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Local Area Attractions in Orlando, FL

Local Area Attractions

So much to see and do!


Walt Disney World®: How could we leave out the mouse’s house? Where elephants fly, princess’s play, animals talk, and dreams really do come true. A magic kingdom indeed.

  • Epcot®: Explore exciting attractions, enchanting international pavilions, award-winning fireworks.
  • Disney Springs®: World-class restaurants, dazzling entertainment and unique shops line the waterfront at Disney Springs area. Shop in the world’s largest Disney store, dine amid life-size prehistoric creatures, bowl a game at the 30-lane alley and more. This fun-filled district includes Disney Springs West Side, Disney Springs Marketplace and Pleasure Island. Parking and admission to Disney Springs area are complimentary.

SeaWorld® Orlando: Embark on a one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean’s door. Beyond the 200 acres of attractions and animal shows, SeaWorld offers an educational look at marina life and conservation.

Aquatica™: Dive in to one of Florida’s best water parks, Aquatica, where you’ll experience up-close animal encounters, thrilling water rides and 80,000 square feet of white-sand beaches.

Discovery Cove®: Connect with truly remarkable creatures on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as you swim with dolphins, play with stingrays, and more. Discover natural wonders, exciting animal encounters and endless fun interacting with amazing animals and exploring a tropical hideaway

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando®: For the first time ever, guests can stroll around the streets of Hogmeade and Diagon Alley, exploring the sights, sounds, and magical wonders. Here, the book series comes alive with Harry and his friends.

Richard Petty Driving Experience: Ride along with a professional instructor for three laps, at speeds which can get up to more than 150 miles per hour. Now that’s what we call a thrill ride.

Gatorland®: Take a trip to this 70-acre park and see thousands of alligators and crocodiles up close. Visit breeding pens, nurseries and rearing ponds. Children love the site’s mini water park, and the petting zoo boasts goats, lamb, and other barnyard animals.

LEGOLAND® Florida: Opened in October 2011, LEGOLAND® Florida is a 150-acre full-day theme park geared specifically to families with children ages 2 to 12. There are 10 lands with more than 50 interactive rides, shows and attractions including amazing LEGO® models making it unlike any other theme park in Florida.

Big Toho Airboat Tours: Located on the Big Tohopedkaliga Lake and Creek in Kissimmee, just south ofOrlando, explore the Everglades in a way that is uniquely Florida- onboard an airboat gliding over the water.

Kennedy Space Center: Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is the only place in the world where you can walk under the largest rocket ever made, touch an actual moon rock, meet a veteran NASA astronaut, experience the International Space Station and stand face-to-face with Atlantis – all in the same day.

I-Drive 360: Featuring the Orlando Eye: Orlando’s new $200 million entertainment destination and home to The Orlando Eye. Located in the heart of Orlando’s popular International Drive, the Orlando Eye’s 400 foot iconic observation wheel is the centerpiece of this metro-chic themed complex featuring a dynamic blend of attractions, restaurants, clubs and shops.

Sea Life Aquarium: Come face-to-face with more than 5,000 creatures including colorful fish, seahorses and jellyfish, and surround yourself with turtles and sharks in our immersive 360-degree ocean tunnel.

Madame Taussauds Wax Museum: The world’s most famous celebrity wax attraction, provides visitors the opportunity to indulge in the ultimate fame experience and signature red carpet treatment


Grande Vista Golf Club & Marriott Golf Academy: Surrounded by magnificent oaks and beautiful cypress trees, Marriott’s Grande Vista Golf Club boasts 35-acres of dedicated practice areas, a menu of golf instruction and custom club fitting programs from the on-site Marriott Golf Academy and a 9-hole, par 32 Ron Garl designed golf course.

Falcon’s Fire Golf Club: Falcon’s Fire Golf Club is recognized both regionally and nationally as one of the finest public golf courses in Orlando. A Rees Jones designed championship golf course and spacious clubhouse offer guests a spectacular venue for any occasion. From an immaculate golf course, to the exquisite dining at the Falcon’s Nest Restaurant, to the latest technology, equipment, and apparel at the award-winning Golf Shop, Falcon’s Fire Golf Club is a premier Florida golf destination, conveniently located just steps from the Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando International Airport, and the Orange County Convention Center.


Lake Buena Vista Factory Outlet Mall: Orlando’s best kept secret for outlet deals!

The Mall at Millenia: You will find excellent discounts on famous brands like Coach, R eebok, Anne Klein and Louis Vuitton.

Orlando Premium Outlets: Orlando Premium Outlets is more than just a great collection of the finest designer labels and brands; it’s the area’s only upscale outlet center. Include a shopping stop during your next trip to Orlando. Located just minutes from Walt Disney World®.


Cocoa Beach: It’s been called the quintessential beach town, and Cocoa Beach, an hour’s drive east of Orlando on Florida’s beautiful Space Coast, offers endless ways to enjoy recreation and leisure. Whether you are planning a family beach vacation, leisure travel, a business trip, a weekend getaway, or just a day at the beach, you’ll find everything you need in Cocoa Beach

Clearwater Beach: Clearwater Beach dazzles with impeccable beaches and inviting waters. Caladesi Island, off the north end of the beach, was recognized as the nation’s best by Dr. Beach (2008). Besides the beaches, there is Clearwater Beach’s inviting, small-town atmosphere.