Mt. Dora Shopping & Boat Tour
Mt. Dora, FL
Saturday, April 27, 2024
Diane Knox, Coordinator
9369 SW 90th ST
Ocala FL 34481
Call 9-1 only
Open to book: Monday, February 5, 2024
All Tickets are Non-Refundable unless we have a “Wait List”
A Gateway Service Pass is needed for Indigo and Weybourne residents.
Arrive at Mt. Dora approximately 11:00 a.m.
Lunch and shopping on your own.
Mount Dora has dozens of unique shops, boutiques and restaurants in the vibrant downtown area. Hand-crafted gifts, including art, spices, wines, sculptures, bath and body, flags, clothing, pets and so much more can be found in any number of shops in Mount Dora. Antiques, books, and fine art are all part of the one-of-a-kind shopping experience you will have in the city.
At 2:00 p.m., enjoy a 2-hour narrated Eco-tour of Lake Dora and the Dora Canal. As we cross Lake Dora, you will be given a brief history of Mount Dora and the Harris Chain of Lakes, all the time looking out for bald eagles & osprey. Once under the railway bridge in Tavares, we enter the Dora Canal.
This meandering passage through the 2,000-year-old trees allows us to search for herons, egrets, anhingas, turtles and alligators and observe them in their natural habitat.
Depart Approx. 9:00 a.m.
Return Approx. 5:45 p.m