Feb 11 - 13, 2020 | Amelia Island, Fla.

Area Attractions

THINGS TO DO AT THE RESORT

Omni Recreation Department: The resort has plenty to offer every kind of traveler, whether you are seeking tranquility, adventure, or knowledge. Resort Activities | Island Activities

Beaches: Explore 3.5 miles of uncrowded, private beaches when you book a room through the NAMIC block at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort. Public beach access is available throughout the island.

Golf: Play two 18-hole championship golf courses and experience one of Conde Nast Traveler’s “Top 121 Golf Resorts in the World.” Click here to learn more.

Fishing: Check out the resort’s Red Maple Lake and Aury Island, which contain a variety of brim, bass, and catfish for you to catch and release. No license required.

THINGS TO DO IN AMELIA ISLAND

Amelia Island has plenty to offer the adventurous traveler. Whether you seek shopping and dining or festivals and culture, memorable days and nights out on the island are in your future.

Area Attractions:

  • Fort Clinch State Park: History meets nature at Fort Clinch State Park. Whether you’re a history buff, nature lover or a bit of both, enjoy exploring the unique natural and historic resources of this pristine park.

  • Timucaun Ecological and Historical Preserve: Visit one of the last unspoiled coastal wetlands on the Atlantic Coast. Discover 6,000 years of human history and experience the beauty of salt marshes, coastal dunes, and hardwood hammocks. The Timucuan Preserve includes Fort Caroline and Kingsley Plantation.

  • Historic District/Downtown Fernandina Beach: Known as the Isle of Eight Flags, Amelia Island is rich in history. A visit to downtown Fernandina Beach will enliven your senses and satisfy your historical curiosity. Visitors will find boutique and antique shops, art galleries, museums and independent eateries.

  • Jacksonville Zoo: Home to more than 2,000 rare and exotic animals and 1,000 varieties of plants, the Jacksonville Zoo is a world-class establishment where you and your family can discover wildlife through interactive and educational opportunities.

Other Area Attractions:

  • South Mountain Park & Preserve: Boasting 50 miles of trails through 16,000 acres of the Sonoran Desert, this municipal park is perfectly suited for outdoor adventure just minutes from the city. The skyline views and Sonoran Desert flora aren’t the park’s only perks. Keep a lookout for ancient petroglyphs carved into the rocks.
  • Butterfly Wonderland: Discover the amazing life of the butterfly, from caterpillar to chrysalis — then to the moment it spreads its wings for the first time and takes flight into the world. Explore more amazing creatures in the new Rainforest Reptile Exhibit.
  • Musical Instrument Museum: Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) celebrates global musical diversity through live presentations of high-quality traditional, contemporary, instrumental, and vocal music from around the world.

 

Contacts

Julie Bacher
Customer Service Coordinator

317.876.4279

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