Temperature: Average highs range from 21 (°C) in January to 33 (°C) in July and August.
Best time to visit: Winter’s the most comfortable (and driest) season.
You’ll need to pack your suncream whenever you go to Florida. Kissimmee basks in sunshine all year round, though you’ll want a light jacket between September and April. During the hot summer months, the weather in Kissimmee ’s hottest months also happens to be the wettest.
Families: After exploring the theme parks, go up, up, and away in a hot air balloon with the kids for a memory they will cherish.
Thrill-seekers: Kissimmee has rides of its own, including rollercoasters and a ferris wheel. For something different, try a zipline adventure or ghost tour.
Nature-lovers: Take an airboat ride through the Headwaters of the Everglades and, ride horses along nature trails.
More about Kissimmee
Language: The language spoken in Kissimmee is English.
Currency: The currency used in Kissimmee is the US Dollar ($).
Local time: Kissimmee is 5 hours behind GMT/UK time.
Fly to: Orlando International Airport. The transfer time to Kissimmee is 25 minutes.
Flight time from UK: The flight time to Kissimmee is 9 hours.
Tourist information: Further Kissimmee tourist information can be found at https://www.experiencekissimmee.com/.
Visa and health: Before you travel, visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/usa for recommendations and advice on visas and health for your holiday to Kissimmee.
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By car: Driving is by far the easiest and most flexible way to get to wherever you want to go in Kissimmee, Orlando and beyond. The Osceola Parkway (Toll Road 522) will take you straight to Walt Disney World Resort, and there’s parking at all major attractions.
By taxi: There are plenty of taxi services in the Kissimmee and Orlando area, particularly handy if you’re planning a night out. You can even hire a limo to make a big entrance.
By bus: Public transport is available around Florida, with buses operated by Lynx. Fares are very reasonably priced.
Snow in Florida: Now Snowing in Celebration is a seasonal Christmas event that is truly memorable. Gather around downtown Celebration and get into the spirit with snow-lined streets, carolers, an ice rink, and a tree-lighting.
Start Your Engines: The Saturday Nite Car Cruise Citrus Parade is a major highlight of Old Town Kissimmee’s charm. Classic cars drive down Main Street as different entertainers perform for onlookers.
Rodeo-time: Rodeos are a must-see in this old ranching area. The biggest events are the Silver Spurs rodeos at Osceola Heritage Park in February and June.