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Top Three Campgrounds Near Orlando, Florida

Kimberly
Written by Kimberly

Each year tens of thousands of vacationers journey to Orlando Florida. With world-class attractions like Sea World, Legoland, Disney World, and Universal Studios. With its year-round excellent weather, many vacationers opt to save a little money on their trip and hit the Orlando area campgrounds. There are several excellent choices and the following are some of the best that you should look into when planning your next trip camping in Florida.

The Campsites at Disney’s Fort Wilderness

Fort Wilderness is a 750-acre campground and resort tucked in a breathtaking pine and cypress forest. The site is dotted with trails for you to explore and take in the wildlife and scenery. It is likely while you are camping that you will catch glimpses of armadillos, deer, ducks, rabbits and more during your stay. If you don’t feel like hiking the trails you can take the sights in by horseback or canoe.

This pet-friendly fully equipped campsite also has a pool with spa and waterslide. This campground is so large that they also offer Golf Cart rentals. Fort Wilderness makes an excellent location to return to at the end of a long day at Disney World.

Orlando/Kissimmee KOA

This KOA is all about location, location, location. Not only is it a beautiful campsite. In addition, it makes a great base camp and more affordable choice for anyone planning to take in attractions like Sea World, Legoland, Disney World, and Universal Studios. While it does have a waterfront view. It is a scenic one and not one that you can take a swim in. Still, this park deserves an honorable mention by way of location alone.

Highbanks Marina & Campresort

Located close to Orlando in Debary FL you will find Highbanks Marina. This picturesque campsite is a wonderful contrast to the amusement parks of Orlando. Highbanks campers can relax and spend time on the water canoeing or paddleboarding. There are many hiking, biking and horseback trails to explore as well.

Highbanks Marina makes an excellent base camp to bring you closer to your vacation day. Relaxing and taking in a campfire or sunset with family. The site also is equipped with several amenities including restrooms, clubhouse, laundry room, propane refilling station, dump stations, bathrooms, billiards, horseshoe pit, bocce ball, and a wildlife sanctuary.

These are three of the best campgrounds that your family should consider if you are making camping plans on your next trip to Orlando.

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