Central Florida’s Polk County is conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa, and an easy drive to Central Florida attractions and the Gulf and Atlantic beaches. Polk County offers something for everyone, including Florida’s newest attractions, LEGOLAND Florida Resort and Safari Wilderness Ranch; and some of Florida’s most historic; including Bok Tower Gardens, Westgate River Ranch Resort (the Southeast’s largest dude ranch), and the Frank Lloyd Wright “Child of the Sun” collection at Florida Southern College. With 554 fresh water lakes, the area offers great fishing, adventurous airboat eco tours and exciting water sports. Wonderful parks, preserves and trails captivate visitors with Polk County’s natural beauty.
Here in Polk County the sun is always shining and the possibilities for vacation fun seem endless. Explore 554 lakes and diverse attractions, all timeless wonders of the Sunshine State. And if you want to seek out other Florida adventures, Polk County provides the perfect home base -- beautiful beaches and famous theme parks are all within easy reach. Whether you're traveling for vacation, sports or business, Central Florida's Polk County offers a value and experience you won't find anywhere else. Polk County offers great outdoor activities such as fishing, golf, waterskiing and biking; a wide range of accommodations, from campgrounds and RV parks to vacation homes; and many fun attractions such as LEGOLAND Florida, Fantasy of Flight, Bok Tower Gardens, Safari Wilderness and more. Whether you're traveling to Florida for vacation, sports or business, Central Florida's Polk County is the place to BE!