Gainesville

Day Trips

This page lists popular kids day trips within 100 miles from Gainesville, Florida.
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Cedar Key

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

Clay County - Camp Chowenwaw

Camp Chowenwaw (Cho’-wen-waw), is a beautiful 150-acre recreation site on Black Creek, located in Gr ...

1517 Ball Road, Green Cove Springs, FL, 32043
Clay County - Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park

Gold Head is located on rolling sandhills on the North Central Ridge of Florida with one of the few ...

6239 State Road 21, Keystone Heights, FL, 32656
Crystal River

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

Dade City - 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
Dade City - Snowcat Ridge

Snowcat Ridge is an alpine snow park featuring a 60-foot-tall and 400-foot-long real snow-covered tu ...

Open Season: November - March
27839 Saint Joe Rd, Dade City, FL, 33525
Dade City - Tree Hoppers

TreeHoppers Aerial Adventure Park is the largest zip line aerial adventure park in Central Florida, ...

27839 Saint Joe Road, Dade City, FL, 33525
Daytona - Barberville Pioneer Settlement

A visit to Barberville Pioneer Settlement is truly a unique experience. Our historical village is ne ...

1776 Lightfoot Lane, Barberville, FL, 32105
Daytona - Daytona Boardwalk

The Daytona Beach Boardwalk is a combination of many family operated businesses - Joyland Amusement ...

12 North Ocean Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL, 32118
Daytona - Daytona International Speedway Tours

Get up-close and behind the scenes at the World Center of Racing! Tours run daily and leave every th ...

1801 W. International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL, 32114
Daytona - Daytona Lagoon

Daytona Lagoon is Daytona Beach’s Premier Seasonal Water Park and Family Entertainment Center. A ful ...

601 Earl Street, Daytona Beach, FL, 32118
Daytona - Old Spanish Sugar Mill Grill and Griddle House

The Old Spanish Sugar Mill is a unique restaurant located inside De Leon Springs State Park. Opened ...

601 Ponce De Leon Blvd., De Leon Springs, FL, 32130
Flagler Beach

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

Georgia - Wild Adventures

170 Acres of Rides, Slides and Exotic Animals. Wild Adventures in Valdosta, GA is a Theme Park, Wate ...

Open Season: March - December
3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA, 31601
Gulf Coast - Lift Adventure Park at SunWest Park

The Lift aspires to provide a unique experience in outdoor recreation on the water. Never been wakeb ...

17362 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, FL, 34667
Gulf Coast - Scalloping

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

Homosassa - Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

When Homosassa Springs was a popular train stop in the early 1900s, passengers could picnic and take ...

4150 S. Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, Florida, 34446
Jacksonville - 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
Jacksonville - Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary

We strongly believe in educating our children and the public about the dangers of owning these beaut ...

1860 Starratt Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32666
Jacksonville - Community First Igloo

The only NHL sized Ice Rink in Northeast Florida. We offer public ice skating, basic skill classes, ...

3605 Philips Hwy, Jacksonville, FL, 32207
Jacksonville - Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is located in historic Riverside of Jacksonville, FL. The Cummer ...

829 Riverside Avenue, Jacksonville, FL, 32204
Jacksonville - i-Fly

iFLY makes the dream of flight a reality for all ages, 3 to 103. We are an all-inclusive, family fun ...

10579 Brightman Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32256
Jacksonville - Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens

The Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens is a 120-acre urban woodland full of trails for you t ...

1445 Millcoe Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32225
Jacksonville - 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
Jacksonville - Jacksonville's 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
Jacksonville - MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art)

MOCA Jacksonville, a cultural institute of the University of North Florida, promotes the art, artist ...

333 North Laura Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Jacksonville - 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
Jacksonville - Sweet Pete's Candy Factory Tour

Sweet Pete's Candy is an emporium of decadent chocolates, sweet candies, ice creams, toys and more. ...

400 North Hogan Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Jacksonville / St. Augustine - Adventure Landing

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

Lady Lake - Uncle Donald's Farm

Remember the good old days when everyone spent some time "down on the farm"?   You could visit with ...

2713 Griffin Avenue, Lady Lake, FL, 32159
Lakeland -  Dart World Gaming Arena

Dart World Gaming Arena is the first indoor open arena for foam dart battles in Florida. We have 2 l ...

201 East Main Street, Lakeland, FL, 33801
Lakeland - LEGOLAND

LEGOLAND is built just for kids with more than 50 fun ride rides, interactive shows and brick-tastic ...

1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven, FL, 33884
Lakeland - Peppa Pig Theme Park

Join Peppa Pig and her friends at the World’s First Peppa Pig Theme Park just steps away from LEGOLA ...

1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven, FL, 33884
Live Oak - Mystic Jungle

Here we focus on conservation. preservation and the education of the general public on all species o ...

13429 US Hwy 129, Live Oak, FL, 32060
Mayo - Suwannee River Rendezvous

The Suwannee River Rendezvous Resort & Campground is home to Convict Spring. Convict Spring is a nat ...

828 NE Primrose Road, Mayo, FL, 32066
Merritt Island - Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center is the place where humankind first left Earth to explore the heavens. The missi ...

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Space Commerce Way, Merritt Island, FL, 32899
Ocala - Appleton Museum of Art

The Appleton offers art classes, workshops and drop-in activities year-round for children and famili ...

4333 E Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL, 34470
Ocala - Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours

Florida’s only true canopy tour! Two spectacular canyons and 4 lakes make our amazing zip lining ad ...

8045 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala, FL, 34475
Ocala - 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
Ocala - Discovery Center

The Discovery Center is Ocala's local children's museum! Located at Tuscawilla Park, the Discovery C ...

701 N.E. Sanchez Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34471
Ocala - Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing

The Museum of Drag Racing’s primary objective is to preserve the history of Drag Racing for our spor ...

13700 SW 16th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34473
Ocala - Fort King National Historic Landmark

Fort King was a typical U.S. Army frontier fort and a noteworthy symbol of the longest and costliest ...

3925 E. Fort King St, Ocala, FL, 34470
Ocala - My Little Town

Indoor Playground at Paddock Mall Ocala!

3100 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL, 34474
Ocala - 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
Ocala - Ocala National Forest

The Ocala National Forest, located north of Orlando, is the southernmost forest in the continental U ...

Ocala National Forest, Ocala, FL
Ocala - 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
Ocala - World Equestrian Center

The World Equestrian Center – Ocala offers a rare combination of class and capacity. The largest equ ...

1390 NW 80th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34482
Orlando - Aquapark at Orlando Watersports Complex

A boat and cable park operation that delivers customers an active, watersports lifestyle that is saf ...

8615 Florida Rock Road, Orlando, FL, 32824
Orlando - Central Florida Zoo

Treat yourself and your family to a day at one of the wildest places to visit in Central Florida. Yo ...

3755 West Seminole Blvd, Sanford, FL, 32747