Taking stand up paddle-boards out of the water on the Shingle Creek shoreline

Paddling on Shingle Creek

Outdoors & Nature

Outdoor Adventures in Central Florida

Kissimmee is at the headwaters of the Everglades and a wild paradise full of fun ways to explore

Soak up Florida's great outdoors as you hike, bike, kayak, and airboat your way around Kissimmee’s lakes, parks, and eco attractions. Be on the lookout for natural wonders and fascinating wildlife along the way. For a different point of view, gear up for a treetop zip line adventure, go on a hot air balloon ride, or try hand gliding. Or stay on land for horseback tours, drive-through safaris, and unforgettable animal encounters.


A group rides on an airboat during a tour at Wild Florida in Kissimmee
Alligator in the water at Wild Florida.

Alligator relaxing in the water at Wild Florida

Top 6 Airboat Tours in Kissimmee

See another side of Central Florida on a wild airboat ride through lakes and waterways teeming with natural beauty and fascinating wildlife.

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A mother and daughter share a ride on an airboat in Kissimmee
How To Celebrate Earth Day in Kissimmee, Florida

Top 5 Spots in Kissimmee to Reconnect with Nature

Adventures await, whether you prefer low-key and easy or daring and thrill-packed. Check out fun ways to reconnect with the great outdoors.

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A man and woman walking down a wooden walkway in the forest on a sunny day.

Join the Kissimmee Birding Club!

Are you a bird lover looking to take your hobby to the next level?

Look no further than the Kissimmee Birding Club! Our mobile map of birding hot spots in the area is the perfect guide for any birding enthusiast. With this handy guide, you'll have all of Kissimmee's best birding locations right at your fingertips.

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Top Spots for Adorable Animal Selfies

Make a furry (or scaly!) friend at Wild Florida, then snap a pic to share far and wide!

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Find your ideal outdoor adventure in Kissimmee.


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Snapshots of natural adventures in the heart of Florida