Florida is one of the top tourist destinations for a lot of people seeking pleasure in the United States and across the world. In this release, we will be looking at some of the best and top Florida State Parks for tourists.
In Florida, state parks are beautifully designed to provide all the pleasures you desire. There are houses, beaches and all those that will give you the best of holidays. There are a lot of such places in Florida however, we will looking at the top five state Parks in Florida. Now, ride with me.
Anastasia State Park
Anastasia State Park in Florida is our first pick. It is located about five miles from the community of St. Augustine. The Anastasia State Park is across Matanzas Bay on a peninsula of Anastasia Island. Anastasia State Park spreads for about 1600 acres. The beach on Anastasia is a great place for those who wish to journey on boats. There are paddleboards, kayaks, sailboats for rentals. Also, there is enough vegetation for those who wish to explore with bicycles. There are dolphins, turtles, and other birds for sightseeing in the Anastasia State Park.
Big Talbot Island State Park
Big Talbot Island State Park is located on a sea island in northeastern Florida. This state park is naturally made and hence a preferred ground for bird watchers and those who are fond of nature and photographers. Other animals such as whales, dolphins, deers, raccoons are naturally seen in this place. Activities permitted on some parts of the Big Talbot Island State Park include cycling and fishing. For those looking for a romantic holiday, I recommend this State Park.
Collier-Seminole State Park
One of the rare wildlife is the Collier-Seminole State Park. It is also one of the largest mangrove swamps in the world. The Collier-Seminole State Park is enclosed with a canopy of trees. Animals such as alligators, tortoises, Florida panthers, bobcats can be spotted roaming. There are also birds that have made their homes on some of the trees. Visitors can also rent Canoes and kayaks and journey through the Blackwater River. There are parks that house hookups and several playgrounds for children.
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park
The John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park is the first of its kind in the United States. It is an undersea park that extends for about 70 miles and it is aimed at protecting marine life. The park is mostly visited by snorkelers and scuba divers. There are also aquariums and artificial beaches for visitors.
Myakka River State Park
The Myakka River State Park has the first canopy walk in the United States which rises 25 feet above the ground and stretches for about 100 feet. It is a wetland enclosed with trees and extends for about 58 square miles. There are boardwalks where visitors can stand to view some animals like alligators, sandhill cranes, etc. It is a great place for those which to go on a lake tour.
So wherever you are, you can always have a great time in Florida by visiting some of the top State Parks listed here. Have a great time. Thanks for reading.