If you will be visiting the Daytona Beach area during the summer months, you should make a point to visit one of our beautiful natural springs. There are many gorgeous natural springs throughout Central Florida that are open to swimming/snorkeling. The springs remain an average temperature of around 72 degrees all year long, so it's quite a refreshing way to cool off on a hot summer day.
There are many springs within a 3 hour drive of Daytona Beach. You will find a couple within the county, numerous within an hour or two drive, and some even further. You just need to pick which ones you'd like to check out.
Check out the Ultimate Summer Springs Guide here to see a list of 23 springs across Central Florida that are all within a 3 hour drive of Daytona Beach. You won't want to miss checking out at least one or two while you are visiting Daytona Beach. Locals spend their summer days at the springs, and once you stop by you will know immediately why they do it!