Animal Encounters

This page lists places in the Daytona Beach, Florida area where kids can interact with or observe animals including: pets, farm animals, zoo animals and animals in the wild.
Kids Daytona Beach: Animal Encounters - Fun 4 Daytona Kids
Alpacas of Willow Hill

Alpacas of Willow Hill is a family owned and operated business. We now have over thirty alpacas and lots of babies on the way. We offer many services ...

Area: West Volusia
1377 Jackson Woods Road, Deland, FL, 32724
Big Cat Rescue Sanctuary

Big Cat Rescue, a non profit educational sanctuary, is devoted to rescuing and providing a permanent home for exotic (i.e. wild, not domestic) cats wh ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter
12802 Easy Street, Tampa, FL, 33625
Blue Spring State Park: Manatees

Conservation measures can produce astounding results. In 1970, two years before Blue Spring State Park was established, researchers tracked 14 manatee ...

Area: West Volusia
2100 W. French Avenue, Orange City, FL, 32763
Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is committed to providing experiences that excite and inspire children and adults to act on behalf of wild ...

3755 NW Hwy 17-92, Sanford, FL
GatorWorld Parks of Florida

GatorWorld Parks of Florida Inc. offers visitors of all ages unique opportunities to drive thru a scenic trail and view alligators in their natural Fl ...

Type of Day Trip: Animal Encounter, Outdoor Fun
492 W Hwy 44, Wildwood, FL, 34785
Marine Discovery Center

The Marine Discovery Center has spent over 20 years informing and educating citizens and guests about the amazing biodiversity of the Indian River Lag ...

Area: Southeast Volusia
520 Barracuda Blvd, New Smyrna Beach, FL, 32169
Marine Science Center

Experience Florida's marine environments as you journey through a mangrove estuary and make it past one of Florida's well known insects, watch out, sh ...

Area: Northeast Volusia
100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet, FL, 32127
Reptile Discovery Center

Enjoy a walk on our beautiful outdoor nature trail where you will see all kinds of reptile species -- lizards, alligators, tortoises and more -- activ ...

Area: West Volusia
2710 Big John Drive, Deland, FL, 32724