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5298 Michigan Ave 7.1 Miles, 1600 Acres, Sanford, FL 32771-8573
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DeBary StationOrlando Sunrail46 min
Sanford StationOrlando Sunrail73 min
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Family Zoo Visit with Lunch and Transportation from Orlando
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Family Zoo Visit with Lunch and Transportation from Orlando
First stop is lunch at the popular Hollerbach's Willow Tree Cafe in downtown historic Sanford.&#xa0; <br><br>Following lunch, transportation will be provided to the nearby Central Florida Zoo. The Zoo is a very special&#xa0;and popular attraction unto itself with zip line courses, train rides, animal viewing (with an emphasis on native Florida species),&#xa0;and a free splash pad for the kids.&#xa0;&#xa0;<br><br>Pickup in the Disney and I-Drive areas at 9:00AM and 9:30AM to arrive in Sanford approximately&#xa0;10:15AM.&#xa0;Lunch at Willow Tree Cafe at 11:30AM with transportation to the zoo at approximately&#xa0;12:30PM.&#xa0;<br><br>Pickup from the Zoo at 4:30PM for transport back to Orlando.<br><br>Note: This is a self guided day trip that includes&#xa0;transportation, admission and lunch.&#xa0;Zoo entry/Willow Tree Cafe lunch&#xa0;is included. Any further food/beverages other than what is specified&#xa0;will be out-of-pocket. Third party suppliers of activities at the zoo such as zip lining, train rides, etc not included. Only zoo entrance fee included.
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Walks in Florida can be hit or miss, but this one was surprisingly good. Plenty of wildlife in attendance, although no bears or alligators this time around. The walk is easy, with lots of scenery to take in. Highly recommended.
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Great, easy 7 mile hike in Florida. We did not see any bears or snakes like we hoped but we saw many hogs, birds and 2 armadillos. People who walked on the trail earlier that day said they saw pygmy rattlesnakes and an otter. When we visit Florida again, we will definitely be
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We chose a cloudy day for this experience, as it can get really hot while trekking through this wilderness. There are no facilities, so you have to come prepared with water, food, and everything else you deem necessary. The walk is 7.2 miles, but you can turn around and come
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Great hike. Took around 2.5 hrs. Seen a mother and 2 cubs who thankfully seen me 1st and scuttled off into the forest. I almost had a heart attack 😂 Seen a couple of Gators and plenty of Squirrels. The longer hike is not difficult, you do need to watch your footing however,
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Loved this hike along the river. Lots of beautiful views amidst a nature walk. Kids and dogs can do the hike.
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