Embark on an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Florida’s enchanting city, Orlando. Known as the “Theme Park Capital of the World,” Orlando offers a magical journey through a realm of fantasy and excitement. From thrilling rides and mesmerizing shows to unique dining experiences and natural wonders, this week-long adventure promises to create cherished memories that will last a lifetime. Join us as we explore the very best of Orlando, where dreams come true and adventures never end.
Day 1-3: Universal Orlando Resort and Universal CityWalk
Start your week with a bang at Universal Orlando Resort. Spend three days exploring two incredible theme parks, Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure. Dive into the wizarding world of Harry Potter, brave thrilling rides like the Hulk and Jurassic Park River Adventure, and immerse yourself in the magic of movie-making at Universal Studios. Be sure to grab a butterbeer and take a ride on the Hogwarts Express, connecting both parks.
In the evenings, explore Universal CityWalk, The Epicentre of Awesome, where you have your pick of what to eat and can enjoy great cocktails. Universal CityWalk is a 30-acre nighttime entertainment complex offering some of the hottest, most recognizable entertainment experiences in the world with dozens of clubs, restaurants, and shops. It’s open daily, and all guests can self-park for free after 6 PM.
It’s time to make your Disney dreams come true as you head to the enchanting Walt Disney World Resort. Spend two magical days exploring the four main theme parks: Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom. From Cinderella Castle to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, every corner of this iconic destination is a story waiting to be told. Don’t forget to catch the mesmerizing fireworks shows that light up the night.
During your stay, you can also set aside a day to explore LEGOLAND, a fantastic theme park dedicated to the colorful world of LEGO bricks. LEGOLAND offers a wide range of family-friendly rides, shows, and attractions, and it’s a perfect addition to your Orlando adventure.
Day 6: Boggy Creek Airboat Rides, Medieval Times
Get ready for an adventure in the wild side of Orlando with Boggy Creek Airboat Rides. See alligators, turtles, birds, and more in their natural environment as you glide through the wetlands on an airboat. You’ll feel like you’re flying through the wetlands, enjoying the best Everglades experience in Central Florida. In the evening, experience a night of chivalry and feasting at Medieval Times, where knights, jousting, and a medieval banquet await. It’s a truly immersive experience that transports you to a bygone era.
Day 7: Orlando City Tour & WonderWorks, Shopping Extravaganza, Relaxation, and Dinner Delight Start your day with an Orlando city tour that takes you through the most iconic sights, from Lake Eola Park to the beautiful Leu Gardens. Afterward, explore the imaginative world of WonderWorks, an interactive museum that combines education and entertainment. With over 100 hands-on exhibits, it’s a perfect spot for some family fun. Conclude your week with some retail therapy at Orlando International Premium Outlets and Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets. Finally, enjoy a relaxing evening by the pool at your hotel, and for dinner, indulge in a sumptuous Brazilian steakhouse experience at Rodizio Grill, savoring delicious grilled meats, a gourmet salad bar and delicious desserts.
Where to Stay: Drury Hotel and TownePlace
When it comes to finding the ideal place to rest and recharge during your week in Orlando, Drury Hotel and TownePlace Suites stand out as excellent options. With their inviting ambiance, cozy rooms, and the delightful outdoor pools, these accommodations promise the well-deserved relaxation you need after your thrilling escapades. What truly sets them apart is their strategic locations, offering a seamless blend of comfort and convenience.