Walking up to 3 miles; city sidewalks.
At the hotel, we will have a breakfast buffet featuring a variety of hot and cold items from made to order omelets to oatmeal, plus fresh juice, coffee, tea, water.
We will walk to the History Center Orange County Regional History Center for an expert led exploration. Housed in a restored historic 1927 courthouse, the museum offers a variety of rotating exhibits on Florida’s history. We’ll learn about the transformation of Florida — from Native American settlements, to pioneer towns raising cattle and farmed citrus — into the booming vacation destination it is today. Next, we will meet up with a local historian who will take us on a walking exploration through Historic Downtown Orlando and around iconic Lake Eola Park. As we stroll, we’ll learn about the cities rich cultural identity, its notable architecture, and eclectic public art.
At a local restaurant, we’ll have a plated meal with water and coffee included; other beverages available for purchase.
We'll continue exploring Lake Eola Park with our local historian. As we walk, we’ll learn about its origins, and learn about some of its points of interest such as the Disney Amphitheater, Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain, and the historic Eola House. We’ll observe the public art, ample wildlife and a scenic skyline. We’ll return to the hotel with time to freshen up and relax before dinner.
We’ll walk to a nearby restaurant and have a plated meal with water included.
At the hotel, a local expert will lecture on the different communities that have made Orlando their home over the years.