Orlando Travel Guide
This bustling metropolis is a city bursting with excitement and adventure. The sultry heat and tropical climate make it a perfect destination for sun seekers looking for an action-packed get away. Known worldwide for its elaborate theme parks, golf ranges and of course, the unbelievable space and science centres, Orlando is city that just keeps giving.
Known as the theme park capital of the world, Orlando possesses a staggering array of attractions, including the 10,000-hectare Walt Disney World® Resort. This colossal hub of entertainment includes four theme parks, two water parks and numerous lodging facilities. TheMagic Kingdom® brings fairy-tale to reality, with its life-size construction of the Cinderella castle. Visitors should definitely leave time to check out the Epcot®
Situated an approximate 20 minute drive to the east lies SeaWorld® Orlando and Aquatica®. This fantastic display of marine animals will delight the whole family. For those wanting to learn more about the marine life in the area, the nearby Gatorland is a must see, allowing visitors to learn about Florida's local swamp-dwelling reptiles.
Orlando is a city of dreams, constantly reaching for the sky and making the impossible, possible. Visit the nearby Kennedy Space Center and tour the launch areas of the first moon landing.
Located near to the city’s downtown district, the Orlando Science Center is a great way to spend the day exploring everything from dinosaurs to Florida’s plant and animal life, to the science of light and electricity.
The Harry P. Leu Gardens offers shady respite at the height of Orlando’s humid summers. This 20-hectare green space with its old oak trees is a great place to admire the area’s natural attractions, soak up the sun or simply watch the world roll by.