Welcome to the city of Jacksonville, Florida in your RVshare RV rental! Jacksonville is the largest city in the state of Florida, and a city by area in the contiguous United States. A large part of Jacksonville’s economy is based on tourism, which is a good thing for your sake! There are amazing attractions, landmarks, sporting events, shopping locations, and restaurants that make Jacksonville a terrific vacation spot. Combine that with relatively warm weather year round, and you’ll be able to visit this beautiful city in your RV rental Jacksonville FL at any time of the year.
Whether you are familiar with Jacksonville or this will be your first time to visit the city, we have put together a list of things to do and see that will make you want to stay longer. Please continue reading to help yourself get a start on your Jacksonville journey!
Sitting at the mouth of the Trout River, the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens is one of the cities premiere attractions. The zoo houses over 2,000 animals, and has multiple exhibits, some of which are award winning. Since it’s opening in 1971, the zoo’s mission has been to foster interaction between people, wildlife, and their environment through fun and innovative educational opportunities. You will be able to interact and view species of amphibians, birds, fish, invertebrates, mammals, and reptiles that are all truly fascinating and entertaining.
Diamond D Ranch is a family owned and operated ranch that has been entertaining guest for over 60 years. The ranch aims to entertain and educate guests with lessons and outdoor activities such as horseback riding to trail rides. You will be able to observe and interact with animals such as the American Bison, Water Buffalo, Emus, Rheas, Deer, Sheep, Goats, Antelope and more. In addition, Diamond D Ranch is an actual working horse and cattle ranch that covers over 500 acres, and offers a wagon ride that will give students a first-hand experience on how the ranch operates. This is a great change of pace from the hustle and bustle of the city, while not being too far away from it. If you want to enjoy the ranch more, you can park your motorhome rental in Jacksonville, Florida in one of the RV parks located nearby.
The Museum of Science and History in Jacksonville is a private, non-profit institution located in the Southbank Riverwalk and is the city’s most visited museum. The museum changes its main exhibit quarterly, which keeps the museum fresh and exciting. It is a great place to learn about the history of the city of Jacksonville and allows visitors to learn through hands-on, interactive fun activities. Exhibits include marine life, native Florida Wildlife, local history, and the HoloZone, which features games and simulator rides. Kids and adults alike will have fun and will without a doubt, leave feeling informed and satisfied.
Pecan Park RV Resort is the newest RV Park in Northeast Florida and is located just 25 minutes north of Downtown Jacksonville. Its peaceful water views and beautiful pine wooded backdrop will make your stay in a travel trailer rental in Jacksonville, FL, truly memorable. The resort comes with 183 RV sties, all of which are full hookups, which is just what a motorhome rental in Jacksonville FL, needs. Amenities include wifi & cable, exercise room, swimming pool, game room, horseshoes, pond, laundry, restrooms & showers, and more. This resort will serve as a home away from home while you are exploring Jacksonville.
Located in North Jacksonville, Flamingo Lake RV Resort is just minutes from the Jacksonville International Airport and only 10 minutes from Alltel Stadium and a great option for a camper rental in Jacksonville, Florida. The resort is also located very close to great shopping and dining. The park sits on 50 acres of land with a beautiful spring fed lake. There are 288 full hookup sites that include water, electricity, cable, and sewer. Amenities include wifi, boating, game room, rec hall, swimming, playground, horseshoes, and more. You can also enjoy a dog run, water activities, and nature trails. This park’s quality and convenient location make it a definite favorite of RVers in their RV rentals in Jacksonville, FL, of Class A variety.
Located in Kingsland, Georgia, which is just a half hour away from Jacksonville, this campground may sit in another state but allows you close access to Jacksonville and many other attractions in the area. You can travel to Cumberland Island National Seashore, explore the Okefenokee Swamp, or make your way to Jacksonville for the day. The KOA has RV sites, many of which are full hookups, which is great for RVers traveling in their travel trailer rentals in Jacksonville, Florida. Amenities include a swimming pool, pavilions, wifi & cable TV, camping kitchens, and much more. The Jacksonville North / St. Marys KOA is a terrific choice for an RVer in a trailer rental Jacksonville FL. You will be able to explore the great regions of Georgia and Florida while staying in this campground.
Jacksonville is home to only one major sports team, the Jacksonville Jaguars. Football is without a doubt the most popular sport in the city and state, and the Jaguars are who this city cheers for. Jacksonville has had success in previous years but hasn’t made the playoffs since 2007. Win or lose the experience of attending a game and the pre-game makes it all worth it. You will be able to enjoy delicious food and drinks with tens of thousands of passionate and lively fans who are all present to support their team. NFL games are unlike any other sporting event and Jacksonville is no exception.
Jacksonville will fulfill all of your expectations! We hope our short list has convinced you to visit, and will help you get started on your journey! So check out an RV to rent to Jacksonville, FL at RVshare.
Safe travels in your RV rental Jacksonville Florida, from everyone at RVshare!