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Best things to do in Orlando

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Theme Park
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“A mega-theme park combining the famous Universal Studios with the more specifically themed "Islands of Adventure", this resort experience rivals Walt Disney World with an immersive movie experience. Walk through mind-bogglingly accurate recreations of Hollywood and New York, and let your favorite famous actors guide you down the rabbit hole.”
202local recommendations
Theme Park
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“If you love roller coasters and vitual reality rides, not to mention Harry Potter...this is a must see!”
78local recommendations
General Entertainment
“Great to go after 8 PM !! A place that has it all - great nightlife , restaurants , live concerts and always busy”
130local recommendations
Theme Park
“We found this to be great place for a couple days. Want some Universal Tips?? We have them for you!! ”
75local recommendations
Water Park
“Universal's newest water park. I would almost recommend this one over the Disney water parks. SO cool! Lots of great water rides.”
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Route
“Stores, restaurants, nightclubs, a movie theatre, and on Saturday nights from 8p-10p they usually have a live DJ outside in front of the Lake.”
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Amusement Park
“Universal Studios Water Park; considered the first water park in the country, Wet 'n Wild offers some of the most iconic and imaginative water rides, race-slides, as well as kids-parks and splash areas. ”
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Park
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“Note: We are about as close as you get to Universal as Orange County does not allow vacation rental homes- only hotels, but you are only 20-25 minutes away.”
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Establishment
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“Home of Harry Potter, Island of Adventure, Transformers, Simpsons, Mummy, Jurassic Park, Halloween Horror Night and etc! ”
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Establishment
“Universal Studios - as close as it gets without paying the same price for a cramped hotel room”
13local recommendations
Theme Park
“Harry Potter Diagon Alley includes Escape from Gringott's ride, Simpsons, Minions, Twister, Curse of the Mummy, Transformers, etc.”
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Sports Bar
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“The Best Restaurant Sport Bar in Orlando. Sunday to Thursday after 10pm HAPPY HOUR DEAL All Appetizers U$5 ”
4local recommendations
Theme Park
“ Universal Studios, Universal Islands of Adventure, and Volcano Bay - 3 parks Centrally located with minutes of the complex.”
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Theme Restaurant
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“Restaurante dentro da Universal Studios, ótimos hamburgueres, drinks, chopps, boa musica anos 80.”
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Establishment
“Beside and separate from the Universal Theme park is a collection of bars and restaurants to stroll through that make for a fun evening.”
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Park
“This park is within walking distance. A run here is 2 miles. Loads of hiking trials, gof frisbee, animal farm, kids playground, grilling areas, canoeing and RV camp. ”
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