Things to do and Places to Go!
You at the world's most famous beach!
There is more to do than swimming, surfing, sunbathing and walking on the beach.
You can enjoy every water sport imaginable including the excitement of para-sailing,
deep-sea fishing, boating, snorkeling and scuba diving. You can rent just about
anything to enjoy these activities: biking, golfing see link for courses: http://www.golfdaytonabeach.com/courses.cfm
(over 20 courses! ), Jet Ski, tennis
and you can even drive a motorcycle, moped, or dune buggy on the beach.
There are many terrific restaurants. Here are other area restaurants:
movie theaters, miniature golf and you will never have a shortage of
shopping at the many stores along the shore.
If you want to see more of the east coast, take a trip to visit the historic
Ponce Inlet Lighthouse and Marine Science Museum.http://daytonabeach.com/AtHistoric.asp they are both a short ride down AIA. The Kennedy Space Center is nearby, and don't forget what Daytona is famous for, "Home of the Daytona 500 and Pepsi 400." For bikers, there is Bike Week in the Spring and Biketoberfest in the fall. There seems to be no end to events going on in Daytona Beach. You are a short trip away from the "world's vacation destination" Orlando! Visit Magic Kingdom & MGM Studios: http://disneyworld.disney.go.com/wdw/index Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure: http://themeparks.universalstudios.com/orlando/website/index.html Seaworld, http://www.seaworld.com/seaworld/fla/default.aspx Discovery Cove (swim with the dolphins). http://www.discoverycove.com/default2.aspx If you are into history, head north to the countries oldest city, St. Augustine.If you are into the future, a trip south will take you to the Space Coast of Cape Canaveral. You can actually go on a real shuttle and visit the astronaut museum. If you are into nature, a boat ride on the St. John's River will show you the beauty of the Old Florida, with it's alligators, turtles, fish and more birds than you can imagine. http://daytonabeach.com/AtSightseeingBoatTours.asp The scenery will take you back in time. Daytona and Orlando offer you many museums those rainy days - did we say rainy days? Not on vacation! http://daytonabeach.com/AtMuseumsGalleries.asp And for the whole family there are lots of family attractions: http://daytonabeach.com/AtFamilyFun.asp Rain is rare, but it does happen in Sunny Florida, the world's vacation destination!