Welcome to Visit Citrus

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. Come experience Citrus County’s unspoiled natural surroundings, championship golf, unique shops, abundant history and endless aquatic adventure.

Meet Our Manatees

Meet Our Manatees

BEGIN YOUR MANATEE EXPERIENCE! Manatees are large marine mammals that favor the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico and cluster  in and around Crystal River and Homosassa, FL.
Spend the Holidays in Citrus

Spend the Holidays in Citrus

Nothing says it’s the holiday season like Christmas parades, festivals of lights and ugly sweaters! Here in Citrus County we have them all!
Archaeological Finds in Chassahowitzka

Archaeological Finds in Chassahowitzka

Amazing finds were recently unearthed during the Chassahowitzka Headspring Resortation Project.  Underwater archaeologists discovered thousands of artifacts that span 10,000 years of Florida’s history.  From the Paleoindians to the Seminoles, and from
Citrus Cycle

Citrus Cycle

Withlacoochee State Trail is a wide, asphalt-paved trail 46 miles long, that follows much of the course of the Withlacoochee River.                The trail is
Scalloping

Scalloping

From June 28 through September 24, scalloping comes to Citrus County.  Part snorkeling experience, part treasure dive and saltwater fishing trip, scalloping provides a salty adventure.    
Seasons of Seafood

Seasons of Seafood

The restaurants and dining options in Citrus County are as numerous as our outdoor adventures and special events. And our local eateries offer as much charm as the area itself.