Tavares, FL, United States
Tavares, also known as “America’s Seaplane City,” is located in Lake County and is surrounded by lakes. The largest of the lakes is Lake Harris, but it is also surrounded by Lake Eustis and Lake Dora, just to name a few. Founded in 1880, Tavares is a charming lake front town located in Central Florida, a short drive from Orlando, Disney and other major Florida attractions. Tavares has long been the center of government in Lake County. It is rapidly growing and gaining recognition as the areas “Entertainment District.” The City’s involvement and sponsorship to bring World Class Fishing, Water and Music events to the area, along with the numerous improvements to the waterfront areas along the Harris Chain of Lakes, and the region’s newest Seaplane Base, has made Tavares a much desirable city to live, work and play.