Boundless fun awaits you at Orlando North’s attractions. Take a wind-in-your-hair airboat ride. Visit a zoo set amid lovely botanical gardens. Go kayaking in search of manatees. Eat, drink and shop your way through Historic Downtown Sanford, and much, much more.

Our natural wonderland offers an active, uncrowded alternative to the theme parks nearby.

A natural and relaxing alternative to nearby theme parks, Orlando North’s attractions offer plenty of ways to have fun in the sun! And they won’t break the bank!

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With plenty of upscale to budget options Orlando North is the perfect place to stay.

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Authentic Florida fun is everywhere you look when you plan a getaway to Orlando North.

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Adventures in Florida

Adventures in Florida is known for its amazing kayak and canoe tours down scenic rivers, crystal clear springs, and their Full Moon paddles.

3208 E Colonial Dr # 261
Orlando, Florida 32803-5127
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
1225 Reviews

Big Tree Park

761 General Hutchinson Pkwy
Longwood, Florida 32750-3732

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
74 Reviews

Black Hammock Adventures

Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting “Real Florida” lakeside experience like nowhere else just outside the City Beautiful, Orlando! Our airboat rides will take you on a thrilling exploration of Lake Jesup which has the largest alligator population in Florida. Our airboats are U.S. Coast Guard approved and driven by Licensed Master Captains. Every airboat tour includes your own personalized photo (with your own camera) holding our resident baby gator, Lucy. Get 10% at the Black Hammock Restaurant using your airboat ride ticket stub. Great for the whole family! Our on-site restaurant serves up your favorite Florida delicacies fresh daily. Try our Catfish Nuggets, Gator Bites, or Bangin’ Shrimp! The Lazy Gator bar is open seven days a week and serves 2-4-1 Margaritas all day every day. Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, birthday, field trip and much more.

2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd
Oviedo, Florida 32765-9510
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
413 Reviews

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Nestled in a protected natural wetland, the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens has animals from around the world including, rhinos, giraffes, leopards, monkeys, exotic birds, an Insect Zoo, and much more. Our Reptile House offers the southeast’s largest collection of reptiles. We also offer live animal encounters, many educational opportunities and demonstrations, daily Keeper Chats and Shows, a Tropical Splash Playground, and the Little Florida Coastline Railroad and Animal Carousel. For a small fee, you can feed our giraffes, or go behind-the-scenes with our Indian rhinos! With something for everyone, the adventures are endless!

3755 W Seminole Blvd
Sanford, Florida 32747
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
797 Reviews

Crane’s Roost Park

274 Cranes Roost Blvd
Altamonte Springs, Florida 32701

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
549 Reviews

Little Big Econ State Forest

Little Big Econ State Forest has an abundance of recreation opportunities including canoeing, fishing, and trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding.

1350 Snow Hill Rd
Geneva, Florida 32732-9054
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
10 Reviews
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