Botanical Gardens/Arboreta

Bok Tower Gardens

1151 Tower Blvd. Lake Wales, FL 33853. 863-676-1408. Visit the historical gardens of Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. with tours inside the Pine Ridge Trail, Singing Tower, and Pinewood Estate. Fee.

Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens

3755 NW Highway 17-92 at I-4, Sanford, FL 32747. 407-323-4450. Covers 116 acres, 21 of which are used for zoo exhibits. Over 300 animals, representing 135 species, make up the Zoo's diverse animal collection, and it continues to grow. Fee.