Things to Do in Orlando Besides Theme Parks
Unfasten your safety belts and trade in wait times for great times! Orlando is MUCH more than waiting in line all day at a theme park.
So you don’t lose sight of all the city has to offer, we put together a list of some of the top picks for adventures in Florida.
- Go to the beach
Can you hear the waves crashing already? Florida has some of the most famous beaches, and it’s your turn to find out why. Cocoa Beach, New Smyrna Beach, and Daytona Beach all offer a different vibe depending on what you’re looking for, and they’re only a short drive from The City Beautiful. Don’t forget the sunscreen!
- Explore International Drive
International Drive is the hub for all travelers! You’ll never run out of things to see and do. The ICON Orlando is a perfect place to start. Hop on the observation wheel to get a view of the whole city. And the fun doesn’t stop there. Stop by a dinner show, shop til’ you drop, or enjoy the nightlife. It truly is the street that never sleeps.
- Explore downtown
Downtown Orlando is often missed by travelers in the area. Rent a swan paddle boat on Lake Eola to take in the beauty of the city. The trail around the lake is 0.9 miles, which makes it easy for runners to track their journey. Pop in on a Sunday and you’ll find a farmer’s market. There are also endless bars and restaurants to sample and savor throughout the downtown area, so you won’t want to miss it.
- Visit a state park
Kayak, hike, or bike your way around any of the beautiful state parks located near Orlando! Take a dip at Wekiva Springs or Blue Springs while enjoying the beautiful Florida sunshine. You can spend the whole day just soaking in the beautiful scenery. Get your hiking boots ready!
- Visit Orlando Tree Trek
Climb through the trees at the best adventure destination in town! This tree to tree adventure will leave you wanting more. Orlando Tree Trek has something for any member of the family, with four courses for adults, three courses for juniors, two courses for kids. There is also a giant zipline! The ropes courses are designed to test your limits and get your adrenaline pumping! Each obstacle course will challenge you in a new way, so you’ll never get bored. This rope adventure park also comes with endless photos opportunities, so your treetop trek will have your Instagram looking good! Soaring through the trees has never been so easy.
Call 407-390-9999 or swing by our website to make your reservation. We can’t wait to see you when you explore Orlando.