Wekiva River

262 Wekiva Park Dr, Sanford, FL 32771

Scheduled Trips: 
Every day beginning at 9:00 am.

Private tours are available any day or time for groups of 5 or more.

$80.00 per person

What You Need to Bring:

  • Sun protection
    (hat, sunglasses, and sun screen)

  • ‍Wear clothes that can get wet and possibly dirty

  • Waterproof camera

    Tips for your guides

Overnight Camping Available for This Tour
$160 per person, per night, Call to reserve.

Tour Overview

Only minutes from Orlando, this paddling trip is the most scenic in all of central Florida. Come enjoy a  day of  paddling clear water, sand pine scrub, hammocks, pine flat woods, and black water swamps. This trip offers a great opportunity to observe alligators, the rare black bear, manatee, and numerous wading birds all from the safety of your kayak. A light lunch is provided picnic style, riverside. The tour lasts about 4 hours and includes a shuttle back to your car at the river’s end.

Katie's Landing from Orlando

From the Orlando Attractions drive east on Interstate 4. Exit right at exit 101B-C. The exit ramp splits into exit 101B on the right and 101C to the left. Go left to exit 101c. At the end of the ramp is a traffic light. This is Highway 46. Turn left and travel 4.7 miles. Turn right onto Wekiva Park Road. Drive 1 mile down and Katies Landing is on the left. There are bathrooms and a parking lot.

Please register your car and pay the $3 parking fee.
Your guide and kayaks will be at the waters edge.
*Tours with less than 4 guests will be an "out and back tour" with no shuttle.