari in Northeast Florida. Discove ...

370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
Juniper Springs

Showcasing sparkling springs in a subtropical setting, Juniper Springs is one of the oldest and best ...

26701 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL, 34488
Lafayette Blue Springs

Visitors can take a dip in the first magnitude spring, walk across the natural limestone bridge that ...

799 N.W. Blue Spring Road, Mayo, Florida, 32066
Marineland

The world's first oceanarium, invites you to join us in creating your own lasting memories at the Do ...

9600 Oceanshore Blvd, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
MOSH - Museum of Science and History

Jacksonville’s Museum of Science & History makes science, history, and innovation accessible for all ...

1025 Museum Circle, Jacksonville, FL, 32207
Nona Adventure Park

Nona Adventure Park features a floating Aqua Park, Cable Park for wakeboarding/water skiing, one of ...

14086 Centerline Drive, Orlando, FL, 32827
Ocala Drive In

Ocala drive-in is a Family Owned and Operated Drive-in theatre dedicated to bringing our guest only ...

4850 S. Pine Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34480
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge

What is there to do at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge? One of the greatest things about Okefen ...

2700 Suwannee Canal Road, Folkston, GA, 31537
Petting Zoo Ocala

Petting Zoo Ocala offers a variety of kid-friendly farm animals for viewing, petting and feeding. A ...

11150 W Hwy 40, Ocala, FL, 34482
Puddle in the Pines Splash Park

Open seasonally during the spring, summer and fall months. Overnight temperatures must remain warm f ...

700 Forest Drive, Inverness, FL, 34453
Ravine Gardens State Park

The park has two ravines up to 120 feet deep with steep banks at 45 degree angles. Unlike common gul ...

1600 Twigg Street, Palatka, FL, 32177
Rock Springs Run at Kelly Park in Apopka

Rock Springs at Kelly Park in Apopka is Central Florida's natural lazy river. Rock Springs produces ...

400 E Kelly Park Road, Apopka, FL, 32712
Salt Springs

Salt Springs Recreation Area is one of the recreational jewels of the Ocala National Forest. The rec ...

13851 N. Hwy 19, Salt Springs, FL, 32134
Scalloping

Take the kids scalloping on the Nature Coast! Season typically runs mid June through early September ...

Sea World

Immerse yourself in wonder at SeaWorld® Orlando. Experience awe-inspiring shows, one-of-a-kind attra ...

7007 SeaWorld Drive, Orlando, FL, 32821