With more than 100 standalone attractions and an array of thrilling theme parks, there are endless things to do in Orlando! If you’re planning what to enjoy on your holiday, keep on reading as we run through some of our top recommended Orlando attractions.
Orlando is home to some of the world’s best theme parks including Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld, and throughout each of them, you can enjoy the most revolutionary rides and experiences. New for 2021/22 is Jurassic World VelociCoaster at Universal Orlando Resort, Ice Breaker, a brand new launch coaster at SeaWorld, and Rip Tide Race, Aquatica’s first-ever duelling waterslide! The Orlando theme parks are always reinventing their rides and experiences for guests, meaning no two visits are ever the same!
Standing tall at 400ft, ICON Orlando is the tallest observation wheel on the East Coast of the USA and the views from this brilliant attraction are fantastic! Float effortlessly over the Orlando skyline in one of the 30 capsules and enjoy breathtaking views. Perfect for families, a celebration or a romantic date, The Wheel at ICON Orlando is a must-do.
Madame Tussauds first opened 200 years ago and since then, it has remained as popular as ever! Madame Tussauds Orlando, which is located on International Drive at ICON Park, features some of the world’s most loved celebrities in wax form including Superman, Batman, Taylor Swift, and Justin Bieber. Be sure to add it to your Orlando bucket list.
Orlando StarFlyer is a must! Soar high above Orlando on the world’s tallest StarFlyer and feel the wind in your hair. This swing ride is a new addition to the Orlando skyline and it is a new firm favorite with all who visit. You can test your thrills on the Orlando StarFlyer at ICON Orlando on International Drive.
Prepare to be immersed in an underwater world at the SeaLife Orlando Aquarium! Come face to fin with sharks, stingrays, turtles and so much more at this fantastic attraction. You can also explore exhibits, a 360 degree ocean tunnel and a brilliant gift shop on-site. SeaLife Orlando Aquarium is located at ICON Park on International Drive.
Located just across the road from the Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando, WonderWorks is always a firm favourite with our clients! This upside-down fun house is jam-packed with family fun and inside you can experience so much. With six wonder zones including extreme weather, space discovery and an imagination lab as well as a 4D cinema, glow-in-the-dark rope course and laser tag, WonderWorks is family fun redefined and a must-visit on your Orlando family holiday.
Located just an hour’s drive from Orlando you will find Kennedy Space Center! A unique attraction that gives you the chance to learn about NASA and space through exciting exhibitions and up-close encounters with shuttles and more! At Kennedy Space Center, you can also have lunch with astronauts and learn about their wonderful work.
LEGOLAND Florida is a family-friendly theme park located an hour’s drive from Orlando. At this exciting theme park, you enter the world of LEGO as you enjoy over 50 attractions, shows and so much more. There is also a water park for your family to enjoy.
Orlando is surrounded by swampland and these swamps offer many varied day excursions. Experience and explore real Florida on an air-boat ride and take in incredible scenery while you witness alligators and many other forms of wildlife in their natural habitat. Wild Florida and Boggy Creek are two great options located in the Orlando area. Alternatively, why not hit the road and head for the Everglades!
Soar into the skies in a hot air balloon and see Florida like you have never seen it before! This once-in-a-lifetime experience gives you the chance to see Orlando from the skies and when done at sunrise, it is even more breathtaking! A hot air balloon ride is the perfect experience to mark any celebration from a honeymoon to a milestone birthday.
Outside all of the above, there are endless more attractions throughout Orlando you can enjoy. If you are planning a holiday to Orlando, our Travel Experts would love to help you plan your attractions on 01-8173535.
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