The Festival City

Mount Dora has a long history of world-class festivals and events!

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.

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

Rent your very own boat for the ultimate social distancing activity!

Rent your very own boat for the ultimate social distancing activity!

These businesses are offering invidivual boat rentals during this crisis.
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.

Around the Lake - Video Lineup of Mount Dora Events