Orlando travel blog

Orlando Travel guide:
The City Beautiful at its best

Fun-packed, exhilarating, surprising, magic… it is easy to find out why Orlando is the most visited city in the United States. Visted by over 70 million tourists every year, Orlando is that of cities that has it all for everyone. While the kids will feel like inside a dream, the adults will have a fantastic journey of nostalgia, discovery, and unforgettable experiences.

Things to do in Orlando

Things to do in orlando

Traveling to Orlando

Orlando international airport

By plane

The Orlando area is served by 3 airports: Orlando International, the main one and closest to the city (6 miles) receiving over 50 million passengers (about twice the population of Texas) a year, and the secondary hubs at Sanford (26 miles north) and Melbourne (74 miles south).
It is more likely that you will find options to arrive via Orlando International (MCO) since it connects the city with over 130 destinations worldwide, while to other 2 serves secondary airports as well as charter flights.

By car

As the largest inland city in Florida, Orlando is well connected to other main cities in the state:
Miami: 235 miles through Florida’s Turnpike.
Tampa: 85 miles through I-4 E
Jacksonville: 140 miles through I-95 S & I-4 W
Fort Myers: 140 miles through US-17 N & I-4 E
Tallahassee: 260 miles through I-10 E & I-75 S
The road is great for a road trip, and it can be even better if you book an intercity ride that will allow you to start the fun since you leave home without having to focus on the wheel. Elife provides comprehensive ground transportation service, so you can avoid public transportation and relax while you get your way to Orlando.

What to do in Orlando

Places to visit in orlando

Theme Parks!

It is no brainer than most of Orlando’s come because of its iconic theme parks, let us take a quick walkthrough on them:

Other theme parks such as LEGO land and Busch Gardens are located nearby the city. For any intercity ride, you can rely on Elife to book a nice, comfortable ride in Orlando to visit one of this amazing places.

Shingle creek regional park

Outdoor adventure

It is not everything about thrilling attraction when Orlando belongs to one of the most natural diverse states in the country. Due to its fantastic location at the heart of the State, Orlando has easy access to many activities for the outdoorsy: birdwatching, kayaking, fishing, snorkeling, air boat riding and more.
Take some time away from the crowds and explore Orlando’s natural wonders:

Shopping in orlando florida

Shopping in Orlando

Souvenirs, anyone? The city has many options to please your shopping spree cravings. Disney Spring offers free access to an amazing variety of places for any taste and budget, as well as Universal CityWalk.
Outside the parks, places like the mall at Millenia, the Florida Mall and outlet shops at Lake Buena Vista, Vineland and International Drive will surely fulfill your expectations. There is no complete trip without some good shopping!

Orlando city soccer club

Take a sports tour in Orlando

Home of the NBA’s Orlando Magic and the MLS’s Orlando City Soccer Club, along with some of the college football’s most important championships like the Citrus Bowl, game days are something you will love to experience in the city.
Besides the game excitement, Orlando is home of the USTA National Campus, the largest tennis facilities in the world. Whether you are a first timer with a racket or a rising star, the Campus is an extraordinary place to learn and see more of this exciting sport.

Thrilling experiences everywhere, that’s how Orlando is. Do not forget to book your ground transportation in Orlando with Elife, the most complete platform for any ride you need while you live the magic!

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