The 23 essential beach road trips from Orlando


When you live in everyone else’s vacation spot, sometimes you have to get away from the masses. Since Orlando is close to some of the best beaches in the country, a beach road trip is the best answer. Here we’ve picked out 23 easy beach getaways, all of which are a reasonable drive away, and what to do there besides lay in the sand.

Captions by Rachel Stuart, Deanna Ferrante and Marissa Mahoney.