Begin with a relaxing trip west, heading over to Sarasota. Enjoy a family style lunch at the Dutch Heritage Restaurant. Lunch choices include: broasted chicken and pot roast, served with mashed potatoes, green beans and salad. Plus, choice of homemade pie for dessert. After lunch head over to Florida’s largest state park, Myakka State Park. The park is famous for its abundant wildlife and quiet, scenic beauty. Take a tour of the Myakka River in one of the world’s largest airboats. Hear intriguing stories about the alligator, anhinga, and sand hill crane and become acquainted with the variety of creature who make the river their home. Discover what life in old Florida was like as you see it through the eyes of the early settlers. Learn to detect clues of the presence of resident wildlife as you pass through shady hammocks, majestic pine flatwoods, fertile marshes and sunny prairies. Gain an understanding of the intricate workings of a natural ecosystem in progress.
Trip price includes transportation, lunch, boat tour, park admission and driver gratuity. Price based on 35 people minimum.
For pricing & reservations, please call 407-855-9732 or email us. Make checks payable to Life's a Trip Tours and mail to P.O. Box 590066 Orlando, FL 32859.
Final payment and deadline for cancellation with a refund is September 13, 2013.
1st pick up: Tavares Twistee Treat at 8:00 a.m.
2nd pick up: Leesburg at 8:30 a.m. (please note location has changed to 100 W. Main St., behind the law offices of Macklen & Bernset)
Return around 5:30 and 6:00 p.m.