Teeming with old Florida charm and young Florida vibrancy, Orlando North, Seminole County offers visitors exciting nature-based attractions, lively family-friendly entertainment, eclectic dining, a booming microbrew scene, plus a year-round calendar of festivals and events. Best of all, Seminole County is located less than an hour’s drive from Orlando’s theme parks and some of Florida’s most popular beaches, so visitors can have the best of both worlds.
When planning a family getaway to Florida, travelers can save more and double the fun by staying in Orlando North. Visitors can expect to pay around 30% less for brand name hotels – they can also make their trip extra special with a stay at one of the fantastic one-of-a-kind lodgings in the area, including a treehouse, floating bungalow, firehouse, or yurt.
Throughout Seminole County, there are lots of opportunities for fun that are easy on the wallet. From evenings spent stargazing at the Emil Buehler Planetarium or days relaxing with arcade games, bowling and live entertainment at the new Oviedo Mall, you’ll find the perfect attraction for everyone in your family.
Festivals and events in Seminole County are a treasure trove for free entertainment and reasonably priced fare – not to mention, they are the perfect place for visitors to experience authentic Florida charm and hospitality. Music lovers can savor free concerts at Cranes Roost Park’s Rhythms at the Roost, while film buffs can cozy up at dusk for a free movie at Sunset Cinema. Sanford’s monthly Alive After 5 Street Party is a great place to spend an evening enjoying local art, live music, craft beer, food, and shopping. Other popular events include Wineart Wednesdays in Lake Mary, Casselberry Art and Music in the Park, and the monthly Art Walk in Historic Downtown Sanford.
More adventure can be found in Seminole County’s pristine wilderness. Whether you’re canoeing crystal-clear rivers or hiking on scenic trails, you’ll experience spectacular views only Mother Nature can provide. Seminole County is home to some of Florida’s best natural attractions, including the Wekiva River, one of only two national and wild scenic rivers in the entire state of Florida, the St. Johns River, Wekiwa Springs State Park and the treetop zipline course at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, to name just a few. With more than 30 parks and preserves, the area is a favorite destination for hiking, kayaking, biking, horseback riding, bird watching, wildlife study, nature photography and more.
Seminole County offers nature lovers, families, and adventure seekers a fun and cool getaway for a reasonable rate. Whether you are looking for an exhilarating escapade or a soothing break, Do Orlando North, Seminole County – the ultimate travel destination this summer.
Getting here is easy via Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB), Orlando International Airport (MCO), aboard the Amtrak Auto Train, or via auto on I-95 and I-4. For more information call 1-800-800-7832 or 407-665-2900 or visit: DoOrlandoNorth.com.