Why visit Orlando?
In the heart of Florida, discover the city of Orlando, the real world capital of amusement parks. It is here that Disney has installed its most important park, Disney World. Since then, a significant number of parks have joined Mickey’s home in the sixth-largest city in the southeastern United States state.
Its setting and its climate (typical of the Sun Belt) attract many people, coming to spend the winter period here. This is the case of many of our Quebec cousins, trying to warm up during the winter. In total, throughout the year, more than 50 million visitors pass through the county seat of Orange County.
Finally, Orlando is also a land of sports. Whether at the professional level as with the NBA franchise of the Orlando Magic, or university with the Knights of the UCF, almost all sports are represented.
As you have understood, Orlando is a real “vacation city”, perfect for relaxing and spending time with family.
Main places of interest in Orlando
To help you organize your stay in Orlando, we have listed the visits and places of interest to do in Orlando.
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Where to stay in Orlando (apartments, hotels, hostels,…)?
Depending on your priorities, you will not stay in the same place in Orlando. For example, if you want to be close to Disney World, the Walt Disney World Resort is provided for this purpose. But the party district ofOld Orlando is also a good solution. In addition, you will discover a district that is sometimes unknown, but very pleasant.
the downtown is also a neighborhood of choice to stay in Orlando. In addition to benefiting from all the amenities, the area is obviously well served. An important criterion on you plan to visit everything.
Finally, if you are looking for a spectacular setting, it is on the edge of the Lake Eola that you have to steer. The Orlando symbol offers a unique view. In addition, the district hosts many cultural events. Something to delight its guests.
Where to stay
Where to sleep near Universal Studios and Disney World parks in Orlando?
Where to stay in Orlando?
Map of hotels and accommodations – Orlando
Other Ideas for Activities in Orlando
Impossible to quote Orlando without mentioning the theme parks. The best known of them, disneyworld, is often the reason for a visit to the Florida city. Finally, it is impossible not to list the Universal Studios, a real must-have for moviegoers. However, these two parks are not the only ones installed in the city. Indeed, Orlando is also the American capital of water parks. Among them, sea world is a reference.
For sports enthusiasts, Orlando is an opportunity to see different things. For example, you can attend a match of the team NBA from Orlando Magic, where plays the French Evan Fournier. Basketball is perfect for blending into American culture. But in Orlando, we also play soccer (football for us Europeans)! Orlando Citythe city team, plays in Major League Soccer. Attending a match, in a family context, is appreciable.
Also to see in Orlando
If amusement parks and sports aren’t your greatest passions, other places of interest might suit you. Let’s start with a classic: walk around Lake Eola, a real haven of peace in the city. Then head to Old Orlandothe old town that is strongly reminiscent of New Orleans.
For lovers of outdoor activities, Orlando is the perfect place for a Horse ride like a real cowboy. Unless it’s too slow for you! In this case, choose the quad tours. Finally, take some height, either by hot air ballooneither thanks to theOrlando Eye.
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When to go to Orlando
the subtropical climate from which Orlando benefits allows its visitors to come almost all the time. Indeed, the weather is never bad for very long. However, for those most sensitive to heat, avoid to travel to Florida between june and august. Temperatures remain above 30°Cand rise close to 40°C for the hottest days. In contrast, Winter is here dream timeespecially if the latter is rough in your area.