Florida Family Attractions

The best Florida Family attractions are not always the most obvious ones. Check out these ideas for day trips and outings across the Sunshine State.

 Here are our top attractions and links to more attractions and ideas. We have also listed the best Florida Family Vacation Resorts and some pet friendly Florida vacation rental options to help you enjoy these attractions.

Top 10 Florida Attractions

See the top Florida Attraction for Families on Tripadvisor

Many of our top recommendations are set in the natural environment. This is because the American best beaches, state parks, Everglades and forests offer some great experiences and escape the ever present Florida highway noise. Florida is also home to the mega theme parks of Orlando and the interesting cultural and diving cultures of South Florida. You can also see our Florida Family Vacation Ideas for more attractions.

Top 10 Family Attractions in Tampa

Heading the list in Tampa are family friendly beaches, Florida Aquarium, Museum of Science & Industry, Lowry Park Zoo and Dinosaur World.

Best Family attractions in Miami and South Florida

Miami and South Florida in general have a wealth of attractions. Miami is home to the Miami Seaquarium with it's killer Killer Whale Show and Jungle Island. You can read more about these and other Miami attractions in our Miami Vacation Spots article.

Video: Family airboating adventure on the Everglades. See more South Florida attractions and vacation ideas on our South Florida page.

Beautiful Beach, Rich History at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

Orlando Family Friendly Attractions

We cover some of Orlando's attractions on our Florida Family Vacation Ideas page. Here is the overview of more attractions in Orlando with some less expensive options included.

Destin Family Attractions

The Emerald Coast area around Destin seems to have become more popular since it was named as one of Americas top destinations on Good Morning America. See more ideas on our Destin Vacation Packages and Destin Vacation Rentals articles.

Family Fun in Florida's Emerald Coast Top Attractions.

How to Do Florida: Tubing the Ichetucknee River

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Family Vacation Deals

 The video below will help you see how to find the top family friendly accommodation options anywhere.

We recommend always to check reviews on TripAdvisor (use this link) before booking any travel deals. 

  • Accorhotels -  50% off the second room for kids.
  • All Inclusive-  The top family all inclusive discounts
  • Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas -  Save up to 40%
  • Beaches Luxury Family Resorts-  65% off, free scuba and more.
  • CheapAir.com -  Cheap Airfares 
  • Cheap Caribbean - Great family packaged deals by this network are available all over the Caribbean. Including up to 65% off.
  • Cruisedirect - Up to 80% OFF. .
  • Expedia - Discounted Family Vacation packages and last minute deals.
  • First Choice - Amazing all inclusive family holiday specialist in Europe.
  • FlipKey - Family Vacation Rentals in  1200 locations
  • Intrepid Family Adventure - Find Family adventures with 1600 itineraries.
  • G Family Adventures -Big clearance on last minute family itineraries worldwide.
  • Holiday Inn  - Kids Stay and Eat for Free
  • HomeExchange - We are into the sharing economy in a big way and this site makes it easy.
  • HomeForExchange - Another great family home exchange with 13,000 listings in 80+ countries
  • Motel 6 - Pet-Friendly and budget offers. With kids stay free and rooms from $39 road trips are now affordable.
  • Priceline - Save with bidding and Package Offers of up to $500 off
  • TripAdvisor - Allows you to search by family friendly option. Go to place to read reviews. Also one of the best places to find vacation rentals.