Orlando,”The Theme Park Capital of the World”. And we can add a new title: “The Tourism Capital of United States”. Most Florida visitors stop in Orlando (from a brief one day excursion to a full week of park visits). Over 72 million visitors 2017 makes it a bigger tourist destination than even New York City and almost twice as big as Las Vegas. No other American city comes close.

Florida visitors want to see this remarkable mix of the world’s largest theme parks and the surrounding areas, the chaotic metropolitan area and its scenic nature.
In addition to the large and well-known theme parks there are hundreds of other activities and new ones are added each year.
According to Visit Orlando 112 restaurants, resorts and attractions have opened in Orlando in the past five years.
On our pages about Orlando you will find most of the attractions – and a selection of the ones most worth a visit.

Orlando area

Orlando area with 72 million visitors a year

Orlando area – not only "The Theme Park Capital of the World", also the most visited place in Florida. Disney's entry almost 50 years ago was followed by Universal, Sea World and other parks and...
City Walk

City Walk – the hub between hotels and parks

City Walk – Universal's equivalent to Disney Springs. A good hub between the hotels and the parks with many restaurants. Perfect for those staying at a Universal hotel or at any other hotel near the Universal...
International Drive

International Drive – night life and Orlando Eye

International Drive – the most famous entertainment area (outside the parks). Here you find the best budget hotels and a bustling night life. "The Orlando strip" is in a phase of many changes. For example...
Disney Springs

Disney Springs – best for family fun at night

Disney Springs – family fun at night in Orlando. The best entertainment area after a day in the parks, a place for all ages. Nearby, walking distance, are the best hotels for a visit to...
outlet Shopping, shopping orlando

Shopping Orlando is often Premium Outlets

Shopping Orlando – most often mean a visit to one of the many outlet centers for bargain prices. There are several to chose from. Running out of time because of all activities? Do not worry, the...

Kissimmee – classic cars in Old Town

Kissimmee – strongly associated with Disney's entry in Orlando. Previously a very popular gathering place for fun at night, as well as famous for its many hotels and other lodging options. Nowadays however still affected by...