Orlando, universally known as the ‘City Beautiful’ and the ‘Theme Park Capital of the World’, cannot be narrowed down to just a few adjectives. The city is beguiling, mind-boggling, and unpredictable, especially for the first time visitors. Orlando has so many surprises for the visitors of every age and interests. Because, let’s face it, who does not like Disney World?
Approximately 68 million people visit the sunny city annually. And the one thing all of them primarily come for is to enjoy the city’s huge assortment of theme parks. So, in case you are visiting Orlando, let us help you in straighten your priorities. Here are our top five picks in theme parks in Orlando that you simply cannot afford to miss.
Gatorland is truly an amazing theme park that takes you to the exotic and amusing land of alligators and crocodiles. There are thousands of alligators and crocodiles including four rare leucistic "white" alligators. You can see a variety of one-of-a-kind animal shows to entertain your whole family. You can also enjoy the natural alligator breeding marsh, and a zip line.
Legoland is a 150-acre interactive park, entirely dedicated towards the idea of family entertainment. It offers the joy of more than 50 exciting rides, various shows and attractions and, a beautiful botanical garden, an exhilarating water park and the awesome Lego City. There are also a plethora of awesome restaurants and shopping outlets.
3. Sea World
Sea World is also a theme park that is ideal for a fun-filled family time. People of all ages enjoy the scenic world that Sea World exhibits in front of its visitors. You can enjoy stimulating coasters and other unique rides here along with a wide array of live shows and beautiful aquariums. You may also feed the sea lions, or dance with dolphins but make sure you check out the feeding schedule in advance.
2. Universal Orlando
Universal Orlando hardly needs an introduction. It has two separate parks – Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios. So, it is recommended to get a two-day pass for this one so you can enjoy these parks properly. There are great chances to be clueless at the spot because of the variety, so make sure you check out the rides before-hand. Again, there are amazing dining and shopping opportunities here, so, make sure you explore them well.
1. Disney World
Okay, so this is GIGANTIC. EXTREMELY POPULAR. A DREAMLAND. FULL OF FANTASY. And it is all written in caps lock because it would be a sin to miss out on Disney World while you are in Orlando. There is so much to enjoy here. The major attractions include Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Disney's Animal Kingdom Park and its incredible Water Parks. Add to that - free hugs, splashes of joy and lots of dancing. There is truly nowhere else like Disney World on this planet. It is indeed the happiest place in the whole world.
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