Nature Coast Kids

Day Trips

This page lists popular kids day trips within 100 miles from Citrus County, Florida.
Kids Citrus County: Day Trips - Fun 4 Nature Coast Kids
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Altoona - Alexander Springs Recreation Area

There are only 27 first-magnitude springs in Florida, and Alexander Springs is by far one of the eas ...

49525 County Road 445, Altoona, FL
Apopka - Kelly Park/Rock Springs Run

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

400 E Kelly Park Rd., Apopka, FL, 32712
Apopka - Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

The Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive is an 11 mile one-way drive that is managed by the St. Johns Water Ma ...

2803 Lust Rd., Apopka, FL
Branford - Troy Spring

This 70-foot deep, first magnitude spring offers opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, and scuba d ...

674 NE Troy Springs Road, Branford, FL, 32008
Cape Canaveral - Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center, NASA's launch headquarters is the only place on Earth where you can tour launc ...

Space Commerce Way, Merritt Island, FL 32953
Cedar Key

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

450 2nd Street Cedar Key, FL 32625
Cedar Key Scrub State Reserve

Salt marshes on the Gulf of Mexico give way to a succession of swamps, hardwood forests, pine flatwo ...

See description for directions.
Dade City - Giraffe Ranch

Have you ever fed a giraffe? Have you ever smelled their grassy breath? These are memories that will ...

38650 Mickler Rd, Dade City, FL, 33523
Dunedin - Honeymoon Island State Park

Nature lovers will find osprey nests, a wide variety of shorebirds, and one of the few remaining vir ...

#1 Causeway Blvd., Dunedin, FL, 34698
Gainesville

You can find Gainesville's spirit not only in its people, but in every one its cultural landmarks. W ...

Gainesville - Florida Museum of Natural History

All the permanent exhibits are kid-friendly and many have hands-on features just for kids. Check the ...

3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Greater Tampa

Fun4TampaKids is a FREE website with over 3000 listings of kids activities in the Tampa, FL area. Li ...

High Springs - Camp Kulaqua River Ranch

River Ranch is open from mid April till the end of August. It's available by reservation only, excep ...

23400 NW 212th Ave., High Springs, FL, 32643
High Springs - Gilchrist Blue Springs Park

Gilchrist Blue Springs State Park is the newest addition to Florida State Parks! The park contains a ...

7450 NE 60th Street, High Springs, FL, 32643
Hudson - Robert J. Strickland Memorial Park Hudson Beach Park

The beach in Hudson is small and usually frequented by locals, but recently more vacation-goers have ...

6345 Clark Street, Hudson, FL, 34667
Hudson - SunWest Park

SunWest Park is an outdoor sports and recreation park in Pasco County, FL, providing fun on and off ...

17362 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, FL, 34667
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
Lake and Sumter County

Fun 4 Lake Kids is your local resource for family friendly events and activities in Lake County and ...

Lakeland - Safari Wilderness

Safari Wilderness Ranch is not a zoo or theme park. There are no crowds and no lines. Here you will ...

10850 Moore Rd., Lakeland, FL, 33809
Melrose - Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Tours

Rooterville is a farm animal sanctuary located just outside of Gainesville. Home to over 400 friendl ...

1208 N County Road 315, Melrose, Florida, 32666
Mount Dora  - Orange Blossom Cannonball Train Rides

Take the train, stay to eat & shop, and catch a later train back to your starting point. Our station ...

150 W. 3rd Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757
Ocala - The Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours

Towering cliffs, sparkling lakes, old growth oak trees, massive canyons… and zip lines running throu ...

8045 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala, FL, 34475
Ocala - World Adventures

World Adventures by Optucorp is a professional organization that provides a fun, educational tour ab ...

Ocala Area

Experience engaging family attractions such the Fun Factory of Ocala, Chuck-E-Cheese and Silver Spri ...

Odessa - Old McMicky's Farm

Get back to nature and experience a day on the farm! All ages will enjoy an up-close, hands-on encou ...

9612 Crescent Drive, Odessa, FL, 33556
Orlando - Aquatica

This amazing water park will blow you away. Created by SeaWorld ®, Aquatica TM is full of amazing ri ...

5800 Water Play Way, Orlando, FL, 32821
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 - Discovery Cove

You can immerse yourself in adventure everywhere you turn and forget about your cares for the day at ...

6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL, 32821
Orlando - Disney's Animal Kingdom

Disney's Animal Kingdom is full of attractions, adventures and entertainment that reflect Walt Disne ...

2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL, 32830
Orlando - Disney's Epcot

Epcot is twice the size as Magic Kingdom and is divided into Future World and World Showcase. Futur ...

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

This theme Park offers behind-the-scenes glimpses of Hollywood-style action with live shows, thrilli ...

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

Magic Kingdom theme park, one of 4 Theme Parks in Walt Disney World Resort, captures the enchantment ...

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

Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park, one of 2 Water Parks in Walt Disney World Resort, features one o ...

500 W Buena Vista Dr., Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Orlando - Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, one of 2 Water Parks in Walt Disney World Resort, features attra ...

1494 E Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL, 32830
Orlando - Gatorland

Founded by the late Owen Godwin in 1949, and still privately owned by his family today, Gatorland is ...

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

A one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean’s door. A place where up-close ...

7007 Sea World Drive, Orlando, FL, 32821
Orlando - Universal Studios

Go behind the scenes, beyond the screen, and jump right into the action of your favorite movies at U ...

6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32819
Orlando - Universal Studios' Islands of Adventure

Around every bend is another epic adventure. Around every corner awaits another once-in-a-lifetime t ...

6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32819
Orlando - Universal's Volcano Bay Water Park

Water is Life. Life is Joy. That's the philosophy celebrated at Universal's Volcano Bay™ water theme ...

7083-7133 Turkey Lake Rd, Orlando, FL, 32819
Orlando Area

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Pinellas County - Fort De Soto Park

The largest park within the Pinellas County Park System, Fort De Soto park consists of 1,136 acres m ...

3500 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde, FL, 33715
Plant City - Dinosaur World

Located between Orlando and Tampa, Dinosaur World in Plant City is Central Florida’s only attraction ...

5145 Harvey Tew Road, Plant City, FL, 33565
Silver Springs State Park

No matter what your age, there are plenty of rides and attractions at Silver Springs that will make ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Silver Springs, FL, 34488
Sorrento - Wekiva Falls, Central FL Day and Water Park

Welcome to “The Falls” a great daily hang out and Water Park in Orlando! Our natural sulfur spring ...

30700 Wekiva River Road, Sorrento, FL, 32776
Spring Hill - Alfred McKethan / Pine Island Park

A 3-acre park on the Gulf of Mexico located at 10800 Pine Island Drive (off County Road 495 west of ...

10840 Pine Island Drive, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Spring Hill - Buccaneer Bay Water Park at Weeki Watchee

Buccaneer Bay Waterpark is a true piece of Roadside America. Located inside Weeki Wachee Springs Sta ...

6131 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL, 34606
Spring Hill - Nature Coast Botanical Gardens

3.5 acres has been transformed into an oasis of beauty and serenity. During daylight hours, you can ...

1489 Parker Ave, Spring Hill, FL, 34606
Spring Hill - Rogers Park

If fresh water is more your style, try this 3-acre beach park on the Weeki Wachee River, where you c ...

7244 Shoal Line Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34607
Spring HIll - Weekiwachee Preserve

This area has been reopened to visitors. Boats are not allowed on the lakes in this area, but bank f ...

2345 Osowaw Boulevard, Spring HIll, FL, 34607
St. Augustine

From ghost walks along cobblestone streets in St. Augustine to sunset ceremonies at the wharf in Jac ...