Island Activities - Theme Parks

Silver Springs
(352) 236-2121
Its Glass Bottom Boats have been showing guests the underwater wonders of the Silver River since 1878. Other attractions at the nature park include a Jeep Safari and an alligator show.

Wild Waters
Separate admission from Silver Springs nature park. 9-acre family waterpark featuring a wave pool, three children's play areas, and eight flume rides such as the Tornado, Hurricane, Thunderbolt, Silver Bullet, and the six-story Twin Twister.
Affiliated theme park: Silver Springs

Busch Gardens Tampa
(813) 987-5082
It's a thrill ride park. It's a zoo. It's two parks in one! And it's worth the one-hour journey south (from Walt Disney World). Adjacent, separate admission waterpark.

SeaWorld Orlando
(877) 434-7268
No longer just the happy home of Shamu, SeaWorld has some great rides and a second park where you can swim with dolphins.
Universal Orlando
(407) 363-8000
No longer a one-day respite away from Disney, Universal Orlando is a destination resort in its own right. Learn about its two theme parks, three hotels, and more.

Walt Disney World
Learn about WDW's four parks, two waterparks, many hotels, and other info.

Weeki Wachee Springs
(877) GO WEEKI
The park with the famous mermaid show now also features a waterpark.