Orlando is a city in the U.S. state of Florida, and the county seat of Orange County. Located in Central Florida, it is the center of the Orlando metropolitan area, which had a population of 2,387,138, according to U.S. Census Bureau figures released in March 2016, making it the 24th largest metropolitan area in the United States, the sixth largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States, and the third largest metropolitan area in Florida. As of July 1, 2014, Orlando had an estimated city-proper population of 262,372, making it the 73rd largest city in the United States, the fourth largest city in Florida, and the state’s largest inland city.
The City of Orlando is nicknamed “The City Beautiful” and its symbol is the fountain at Lake Eola. Orlando is also known as “The Theme Park Capital of the World” and in 2014 its tourist attractions and events drew more than 62 million visitors. The Orlando International Airport (MCO) is the thirteenth busiest airport in the United States and the 29th busiest in the world.
One of the world’s premier tourist destinations, Orlando’s famous attractions form the backbone of its tourism industry: Walt Disney World Resort, located approximately 21 miles (34 km) southwest of Downtown Orlando in Bay Lake, opened by the Walt Disney Company in 1971; the Universal Orlando Resort, opened in 1999 as a major expansion of Universal Studios Florida ;Sea World; Gator land; and Wet ‘n Wild. With the exception of Walt Disney World, most major attractions are located along International Drive. The city is also one of the busiest American cities for conferences and conventions; the Orange County Convention Center is the second-largest convention facility in the United States.
Like other major cities in the Sun Belt, Orlando grew rapidly during the 1980 and into the first decade of the 21st century. Orlando is home to the University of Central Florida, which is the second-largest university campus in the United States in terms of enrollment as of 2012. In 2010, Orlando was listed as a “Gamma−” level of world-city in the World Cities Study Group’s inventory.
Orlando has a humid subtropical climate there are two major seasons each year. One is hot and rainy, lasting from May until late September (roughly coinciding with the Atlantic hurricane season). The other is the dry, relatively cool season (late October through April) bringing less frequent rainfall, yet still with warm temperatures.
Escape to Orlando and discover the best of Central Florida! Get away from it all on this your choise days in vacation that includes a ton of fun at a real value. You decide which days you’ll visit Disney, Universal, and Kennedy Space Center. Isn’t it time you “Say yes to Orlando?”
Check in at the comfortable and relaxing hotels to begin your Orlando vacation! You’ll enjoy a visit to the “Happiest Place on Earth” with your Disney 1-Day Pass. This pass allows access into any one of the four Disney theme parks for the day you choose to experience the magic of Disney!
You’ll also enjoy a 1-Day Pass to Universal Orlando Resort, good for admission into one of the two Universal theme parks for the day of your choice. Known for its movie magic, Universal is an unforgettable experience for all ages.
Don’t worry about deciding now which specific Disney or Universal park you want to visit – you do not need to specify which park you want to visit or the date of your visit until you arrive at Disney World. It’s all up to you!
You’ll also find out all about space travel when you visit Kennedy Space Center! Transportation is included from your hotel. Enjoy unlimited access to all the exhibits, shows, and a bus tour around the facility. Exciting, educational, and just plain fun, this tour is a fantastic addition to any Central Florida vacation!
ORLANDO PACKAGES with RIGHT MEASURE
The package departs daily from Miami and include transport MIAMI / ORLANDO / MIAMI and shuttles to the parks, luxury bus, bilingual guides, hotels with breakfast, one park per day choice, local assistance.
(Parks: Magic Kingdom – EPCOT – Universal Studios – Island Adventure – Sea World – Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Animal Kingdom – Busch Gardens – Aquatica – Blizzard Beach – Typhoon Lagoon – Wet ‘n Wild – Lego Land – Holy Land – Kennedy Space Center)
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