Orlando is one of the most visited cities in the state of Florida and is one of the top destinations in the world. Known as the city beautiful it is by far the number one family vacation spot in the state of Florida and possibly the world as well. An estimated 41 million people plus visit each year here to the area. It is the largest city inland in the state and has an estimated population of over 2 million people within the metropolitan area.
Along with the awesome weather with its sub tropical climate, entertainment, fine dining, night life and wonderful living conditions, Orlando by far is one of the best vacation destinations in the world. It is a great place to raise a family and lead a good lifestyle as well. It is perhaps most famous for the introduction of Walt Disney World in 1971 that turned this small southern country town into the booming major city it is today.
As the years went by you now have EPCOT, Universal Studios, Gatorland Zoo, Sea World, the Orlando Magic and so on among some of the other major theme parks. It is the second largest city with the most hotel rooms, next to Las Vegas. Along with major restaurants and dining, exotic hotels, theatre, family entertainment and again great weather makes the city of Orlando a perfect family vacation spot.
Orlando and Orange county alone are also host to major conventions and technology events in the business world with the great selection of area hotels and convention centers in the area.
The great thing about central Florida and Orlando with staying here is the location to its surroundings and the cities nearby. There is just so many things to do here in central Florida. Minutes from Orlando you have some major cities to play in. To the east is the world famous Daytona Beach, historical St. Augustine, family oriented New Smyrna Beach, Sebastian Inlet, Titusville, Kennedy Space Center and then surfing in Cocoa Beach.
To the west you have Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg, Naples, Crystal River and the beautiful Sarasota and St. Pete area. To the north is the beautiful country side of the Ocala National Forest, Gainesville, Tallahassee and then the Florida panhandle. To the south by just a few short hours drive you have Miami, the Everglades and the Florida Keys.
However one of the best things that is just minutes from central Florida is the saltwater flats fishing and beach fishing trips near Orlando & Disney. To the east is the Mosquito Lagoon, Sebastian Inlet and Indian River Lagoon system. It is the closest saltwater fishing near Disney, Kissimmee and all of central Florida.
This water way runs from Jupiter Inlet in the south, through Sebastian Inlet, then to Ponce Inlet to the north in the New Smyrna Beach area where the Mosquito Lagoon is located. Florida alone is known on the planet to be the fishing capital of the world but the Mosquito Lagoon and Indian River is known to be the red fish capital of the world. Along with outstanding snook, seatrout and tarpon fishing as well. There is no better place to go saltwater fishing in Florida than that here on the Mosquito Lagoon.
Along with the inshore flats fishing and perfect sight fishing conditions here you also have great fishing at Ponce Inlet, Sebastian Inlet and Port Canaveral for some of the best seasonal tarpon, snook, cobia, shark, kingfish, dolphin along the beaches.
There is no other place on the planet to have so much fun and with world class trophy saltwater fishing so close by. When visiting Orlando Florida come along for a days adventure of fishing to remember for a life time with Florida Inshore Fishing Charters. Fish the world famous Mosquito Lagoon!
Captain Drew Cavanaugh
Orlando Light Tackle Saltwater Flats Fishing Guide
Captain Drew Cavanaugh is a Orlando fishing guide and Cocoa Beach fishing guide • Saltwater fly fishing or spin fishing for bull redfish, shark, cobia, king fish, seatrout, IRL snook and Atlantic tarpon Located near New Smyrna Beach, Daytona Beach and Cocoa Beach • Charters on the Mosquito Lagoon, Ponce Inlet and the Indian River • Sebastian Inlet Snook Charters • Light tackle flats fishing charter year round • Ponce Inlet shark fishing charters • Saltwater fly fishing or spin fishing for redfish, sea trout, Florida tarpon and snook • Redfish guide a few miles from Orlando, Sebastian Inlet, Palm Bay, Merritt Island, Disney, New Smyrna Beach, Titusville, Edgewater and Oak Hill • All inclusive guided fishing charters • Seasonal near coastal ocean fishing trips • Casting & Fishing Lessons • All photos and videos are the sole property of Drew Cavanaugh photography • ©2017 DRC Enterprises of Central Florida, INC.