Central Florida is naturally suited for outdoor activities for the whole family. State parks are open year-round and offer low-cost fun including hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, snorkeling, and surfing.
Most children love a trip to the zoo. The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens in Sanford has plenty of birds, reptiles, and animals. It also has a zip line course and a splash pad. The zoo only closes on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
WonderWorks of Orlando features an awesome upside-down house. Science and entertainment merge in this unique in-door venue. The interactive attraction showcases natural disasters, physical challenges, an imagination lab, and hands-on exhibits.