This is a sponsored post about Romantic Getaway Filled with Adventure in Ocala Marion County Florida was written by me on behalf of Ocala/Marion County VCB for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, are you prepared? Let’s talk about a gift that is more about memories than flowers.

Just because Valentine’s Day is on Feb 14th does not mean you have to only celebrate only on that day. Escape the cold February temps and head to Florida. This time we are not talking about the coastlines of Florida but the central area of Ocala in Marion County.

When you head to Florida you and your partner will explore a multitude of adventures.

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Marion County might be located in central Florida but it is filled with water and land sports to keep even the most active traveler busy. If you are leaving the kids behind, you can explore Ocala/Marion County  Activities that they may be too young or too “bored” to do.


Ocala/Marion County, known as Horse Capital of the WorldTM. Ocala/Marion County offers such a range of diverse activities every family member will find an activity that fits their interests. From trail rides on horseback, great dining, shopping, golf, and countless outdoor activities, you deserve a beautiful weekend stay in an adventurous, outdoor paradise!

Romantic Getaway Filled with Adventure in Ocala Marion County Florida

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Or maybe you are a foodie in search of great Southern food, there are a ton of options in this area, not to mention the abundance of orange groves.

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Things to do in Ocala Marion County

Ocala Marion County is known for its outdoor activities. You’ll find numerous crystal clear springs, filled with good old-fashioned swimming holes for the entire family to cool off in during the Florida heat. Including Alexander Springs, Juniper Springs, Salt Springs and much more

So why not go and explore some of the area’s natural pools? You can snorkel, canoe, kayak, fish, and boat in the various lakes and springs in the county.

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Lodging in Marion County Florida

If you are traveling as a couple a bed and breakfast is something you might be interested in. You’ll even find family-friendly campsites, rustic cabins, bed & breakfasts, top hotels and affordable vacation rentals in the area. Ocala/Marion County offers lodging for every kind of family, trip, and budget. Check out all the different  Ocala/Marion County Lodging

Explore Ocala Marion County today, for the ideal family adventure-filled vacation. It’s only a hop, skip and a jump away from central Florida. This means Ocala Marion County is the perfect location for a spur of the moment overnight stay or weekend getaway.

Change up your usual go-to Florida getaway and experience all the play, lodging and outdoor beauty Ocala/Marion County has to offer!

From Kayaking to bird watching you are guaranteed to find something in your activity and interest level in Ocala. Pin this to remember to schedule your next trip.

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