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Orlando Helicopter Tour from International Drive Area
"Flying in the comfort of an air-conditioned professionally piloted helicopter there are 6 different itineraries to choose from one for every budget and all time constraints. See the Itinerary for more details.For those wanting to get a taste of touring by helicopter enjoy an introductory flight over the parks of SeaWorld including Discovery Cove and Aquatica. If you are looking for a little more adventure a SeaWorld/Universal Helicopter Tour includes both of these famous Orlando theme parks. On the Disney Re Animal Kingdom Epcot
From $32.00
 
I-RIDE Trolley Unlimited Ride Pass
"Book a 7-day or 14-day Unlimited Ride Pass and enjoy convenient transport to top attractions in Orlando. Travel along two I-RIDE Trolley routes: the Main Line and the Green Line. (Please click on the 'View Additional Info' tab below to see the two different trolley routes.)The Main Line trave with 85 convenient stops arriving approximately every 20 minutes. The Green Line begins and ends on International Drive but primarily travels along Universal Boulevard with 22 convenient stops arriving approximately every 30 minutes.Perhaps plan a visit to Wet 'n Wild Orlando a water park with world-class rides. SeaWorld® Orlando
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City Tour of Orlando
"Lake EolaFirst stop is the iconic Lake Eola. Discover the story behind the city landmark and why it's now considered the city's centerpiece.Leu GardensA 50 acre botanical oasis that is sure to inspire. Known as Orlando’s best kept secret; with a stop for a private boat tour through the canals and waters on Winter Park Chain of Lakes. Or opt to stay on land for extra time to experience the charm of Winter Park with their outdoor cafés and bistros alongside upscale boutiques and specialty shops. Everyone will have time to shop and dine before departure.""""Orlando is often called the ""Theme Park Capital of the World"" however there is so much more to explore just around the corner from the mouse house. From Orlando's humble beginnings as a cattle town to the modern day city adorned with art galleries come along and discover how Orlando earned its name
From $79.00

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State Parks, Animals and Nature

Northwest of Orlando, at the edge of the sprawl, the unfortunately named Kelly Park is just an unassuming dot of a county park. But it's actually fantastic. This is the sort of thing that you would...
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Beaches

new smyrna beach is located about 70 miles northeast of orlando. new smyrna is one of the few beaches you can drive on in florida. in my opinion new smyrna beach is much nicer than the more famous...
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Other Theme Parks

The Airstream Ranch is the Stonehenge of campers, not too different from Carhenge in Nebraska. This odd roadside sight was created in 2008 by a man named Frank Bates, who buried eight Airstream...
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Kennedy Space Centre

Kennedy Space Center is located about 45 minutes east of Orlando near Cape Canaveral. The Space Center is the site of numerous space shuttle launches. If you're lucky enough to visit the area when a...
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Museums

Just a few miles north of Orlando in the city of Maitland (exit 90 of I-4) please visit the Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida. It's appropriate for families -- no gruesome...
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Downtown Disney

Some VTers included Downtown Disney as "Off the Beaten Path" so I'm adding my wee tip on things to see. Store window displays are fascinating ---if you take time to look at them. We were all adults...
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Lakes

I try to avoid Orlando and the whole Disney/theme park complex as much as possible as it has become WAY WAY too big and thus not so much fun. If I have to go through the center of Florida I try to go...
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Winery

The Lakeridge winery near Clermont, about 10 miles west of Orlando. They give free tours of the winery daily, with a tasting of their product at the end of the tour. www.lakeridgewinery.com
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Miniature Golf

Disney's got two great Minigolfs : Fantasia Garden (my husband's favorite) and WinterSummerland (my favorite). Fantasia Garden has two courses.One of them imitates a real golf course and the other...
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winter park

located about 20 miles northeast of the theme park area of orlando is the charming town of winter park. park ave. in central winter park is lined with upscale shops, restaurants, bars, and outdoor...
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The Real Orlando

This is essentially "Suburbia" with a few surprises. There are many distinct neighborhoods, and a few interesting areas; Downtown Orlando and affluent Winter Park are good places to start and are as...
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lone cabbage fish camp

the lone cabbage fish camp is located on the st. johns river about half way between orlando and cocoa beach. it is a interesting place to have lunch on the way to the beach. years ago, (my first visit...
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Hidden Mickeys?!

I had no idea what a Hidden Mickey was until Liz. Hidden Mickeys are the shape of Mickeys' head and are used in decoration throughout the parks and hotels. It can be as obvious as Mickeys head on...
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One North Jacaranda, Orlando, Florida, 32836-6699, United States
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11251 Harbour Villa Road, Orlando, Florida, 32821, United States
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One Grand Cypress Boulevard, Orlando, Florida, 32836, United States
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4401 Grand Floridian Way, Orlando, Florida, 32830, United States
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7102 Grand Horizons Boulevard, Orlando, Florida, 32821, United States
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(NOW Hyatt Regency Orlando) 9801 International Dr., Orlando, Florida, 32819, United States
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Top Things to Do in Orlando

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Universal Studios

Please keep in mind that my review is coming from a handicapped person's perspective. 1. You are not allowed to use your own scooter or wheel chair. 2. The distance from handicapped parking to a...
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Walt Disney World

The Springs was formerly called Downtown Disney and is full of restaurants, entertainment and shopping. There are some chain restaurants such as the Rainforest Cafe and Planet Hollywood as well as...
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Sea World

My family have been coming to Seaworld before Epcot was built.My wife and I have been passholders for about 10 years now.Our renewal will depend on an honest and quick response.The last 6 or so visits...
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Walt Disney World - Epcot

EPCOT is one of the several Disney World Parks in Orlando. EPCOT stands for Experimental Prototype Community Of Tomorrow and was built in 1982. From my first visit as I child; I loved this park. ...
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Kennedy Space Centre

Visiting NASA Space Centre has always been on my bucket list ever since.... I have always wanted to see a rocket launch. Guess what? There just so happened to be a rocket launch on the day we...
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Walt Disney World - MGM Studios - CLOSED

You have to know ahead of time to enjoy this park as being someone who is disabled or with MS. Tower of Terror: Rode it twice...fantastic ride! You have to transfer from your scooter to a wheelchair....
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