If the summer heat's got you down, there's no shortage of cool, water-filled things to do in Central Florida! From the brand new LEGOLAND® Florida water park, to airboat and nature excursions, water skiing, boating and kayaking, to just relaxing by your own private pool, there's something to keep everyone cool on your next Central Florida vacation.
No matter where you live, summertime means hot weather! If you're
trying to plan a family getaway this summer, a Central Florida vacation
should be on the top of your list. There is no shortage of water-filled
activities to keep your whole family cool. In fact, deciding which
activities to partake in may be the hardest part!
want to cool off on the water or in the water, this area has got you
covered. Here are the top 5 things to do in Central Florida to beat the
LEGOLAND® Florida Water Park NOW OPEN!
you've got kids, all you have to do is utter the phrase 'water park'
and they’re hooked. Add in the fact that Central Florida's latest water
park is centered around one of children's most beloved toys, LEGO®
Bricks, and you simply couldn't ask for a better way to spend the day as
Visitors can enjoy six areas in the water park,
including a Wave Pool; 375 foot Twin Chasers slides; or a thrilling
60-foot drop down one of the three Splash Out slides. Family-friendly
fun includes the Joker Soaker, a water playground with a 300 gallon dump
bucket; Build-a-Raft River, where families can build their own LEGO
inner tubes and float down the 1,000-foot lazy river; or DUPLO® Splash
Safari, an area designed specifically for toddlers.
Airboat Rides And Nature Tours
your idea of cooling off involves skimming across a lake or river in an
airboat, you're in luck. There are several airboat and nature tour
guides in Central Florida that provide excursions on numerous waterways
including the Kissimmee River, Lake Kissimmee and Lake Hamilton. Expect
to see an array of wildlife, including alligators and rare species of
birds. You might even spot an eagle. A few of the tour guides also
operate fishing camps, cabins and RV camps, making them one-stop-shops
for families looking for a nature-centric vacation on the water.
Catch Air With World-Class Water Skiing Pros
you think of things to do in Central Florida, water skiing might not be
the first thing to come to mind… But this area is actually home to
world-renowned barefoot and water skiing champions. Whether you've never
been on a pair of skis, or you just want to improve your skills, there
are several schools where you can experience this thrilling sport!
Cool Off On The Water With Fishing And Boating
angler who has visited the area will tell you that no Central Florida
vacation is complete without fishing! The Kissimmee River and
surrounding lakes are world-renowned for largemouth bass, and there are
many guides offering fishing excursions and tips to help you land a big
one. Many of the guides have anywhere from 15 to 50 years of experience
fishing the area and have won tournaments with their prized catches.
the idea of being on the water appeals to you, but fishing isn't your
thing, consider renting a boat or kayak and spending the day on one of
the area's more than 550 freshwater lakes.
Kick Back Poolside At Your Vacation Rental
Central Florida is such a popular destination, there are a number of
different types of accommodations: from hotels, resorts and condos, to
single family homes. If you have a large family and want room to spread
out, consider renting a vacation home. They come with all the modern
comforts and conveniences of home, and most include a private pool! When
you're tuckered out after a fun-filled day, or if you just want to
spend some time relaxing and sunbathing in privacy, having your very own
pool steps away can be wonderfully convenient!
Central Florida vacation is a great way to have fun while keeping cool.
No matter what your interests, there's an abundance of water-filled
things to do in Central Florida for the whole family!
Summer is here! If you're looking to plan a Central Florida vacation, don't miss all the cool, water-filled things to do in Central Florida like the new LEGOLAND® Florida water park, airboat and nature tours, fishing, or just relaxing by the pool! To request a free vacation guide, visit http://www.visitcentralflorida.org.