Tourist Attractions in Florida

Florida is one of the most attractive destinations for holiday makers among the people of United States of America, and North America in general. It is also a famous tourist destination among the Europeans and different other nationalities.

There are many famous attractions of Florida. Miami Beach is probably one of the most known beaches in the world.

Florida geographical features

The geographical location of Florida is very attractive for anyone on vacation. It is in the tropical area and has a huge diversity in composition. There are swamps, meadows, rivers, hills, forests and, not the last nor the least- the huge ocean with its bays, shoals, lagoons, and islands. If you are a nature lover, Florida is the one of the most attractive natural tourist spots.

Florida Vacation Spots

  • Islands
  • Castles
  • Flamingos
  • Butterflies
  • Swamps
  • Alligator farms
  • Zoos and Botanical gardens
  • Marine Aquariums

Ancient America and Culture

Florida is one of the first 'new world' settlements. It still has the oldest wooden school in America. There had been major tribes like, the Seminole and the Miccosukee, in the area and their villages are includes the attractions of Florida. If you want to experience old America there are colonial settlements.

  • Oldest Wooden School House in the U.S.A.
  • Museums
  • Potter's Wax Museum
  • Ripley's Believe It OR Not! Museum
  • Even Japanese museums

The Broadway

Florida also lists the estates of electric bulb inventor Thomas Edison, world famous industrialist Henry Ford, Nobel laureate Ernest Hemmingway and such others among the attractions of Florida.

Florida- Birthplace of New Eras

Florida has seen a lot of inventions first. It has been the birthplaces of not one but more eras. The lunar rocket was launched from the Kennedy Space Station, which is one the top attractions among tourists in Florida. Therefore, Florida attracts the generation of Cosmic Space.

Before that, Thomas Alva Edison by inventing the electric bulb increased the efficient working time of the humankind threefold. Its introduction brought forth many other inventions by Edison and others that revolutionized the lives of the multitudes of the human civilization.

Florida Fantasy

The Disney World is probably one of the leading attractions that tourists come to Florida for their vacation trips. The Walt Disney World Company has put up four theme parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney-MGM Studios, Disney's Animal Kingdom), three water adventure parks, Disney's Wide World of Sports complex, Downtown Disney, 26 hotels, and six golf courses here. Besides the Disney World there are other theme parks and theme islands that include the attractions of Florida.

Florida Climate and Transportation

While visiting the sites you will experience a climate that is neither too hot, nor too cold. There are so many sights in Florida to see and attractions to experience in Florida that there are sight seeing trains, and boats, for the convenience of the tourists in visiting all the attractions of Florida. Going to Florida by air is easier as it is the homes of aviation in general. Air trips to Florida are very convenient. Aero plane tickets to Florida are available from almost all the travel agents and airlines. Special packages and deals are also available for the tourist planning to visit the attractions of Florida in less time and with less money.