5 Kid-Friendly Activities in Orlando
Orlando is an immensely popular tourist destination with close proximity to the ocean, warm year-round temperatures, and a number of theme parks in the area. Families flock to Orlando every year on vacation to experience the magic. If you are planning a trip to Orlando, check out our top 5 list of kid-friendly things to do in Orlando.
One of the greatest draws to Orlando are the various theme parks. The most well-known are Walt Disney World Resort. These famous Disney theme parks are the mecca of children’s vacations. With seven distinct parks, you could spend your entire vacation just in the magical world of Disney. Universal Studios Orlando are the other giant theme parks people line up to visit. The Florida branch of these theme parks boasts a large number of rides and the newly built Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Even though Orlando is in the center of Florida, the coastline is only an hour away. Orlando guests can take a short car ride and dip their toes in the Atlantic Ocean at Cocoa Beach and stop by the original Ron Jon Surf Shop or perhaps head on over to Daytona Beach. Siesta Key Beach is also nearby and consistently makes top 10 lists for best beaches due to its calm waves and family friendly atmosphere.
Orlando is also the home to many different water parks. These amazing feats of engineering will toss you around the water and let you have a blast while staying cool.Try Disney’s Blizzard Beach for a ski lodge feel or Universal’s “hottest” new attraction, Volcano Bay if you want to try the best Orlando has to offer!
Medieval Times is a terrific way to show your kids a little medieval action. The show is a tournament and dinner show that will take you back in time where you root for your section’s knight. You will enjoy a full course meal as the knights duke it out,
Many forget that the downtown area of Orlando has a lot of different kid-friendly activities for you to do. You can paddle a swan boat at Lake Eola, grab a bite at Thornton Park, or see one of the off-Broadway shows at the Bob Carr Center for the Performing Arts.
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