Driftin’ and Dreamin’. . . . . . . . . of Visiting Citrus County
Find Florida’s soul in our warm Gulf waters, spring-fed rivers, gentle manatees, fantastic fishing and bountiful lakes. Our affordable hotels and motels include riverside inns and full-service resorts, and charming bed and breakfasts and campgrounds are ready to welcome you. Enjoy unspoiled natural surroundings, championship golf, unique shops, abundant history and endless aquatic adventure in The Water Lover’s Florida.
Citrus County is home to more than 29 freshwater springs, the highest concentration of freshwater springs in the state of Florida. Citrus County, located North of Tampa and West of Orlando, is truly the water lover’s Florida. The clear crisp 72 degree spring-fed rivers keep snorkelers & divers warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Freshwater springs attract Citrus County’s most famous resident, the West Indian manatee. Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, as stewards of this endangered species, preserves the last unspoiled and undeveloped habitat in Kings Bay, including the famous Three Sisters Springs. Experience a whole new world of beautiful saltwater fish in a fresh water environment. Come share with us our little piece of paradise in the Water Lover’s Florida.