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Great place for paddle boarding!

I go there all the time for paddle boarding and its never that busy. Just be mindful of the tour... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Aaron L
Brilliant scenic boat trip

This scenic boat trip was recommended by a family member and was a lovely and very popular... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Whinbrook
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

I go there all the time for paddle boarding and its never that busy. Just be mindful of the tour boats and they will do the same.

Thank Aaron L
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

This scenic boat trip was recommended by a family member and was a lovely and very popular excursion during our day out in charming Winter Park. We sailed the three lakes in the town and had an amusing and informative narration by our 'boatman'. The...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

Get your boat, kayak or pontoon boat out and enjoy the lake! The views are splendid as most of the coastline is stacked with well manicured mansions. If you don't have your own vehicle, make sure to take the boat tour which goes out several...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2017

The Palm Beach of Central Florida, Lake Virginia is almost completely surrounded by multi-million dollars homes. The Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour is the best way for a visitor to experience this beautiful setting. You can also rent standup paddleboards at Dinky Dock.

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Reviewed April 3, 2017

The lake tour is such a fun day activity. It takes you through the lakes into Lake Virginia. Highly recommend it.

Thank nicole h
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

We went near the end of the day and there were no queues (hint hint), we really enjoyed our tour of the lake and the friendly funny and informative guide told us lots of interesting facts about the lake and the beautiful property's surrounding the...More

Thank Andrew L
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

We used to live on Lake Virginia and miss is terribly. The Winter Park Boat cruise swings by this lake along with several others. You need to walk around Rollins College campus and enjoy the paved walkway along the lake. Truly beautiful.

Thank Lori F
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

One of the city workers who we met on our morning walk suggested we take the boat tour. (Landing is only 3 blocks from the park, so we did.) We saw Lake Virginia and 4 others all connected by charming canals. Good thing we went...More

2  Thank pghlongs
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Reviewed December 11, 2016

Probably the best tasting of the Winter Park chain of lakes....crisp and clean. I also recommend this body for bathing, as it is the most refreshing and enlivening aquatic environment.

Thank nebwhit
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Reviewed September 3, 2016

This is a large lake surrounded by mostly mansions and Rollins College. It has one small public boat launch, so you can bring your boat or rent a kayak. A guided lake and canal tour is available nearby, and worth doing. Just biking around this...More

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Response from George E | Reviewed this property |
The dock is at 312 E. Morse Blvd., and the contact is 407-644-4056, or google for the website. Reservations might be a good idea in the busy season. The trip takes about an hour. Remember, it is too hot in Florida right... More
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