5 Things to Do In and Around Orlando
By Viator, August 2011
Plan your next vacation in Orlando, Florida! Orlando is full of fun activities for the young and young-at-heart alike with wild airboat tours, beach excursions, Disney dining experiences and swimming with manatees and dolphins. Here is our 5 things to do, in and around Orlando.
Have breakfast with your favorite Disney characters at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort! Mingle with some of the most popular Disney characters away from the huge crowds of the theme parks. Enjoy a variety of cooked breakfast and fruit options, and made-to-order omelets! With many photo and autograph opportunities, this tour is great for the little ones.
Calling all space enthusiasts! Take a day trip from Orlando to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex for the Ultimate Space Experience! Your knowledgeable guide will provide expert narration as you tour NASA’s launch headquarters, the Air Force Space & Missile Museum and the 4-story LC-39 Observation Gantry, where you'll get a bird's eye view of the Space Shuttle launch pads. You will also take the Discover KSC: Today and Tomorrow Tour where you will meet and dine with a veteran astronaut! With unlimited access to exciting exhibits and IMAX Space films, this tour is truly enjoyable and unforgettable for the whole family.
Need to get away? Take a relaxing excursion from Orlando to Clearwater Beach, Florida. Far from the hustle and bustle of Orlando, the Clearwater Beach Day trip includes lunch at a restaurant on the marina and a range of great activities such as the Gulf of Mexico cruises and deep sea fishing.
Swim with Manatees at the picturesque Crystal River under the guidance of certified dive masters. With mask and snorkel provided, you will embark on an exciting adventure underwater with these gentle giants. After your swim, enjoy a picnic-style lunch overlooking this beautiful sanctuary. In the afternoon, the adventure continues with an exhilarating 45-minute airboat ride on the Homosassa River. Keep your eyes open for manatees and dolphins!
What could be more fun and exhilarating than swimming with dolphins and taking the wildest airboat ride in Florida? This 2-Day Swim with Dolphins and Everglades Airboat Adventure lets you interact one-on-one with dolphins in a natural seawater lagoon and come face-to-face with local alligators on a wild airboat ride with plenty of 180- and 360-degree spins!
Tours & Tickets
On this tour from Orlando, take a narrated boat cruise on the Crystal River to snorkel and swim with manatees -- the gentle giants of the Florida Everglades. ... Read more
Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
Kennedy Space Center Ultimate Experience: Dine with an Astronaut and Up-Close Tour with Transport from Orlando
Explore the universe at Kennedy Space Center on this day trip from Orlando. Enjoy unlimited access to many Visitor Complex exhibits such as IMAX films, Rocket ... Read more
Duration: 11 hours (approx.)
Escape the hustle and bustle of Orlando with a day trip to Clearwater Beach. Your relaxing day on Florida's west coast comes with a lunch voucher and the ... Read more
Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
Delight your kids with breakfast with their favorite Disney characters! Travel in style aboard a luxury stretch limousine from your Orlando hotel to Disney's ... Read more
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)