Thursday through Sunday
Kayak and Stand Up Paddle Board Guided Tours
Come explore the beautiful waterways of Lake County, FL! Our kayak and paddle board tours will take you on an adventure where you will experience the natural beauty of Florida. You'll get an up close look at the local ecosystems and abundant wildlife in our lakes. Our adventure tours take place in Tavares, Mount Dora and Eustis. We can't wait to show you a great time out on the water!
Cannonball Fireworks Express to Mount Dora
Find easy parking in Tavares and ride the train round-trip to Mount Dora and back to see the Freedom on the Waterfront fireworks display. We will transport you to the Mount Dora waterfront in our vintage rail cars that have been featured in scores of Hollywood movies pulled by our
1941 Center Cab Diesel Engine.
Saturday & Sunday Year-Round
Lake Dora by Air, Land & Sea Package
Enjoy a 1.5 hour boat cruise thru the dora canal with Premier Boat Cruises, drop off at the Tavares Seaplane Base to enjoy a 15 min seaplane flight, followed by a 30 minute train ride back to Mount Dora aboard the Orange Blossom Cannonball/Express. Available sat and Sunday's only at 11am.
Harris Chain of Lakes by Sunset
A Central Florida Sunset Like NO other!
Sunset is arguably the most beautiful time of day to take flight!! Enjoy the breathtaking views across the vast areas of Lakes Harris and Griffin on the way to the wilderness of the Ocklawaha River and Ocala National Forest. Then turn back across Lakes Yale and Eustis just in time for a flight straight into the sunset westbound across Lake Dora. Your own private sunset flight will be an experience of a lifetime!
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Round Trip Train Rides
Orange Blossom Cannonball/Express
Round trip train service between Mount Dora and Tavares. Check the schedule for updated information. Take the train to and from Mount Dora & Tavares, enjoy lunch, shopping and more and a return trip.
Wednesday through Sunday
CatBoat Tours - Drive your own boat!
120 Minute - Guided and Narrated tour. See Lake Dora & cruise the spectacular Dora Jungle Canal.
See the history and wildlife in both. Tours are only $65 per person plus tax and fees when booked online!
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Offering Flights Daily with Reservations
A View of Central Florida Like NO other!
Check out our menu of options for Seaplane flights to many Central FL attractions. Experience our fabulous waterways in a unique way! Tours depart from the Mount Dora Marina.
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Offering Tours 7 Days a Week
Central Florida Glides Mount Dora Historic Tour
Our one hour tour begins with travels along side of the city marina, runs out to the famous Mount Dora lighthouse and over to Palm Island Park
where we will traverse some of the most intriguing nature paths in FL & explore the boardwalk over the water’s edge.
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Thursday, Friday & Saturday All Year Round
A Guided Food & Wine Tasting Tour with a Dash of History
Join us as we explore our historic town of Mount Dora & drop in on some charming restaurants, quaint food shops, & local wine bistros to savor a “taste” of Mount Dora’s rich culture & lakeside beauty. Tour departs at 2pm from the Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce.
Offering 3 Cruises Daily @ 10am, 12:30pm & 3pm
Rusty Anchor Boat 2 Hour Dora Canal Cruise
Join us as we take you on a 2 hour tour through the Dora Canal (Formerly the Elfin River), often described as: "The most beautiful mile of waterway in the world!"
Offering a Nightly Sunset Cruise
Rusty Anchor 1 Hour Sunset Cruise
You will see Mount Dora’s waterfront, Boat House Row, the Historic Lakeside Inn, the Lighthouse, Mount Dora’s waterfront parks, the Palm Island Boardwalk and Simpson’s Cove. Also you will see the alligator cove area of Lake Dora & Lake Beauclaire. You will take in a spectacular sunset over the waters of the Lake.
Offering Rentals 7 Days a Week
Segway of Central Florida Now Offers Polaris eBike Rentals
Experience the cutting edge of electric bike technology on the Polaris eBike which you may rent for 5 hours (10:00am to 3:00pm) and explore the historic City of Mount Dora. Purchase the eBike & your tour cost will be deducted from the sale price.
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Saturday Nights Year-Round
Mount Dora Ghost Walk
This lantern led walking ghost tour is about 60 minutes (about 20 minutes of walking.) Where history meets mystery. A theatrical and comedic experience. Hear Mount Dora urban legends and ghost stories from the turn of the century.
"The funnest thing I have done in Mount Dora at nite" Jim Burroughs of Mount Dora.
Friday Nights Year-Round
Mount Dora Speakeasy Tour (Pub Crawl)
90 minute step-back in time to the Roaring Twenties, prohibition era Mount Dora. Your Roaring Twenties themed tour guide will take you to the infamous speakeasys of Old Mount Dora.
Purchase your own prohibition themed drinks at each location or simply enjoy this theatrical, comedic tour of the dark-side of Old Mount Dora.
Video Event Lineup for Mount Dora, Florida
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