A World of Orchids
2501 Old Lake Wilson Rd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747
Check out the world's largest display of orchids at this colorful venue. The 22,500 square foot conservatory area is home to thousands of orchid plants, and the suspended boardwalk leads guests on a leisurely stroll around a pond surrounded by natural greenery.
Historic Bok Sanctuary
1151 Tower Blvd.
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Bok Sanctuary features acres upon acres of intricately landscaped gardens. These gardens are filled with an exotic array of flowers and trees. The gardens are also home to a colony of wood ducks and many other wild birds. In the middle of the gardens sits the Bok Tower, the highest point on the Floridian Peninsula. Inside the tower, the massive carillon chimes soothing music daily at 3 p.m.
NOTE: Pets are not allowed in the gardens. If you plan on visiting, an open-air pet facility is available for a nominal charge, and indoor arrangements can be made for smaller pets.
Harry P. Leu Gardens
1920 N. Forest Ave.
Orlando, FL 32803
Harry P. Leu Gardens features nearly 50 acres of peaceful pathways and brilliant green gardens. A restored 19th century house is also on the grounds, and it now serves as a museum, giving guests a taste of "Old Florida" at its finest. In addition to the scenic walkways and historic museum, the Gardens host many romantic weddings, as well as family reunions and other gatherings.
NOTE: Pets are not permitted within the Gardens.