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What to see in Orlando

Orlando Attractions


Famed for one of the US's most popular attractions, Walt Disney World, Orlando boasts other noteworthy attractions besides the justifiably iconic Magic Kingdom.

Head a little further into this Floridian city to discover Universal Studios, where its two theme parks, an entertainment complex, and film sets will keep visitors on the edge of their seats. Visiting during the summer? Wet 'n Wild is a must for cooling off, while Sea World has earned itself a reputation as one of the best marine parks in the world for more than 25 years and is not to be missed.

Florida's second most popular attraction is the Kennedy Space Centre at nearby Cape Canaveral, where visitors can walk through a giant model of the new International Space Station, view authentic rockets, and marvel at all the original artefacts from the moon landing.

The Orlando Museum of Art is a must for lovers of fine arts, while adrenalin junkies should make a pilgrimage to the NASCAR Daytona Speedway. For something a little stranger, look no further than the Orlando Odditorium where exhibits of weird and wonderful things, amassed over a period of 40 years by explorer Robert Ripley, can be viewed.

Travellers planning on doing lots of sightseeing should consider buying an Orland Go Card which grants free entrance to various attractions as well as providing a full-colour guide book for as many days sightseeing as you'd like in three, five or seven day options. Go Cards are available at the Official Visitor Centre or Festival Bay Mall.


Orlando Museum of Art

In true Florida style, Orlando's Museum of Art is not just another gallery but a fascinating world of creative themed…

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Sea World Orlando

Spread out between the Disney parks at Lake Buena Vista and the downtown Orlando area is the renowned Sea World attraction,…

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The Holy Land Experience

Vastly different from most theme parks in Orlando, The Holy Land Experience is a religious attraction designed to recreate…

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Universal Studios Florida

Experienced theme parkers recommend that it takes at least two days to fully appreciate all the delights on offer at…

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Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The newest attraction at Universal Studios in Orlando is the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, located at Islands of Adventure.…

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