Orlando, Florida, does have more than 12 theme parks, and for that reason, it's very much a fantasy land that's prepared to wow youngsters and bring out the inner child in adults. Additionally, this city in Central Florida does boast some cultural attractions worth visiting, as well as some relaxing green space if you need peace and quiet. But if you've come mainly for the theme parks, look no further than hotels near Discovery Cove — arguably Orlando's most entertaining destination.
Does swimming with dolphins, feeding tropical birds and riding the currents of a soothing river sound like something you can do all in one day? At Discovery Cove, it's possible, and that's why folks are always booking Discovery Cove hotels. A sister park to SeaWorld Orlando, Discovery Cove has become so popular thanks to its interactive setup, as you can expect to come eye-to-eye with sharks, witness a family of otters working together, and pet the stingrays. Needless to say, this park never stops pleasing. Are you worried about the costs? There are plenty of Discovery Cove hotel deals throughout the year to help you save.
Once you've had your fun at Discovery Cove, take some time to explore other sites in Orlando. You could keep check out another theme park. Walt Disney World Resort® is just a 4-mile taxi, car, or shuttle bus ride away; here, you can do everything from dine with characters to ride roller coasters. In downtown Orlando, you'll find museums, theaters, and other attractions that aren't amusement parks. For example, the Orlando Science Center, which is a 17-mile drive or bus ride from Discovery Cove, features enlightening exhibits on science and technology. Some of the best Orlando hotels are downtown if you wish to stay there after visiting Discovery Cove.
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