Day Trips

This page lists popular kids day trips within 100 miles from Tampa, Florida.
Kids Tampa: Day Trips - Fun 4 Tampa Kids
Appleton Museum of Art

The Appleton Museum of Art is recognized throughout Florida and beyond as a vibrant cultural center because of its world class permanent collection, o ...

4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, Florida, 34470

Created by SeaWorld ®, Aquatica TM is full of amazing rides and beautiful animals. In South Sea exotic surroundings, you can test out 36 water slides, ...

5800 Water Play Way, Orlando, Florida, 32821
Babcock Wilderness Adventures

Get back to nature at Babcock Ranch with Babcock Wilderness Adventures. Babcock Ranch offers visitors the perfect setting to immerse themselves in nat ...

8000 State Road 31, Punta Gorda, FL, 33982
Bird's Underwater Dive Center

Swim and Snorkel with manatees at Crystal River. Swimming with Manatees is a unique and privileged experience, there is no other location in the US wh ...

320 NW Hwy 19, Crystal River, Florida, 34428
Blue Grotto

Come to Blue Grotto and discover the rich beauty and thrilling experience of diving the largestclear water cavern in Florida. Located deep in the he ...

3852 NE 172nd Court, Williston, Florida, 32696
Buccaneer Bay

Florida's only spring-fed waterpark, the thrilling flume rides empties our guests into the pristine waters of Buccaneer Bay. Enjoy our white sandy bea ...

6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, Florida, 34606
Caladesi Island State Park

As one of the few completely natural islands along Florida´s Gulf Coast, Caladesi´s white sand beaches were rated America's Best Beach in 2008. Beach ...

#1 Causeway Boulevard, Dunedin, Florida, 34698
Celebration Station

America's location for Family, Food & Fun. Celebration Station Clearwater offers bumper boats, go-karts, laser tag and more! Please visit our website ...

24546 US 19 North, Clearwater, Florida, 33763
Central Florida Zoo

Enter the enchanted, tropical world of the Central Florida Zoo, a relaxing, entertaining and educational experience for the entire family. Discover a ...

3755 NW Hwy 17-92, Sanford, Florida, 32747
Crayola Experience

Crayola Experience is a family attraction that only Crayola can create, designed to be a full day of hands-on creative play and colorful fun! It’s whe ...

Crayola Experience 8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, Florida, 32809
Dade City's Wild Things

Dade City's Wild Things is an ecotourism zoo that brings you closer than ever to some magnificent animals on our guided Sunken Jungle Trek or Jungle S ...

37245 Meridian Avenue, Dade City, Florida, 33525
Dakin Dairy Farms

Dakin Dairy Farms entertains & educates the public from cow to bottle on their 1000 acre sustainable family farm with Farm Tours, Birthday Parties, 5 ...

30771 Betts Road, Myakka City, Florida, 34251
Devil's Den Spring

Visit one of North America's most prehistoric places, Devil's Den -- an underground spring inside a dry cave in central Florida. The remains of many ...

5390 NE 180th Avenue, Williston, Florida, 32696
Dinosaur World

Conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa, Dinosaur World in Plant City, Florida is Central Florida’s only attraction dedicated to the giants of ...

Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
5145 Harvey Tew Road, Plant City, FL, 33565
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Discovery Cove

Discovery Cove is a one-of-a kind experience where you can swim with bottlenose dolphins, feed tropical birds, play inches from a family of otters, an ...

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

Disney's Animal Kingdom is full of attractions, adventures and entertainment that reflect Walt Disney's dedication to nature and conservation, and in ...

2901 Osceola Parkway, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, 32830
Disney's Epcot

Epcot is twice the size as Magic Kingdom and is divided into Future World and World Showcase. Future World is full of sensational attractions as well ...

200 Epcot Center Drive, Orlando, Florida, 32821
Disney's Hollywood Studios

This theme Park offers behind-the-scenes glimpses of Hollywood-style action with live shows, thrilling attractions, backstage tours and special events ...

351 South Studio Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, 32830
Disney's Magic Kingdom

Magic Kingdom theme park, one of 4 Theme Parks in Walt Disney World Resort, captures the enchantment of fairy tales with exciting entertainment, class ...

1180 Seven Seas Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, 32830
Disney’s Blizzard Beach

Discover frosty fun for the whole family at Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park, a one-time ski resort that has melted into a watery wonderland.

1500 W Buena Vista Dr, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, 32830
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon

Escape to Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park for a storm of fun in the sun! Snorkel with sharks, stingrays and tropical fish in the coral reef. Plunge ...

1494 E Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, 32830
Egmont Key State Park

Although this park is primarily a wildlife refuge, it can be a personal refuge - a place to relax and collect shells along secluded, pristine beaches. ...

4905 34th Street South #5000, St Petersburg, Florida, 33711
Florida State Parks

The Florida State Parks System encompasses approximately 158 parks, including everything from museums and cultivated gardens to whole island and immen ...

Forever Florida

Forever Florida is a unique eco-tourism attraction located in St. Cloud, Florida; just one hour southeast of Orlando. Departing from a picturesque Flo ...

4755 N. Kenansville Road, St. Cloud, Florida, 34773
Fort De Soto Park

Fort De Soto was named America’s Top Beach for 2009. The largest park within the Pinellas County Park System, Fort De Soto park consists of 1,136 acre ...

3500 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde, Florida, 33715
Fred Howard Park

Fred Howard Park consists of 155 acres and the white sandy beach is a very popular north county swim area and also provides a perfect location for vis ...

1700 Sunset Dr., Tarpon Springs, Florida, 34689
Inclusive Playground: Yes

Founded by the late Owen Godwin in 1949, and still privately owned by his family today, Gatorland is a 110-acre theme park and wildlife preserve, comb ...

14501 South Orange Blossom Trai, Orlando, Florida, 32837
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Green Meadows Farm

We provide guided tours to educate children and adults about farm animals by touch, sight, smell and sound; it is truly a sensory learning experience ...

1368 South Poinciana Blvd, Kissimmee, Florida, 34746
Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Visitors can see West Indian manatees every day of the year from the park's underwater observatory in the main spring. The park showcases native Flori ...

Type of Trail: Walking
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, Florida, 34446
Honeymoon Island State Park

Nature lovers will find osprey nests, a wide variety of shorebirds, and one of the few remaining virgin slash pine forests in South Florida. The park ...

Type of Trail: Walking
#1 Causeway Boulevard, Dunedin, Florida, 34698
Inclusive Playground: Yes
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 ...

SR 405, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, 32899
Kiwanis Sprayground

This interactive children’s water playground, open daily from 9 AM to sunset and is filled with several water features to “beat the summer heat.” The ...

1937 Ed Eckert Drive, Dunedin, Florida, 34698
Inclusive Playground: Yes
LEGOLAND® Florida Resort & Water Park

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort is built for kids. The 150-acre interactive theme park offers more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, restaurants, shoppin ...

One LEGOLAND Way, Winter Haven, Florida, 33884
Inclusive Playground: Yes

The world's first oceanarium, invites you to join us in creating your own lasting memories at the Dolphin Conservation Center, our 1.3 million gallon ...

9600 Oceanshore Blvd, St. Augustine, Florida, 32080
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 ...

11150 W Hwy 40, Ocala, Florida, 34482
Rainbow Springs State Park

Archaeological evidence indicates that people have been using this spring for nearly 10,000 years. Rainbow Springs is Florida's fourth largest spring ...

Type of Trail: Walking
19158 S.W. 81st Place Road, Dunnellon, Florida, 34432
Redington Shores

Redington Shores offers a nearly-all-hours fishing pier, it's a fine place to spend the evening with friends, a cooler and a rod. What to Do: Angle ...

18200 Gulf Blvd, Redington Shores, Florida, 33708
Rock Springs Run at Kelly Park

Rock Springs at Kelly Park in Apopka is Central Florida's natural lazy river. Rock Springs produces 26,000 gallons of crystal clear water every minute ...

Type of Trail: Walking
400 E Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, Florida, 32712
Inclusive Playground: Yes
Silver Springs

No matter what your age, there are plenty of rides and attractions at Silver Springs that will make you laugh, fill you with wonder, and provide a gli ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Silver Springs, Florida, 34488
South Florida Museum

The South Florida Museum, located in Bradenton, Florida, is a natural and cultural history museum specializing in the history of Florida's gulf coast. ...

201 10th Street West, Bradenton, Florida, 34205
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park is the only place in the world where you can see every living species of crocodilian! But that’s not ...

999 Anastasia Blvd, St. Augustine, Florida, 32080
Sun-N-Fun Lagoon

One million gallons of water fun will thrill children, parents and grandparents alike at Collier County's premier water park, Sun-N-Fun Lagoon! Fun al ...

15000 Livingston Road, Naples, Florida, 34109
SunWest Park

SunWest Park is a new recreational waterfront facility in northwest Pasco, just off of Hwy 19. The park has been developed around a former limestone m ...

17362 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, Florida, 34667
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 ...

10400 Gulf Blvd, Treasure Island, Florida, 33706
Tree Top Adventure at Faith Haven

Our Crystal River, Florida location is home to a beautiful, state-of-the-art challenge course with ropes, obstacles, zip lines and more. As a part of ...

10830 West Bentbow Path, Crystal River, Florida, 34428
Universal Orlando

Nobody puts you in the picture like Universal Studios®. Here an amazing array of rides, shows and attractions make YOU the star, putting you right in ...

6000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, Florida, 32819
Universal's Islands of Adventure

You'll join Harry Potter™ and his friends in an unforgettable adventure on Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™. Battle villains high above the str ...

6000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, Florida, 32819
Weeki Wachee Springs

The official home of the World Famous Mermaids! Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is an enchanted spring -- the only one of its kind in the world -- and ...

6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, Florida, 34606
Wild Waters

Located adjacent to the lush grounds and natural beauty of Silver Springs, near Ocala, Florida, Wild Waters is a place where the whole family can chil ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Silver Springs, Florida, 34488
Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Hernando

Wildlife Rehabilitation of Hernando (WROH) was formed 11 years ago in Spring Hill, Florida. It was set up to provide a place for injured or orphaned w ...

360 Suncoast Blvd, Spring Hill, Florida, 34608