Travelers are voting Wekiva River, Econlockhatchee River and Kissimmee River as the best of 5 rivers near Kissimmee. There are 4 rivers near Apopka a city just 30 km from Kissimmee and 3 rivers near Bartow which is 32 km distant. The most popular of these are Wekiva River near Apopka and Alafia River in Bartow. You can find 68 rivers in Florida and 3914 rivers in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Florida is New River and Mississippi River is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of rivers near Kissimmee.