Top Attractions for First-Timers

Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach is world famous for its 23 miles of pristine white sand beaches and calm Atlantic surf. Take an exhilarating ride aboard the Daytona Beach Scenic Boat Tour for incredible views of the coastline, or try your hand at surfing with a lesson from one of the area’s experienced instructors. Of course, no trip to Daytona is complete without driving your own vehicle on the iconic sands of Daytona Beach!

Daytona International Speedway

Even if there isn’t a race going on during your visit, you can still get your need for speed fix with a tour of the legendary Daytona International Speedway. Walk through the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage and get an insider’s look at the Speedway’s operations on an informative tram tour. For the ultimate experience, take a ride around the track at racing speeds in the Richard Petty Driving Experience.

Ponce Inlet Lighthouse

Standing 175 feet above sea level, the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse is Florida’s tallest lighthouse and an unmissable Daytona attraction. Climb all 203 steps to the top for panoramic views of Ponce Inlet and the Atlantic Ocean. Visit the on-site museum to learn about the history of this National Historic Landmark, which has been guiding ships to safety since 1887.

Marine Science Center

At the Marine Science Center in Ponce Inlet, visitors can see sea turtles, sharks, stingrays and other marine life up close. Touch small sharks and stingrays in the hands-on stingray experience, view local species in the aquariums, and learn about Volusia County’s marine ecosystems from the knowledgeable staff. Outside, scenic nature trails wind through the surrounding salt marshes.

Daytona Lagoon Water Park

Cool off from the Florida sunshine at Daytona Lagoon water park, boasting over a million gallons of water fun. Scream down adrenaline-pumping water slides like the 60-foot tall Avalanche, or relax in the lazy river. Dry activities like laser tag, mini golf, and arcade games round out the offerings at this family-friendly park.

Blue Spring State Park

Blue Spring State Park is a designated manatee refuge where hundreds of the gentle sea cows come to escape cold winter waters and give birth to their calves. The best viewing is from November to March on a guided kayak tour or from the boardwalk. The rest of the year, visitors can swim, snorkel, or scuba dive in the crystal clear spring.

How to Get Around Daytona Beach

Beach Tram

The Beach Tram runs along State Road A1A from Ponce Inlet to Daytona Beach Shores, offering a convenient way to access all of the area’s popular beaches without having to fight for parking. Trams arrive every 20 minutes at stops like the Daytona Beach Pier, Main Street Pier, and Dunlawton Sugar Mill Ruins.

Taxis and Rideshares

Taxis and rideshares like Uber and Lyft operate throughout the Daytona Beach area. These services can provide point-to-point transportation without fixed schedules or routes. However, rates may be higher during peak times and wait times can be unpredictable.

Charter Buses

For group transportation, charter buses are the perfect option in Daytona Beach. Charter Bus Company Daytona Beach can provide private bus rentals from small 18 passenger minibuses to 56 passenger full-size coaches. Charter buses allow groups to stay together in comfort and style. Amenities like reclining seats, WiFi, TVs, and restrooms make charter buses ideal for longer trips. Professional drivers navigate Daytona’s roads and handle parking, allowing groups to relax and focus on fun. Charter buses are cost-effective for larger groups and offer door-to-door service not tied to fixed routes or schedules.

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Whether you’re a first-time visitor planning a dream vacation or a local looking to enjoy everything Daytona Beach has to offer, Charter Bus Company Daytona Beach can provide easy and reliable group transportation. Our extensive fleet of charter buses is perfect for weddingscorporate outingsschool field trips, and any type of group needing private travel services in Daytona Beach. Contact us today at 386-888-9446 for a free, no-obligation quote designed just for your group’s trip!