8 Orlando Activities Every Family Needs to DoSponsored
Orlando’s world-class theme parks and great attractions always deliver big-time family fun. And staying at Holiday Inn Club Vacations means you’re in a prime location to create even more family memories throughout Central Florida. Enjoy staying in spacious villaseight restaurants and dining options, seven pools, including a lazy river-style pool, and four golf courses. But when you’re ready to take a minute away from the on-site fun, don’t miss these nearby activities that are a must for families.
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1/8 Explore International Drive
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I-Drive is a true tourist attraction unto itself. The thoroughfare of diverse shopping, attractions, restaurants, bars, live music and the new 400’ Observation Wheel at Icon Orlando 360 will keep you entertained day and night.
2/8 Take a Bite of Gatorland®
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See massive and rare albino alligators and the famous Gator Jumparoo Show, and even ride a zip-line over live gators. This classic Florida attraction has delighted and fascinated visitors like no other for over 65 years.
3/8 Play All Day in Toy Story Land
You’ll absolutely love visiting Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Jessie! They all come to life in Disney’s Hollywood Studios® in a land of fun and imagination. Step into Andy’s backyard to a world surrounded by giant blocks, yo-yos, dominoes and even a giant roller coaster set.
4/8 Make a Splash at Universal’s Volcano Bay Water Theme Park
A massive volcano waterslide, winding rivers, the Krakatau Aqua Coaster and a few more splashes await you at the newest attraction at Universal Orlando Resort. As the latest waterpark to come to town, it’s a more-than-worthy addition to all the water fun.
5/8 Take Flight at Pandora – The World of Avatar
The new world at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park continues to create a lot of buzz, especially its incredible Avatar Flight of Passage 3D ride. Soar on the back of a winged Banshee above a lush landscape for a first-person experience you’ll never forget.
6/8 Eat at Foodie Hotspots
Known as “Restaurant Row” by locals, this short strip of about two dozen upscale and casual dining venues is getting national attention as the place for some of the best dining in Central Florida.
7/8 Experience New Rides at SeaWorld® Orlando
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SeaWorld Orlando recently introduced Infinity Falls, a water jungle river ride with a big plunge, and Ray Rush at Aquatica®, where water jets, tubes and more slide your family raft all over the ride.
8/8 Shop for Outlet Deals
Got shopaholics in the family? Orlando’s reputation as a shopping destination just keeps growing. With three major premium outlet centers, including Florida’s largest, with hundreds of designer and brand-name outlet stores, you’re sure to satisfy your shopping bug.