From amazing tourist sights & attractions to equally captivating lush landscapes, sandy shores, and awe-inducing natural wonders, this state has something to offer for every type of traveler. Check out our list and plan out the itinerary of a lifetime!

1. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Orlando

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Orlando

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is yours to explore. The Harry Potter-themed attraction is housed in Universal Orlando Resort where you’ll find more fantasies brought to life.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Almost everyone who knows Harry Potter wished they would receive their letters once they turned eleven. No need for invitations, you can come to see Hogwarts in person in this beautiful attraction in Florida.

What To Do

Shop at Diagon Alley and get your very own magic wand and find out if you’re a witch after all. Stroll through Hogsmeade and sip some delicious Butterbeer while on your way to the Hogwarts express. Maybe then you’ll momentarily forget your muggle life.

2. Wynwood Walls - Miami

Wynwood Walls - Miami

The Wynwood Walls is a public green space where international street art is showcased. Famous graffiti artists, as well as artists who love street art, are invited every year to be featured on the museum of walls.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Witness the best of the best of street art in this international art exhibition. Enjoy the golden opportunity to witness the thought-provoking street art and pieces, a hidden gem that you should check out when you’re thinking up places to see in Florida.

What To Do

The beautiful paintings would make memorable photos. With over 40 pieces carefully curated, find out how the leading artists express themselves with the different murals and pieces.

3. Dry Tortugas National Park - Homestead

Dry Tortugas National Park - Homestead

The national monument has seven gardens on the property referred to as the Dry Tortugas, and its open waters surround the magnificent Fort Jefferson in Dry Tortugas National Park.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Those who love the sea won’t miss land when they explore the Dry Tortugas’ underwater natural wonders and coral.

What To Do

You will marvel at the coral reefs when you see them up close while diving. This national park is almost all water so you can expect a lot of swimming with the lively fish.

4. The Salvador Dali Museum - St. Petersburg

The Salvador Dali Museum - St. Petersburg

In its 10th year as the art hub of the Tampa Bay area, the Salvador Dali Museum celebrates Dali’s life and his works. Continuing to influence modern surrealistic inspirations.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Dali wasn’t famous for nothing. Everyone knows of the famous soggy clocks that sported his surrealistic style. Dali’s paintings are as beautiful as they are interesting and peculiar.

What To Do

Plan your next event and invite Salvador Dali through his paintings by renting the venue. Get lost in his intriguing art style and watch the time melt on your quick visit to his museum.

5. Fun Spot America - Kissimmee

Fun Spot America - Kissimmee

Fun Spot America is a popular chain of theme parks all over the country and is our top recommendation for those wondering where to go in Florida.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Home to the only wooden roller coaster across the state, the classic thrill of adrenaline will give you an all-day high in one of the most exciting places to visit in Florida. Filled with so much to do, enjoy the exhilarating highs and exciting lows of this enthralling destination.

What To Do

Conquer your fear of heights on the Sky-Coaster and bring your friends along to see the Florida skyline. There’s a ride for everyone and for all ages, so you’re guaranteed to have a blast!

6. Clearwater Beach - Clearwater

Clearwater Beach - Clearwater

Painted sunsets and never-ending fine sand make Clearwater Beach one of the best places to visit in Florida.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

The world-famous Clearwater Beach hosts year-round activities. So when you’re planning what to do in Florida even when it’s not beach season, Clearwater will not disappoint.

What To Do

Meet the most famous dolphin in the World, Winter in the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Spend your day in the sun and your night in Clearwater’s many music festivals.

7. South Beach - Miami Beach

South Beach - Miami Beach

The South Beach area is part of Miami Beach patronized by celebrities initially. South Beach made its name known for its picturesque shoreline and an active nightlife.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Florida is home to a plethora of amazing beaches but South Beach is easily one of the most amazing sandy shores to go to in the entire state. Party on the seaside just like in the movies with South Beach’s active nightclubs.

What To Do

Show off to people at home how good you look with a good tan. Lose yourself choosing from South Beach’s fine dining restaurants on the beach and high-end clubs.

8. Fort Lauderdale Beach - Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Beach - Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Beach’s miles of glittering sands is one for the books. Pick a spot and relax with the chilling vibe of this beach.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

Fort Lauderdale is one of Florida’s famous sights and is known globally for entertainment value. This beach has almost all the coastline activities you would ever think of doing.

What To Do

Go below and dive right into the many activities offered. Boating, surfing, diving, or if you prefer to stay dry you can go rollerblading, sunbathing, or classic beach volleyball. This beach has got all bases covered!

9. Sunshine Skyway Bridge - St. Petersburg

Sunshine Skyway Bridge - St. Petersburg

The Sunshine Skyway Bridge is a marvel of its own. Created to replace an old bridge, it made a name for itself.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

On your way to your next Florida destination? Spice up your drive with enthralling scenery by going on the enormous Sunshine Bridge.

What To Do

Roll down your windows and smell the ocean breeze while speeding through the wide lanes. The fishing spots near the bridge provide a stunning view where you can take photos for postcards you might send.

10. The Ringling - Sarasota

The Ringling - Sarasota

The Ringling exists because of the Ringling Brothers as an art gallery and serving the public high-quality art education.

Why You’ll Enjoy This Activity

The grounds alone is a sight to marvel at with the stunning Italian inspirations of the décor. If you love classic art and statues, be sure to stop by the Ringling.

What To Do

Aspiring artists will be part of the exhibits as well as the diverse collection of the art library preserved from the time of the Ringling's. This is a must-see tourist spot for the art savvy.


Credit to Family Destinations Guide website.

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