11 Family Adventures You Can Have Only in Florida


Florida has it all when it comes to family offerings: plenty of sunshine, exhilarating theme parks, relaxing beaches and unforgettable adventures. From face-to-face animal encounters to stomach-churning rides, check out these amazing family adventures found only in Florida.

1/11 Swim with Manatees

Animal lovers can make memories at Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge. Wild manatees can be found here from mid-November through late March. Grab the family, book a tour and dive in for an up-close encounter with the gentle sea creatures, or take a kayak out and paddle among them. Either way it'll be a moment the kids won't forget.