Activities: Tavares Area Tours and Adventures
Take a tiki bar tour of downtown Tavare's bars or ride one of the many themed train tours that leave from the Tavares Station. Glide serenly through the Dora Canal on a narrated boat tour or zip through the open waters of Lake Dora on a CraigCat boat or jet ski. Tavares and the surrounding area offers a wide variety of fun and exciting things to do.
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Tavares waterfront districtJones Bros Seaplane Rides
150 E. Ruby Street
Tavares, FL 352-508-1800
Starting at $30 per person, take a tour from 10 mins to 2 hours over beautiful Lake Dora. See the famous plane that Johnny Depp rode in the film "The Rum Diaries". You gotta try this. Tavares, FL is the Seaplane city, you know.
Mount Dora Taste ouf our Town Tours
Start at Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce
Mount Dora, FL 32757
A Guided Tasting Tour of Local Food and Wine... Seasoned with a Dash of History and Scenic Highlights. Join us as we explore our historic town of Mount Dora. We will drop in on some charming restaurants, quaint food shops, and local wine bistros. As we stroll through tree-lined streets, we will also savor a “taste” of Mount Dora’s rich culture and lakeside beauty.
Surrounding Tavares AreaCentral Florida Nature Adventures- call for different locations
Touring all of Central Florida's Waterways 352-589-7899
Ready to get away from it all and experience nature like never before? Central Florida Nature Adventures offers guided kayak tours on some of Central Florida's most pristine waterways. We provide all of the equipment necessary for you to have a relaxing, enjoyable Eco tour.
Premier Boat Tours- 5 mi from Tavares
Launch from Lakeside Inn
Take a boat trip back in time to Old Florida. Join us for a narrated Eco-tour into the unspoiled Dora Canal, through towering 2,000 year old cypress trees dripping with Spanish moss. Spot the many herons, ibis, egrets, anhingas, turtles and alligators, before they see you.
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The Rusty Anchor- 5 mi from Tavares
400 W. Fourth Ave.
Mount Dora, FL 352-383-3933
Scenic Boat Tours: Enjoy the natural habitat of Lake Dora, "The most beautiful mile of water in the world," where you can expect to see nature and wildlife at its finest! Book Online & Save!
Segway Tours- 5 mi from Tavares
430 North Alexander St.
Mount Dora, FL 352-383-9900
Enjoy the natural beauty and history of Mt Dora on a Segway! Our one-hour guided tour through nature parks and historic neighborhoods will show you a side of Mount Dora that you will not want to miss. No experience needed. Training is provided prior to the tour.