, one of the largest metropolitan regions in the United States, is also one of the largest areas in Florida
, and couples up as the seat of Orange County. Orlando is famous for being the "Theme Park Capital of the World" and is fondly referred to as "The City Beautiful". This is because of the numerous tourist attraction spots and theme parks within the city.
One of Orlando's most significant prominent spot is the Walt Disney World, home to famous cartoon settings like the Magic Kingdom and Epcot, as well as other themed environments. On top of the friendly animated environment, Orlando is home to dozens of water parks as well as amusement parks. The Sea World is home to the sea animals like whales, penguins, and dolphins. It is one of the most frequently visited spots within Orlando. There are more other magnificent spots like the Gatorland wildlife preserve full of all sorts of wild animals, the Legoland Park, as well as the Holy Land Park that is mainly Christian-themed.
Universal Orlando is yet another stunning spot to visit, complete with the Film Studios and adventurous places like the Islands of Adventure. Within the setting, visitors also enjoy touring Harry Potter's Wizarding World, complete with the thrilling spookiness and adventurous environment.
Tourists get to enjoy several activities within Orlando, including boat tours and sports activities like golfing and fishing in the lakes. The tours enable visitors to enjoy viewing wildlife as well as bird watching. Nearby, the Kennedy Space Center allows the public to watch rocket launches, shows at the IMAX theaters, as well as view the displayed artifacts and artwork dating back into history.
In the end, most hotels, especially the large ones, provide for relaxing massages and spa services, not forgetting the wonderful eateries and joints to enjoy meals.
Orlando experiences a constantly warm, pleasant weather, but the summer can be quite hot and humid. Seeing that it is home to beautiful parks and sunny days, it receives visitors all year round. During spring breaks, between March
, Orlando may receive higher numbers of visitors. Between June
as well as between November
, make more busy times for tourism in Orlando. In April, Orlando holds the Florida Film Festival ad witnesses attendance from across the world. Between March and May
, the annual Epcot's flower festival is held, amid the colorfulness and beauty across the city. The Food Festival held between September
and November is another major event that is held in Orlando, and sees quite huge attendances.