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 ...

Crystal River

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

Crystal River - Tree Top Adventure at Faith Haven

Our Crystal River, Florida location is home to a beautiful, state-of-the-art challenge course with r ...

10830 West Bentbow Path, Crystal River, FL, 34428
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 - 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 - 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

Wild Adventures in Valdosta, GA is a Theme Park, Waterpark and Animal Park - all in one. Enjoy thril ...

3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA, 31601
Green Cove Springs - 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
Gulf Coast - Scalloping

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

Gulf Coast - SunWest Park

SunWest Park is a mile long white sandy beach, wrapped around a spring fed freshwater lake right off ...

17362 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, FL, 34667
Homosassa - 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
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 - Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is the largest fine arts museum in Northeast Florida. The Cummer ...

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

iFLY indoor skydiving is safe and fun for all ages and all kinds of people. Kids as young as 3, gran ...

10579 Brightman Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32256
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

Get the scoop on all things Sweet Pete's! A candy expert leads each tour on a sweet trip through the ...

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 ...

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 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'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
Keystone Heights - 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
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
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

The epicenter of humankind’s greatest adventures, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is your launc ...

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Space Commerce Way, Merritt Island, FL, 32899
Ocala - 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
Ocala - 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
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 has been providing hands-on, interactive education opportunities for our commun ...

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

We have just fewer than 300 cars between 2 buildings. The average tour takes 2-3 hours and all pictu ...

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

Park amenities include a reconstructed fort, the Visitor Center complete with Fort King and Florida ...

3925 E. Fort King St, Ocala, FL, 34470
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

The Aquapark is inspired by LEGO blocks, featuring a modular series of interlocking climbing obstacl ...

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

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

3755 West Seminole Blvd, Sanford, FL, 32747
Orlando - 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
Orlando - 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
Orlando - Gatorland

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

14501 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL, 32837
Orlando - 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
Orlando - Sea World

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

7007 SeaWorld Drive, Orlando, FL, 32821
Orlando - Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando consists of two theme parks (Universal Studios Florida and Universal's Islands of ...

Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32819
Orlando - Walt Disney World Resort

You’ve got a whole fantastic world to celebrate in! With four spectacular Theme Parks and two Water ...

Orlando - Wekiva Falls RV Water Park

Our natural sulfur spring is warm and features two water slides as well as a DJ on the weekends! Sto ...

30700 Wekiva River Road, Sorrento, FL, 32776
Plant City - Dinosaur World

Conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa, Dinosaur World in Plant City, Florida is Central Flo ...

5145 Harvey Tew Road, Plant City, FL, 33565
St. Augustine  - Old Town Trolley Tours

The nation’s oldest city, St. Augustine, beckons visitors to discover its charming cobblestone stree ...

167 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL, 32084