Here in a county named for one of history’s most famous explorers, it’s only natural you’ll find lots to discover, and the first thing you’ll discover is just how easy we are to find: right in the middle of Florida heartland, south of Lakeland and northeast of Port Charlotte, easily accessible on U.S. 17.
And you can plan your trip right now. Simply click on the Interactive Map page to scroll through and look at all our attractions. Dozens of sites and attractions - when it comes to things to do and see, DeSoto County and Arcadia are just naturally more fun. When you find something on the Interactive Map you like, click on the “Add to Trip” button. (Warning: you may do a lot of clicking!) Then when you’re finished, you can view, print, save and even send it to friends and family.
The Good Life of DeSoto County is just the touch of a button away. And those delicious pies are waiting. We’ll see you soon!