Travelers are voting Wekiva River, Econlockhatchee River and Little Econlockhatchee River as the best of 4 rivers near Orlando. There are 4 rivers near Apopka a city just 43 km from Orlando and 5 rivers near Kissimmee which is 39 km distant. The most popular of these are Wekiva River near Apopka and Econlockhatchee River in Kissimmee. 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 Ohio River is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of rivers near Orlando.