Forget Disney World – try something new this summer! Everyone knows Orlando is home to Disney’s most popular theme park, but while your kids are out for the summer, take them somewhere different in Orlando. These trips are short and perfect for weekends.
- Kennedy Space Center Tour
Learn more about NASA and space with this interactive tour! You can walk through the largest rocket ever flown, meet a NASA astronaut or a take a virtual moon walk!
- Helicopter Ride Over Orlando
Sit back and enjoy the ride! This guided helicopter ride shows you Orlando from above! Depending on which flight you choose, you can soar over Disney World, SeaWorld or the homes of Florida’s rich and famous!
- Coca-Cola Orlando Eye
You don’t have to fly over Orlando to see it – just sit on the Orlando Eye! This ferris wheel takes you 400 feet in the air and gives you a 360-degree view of the city.
But if you’re scared of heights… head to Legoland! It’s full of shows, rides and of course… Legos! You can build and create anything that comes to your imagination.
- Explore wildlife
Trying to head out of the city? Head to the Everglades! Only a three-hour drive, this excursion will show you everything wild in the Everglades including alligators, lemurs and zebras! What’s a trip to Florida without an airboat ride? While exploring wildlife, you can fly across the shoreline and into swamps and rivers… looking for exotic creatures!
Florida offers more than just your favorite Disney characters! Head to The Sunshine State, and see for yourself with these mini-excursions!