Brooksville, Florida is one of the best cities in the Sunshine State and probably in the whole US to visit. In between two great cities of Orlando and Tampa, Brooksville holds its own in terms of attractions and activities.
Brooksville is safe, scenic, historic, and boasts a relaxing atmosphere and lots of amenities. In this county seat of Hernando county, in west central Florida, you can visit many historic landmarks, relax at the beach where you can enjoy the sunset, go wildlife and nature viewing and play the favorite relaxing sport of many – golf.
Brooksville is the complete tourist package where there are plenty of fun activities you can do. Here are just some of the fun things to do in Brooksville.
1. Visit historic places.
When you travel to Brooksville, you can see a large concentration of structures from the 1870s and 1880s. You can take a walking tour to appreciate historic sites like the Brooksville Railroad Depot, the Governor William Jennings House built in 1891, and Hernando Heritage Museum located in the 19th century May-Stinger House and the Judge Willis Russell House. Thanks to grass-roots efforts, the preservation of the city’s architectural history was made possible for us to appreciate today.
2. Relax at Pine Island Beach and enjoy the sunset.
Your visit to Brooksville cannot just take you to nearby Tampa and Orlando. It can also be your opportunity to travel to Pine Island. A 4-hour drive via US-98 N will bring you to the Pine Island.
Pine Island Beach Park has a concession stand, picnic tables, barbeque grills and a volleyball court. You can have a whole day of fun activities with your family. You can stay from morning till late afternoon to catch the beautiful sunset view. On a nice day, the park fills up quickly so you are advised to arrive there early to be assured of a place to park.
3. Play golf.
If golf is your sport of choice, Brooksville will be your place. It is a golfer’s paradise. There are about a dozen golf courses scattered over a short distance. You can pick a course that suits your preference – from the 5-star to the highly affordable club that will not harm your travel budget. And, you can play while your spouse or family members do their shopping in one of Brooksville’s many city malls.
4. Enjoy the wildlife and nature viewing.
Florida nature is at its finest and best experienced in and around the Brooksville area. There are plenty of wildlife and environmental areas you can explore. There are exciting trails, abundance of bird and wildlife as well as of exotic plants. You can hike, do sightseeing or camp as you do family bonding activities in one of these well-managed wildlife and nature centers.
5. Go on an RV vacation with your family or group.
All the fun activities discussed above are possible when you go on an RV vacation with your family or group. Get everyone on the same page and the same calendar and schedule your stay at Camper’s Holiday RV Park in the Brooksville area. It will be an unforgettable trip you will cherish.
Camper’s Holiday – a perfectly located RV campground south of Brooksville, Florida. Visit www.campersholiday.com and discover why people call Camper’s Holiday the greatest camping on earth.