Orlando is called the Theme Park Capital of the World, and with good reason—the city is home to the biggest and most famous of its kind in the world, including Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Studios Resort, SeaWorld Orlando, and LEGOLAND Florida. With so many water parks, amusement parks, and resorts to choose from, Travelocity’s Orlando vacations will fill up your itinerary fast. Stay at one of the hotels along International Drive and let the I-Ride Trolley take you between the Orlando Premium Outlet malls on each end of the route, with a stop at the Orlando Eye Ferris wheel on the way. If you're looking to explore outside city limits during your vacations in Orlando, rent a car for a side trip to the coast for a tour of the Kennedy Space Center or to soak up the sun's rays on Cocoa Beach.
Many vacation packages in Orlando include stays at some of the most renowned accommodations in Central Florida. And, with the help of Travelocity, you can find a great rate on many of them. Here are some of our favorites:
Gorgeous weather and scenery make Orlando the prime destination for festivals, events, and conventions. Visit in March for a weekend of comics and cosplay at MegaCon, or for 10 days of international and independent movies at the world-renowned Florida Film Festival. Take on the challenge of seeing over 700 hours of theater in May during the two-week Orlando International Fringe Theater Festival. Special events are held throughout the year in various theme parks, such as Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights in October and the annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival during autumn.
You can save up enough money to fill Cinderella’s Castle when you bundle your hotel and flight with one of Travelocity’s Orlando package deals. Plus, when you purchase your travel and accommodations at the same time, it takes all the stress out of the equation. And, isn’t that what a vacation is supposed to be about? Finding great prices on vacation packages in Orlando, FL, means you can stay and play without breaking the bank.
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What currency is used in Orlando?
You’ll need to use U.S. dollars (USD) for all your transactions in Orlando.
What is there to do in Orlando?
When it comes to planning the perfect trip, a little bit of research goes a long way. Experience the best of Orlando with the following activities:
What is the best place to stay in Orlando?
With a huge number of accommodations to choose from, International Drive is one of the most popular places to stay in Orlando. Located about 9 miles from the downtown area, it’s filled with shops, restaurants and attractions.
Lake Buena Vista, about 15 miles from the heart of Orlando, has lodging options to suit all tastes and budgets. Many travelers are drawn here by the golf courses and shopping centers. But of course, the main attraction is Walt Disney World. If staying close to this iconic theme park is your top priority, Lake Buena Vista is a no-brainer.
What is Orlando famous for?
One of the world’s most visited family destinations, tens of millions of tourists head to Orlando each year for its:
Put on your Mickey Mouse ears and discover the magic of Walt Disney World with the kids. After that, spend a day admiring the inspiring works at the Orlando Museum of Art or visit the Orlando Science Center to learn about important discoveries. If you like your music loud and live, get your hands on tickets to a show at The Social, known as one of the best live entertainment destinations in Florida.
Set in the center of Kissimmee, this family-friendly hotel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Disney's Winter Summerland Miniature Golf Course and Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park. ESPN Wide World of Sports and Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course are also within 6 mi (10 km).
This all-suite hotel with its own convention center is within 6 miles of Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando, SeaWorld, and the Orlando Convention Center.
This hotel is within 3 miles of SeaWorld and Universal Studios and 8 miles from Walt Disney World Resort.
For families looking for a base near Orlando theme parks, The Point Orlando Resort fits the bill. Walt Disney World Resort and SeaWorld® are both within a 15-minute drive. Universal Orlando Resort in under 20 minutes.
Situated at the entrance to Walt Disney World®, this family-friendly property is just 4.5 miles (7 km) from Disney Springs® area. Epcot is also just a 9-minute car journey away.
Adjacent to the restaurants, shops, and entertainment of Disney's BoardWalk, this resort offers exclusive Walt Disney World Resort benefits such as Extra Magic Hours and FastPass+ access 60 days in advance. SeaWorld and Universal studios are 14 miles away.
Adjacent to the restaurants, shops, and entertainment of Disney Springs® Area, this Lake Buena Vista hotel is within 5 miles of all the Walt Disney World Theme Parks. Disney World Parks Resort benefits such as Extra Magic Hours and FastPass+ access 60 days in advance. SeaWorld and Universal studios are 10 miles away.
Within walking distance of Universal Orlando™ theme parks and Universal CityWalk™, this hotel offers Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Universal's Volcano Bay™ water theme park 1 hour before the theme parks open with valid theme park admission. Complimentary theme park shuttles are available.
*Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Travelocity.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.