When most people around the world think of Orlando, Florida, two words immediately come to mind: Theme Parks! Orlando attracts more than 50 million tourists each year thanks in large part to three of the world’s most famous theme parks: Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, and SeaWorld Orlando.
Disney World is the world’s most-visited entertainment resort, and encompasses a whopping four theme parks, two waterparks, five golf courses, and countless other entertainment options. But Disney World features more than just Mickey and the gang. (Ticket Info)
The nearby Downtown Disney shopping and entertainment district includes restaurants, shopping, and live music/entertainment. Guests can take in a Cirque du Soleil show (La Nouba) in Downtown Disney, or make their way to House of Blues for a live concert. (More Info)
Universal Orlando Resort is made up of two theme parks: Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, as well as a water park (Wet n’ Wild Orlando). Universal Studios allows guests to “jump into the action” of their favorite movies and television shows. (Ticket Info)
The Orlando location of SeaWorld attracts more than five million guests a year, and offers unparalleled access to some of the world’s greatest marine life. (Ticket Info)
For those looking for a more local feel, both Orange Avenue and Central Boulevard in Downtown Orlando are great spots to discover bars, clubs, and restaurants. (More Info)