The 8 Most Beautiful Places in Florida In 2024

Siesta Key:

This barrier island off the coast of Sarasota is renowned for its picturesque beaches, particularly Siesta Beach, known for its powdery white sands and family-friendly amenities.

Clearwater Beach:

With its beautiful white sand, crystal clear water, and small-town vibe, Clearwater Beach is perfect for a family vacation. Highlights include Caladesi Island State Park, the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

St. Augustine:

History enthusiasts will enjoy exploring St. Augustine, the oldest continuously inhabited European settlement in the U.S. Visitors can stroll along pedestrian-friendly St. George Street, visit the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument.

Anna Maria Island:

Located south of St. Petersburg, this tranquil barrier island offers gorgeous white sand beaches like Bean Point and Coquina Beach. Visitors can also explore historic Pine Avenue.


Made up of six islands in the Florida Keys, Islamorada is known for its tranquil parks, colorful coral reefs, and sport fishing opportunities. Visitors can explore the History of Diving Museum, shop at Rain Barrel Village.

Dry Tortugas National Park:

Situated 70 miles off the coast of Key West, this remote national park is known for its premier snorkeling, wildlife viewing, and 19th-century coastal fortress, Fort Jefferson.


This elegant city on Florida's Paradise Coast is known for its luxury amenities, including sugar-white sand beaches, golf courses, high-end shops, and gourmet restaurants. Nature enthusiasts can explore attractions like the Naples Zoo.

Key Largo:

Dubbed the Diving Capital of the World, Key Largo offers access to the only living coral reef in the continental U.S. Visitors can explore underwater attractions like John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, go snorkeling, deep-sea fishing.