Thinking about heading down to Florida for a family vacation? There are always the obvious: Disney World and popular Florida Beaches. but how about some of the lesser-known attractions? Here are five of our favorite underrated Florida attractions to add to your next sunny vacation
1. Tallahassee Museum Tree-To-Tree Adventure – Tallahassee, FL
If you are looking for an adventure, the Tallahassee Museum is the place to be! With three different zip line courses to choose from, the Tree-to-Tree Adventure is one adventurous way to glide across the museum. Getting up to 60 feet off the ground, experience the beautiful wetlands and local wildlife as you soar through the trees!
2. Bal Harbour Beach – Bal Harbour, FL
A beach day is always a must when visiting Florida. One of our favorite beach
getaways is Bal Harbour Beach. A quiet stretch of white sandy beach and clear
turquoise water is the perfect way to relax and enjoy the day with your family.
Enjoy something to eat and some shopping too along Bal Harbour’s strip. With a
wide variety of restaurants and shops, you’re bound to find a place for you!
3. Manatee Springs State Park – Chiefland, FL
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing swim or an exciting snorkeling adventure,
Manatee Springs State Park is the place to be while visiting the Sunshine State. The clear sparkling waters travel through the wetlands allowing for a beautiful canoeing or kayaking adventure as well. The opportunities for a beautiful day are endless!
4. Miami Seaquarium – Miami, FL
Being a smaller and more intimate aquarium, Miami Seaquarium is the perfect place to meet your favorite marine sea creatures up close. From swimming with dolphins to being a trainer for the day, the activities are endless! This is a fun and educational place to visit with your family!
5. Kennedy Space Center – Cape Canaveral, FL
Interested in lunch with an astronaut? How about seeing where an astronaut eats,
sleeps and lives in space? The Kennedy Space Center offers a variety of experiences for the whole family. Get involved by being part of the launch of the Falcon9 SpaceX CRS-7! Watch this rocket launch its way up to the International Space Station to bring supplies to the crew up at ISS! Rocket launches occur frequently, so don’t worry if you miss one! More will come!