A haven in the midst of Central Florida, Orlando is home to a diverse range of stunning environments, best explored under the guide of an experienced eco-tourism company that can show you a great time outdoors without disturbing the picturesque scenery and delicate ecosystems within. Read on below to find out more about Orlando’s best eco-tourism spots and the companies that can take you there!
Orlando Balloon Rides
Enjoy sweeping views of the Orlando area on a whimsical hot air balloon adventure with Orlando Balloon Rides. Offering sunrise flights daily all year long, Orlando Balloon Rides takes passengers on an hour-long hot air balloon ride over theme parks, orange groves, forests, swamps, and more. Prices range from $99.00 to $225.00 per person.
Another company that allows you to see the panoramic sights of Orlando from above, Orlando Helitours offers helicopter flyover tours of some of the most famous spots in the area. Take a flight over the Butler Chain of Lakes, as well as popular theme parks in Orlando like SeaWorld, Universal Studios, and various parts of Walt Disney World. Flights cost between $24.99 and $350.00 per person.
Get Up and Go Kayaking
As opposed to experiencing Orlando from up high, Get Up and Go Kayaking brings participants right in the thick of Orlando’s most unique habitats using incredible clear kayaks that allow you to see the marshes, lakes, rivers, and more right underneath you as you paddle. Visit Rock Springs in nearby Apopka, see the bioluminescent waters of Merritt Island, and explore the Winter Park Chain of Lakes for $45.00 plus tax to $60.00 plus tax per person.
Boggy Creek Airboat Rides
If any type of tour can be considered unique to Florida, it’s the airboat tour. With Boggy Creek Airboat Rides, you can take half-hour and hour-long airboat tours of Boggy with options for scenic sunset rides, packages that include rodeo admission, and driving an airboat yourself. Tours cost between $23.95 and 175.00 plus tax per person.
Forever Florida is an eco-tour company that covers everything from ziplines and trail buggies to horseback riding and camping on the enormous Crescent J Ranch and the Allen Broussard Conservancy. Prices and tour lengths depend on the type of activity you wish to try. The trail buggy adventure costs between $20.00 and $29.00 per person, while zipline tours range from $69.99 to $85.00 per person. Horseback riding ranges from $69.99 to $299.00 per person.
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