BOGGY CREEK AIRBOAT RIDES ‒ Spot exotic birds, turtles and alligators in their natural environment while zooming on an air boat. Three tour options are available including a nighttime ride. www.bcairboats.com. 2001 E. Southport Road, Kissimmee, 407.344.9550.
CELEBRATION SURREY‒ This family-owned business provides tours of Disney’s town of Celebration in an old-timey car and rents bicycles, including two-seaters, for kids and with kids carriages, by the hour. It’s a great way to explore the town’s lakes, woodlands and neighorhoods. www. celebrationsurrey.com. 700 Bloom St., Celebration, 407.791.2822. DOLPHIN PARADISE TOURS ‒ Explore Orlando’s closest beach, Cocoa Beach, and even visit a secluded island. Hop aboard a dolphin cruise, take a fishing trip or rent a kayak or paddleboat. www.dolphinparadisetours.com. 2700 Harbortown Drive, Merritt Island, 321.848.2486. FLORIDA ECO SAFARIS ‒ Pedal through the treetops over forested wetlands, conquer Central Florida’s biggest zipline or explore 4,700 acres of pristine conservation lands. www.floridaecosafaris.com. 4755 N. Kenansville Road, St. Cloud, 407.957.9794. LAKERIDGE WINERY & VINEYARD ‒ Most of the plantings on the 127-acre estate are Florida hybrid bunch grapes and varieties of Muscadine. Table and sparkling wines are produced here and can be sampled in the tasting room. Open daily. www. lakeridgewinery.com. 19239 US 27 N., Clermont, 800.768.9463. ORLANDO BALLOON RIDES ‒ Put this on your bucket list. The largest passenger ride operator on the Eastern seaboard offers daily flights at sunrise in the Disney area, followed by a champagne toast. www.orlandoballoonrides.com. 44294 US Highway 27, Davenport, 407.894.5040. OTOWN TOURS‒ Venture out of the tourism corridor with this professional tour company, who will show you the highlights of downtown Orlando and Winter Park. Walk around Lake Eola and admire its public art, take a trip to Leu Gardens and hop aboard a boat tour of picturesque Winter Park before shopping and dining on Park Avenue. www. otowntours.com. 888.964.TOUR. PADDLEBOARD ORLANDO ‒ Orlando is home to hundreds of lakes, and getting out on a paddleboard or kayak is the ideal way to explore. Choose from beginner lessons on the beautiful Lake Killarney or take a full-day excursion to Wekiva Springs. Open daily. www.paddleboardorlando.com. 115 N. Orlando Ave., Winter Park, 407.960.7815. SEGWAY TOURS OF CELEBRATION ‒ Take a glide on a Segway through the picturesque town that Disney built. www.zetours.com. 5491 Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Kissimmee, 321.250.1211. SHINGLE CREEK PADDLING CENTER ‒ Rent a canoe or kayak or take a guided tour on an electric boat to enjoy the beautiful nature that surrounds. www.paddlingcenter.com. 4266 W. Vine St., 407.344.0881. WARBIRD ADVENTURES ‒ Come fly like the aces of yesteryear in some of the most significant military aircraft in history. www.warbirdadventures.com. 233 N. Hoagland Blvd., Kissimmee, 407.870.7366. WILD FLORIDA‒ Experience Florida wilderness and wildlife at its best on the shores of beautiful Cypress Lake. Not only can you take an exciting airboat tour for lots of alligator sightings, but this wildlife park features a tropical bird aviary, petting zoo, alligator farm, cafe, gift shop, scenic dock and fishing pier along with guided hunting and fishing trips. Closed Su. www.wildfloridairboats.com. 3301 Lake Cypress Road, 407.957.3135.
WINTER PARK SCENIC BOAT TOUR‒ Relax on this one-hour narrated tour through the lakes and canals of beautiful Winter Park. See waterfront homes while learning the history of this quaint community. Rides daily from 10 am to 4 pm, cash only. www. scenicboattours.com. 312 E. Morse Blvd., Winter Park, 407.644.4056.