The Festival City

Mount Dora has a long history of festivals and events that happen throughout the year.

Hospitality at its Finest

Unwind from your day at one of our historic inns, vacation cottages or an award-winning bed-and-breakfast. Enjoy fine and casual dining with more than 25 restaurant and cafe choices.

Charming Lakefront Downtown

Mount Dora boasts a wide variety of retail, gift & specialty shops, stores and boutiques lining charming streets with views of Lake Dora.

Ride The Train!

Offering family-friendly excursions by train.

Welcome to Mount Dora!

The City of Mount Dora truly is 'Someplace Special,' a charming, one-hundred plus year old historic village in the heart of Central Florida on the shores of beautiful Lake Dora in the Harris Chain of Lakes. Join us for one of our nationally known annual festivals, go fishing in the "Bass Capital of the World," or simply relax and escape the hustle and bustle of every day life. Bring the entire family and enjoy and old-fashioned, small town celebration.

Discover Mount Dora

Discover our Waterways
 

Discover our Waterways

An unforgettable journey across Lake Dora and through the Dora Canal in your own 2 person powered CatBoat. Sunset and shoreline tours available.
Mount Dora Live
 

Mount Dora Live

Experience world-class entertainment in Mount Dora, the Central Florida entertainment destination!
Stay at a Bed & Breakfast
 

Stay at a Bed & Breakfast

Mount Dora is known for its quaint and cozy bed and breakfast inns all within walking distance of downtown Mount Dora.
Discover Haunted Mount Dora
 

Discover Haunted Mount Dora

The haunted and historic history of Mount Dora comes to life on this 90 minute tour of the old hilltop city. Follow our dead funny and morbidly eccentric tour guides on a journey through the spirit realm, Meet the lost souls at the Lakeside Inn, a 136 year old Victorian Era hotel. Learn the paranormal past and present as you seek specters in the streets of the mysterious city of Mount Dora.
Take a Flightseeing Tour
 

Take a Flightseeing Tour

Discover beautiful Lake County on a Seaplane flight. Offering excursions throughout Central Florida and beyond.
Ride the Train! The Royal Palm Railway Experience
 

Ride the Train! The Royal Palm Railway Experience

Excursions by train, including; Murder Mystery Trains, Dinner Trains, Beer, Wine & Rum Trains and many more...

Around the Lake - Video Lineup of Mount Dora Events