Looking for Day trips while staying at Fisherman’s Cove Golf and RV Resort? We are located in the lakefront city of Tavares, Florida. Located in Central Florida Tavares is entirely different from other more populated towns with attractions in nearby areas.
For visitors checking out downtown Tavares you will find a growing entertainment district that has a nice variety of restaurants, pubs and music venues.
Tavares is known as America’s Seaplane City and is home to Tavares Seaplane Base. At the March Seaplane – A – Palooza event, Seaplanes fly in from all over the nation and you can see them up close and personal! Whether you’re a pilot, aviation enthusiast or simply curious about amphibious aircraft…you don’t want to miss this! We are expecting record numbers of many makes and models!
In the fall Tavares hosts a seaplane fly in event that brings in visitors from all over and the pumpkin drop contest is a real crowd pleaser.
Take a private air tour of Tavares and surrounding areas with Jones Brothers & Co – It is an adventure you will never forget!
The Tavares Seaplane Base & Marina (FA1) is a seaplane airport and recreational boating marina located on the Lake Dora waterfront in the heart of Wooton Park. The center of operations for the Tavares Seaplane Base & Marina, as well as for Wooton Park, is the Prop Shop in the historic Woodlea House located by the ramps.
Wooton Park is a central gathering area with many amenities including 2 playgrounds; 2 boat ramps; fishing pier; seaplanes & seaplane rides; steam train rides; ghost tours; Eco boat tours; prop shop general store; pavilion rentals; kayak rentals and much more!
Floating Ghosts Séance Tours – Every Saturday night leaving from the railroad station in Wooton Park. Your 90 minute walking tour is unique from any other ghost tours you may have taken, including Special FX and Audience Participation. Tavares has an Open Container Policy, so you can purchase discounted beverages to take on the tour with you!
The Royal Palm Railway Experience presented by The Orlando & Northwestern Railway. Excursions include trips to Tavares and Eustis, Dinner Trains, Pizza Trains and many other themed train rides.