Nickname: “Theme Park Capital of the World,” “Vacation Capital of the World”

Population: 2,054,574 (Greater Orlando Metropolitan Area)

Average Annual Temperature: 72.4° Fahrenheit

Airports: Orlando International Airport, Orlando Sanford International Airport

Number of Hotels: 456 (112,000 hotel rooms)

Number of Restaurants: 4,500

Number of Golf Courses: 150 (within 45 minutes of downtown Orlando)

Theme Parks: Walt Disney World® Resort (Disney’s Magic Kingdom® Park , Epcot®, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park ), Universal Orlando Resort (Universal Studios Florida ®, Islands of Adventure®), SeaWorld® Orlando

Water Parks: Discovery Cove, Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park , Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park , Wet ‘n’ Wild® Water Park, Aquatica by SeaWorld

Museums: Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Garden, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, Mennello Museum of American Art, Orange County Regional History Center, Orlando Museum of Art, Wells’ Built Museum of African American History & Culture

Other Area Attractions: Gatorland, The Holy Land Experience, Orlando Science Center, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not!, WonderWorks

Day Trips: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Central Florida Zoo, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Silver Springs, Wild Waters Water Park, LEGOLAND Florida

Dinner Theaters: Capone’s Dinner & Show, Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, Pirates Dinner Adventure

Entertainment Complexes: Downtown Disney®, Old Town, Pointe Orlando, Universal CityWalk®

Malls: Artegon Marketplace, Florida Mall, Mall at Millenia, Orlando Fashion Square

Spectator Sports: Orlando Magic (NBA basketball)

Convention Facilities: Orange County Convention Center (2.1 million square feet of exhibition space)

Walt Disney World Woody
Walt Disney World Woody


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