Orlando Attractions for Everyone!
Orlando attractions are outstanding, with something for every budget, age and interest. If you are a regular visitor, or someone who wants to enjoy unusual attractions beyond the theme parks, we have some suggestions for Orlando attractions that will keep you busy every minute of your vacation.
Check out which of these 6 top attractions in Orlando you want to do first!
Chill out in the ICEBAR!
If the heat is getting to you, head to one of the coolest attractions in Orlando – the ICEBAR at 8967 International Drive. The entrance fee includes hooded parkas and gloves (or upgrade for a faux fur coat!). Everything inside the bar is carved from ice – the seats, the walls, the bar, and even the glasses! Visit between 5pm and 9pm for Half Price Happy Hour (Sunday through Wednesday). Drinks specials include $5 Mules and $3 Buds with regular Frostbite Cocktails at $12. Finish the evening in the Fire Lounge Bar (free admission) for a night to remember.
View the stars in the domed planetarium at Orlando Science Center which is home to the largest public refracting telescope in the state, and plenty more besides. There’s something for all ages in this educational Orlando attraction that has a huge array of interactive exhibits covering science, space and technology. NatureWorld introduces visitors to Florida ecosystems and wildlife with Swamp Talks and Fish Feeding. Delve into Artificial Intelligence, tinker in Kids Town, get creative in The Hive and see how engineering works in the Kinetic Zone.
Curiosities in Ripley’s Believe it or Not
Ripley’s Believe it or Not is the Orlando attraction for those who want to discover the weird, the strange and the downright unbelievable. Explore the Odditorium at your own pace and see the international collection of unbelievable exhibits from all over the world. From shrunken heads to six-legged pigs, you won’t believe your eyes!
Universal CityWalk has over 30 acres of entertainment with family fun and lots of yum all in one place! It’s a great place to visit for dinner and stay on to enjoy all the attractions on offer. The park is open from 11am to 2am daily and there’s free self-parking after 6pm. Buy combo tickets for a meal and a movie, go shopping at the Universal Studios Store, visit the Toothsome Chocolate Factory or see the Blue Man Group perform. It’s amazing!
iFly Orlando offers all the buzz of being airborne without actually leaving the safety of the city. Located at 8969 International Drive, this giant flight school provides training and flight suits for visitors to experience indoor skydiving in the safety of a giant wind tunnel. It’s an adventure you’ll never forget!
High Speed NASCAR Thrills
Head to NASCAR I-Drive Orlando and get behind the wheel of one of the fastest indoor go-karts tracks in Central Florida. The RTX new generation electric go-karts offer thrilling racing experiences with regular races to see who has the nerve to beat the rest!
Speed, entertainment, excitement and educational experiences sum up these amazing Orlando attractions, so make plans to include some in your next Orlando vacation.