If you are planning your next family vacation, Florida ranks #1 on our list as the best family getaway! As you know, Florida is home to Walt Disney World, Seaworld, and Universal Studios, so if you are looking for a theme park, you can’t go wrong in whichever you choose. However, there are so many other exciting places to explore and a wide variety of activities your family can enjoy if you’re looking for something a bit different than the usual “day at a theme park” vacation.
Here is a list of our top 5 places to visit when you book your Florida Vacation Rental.
Sanibel Island – Sanibel City, FL
This gulf coast barrier island, where seashells and wildlife are the star attractions, is paradise for any adventurer. Sanibel has 15 miles of beaches and offers plenty of activities whether you prefer to stay on shore or head out into the water. From boating tours, snorkeling, and fishing, to nature tours, Segway rentals, or shopping, you can’t go wrong with a family trip to Sanibel Island. It truly is the perfect family destination offering exciting activities and plenty of beachside relaxation. Check out some top vacation rentals in the area!
Discovery Cove- Orlando, FL
Discovery Cove is an all-inclusive day resort, located in Orlando, where you and your family will experience exciting animal encounters in a breathtaking tropical atmosphere. Whether you want to swim with bottle-nose dolphins, snorkel with tropical fish, or play inches from a family of otters, Discovery Cove is a family experience you do not want to miss. Take a look at orlando vacation rentals nearby.
Fury Water Adventures- Key West, FL
Get ready to experience the action-packed, adrenaline-pumping watersports thrill of a lifetime on the all-day ultimate adventure. From snorkeling the reef to gliding down their waterpark slide, this popular adventure is the perfect excursion for everyone in the family! View popular vacation rentals near Key West
Buccaneer Pirate Cruise- Destin, FL
If you love the open water, you do not want to miss the Buccaneer Pirate Cruise! The crew of the ship keeps your kids busy from the time they board until you are back in the harbor. They include a water gun fight, pulling a sunken treasure chest up from the ocean, and plenty of dancing and games for everyone to enjoy! Check out Destin vacation rentals in Destin!
Naval Aviation Museum- Pensacola, FL
The world’s largest museum with over 350,000 square feet of space is filled with Naval aviation history and hundreds of restored aircraft! The Blue Angels even put on an amazing show of aerial feats that will have you and the kids looking up in amazement. Try to plan an entire day to see as much as you can, but if not, don’t worry; Admission is Free! View top Pensacola vacation rentals nearby.
Have you visited any of our Top 5?
If you know of a spectacular family spot in Florida that didn’t make our list, we would love to hear about it! There are so many hidden gems just waiting to be discovered.