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Perfectly positioned in the heart of Florida, Polk County is the ideal place to start your Sunshine State vacation. With dozens of attractions in-county and plenty more to do just a short drive away, enjoying everything has never been easier.

Stay Here. Choose Everything.

For those who value vacation variety, there’s no better place to call home base. Sitting smartly in the middle of the state, Central Florida’s Polk County connects you to every “Florida” thing under the sun. Beaches? Golf? Theme parks? Watersports? If you’ve seen it on a postcard, you can do it here—all for a lot less money and hassle than anywhere else.

So, what does a “Choose Everything” vacation look like? Whatever you want. Spend the day at Disney—and the night at a fish camp near Lake Kissimmee. Catch fly balls at a Detroit Tigers game—and the sunset on Winter Haven’s Chain of Lakes. Shoot sporting clays at Streamsong Resort—and gator photos at Circle B Bar Reserve. Your tailor-made getaway is waiting for you (and there isn’t a tourist trap in sight). Ready to start planning? Get your free Central Florida vacation guide or explore the experiences below.