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11 National Parks In Florida Worth Your Vacation Time

It's like Disney World for the outdoorsmen.

Florida is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States because visitors have access to endless activities and excursions from top-notch fishing, to fun theme parks, to beautiful beaches and interesting museums. Their national parks, meanwhile, often fly under the radar but are truly the cherry on top of fun things to do in the Sunshine State.

Florida is home to some of the country's most fascinating national parks. These historical sites reside on protected lands that are preserved thanks to Florida's National Park Service.

Whether you want to explore swampy marshlands or relax near crystal-clear waters, you have plenty of options. Each of Florida's 11 national parks can give you the adventure of a lifetime complete with hiking, camping, boating, and more.

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