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Summer is here and you're planning out your road trip destinations! Undoubtedly, one of the best ways to relax after a long drive is to take a dip at one of Florida's clearest springs.  So no matter if your final destination leads to a beach or a city, whether you are looking for a paddleboard experience or just the perfect underwater shot, here are the seven best natural springs in Florida to make your summer spectacular.

Fall is here and you're planning out your road trip destinations! Undoubtedly, one of the best ways to relax after a long drive is to take a dip at one of Florida's clearest springs.

So no matter if your final destination leads to a beach or a city, whether you are looking for a paddleboard experience or just the perfect underwater shot, here are the seven best natural springs in Florida to make your summer spectacular.

Mineral Springs Park

Price: $20 and $15 for Sarasota County residents

Address: 12200 San Servando Ave North Port, FL 34287

Why you need to go: It's the only warm mineral springs in Florida with a cozy temperature of 85 degrees year round. This spring also has lots of minerals to rejuvenate the skin.

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Royal Springs Park

Price: Free!

Address: 198th Trail 15762 O'Brien, FL 32071

Why you need to go: The turquoise water spring is hidden in a public park and it has a 10 ft tall diving board to jump. It is one of the clearest springs in Florida.

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Gilchrist Blue

Price: $4-$6 per vehicle

Address: 7450 NE 60th St High Springs FL 32643

Why you need to go: This is one of the freshest and bluest springs in Florida. It's excellent for kayaking or paddleboarding under the canopy of trees.

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Alexander Springs Recreational Area

Price: $5.50 per person

Address: 49525 County Road 445 Altoona, Fl 32702

Why you need to go: It's the best spring for underwater shots as it is considered the clearest one in Florida.

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The Econfina Creek

Price: Free!

Address: off of SR20 on North Blue Springs Road, Youngstown

Why you need to go: The water is crystal clear and is an excellent spot to paddleboard. Also, there are several trails surrounding the spring.

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Florida Caverns State Park

Price: $4 per single guest vehicle, $5 per 2-8 person vehicle, and $2 for those coming by foot or bicycle.

Address: 3345 Caverns Rd Marianna, FL 32446

Why you need to go: The water has a clear shade of blue and its surrounded with lots of trees. Also, you can visit the only air-filled cavern located in the park.

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Ginnie Springs

Price: $14.02

Address: 7300 Ginnie Springs Road, High Springs, FL 32643

Why you need to go: The water has a turquoise shade and you can see all the rocks at the bottoms. Definitely one of the clearest springs.

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We suggest you always carry a bathing suit with you because you never know where the road might just take you.

Disclaimer: We strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit a potentially hazardous location, you check for the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment.