Hot summer days and local swimming holes are a perfect combination. Choose swimming pools, beaches and fresh water springs in the Orlando area. Inexpensive ways to cool off on a hot summer day? Here are some suggestions on how to have a cool day for under $5.00 - save more by bringing your own drinks and lunch.
Bring your boogie board and sand shovels and head out to the beach for the day. Drive on the beach and pay a $5.00 fee to drive on the beach or park in one of the free public parking lots. Top 10 things to do at the beach.
Located on Hiawassee Road, a stone throw from Universal Studios. In addition to the swimming pool, this city park has boat rentals, play areas, outdoor grills and nature trails. Admission is under $5.00 per car with up to 8 people.
Located in Orange City, a short drive north from Orlando, Blue Springs is the winter home to the West Indian Manatee. During the summer months, relax in the refreshing 73 degree water of the springs, take a boat tour or scuba dive.