5 Ways to Celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day

By: Peyten Palo

If January sometimes feels like it lasts for five months, here’s a ray of hope: January 25 is National Plan for Vacation Day. It’s the perfect excuse to think about a sunny Central Florida getaway for spring or summer—or hey, even next week! Here are five fun ways to kick-start your vacation brainstorming.

Make January 25 the day you plan an awesome trip to Central Florida!

father and son on Great LEGO Race roller coaster at LEGOLAND in Winter Haven, FL

1. Order the (free!) Central Florida Vacation Guide

This edition of our vacation guide features tips on visiting Central Florida’s top attractions, restaurants, and accommodations. There are details about every attraction and activity in Polk County, a complete directory of locally owned restaurants and boutique shops, and even ideas for having fun on a rainy day. We’ll send it right to your door and did we mention it’s free?

2. Base your trip on a hot deal

This beginning of the year is a good time to find specials, both for winter and upcoming seasons. Our Polk Savings Pass has great current offers on accommodations, attractions, and restaurants—like discounted admission to Bok Tower Gardens.

3. Plan your dream weekend getaway

We’ve crafted a few weekend getaway itineraries for you so half the travel planning stress is gone! Want a romantic weekend getaway for two? Check out the perfect itinerary here. Looking for all things Lakeland? Here’s how to Spend a Weekend in Lakeland. Need something to make everyone in the family happy? Here’s exactly what you need to book a family-friendly weekend getaway!

4. Subscribe to the Sweetest Spot e-mail

Join our email list and stay up to date with all the great things happening in Florida’s Sweetest Spot. From deals & specials to current events happening in Central Florida, you’ll always have the latest and greatest news from Visit Central Florida.

5. Get inspired by an upcoming event or new hotel

Browse the Top Reasons to Visit Central Florida in 2022, which details some cool upcoming events—like the opening of the world’s first Peppa Pig Theme Park in February and the centennial celebration of the sport of water ski. Or, be one of the first guests to stay at the newest fabulous accommodations, such as the ALL-NEW Camp Margaritaville RV Resort & Cabana Cabins or camping at Safari Wilderness.

RVs and campers at Camp Margaritaville RV Resort in Auburndale Florida

Looking for more trip planning tools? Dream Up Your Next Florida Vacation with this blog or follow us on Instagram and Pinterest!

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