The New American Road Trip

Pack the car up and head to Jax! Located at the super convenient intersection of I-95 and I-10, you can get from anywhere in the nation to Jax via car. Follow I-10 from the West Coast and end up in Downtown Jacksonville or come along the I-95 corridor from New York and end up all the way in Key West (making a stop in Jax, of course!). Jacksonville has the easy going and relaxed beach vibes to make for the ideal road trip destination. Explore the outdoors, enjoy the sunshine, bathe in our spacious beaches and try the flavors at our locally owned restaurants. Fun family attractions include kayaking the marshes, boat tours of our historic neighborhoods and one of the top zoos in the nation. The abundant parks and ecological preserves in Jacksonville provide an unforgettable opportunity to escape city life and relax in nature’s playground. Jacksonville is the city of parks, with more than 80,000 acres of green spaces including 10 state & national parks and more than 400 city parks and gardens. No matter where you are in Jacksonville, you are never more than 15 minutes away from the eco-adventure of a lifetime! Highlights include the Timucuan Preserve, the Jacksonville Arboretum, the Baldwin-Jacksonville Trail, the Intra-Coastal Waterway and the guided kayaking and paddleboarding tours available at Kayak Amelia. Drive on down, or up, and park in Jax. We are where Florida begins and a must-see stop on your next road trip adventure.