Summer is the perfect time to kick back and soak in the soothing sunshine. Orlando has been a long-time summer vacation hotspot, drawing locals and foreigners alike thanks to its epic thrills and attractions. Whether you’re planning a surprise getaway for the gang or a romantic escape with your partner, Orlando promises the holiday experience of a lifetime. Here’s a travel itinerary for the ideal Orlando summer holiday in this Sunshine State gem.

Fun at SeaWorld Orlando

SeaWorld is one of Orlando’s foremost theme parks, offering scintillating rides, presentations, tours, and animal experiences. Enjoy heart-throbbing escapades on fast-paced rides, including Kraken, Manta, Ice Breaker, Mako, and Journey to Atlantis. Get close to SeaWorld’s animals in Dolphin Encounter, Alligator Habitat, Flamingo Cove, Pelican Preserve, and Stingray Lagoon, or relish magnificent shows, including Sesame Street Party Parade, Orca Encounter, and Dolphin Adventures.

Ride The Wheel at ICON Park

ICON Park’s The Wheel offers a unique vantage point to enjoy Orlando’s gorgeous sights. The ride lasts 20 minutes, offering jaw-dropping views of the city’s downtown area. The Wheel rotates at a meager one mile per hour, delivering a slow-paced ride free from sudden stops and drops. Each capsule accommodates up to 15 people and features a bench and support bar for added comfort.

Take In the Sights on an Airboat Tour

Experience Orlando’s wilderness on a scenic boat tour as you traverse 4,200 acres of marshes and rivers. Gray Line Orlando Tours is one of the city’s highest-ranked tour agencies, offering hour-long eco-tours in the Central Florida Everglades. During the tour, you’ll enjoy an in-depth look at local animal and plant species, including birds, gators, eagles, and plants that constitute the majestic wetlands. The tour offers a unique glimpse of Orlando’s natural and authentic marsh country, free from development or human interference.

Explore the Culinary Scene

Orlando’s culinary scene features thousands of world-class eateries, delivering a diverse and satisfying dining experience. Relish a sumptuous breakfast at First Watch and enjoy Blackberry Lemon Cream French Toast, Brooklyn Breakfast Sandwich, or Million Dollar Bacon. Stop by Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. for lunch and sample tasty seafood dishes, including Shrimper’s Heaven, Forrest’s Seafood Feast, and Dumb Luck Coconut Shrimp. End your day with a sumptuous pizza dinner at NYPD Pizza and choose from 12 specialty pizza options.

Go Shopping at The Florida Mall

The Florida Mall is Orlando’s go-to destination for wholesome shopping. The mall hosts over 250 retail outlets, dining options, and entertainment spots, promising an exemplary shopping experience. Explore brands such as Adidas, American Girl, Banana Republic, Clarks, and Forever 21. Grab a bite at Charley’s Philly Steaks, Five Guys, or Popeye’s Chicken, then head to BoxLunch for awesome merch, including accessories, collectibles, and home goods.

Relax with a Massage at Spa By JW

Unwind with a soothing massage at the famous Spa By JW, a 9,900-square-foot facility featuring ten treatment rooms and a full-service salon. Facial services include the Jet Peel Facial, Pure Bliss Facial, Prescription Therapy Facial, and Men’s Organic Facial. Massage options include Intensive Muscle Release, Signature Magnesium Infused Massage, Sound Therapy, and Be Together Ritual for pairs or couples. Other services include body treatments, nail treatments, hair & makeup, hair removal, and enhancements.

Relish Thrills at Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park

Experience epic thrills at the famous Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park. The park offers 97 fun-filled aerial challenges, a massive 425-foot zip line, and two separate kid’s courses with 21 challenges. Enjoy a riveting day of swinging on Tarzan ropes, climbing 50-foot ladders, navigating swinging logs, leaping into handing nets, and soaring through trees on a swift zip line.

Take a Trip to the Past at Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

The Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition offers an immersive recreation of the original Titanic. The exhibition features over 300 artifacts alongside costumed actors and a full-size room, creating an authentic feel for life aboard the original 1912 vessel. Choose from several tour options, including The Ship of Dreams Guided Tour and Forever Yours: Stories of Love on the Titanic Guided Tour. The Titanic Dinner Gala offers a unique reenactment of the Titanic’s first-class experience with a delicious three-course meal and dessert.

Book Your Orlando Summer Vacation Rental Today

Orlando is an exceptional holiday destination, delivering epic thrills and activities for a memorable summer getaway. As you prepare for your mid-year escape to this lovely Floridian city, look to Tuscana Resort for Orlando’s most luxurious holiday homes. Our gated condominium community offers 1-, 2-, and 3-bed vacation rentals, ideal for couples, families, or corporate travelers. Our properties feature top-notch amenities, including fully stocked kitchens, washers and dryers, screened-in patios, a community fitness center, a kid’s pool area, and an on-site movie theater. Contact us today to secure your summer vacation rental early and enjoy your Orlando escape in unmatched comfort.