Day Trips

This page lists popular kids day trips within 100 miles from Lake County and Sumter County, Florida.
Kids Lake County and Sumter County: Day Trips - Fun 4 Lake Kids
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Honeymoon Island State Park

Located at the western end of the Dunedin Causeway, Honeymoon Island State Park is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of urban living. The ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
1 Causeway Blvd., Dunedin, FL, 34698
Hontoon Island State Park - Deland

This island, located in the St. Johns River in Volusia County, welcomes visitors to enjoy nature and history in quiet solitude. The island is accessib ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
2309 River Ridge Road, Deland, FL, 32720
I-Drive 360

I-Drive 360, home of the iconic Coca-Cola Orlando Eye, is a one-of-a-kind, 18-acre dining and entertainment complex in the heart of Central Florida. T ...

Type of Day Trip: Other
8445 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32819
Ichetucknee Springs

The crystalline Ichetucknee River flows six miles through shaded hammocks and wetlands before it joins the Santa Fe River. In 1972, the head spring of ...

12087 S.W. US Hwy 27, Fort White, FL, 32038
Jacksonville Area

As the largest city in land area in the U.S., Jacksonville offers a wealth of attractions and recreational opportunities. A predominant waterfront giv ...

Type of Day Trip: Tourist Destinations
Jungle Adventures

Jungle Adventures, A Real Florida Animal Park is the natural habitat jungle home of our rare Florida Panthers, Black Bears, Wolves, White-Tailed Deer, ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter
26205 East Colonial Drive, Christmas, FL, 32709
Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center, NASA's launch headquarters is the only place on Earth where you can tour launch areas, meet a veteran astronaut, see giant rocke ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational
SR 405, Kennedy Space Center, FL, 32899
LEGOLAND Florida

LEGOLAND Florida is geared specifically towards youngsters ages two through 12. With over 50 family rides, "hands-on" attractions and shows, LEGOLAND ...

Type of Day Trip: Amusement Park
One LEGOLAND Way, Winter Haven, FL, 33884
Marineland

Founded in 1937 as Marine Studios, Marineland began as an underwater film studio. In 1938 it was opened to the public as the "Worlds First Oceanarium. ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter
9600 Oceanshore Blvd, St Augustine, FL, 32080
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament

Surrender to an age of bravery and honor and witness epic battles of steel and steed during our ALL-NEW SHOW. From ringside seats, discover a feast of ...

Type of Day Trip: Other
4510 W Vine Street, Kissimmee, FL, 34746
MOSI

**MOSI Closed for remodeling Aug. 14 - Nov. 17, 2017** Experience a scientific playground of over 450 hands-on activities in the largest science ce ...

4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL
Ocala Area

A short drive to the North, experience engaging family attractions in Ocala and the surrounding Marion County. Get out and enjoy an endless array of h ...

Type of Day Trip: Tourist Destinations
Old Town Shopping, Dining & Entertainment Attraction

Built in 1986, Old Town is the re-creation of a classic Florida town at the turn of the century featuring historical architecture and distinctive stor ...

Type of Day Trip: Tourist Destinations
5770 W Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, Kissimmee, FL, 34746
Orlando Science Center

For more than fifty years, Orlando Science Center has been a place that inspires curiosity and exploration. Truly one of the great activities for Orla ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational
777 E Princeton Street, Orlando, FL, 32803
Osceola County History Museum

The Osceola County Welcome Center and History Museum was created in partnership with Osceola County and the Osceola County Historical Society to teach ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational
4155 W. Vine Street, Kissimmee, FL, 34741
Osceola County Pioneer Village

The Pioneer Village is comprised of a permanent collection of authentic structures which once upon a time stood in different areas of Osceola County. ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational
2491 Babb Road, Kissimmee, FL, 34746
Petting Zoo Ocala

Petting Zoo Ocala offers a variety of kid-friendly farm animals for viewing, petting and feeding. A stroll through the barn gives visitors an opportun ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter
11150 W Hwy 40, Ocala, FL, 34482
Pirate's Life Shark Fishing, LLC

Pirate's Life Shark Fishing, LLC provides a family-friendly, land-based fishing experience, offering up-close, hands-on interactions with native shark ...

Type of Day Trip: Other
Ponce Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

Lit for the first time on November 3, 1887, the Ponce de Leon (then Mosquito) Inlet Lighthouse is the tallest lighthouse in Florida and one of the lar ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational
4931 S Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet, FL, 32127
Puddle in the Pines Splash Park

Splash Pad Open 10 am - 7 pm Daily (weather permitting) The Splash Park is open seasonally during the spring, summer and early fall months. Overnig ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
Open Season: Spring / Summer / Fall
700 Forest Drive, Inverness, FL, 34450
Rainbow Springs

Rainbow Springs is Florida's fourth largest spring and, from the 1930s through the 1970s, was the site of a popular, privately-owned attraction. The R ...

19158 South West 81st Place Road, Dunnellon, FL, 34432
Ravine Gardens State Park

Ravine Gardens State Park is one of the nine New Deal-era state parks in Florida. The park has two ravines up to 120 feet deep with steep banks at 45 ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
1600 Twigg Street, Palatka, FL, 32177
SeaWorld

A one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean’s door. A place where up-close encounters connect you to the energy, excitement, an ...

Type of Day Trip: Amusement Park, Animal Encounter
7007 SeaWorld Drive, Orlando, FL, 32821
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park is one of Florida’s oldest and most treasured attractions. Since 1893, it has provided visitors with ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter, Educational, Tourist Destinations
999 Anastasia Blvd., St Augustine, FL, 32080
St. Augustine Area

From ghost walks along cobblestone streets in St. Augustine to sunset ceremonies at the wharf in Jacksonville northeastern Florida is eclectic and enc ...

Type of Day Trip: Tourist Destinations
SunWest Park

SunWest Park is an outdoor sports and recreation park in Pasco County, FL, providing fun on and off the water for the whole family! In addition to ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
17362 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, FL, 34667
Tampa Area

Find Tampa area family friendly attractions and events on Fun 4 Tampa Kids! Attractions include Busch Gardens, Glazer Children's Museum, MOSI, and mu ...

Type of Day Trip: Tourist Destinations
Three Sisters Springs Wildlife Refuge

The boardwalk and wildlife refuge is accessible by walk in entry 7 days a week, and trolley tours are included in admission every Friday, Saturday and ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
123 NW US Highway 19, Crystal River, FL, 34428
Treasure Island

Finding your quiet spot on Treasure Island is easy - there's nearly four miles of beaches. To find your slice of paradise, beach accesses in Treasure ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun, Tourist Destinations
Tree Hoppers

TreeHoppers Aerial Adventure Park is the largest zip line aerial adventure park in Central Florida, located just north of Tampa, Florida. The exciteme ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
27839 Saint Joe Road, Dade City, FL, 33525
Universal Studios

Go behind the scenes, beyond the screen, and jump right into the action of your favorite movies at Universal Studios®, the world's premier movie and T ...

Type of Day Trip: Amusement Park
6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32819
Universal Studios Islands of Adventure

Prepare for a place where super heroes, beasts, and magical creatures stand before you. You're entering lands where everything is real. Explore a secr ...

Type of Day Trip: Amusement Park
1000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, FL, 32819
Weeki Wachee Springs

Weeki Wachee is an enchanted spring where you can see live mermaids, take a trip on a river boat cruise, learn about Florida wildlife, and swim in the ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun, Tourist Destinations
6131 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL, 34606
Wekiwa Springs State Park

Located at the headwaters of the Wekiva River, the beautiful vistas within this park offer a glimpse of what Central Florida looked like when Timucuan ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
1800 Wekiwa Circle, Apopka, FL, 32712
Whirly Dome Orlando

The WhirlyDome, Orlando’s newest and perhaps most unique attraction located in the heart of International Drive, introduces Orlando to the world’s fir ...

Type of Day Trip: Other
6464 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32819
Wild Florida Airboat Tours and Wildlife Park

When it comes to Orlando airboat rides, there is simply no comparison to Wild Florida. Just 45 mins from the Orlando and Disney area, we offer beautif ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter, Outdoor Fun
3301 Lake Cypress Road, Kenansville, FL, 32739
Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour

One hour guided tour through the chain of lakes in Winter Park, FL. Tours leave every hour on the hour from 10 am until 4 pm. See beautiful homes, wil ...

Type of Day Trip: Other
312 E Morse Blvd, Winter Park, FL, 32789
WonderWorks

WonderWorks is an amusement park for the mind with 35,000 square feet of “edu-tainment”. The attraction combines education and entertainment with more ...

Type of Day Trip: Educational
9067 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32819
World of Chocolate Museum and Café

Welcome to Orlando's sweetest attraction, the World of Chocolate Museum and Café. Come here and explore the fascinating history of the world's best-lo ...

Type of Day Trip: Other
11701 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32821
ZOOm Air Adventure Park

ZOOm Air Adventure Park offers European-style aerial adventure -- including zip lines -- in the forest at the Central Florida Zoo! WHAT MAKES US DI ...

Type of Day Trip: Outdoor Fun
3755 NW Hwy 17-92, Sanford, FL, 32771
ZooTampa at Lowry Park

ZooTampa at Lowry Park is home to more than 1,300 animals and famous for having one of the most beautiful, tropical zoological settings in the world. ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter
1101 W. Sligh Avenue, Tampa, FL, 33604