90 Professional Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Phone: (386) 944-1100
Fax: (386) 947-9995
90 Professional Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL, US, 32114
- Phone: (386) 944-1100
- Fax: (386) 947-9995
BBQ and helicopter rides. Pigs really do fly in Daytona Beach. Get a bird's eye view of Daytona International Speedway or the "world's most famous beach," Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Some restrictions may apply. Look for the big red pig.
Drive 300 horsepower, tire-screeching dragsters while at this motorsports venue that also features three of the fastest go-kart tracks in the area. The Sprint Challenge is a high speed track filled with plenty of tight turns, The Sport Grand Prix track will test your driving skills following a 1,200 foot long serpentine trail, and Thundermania includes the challenging turns of a high banked oval track. They also have Space Coast's largest arcade.
The Daytona 500 Experience is "the official attraction of NASCAR." The Richard Petty Driving Experience offers you the chance to ride-along in a two-seat stock car driven by a professional instructor for a simulated two-lap NASCAR qualifying run at speeds exceeding 160 m.p.h. View the 45-minute "NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience" at the Coca-Cola IMAX Theatre. "Fans maneuver NASCAR simulators at speeds of over 200 m.p.h., combining motion, video projection and sound for the ultimate head-to-head racing experience," at Acceleration Alley. Daytona Dream Laps is an iWERKS motion simulator ride based the Daytona 500. Other attractions include the Chevy 16-second Pit Stop Challenge, DuPont Technology of Speed, Gatorade Victory Lane, a 30-minute, guided tour of the Speedway, the Goodyear Heritage of Daytona history walk, and the Car of Tomorrow.
Tarragona Tower is located at Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. It was built in 1925 C.E as an entrance to a defunct subdivision and had two arches. It was designed by architect Charles Ballough and it was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on May 6, 2005.
A National Historic Landmark, this historic home was the former home of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, a civil rights leader, educator, and founder of Bethune-Cookman College. Artifacts, citations, plaques, and pictures of dignitaries are on display and the gravesite of Dr. Bethune is on site. Weekend tours are available by appointment.
The Howard Thurman House is the former residence of noted author and educator Howard Thurman. On the list of National Register of Historic Places since 1990, the house is located on Whitehall Street on Daytona Beach in Florida. The property is now privately owned and the interiors are not open to visitors, one can just view it from outside.
A combination of pristine beaches, expensive hotels, a riveting nightlife, and glorious sunshine is what makes Daytona Beach a tourism hot-spot in Florida. The city lies along the state’s eastern coast, stretching for miles, thus offering an excellent beach where folks can bask in the sun, get that much sought-after tan, or go for a swim in the pristine blue waters, or just surf amid the intimidating waves. Though most known for the beach, Daytona Beach also has a host of other attractions that are equally worth a visit, like the Daytona International Speedway, the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, and the Daytona Lagoon Water Park. See the website to know more.
J.L. Saxton Riverfront Park & Ball Fields is more popularly known as Riverfront Park, amongst the locals. The spacious grassland is used for quite a few events like social gatherings and sporting activities whereby individuals of all ages have a good time. Riverfront park is now owned by the City and was previously under the Trust for Public Land or TPL . The city officials is all geared to protect the park instead of developing it.
The largest marina in Daytona, this full service marina offers boat and yacht sales, as well as a fuel dock, public boat ramps, a picnic area, and a fishing dock.
The waters around Daytona Beach are renowned for the population of manatees that thrives there. Built as a sanctuary for these gentle creatures, the Manatee Island park is a venue sequestered a few meters from the mainland by a bridge. A popular recreation point for the locals as well as visitors, this park has picnic pavilions, a children’s play area, and restrooms. The park also plays host to popular events, like the Daytona Seafood Festival. Call for more information.
This company offers exciting parasailing over the scenic Atlantic Ocean plus offers jet ski and four wheel beach vehicle rentals.
With the ruins of a 17th century sugar mill, a new ruins display and several gigantic life-sized dinosaur sculptures scattered around the garden, it's easy to spend an afternoon exploring the paths in the Dunlawton Sugar Mill Botanical Gardens. The 10 acre garden also includes a greenhouse, library and gazebo. Guided tours are available for groups with advance notice. Call for more information.