DeLand is situated about 35 miles (56 kilometers) away from Orlando and 95 miles (153 kilometers) from Jacksonville.
Central East Coast Florida is firmly established on the tourist trail, which means getting around is a breeze. Make sure you to set aside enough time to discover the incredible range of attractions the region offers. If you have some extra time, head 19 miles (31 kilometers) to get to Lake Mary. Here you can visit the Timacuan Golf Club and Sylvan Lake Park.
Organize some transportation and head to Daytona Beach, a transport and retail hub for the area, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) away from DeLand. The city has plenty of visitor attractions, such as Speed Zone, Destination Daytona and Angell and Phelps Chocolate Factory. Daytona Lagoon Waterpark, Halifax Historical Museum and Ocean Center are just a sample of the other interesting sights that should be on everyone's itinerary.
If you're looking for indoor entertainment, you can't beat Central East Coast Florida's history museums. These are ideal places to learn a little about the region's rich cultural tapestry and perhaps find a special souvenir.
If you love to get wet, this is the perfect place to visit. Sea kayaking is a common pastime and another option is fishing.
Even the best vacation can't last forever, so when it's time go home, head to the nearest major airport in Orlando, 18 miles (29 kilometers) away.