There are so many things to do in Orlando, your journey will never have a dull moment. Whether you are travelling with friends, family or your partner, this wonderful city offers unique experiences for every visitor.
With an endless array of attractions such as theme parks, shopping centers, dining, outdoor adventures, art and history museums, spas, golf and nightlife, Orlando puts everything at your disposal to ensure an unforgettable vacation.
Escape into Wizarding World of Harry PotterTM at Universal Studios®, visit your favorite characters at the Disney® Parks and experience a wonderland of ocean animals at Sea World®. So what are you waiting for? Build your itinerary and get ready to discover fun on a new level, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
• Take Your Music for a Ride on the Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit® multi-sensory roller coaster
• Careen and crash your way through Krustyland on the wild and hilarious The Simpsons Ride™
• Plunge into darkness on the psychological thrill ride, Revenge of the Mummy®
• See, hear and feel the action through the miracle of OgreVision in Shrek 4-D™
• Save the earth from aliens on the interactive ride MEN IN BLACK™ Alien Attack™
• Have a ball in Woody Woodpecker’s KidZone®
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure park offering an array of fascinating attractions based on exotic encounters with the African continent. It is a unique blend of thrilling rides, one of the country’s premier zoos featuring more than 2,000 animals, and live shows. Explore Jungala, which opened in April 2008, with a 3-story play land of climbing nets and mazes, soar above the treetops on a zip line adventure or launch into the sky from inside a 35-foot waterfall. Then, connect up close with exotic jungle animals. Come face-to-face with orangutans and test your strength in a tug of war with a Bengal tiger.
SeaWorld Orlando lets you dive into endless adventures. Be inspired by the all-new TurtleTrek, featuring the worlds only 3D-360 experience that transports you into the amazing world of the turtle and lets you see it in a whole new way. Connect with the sea through up-close animal encounters. Dive into the exhilaration of the sea in the awe-inspiring Shamu show One Ocean, a multisensory celebration that entertains, educates and inspires. Then immerse yourself in the world of the ray before you glide, speed, soar and spin headfirst like a ray on Manta, SeaWorld’s flying coaster.
Explore The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, where you’ll experience pulse-pounding rides and attractions that transport you into a world of magical thrills including the exciting new Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™
Battle villains in 3-D on the first-of-its-kind thrill ride, The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man®
Escape the jaws of a hungry T-Rex on the Jurassic Park River Adventure®
Take a spin through the mischievous world of The Cat in the Hat™, and take a ride on The High In The Sky Seuss Trolley Train Ride!™
Travel through these lands and see how fantasy becomes reality when you learn how to be a pirate, match wits with funny monsters and conquer mountains.
Get swept up in the spectacle of splendid parades and fireworks shows at Magic Kingdom theme park—it’s here that dreams come true for children of all ages.
LEGOLAND® Florida, Central Florida’s newest theme park, is a 150-acre interactive theme park with more than 50 rides, shows, attractions, an all-new water park and its newest expansion to Miniland USA, the LEGO®Star WarsTM Miniland Model Display. Just 45 minutes from Orlando and Tampa in Winter Haven, LEGOLAND® Florida is dedicated to families with children ages 2 to 12. There are currently five other LEGOLAND Parks in the world – LEGOLAND California, LEGOLAND Billund, LEGOLAND Deutschland, LEGOLAND Windsor and the newest is LEGOLAND Maylasia. The LEGOLAND theme parks are a part of Merlin Entertainments Group, the second largest attractions operator in the world.
• Swim with dolphins
• Snorkel among thousands of colorful fish and rays
• Hand-feed tropical birds
• Unwind on pristine, white sandy beaches
Step into tranquil shallow waters or explore new depths in The Grand Reef and encounter a below-the-surface world teeming with sea life to find the perfect balance between adventure and relaxation.
Experience SeaVenture, an underwater walking tour, where wearing a dive helmet, come face-to-face with sharks and unique animals.
Wade into welcoming waters under lush landscaping and come face-to-face with playful otters and curious marmosets in the all-new Freshwater Oasis.
Discovery Cove is a full-day, all-inclusive adventure featuring all your meals, drinks and gear plus a lifetime of memories. Explore at your own pace. The only thing scheduled is your dolphin swim or SeaVenture experience. Advance reservations are required. Attendance is limited.
Blue Man Group has taken their indescribable live celebration of art, technology and music to a whole new level at Universal Orlando® Resort. Experience incredible new performances, astounding new music, and an all-new stage. It’s science, it’s laughter, it’s that creative urge you feel inside and want to explore. Become part of the new show from the minute you step inside the doors of the Blue Man Group Theatre. Forget what you know—that was then, this is wow.
If you think the building looks bizarre, wait until you see what’s inside! Come see what’s new! Our amazing 10,0000 square foot “Odditorium” looks like it’s falling into a Florida sinkhole. Hundreds of fascinating, outrageous and interactive exhibits will entertain the entire family. Explore an unbelievable variety of artifacts and displays in 16 unique galleries that pay tribute to the odd and the strange, inspired by Robert Ripley himself. Marvel at our collection of weird and unusual relics and rare treasures. Self-guided, self-paced tour allows guests to fully enjoy Orlando’s most bizarre attraction. We recommend that you allow at least 90 minutes for a leisurely visit. Now featuring dozens of brand new exhibits and displays.
IFLY Orlando, an indoor skydiving extreme experience! You will enjoy the sensation of free falling during skydiving without needing a parachute, a plane, or any previous skydiving experience. Great for individuals, youth groups, private parties or corporate group events Reservations recommended.
• Train: Before your flight experience, your group will learn the correct flight position from professional instructors and practice body flight positions and hand signals prior to your team’s flight. 30 minute training class
• Gear Up. With basic free fall training under your belt, your group will suit up in IFLY’s flight suits and skydiving gear.
• Fly! Once your group moves into the tunnel area, you’ll take turns flying one-on-one with your flight coach. As an individual flying and part of a team cheering each other on, you’ll find there’s no experience like this. Safe for ages 3 and older.
Discover an evening like no other: La Nouba™ by Cirque du Soleil, exclusively at the Walt Disney World Resort. Each mesmerizing performance re-imagines reality with breathtaking acrobatics, moving live music, daring and extraordinary feats of imagination – all perfectly choreographed to create an unforgettable theatrical experience that makes the impossible… possible.
Aquatica, SeaWorld’s amazing waterpark, blends up-close animal experiences and waters from serene to extreme with high-speed thrills and wide, sandy beaches.
Amidst lush landscaping inspired by the South Sea Islands, Aquatica’s signature attraction, Dolphin Plunge, sends riders in clear tubes through a crystal-blue lagoon that is home to black-and-white Commerson’s dolphins.
Aquatica features the world’s only side-by-side wave pools capable of operating both together and independently, while two winding rivers offer different voyages ranging from relaxing to racing.
The water slide Omaka Rocka thrills you with high-speed tubes and half-pipe funnels that’ll have you splashing and sliding frontward and backward and climbing the walls!
Located in a 20,000 square foot space between Sea World and Universal Studios on International Drive, Titanic The Experience is divided into 17 galleries that offer full-scale re-creations of the ship’s most famous rooms, including her Grand Staircase, First Class Parlor Suite, Boilers and Promenade Deck, where visitors can walk out and feel the Atlantic air while gazing at the stars. Trained actors in period costume portray Titanic notables such as Capt. Smith and Molly Brown, sharing stories of the liner’s passengers and crew during an hour-long guided journey aboard the most famous ship in history.
Our Personal Chocolate Tour Guide joins forces with a handsome Prince and his Dragon sidekick to take guests through the following:
• Cacao Tree Greenhouse
• One-of-a-kind Chocolate Museum
• Mystical River of Chocolate
• Bean-to-the-Bar Factory utilizing old world machinery
• With an opportunity to create a customized chocolate bar, Chocolate Kingdom is the most unique chocolate experience in North America and will inspire and amaze chocoholics of all ages.
Located right across the street from Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Adventure Island’s 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun feature the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings for guests of all ages.
Whether guests enjoy the current show: The American Princess or the Holiday Show: Scheherazade’s Wish, they will enjoy a spectacular performance by more than 50 gorgeous horses and their riders.
When attending either show, guests choose their meal from several options. Sirloin steak, Black Angus chopped steak or grilled chicken breast; all served with dinner rolls, steamed vegetables and mashed potatoes. Children’s chicken tenders with macaroni & cheese and vegetable lasagna are also available. Each meal also includes a house salad, unlimited soft drinks, house beer and blush wine during the show and choice of Oreo fudge brownie or New York style cheesecake with strawberry drizzle for dessert.
North America’s most popular dinner attraction invites you to embark on an unforgettable journey! Travel through the mist of time where bold Knights on spirited horses display the incredible athleticism and thrilling swordfights that are the hallmark of this truly unique family entertainment.
A sweeping musical score and sparking lights provide the backdrop for a magical experience that presses the boundaries between fairy tale and spectacle.
A fascinating, artful and educational exhibit consisting of actual human bodies and organs. Appropriate for all ages, this exhibit literally goes “under the skin”, revealing the mysteries of the human anatomy. The bodies, specimens and organs have been preserved using a process known as polymer impregnation.
Our Body: The Universe Within allows you the insight to the inside giving one a true look at the inner workings of the extraordinary human body. As you enter the exhibit, you will have the opportunity to examine the human body as a whole. Continuing throughout the exhibit, you will journey through each of the body’s major systems allowing you to see firsthand how they function and relate to other systems.
Established in 1974, Orlando Ballet is the professional resident ballet company in the Greater Orlando area. The Orlando-based organization employs a full-time company of national and international dancers, performing both full-length classical ballets and contemporary repertoire programs.
Via its mission, Orlando Ballet seeks to entertain, educate, and enrich the cultural growth of Florida through the highest quality of dance.
Artistic Director Robert Hill is former principal dancer and instructor at the American Ballet Theatre. Annual season includes three original productions and the holiday must see, The Nutcracker!
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is Central Florida’s resource for classical music, educational programming and first-rate entertainment. With a variety of musical programs, the Orlando Philharmonic offers something for everyone.
• Super Series is comprised of ten concerts, featuring the best of classics and pops, and includes five matinee performances to offer patrons even more entertainment options
• Sounds of Summer Series highlights the musicians of the Philharmonic with diverse programs
• Focus Series programs focus on a single theme and feature works of a variety of composers, highlighting the best of the chamber orchestra repertoire. Discourse from the conductor enhances the music with an educational element.
• Numerous full-orchestra outdoor fall and spring community pops concerts