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The Top 10 Must-See Places In Orlando

by | Aug 9, 2021 | Activities, Where To Fly

When you think of Orlando, Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld all come to mind. Orlando has all that and so much more, making it a must-visit destination for you and your family.

At Valley International Airport, you have the chance to fly non-stop with Frontier Airlines from Harlingen, TX. Today, we will list the top 10 must-see spots in Orlando, Florida.

1. The Walt Disney World Resort

It wouldn’t be a trip to Orlando, if you didn’t visit Walt Disney World. You’ll be able to meet your favorite Disney characters in the Magic Kingdom, or fly the Millenium Falcon at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. With five theme parks, two water parks, and 21 resorts, there is something for the whole family.

2. Universal Orlando Resort

At Universal, you have three theme parks to choose from, one being a water theme park. If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you’ll be able to embrace your inner wizard at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, take a ride across the British countryside on the Hogwarts Express™, or grab a Butterbeer™ at Diagon Alley™.

3. SeaWorld

At SeaWorld, you’ll be able to channel your inner adrenaline junkie on many roller coasters like The Kraken, or go on a white-water voyage at Infinity Falls™. Once you’re done with the rides, you’ll be able to swim with the dolphins at Discovery Cove or come face to face with sharks on the SeaVenture underwater walking tour!

4. Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament

Enjoy dinner and a show inside an 11th century castle, filled with suits of armor and medieval artifacts. Before the show, you and your family can participate in a knighting ceremony and meet the horses that will be performing later that night. You will be served a four course meal featuring Queen Maria Isabella’s favorites. The show itself will feature jousting, horsemanship skills, and falconry.

5. Maxine’s On Shine

If you’re looking for a five star dining experience, Maxine’s On Shine is the place to go. This restaurant has been featured in USA Today, Travel & Leisure Magazine, and Orlando Magazine. Whether you’re wanting fresh seafood, meat, pasta, or yummy desserts, Dining Hall of Fame Chef, George Volgerbacher will serve you up a plate to remember.

6. Wekiwa Springs State Park

Located just minutes away from downtown Orlando, Wekiva Springs offers something for every outdoor lover. You’ll be able to hike miles of trails, kayak and canoe, and even set up camp for the weekend.

7. Orange County Regional History Center and Heritage Square Park

This museum is located in a restored 1927 courthouse and features 3 floors of exhibits. With 12,000 years of Florida history, you are sure to be educated and inspired during your visit.

8. Orlando Ballet

Sit back and enjoy the beauty of the ballet at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. From shows like The Nutcracker and The Jungle Book, you will be in awe of the talent and grace of the dancers.

9. Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club and Lodge

This beautiful 280 acre property was bought by Arnold Palmer in 1975 and fully renovated in 2009. You will be able to stay the night in the Lodge after a full day of golf. All guests will also be granted full club privileges during their stay.

10. Icon Park

At Icon Park, you can enjoy shopping, dining, and people watching. It is also home to The Wheel, a 400 foot observation wheel, which has nightly lightings and is a perfect activity to do with the family.

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