Easter is fast approaching!! This means no school for the kids and a long weekend for everyone else. Whoop Whoop! But visiting Orlando during the school holidays is not the best idea, as families flock to the city from all over the World. However, visiting in Spring is the best time to visit, when school is back in session!
There are many great reasons to visit Orlando around the Easter holiday, through to June, including the fact that Orlando happens to be the Theme Park capital of the entire world. If you are ready to get your ‘scream on’ and have your body fuelled by adrenaline, then look no further. Here are some more reasons that should convince you to visit Orlando during Spring.
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Rides for kids and roller coaster rides for adults
The city is home to many attractions, including Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, Sea World and many more. These parks have rides that will prove to be very entertaining for your entire family. In particular, the Despicable Me Minion Mayhem ride is very popular among children. And, if you want adult entertainment, then check out Revenge of the Mummy roller coaster ride. Both are at Universal Orlando Resort.
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Other unmissable rollercoasters includes:
- Incredible Hulk Rollercoaster – Universal Islands of Adventure
- Space Mountain – Disney ‘s Magic Kingdom
- Kraken – Sea World Orlando
- Expedition Everest – Disney’s Animal Kingdom
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Universal City Walk
Second, you should visit Orlando during Spring because of the excellent entertainment that Orlando provides. The fact is there is much to do after sunset. You may want to check out Universal’s City Walk after trying some park rides and attractions. There are also plenty of nightclubs and themed restaurants that would provide you with all the entertainment you need. Also, be sure to check out the world-renowned Blue Man Group theatre performance.
Enjoy the Spring weather
Third, Orlando has the best kind of weather. The springtime in Orlando is mostly filled with sunny days. The temperatures range from 77°F – 86°F (25°C to 30°C), perfect t-shirt and shorts weather. Also, these amazing temperatures are ideal to enjoy some great water rides, as you’ll be dry again in no time flat.
Volcano Bay, Universal Orlando Resort
Fourth, you should also visit Orlando during Spring because it gives you a chance to check out a new attraction called Volcano Bay, it’s been open for less than 2 years. Here, you can relax, swim and ride water slides and flumes. In particular, be sure to check out the strong current river which is going to put your swimming skills to the test. Even on the cooler days, this is still a great place to spend the day, as the temperature of the water is around 80°F – 85°F (26°C-29°C). The park is open from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.
To get your hands on a tickets for Volcano Bay, visit the website, Best of Orlando. They currently have a selection of epic offers, including ‘get 5 days for the price of 2*.’ Adults can enter both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, including The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, with a combi ticket, for $265.99. Plus, spend as much time as you wish at the water park Volcano Bay. There prices are some of the cheapest prices with have found!
More inner kid entertainment
Fifth, you will also get a chance to act like a kid again, when you experience a character encounter. You can meet your favourite cartoon heroes from the past and present, like Popeye, Shrek, The Simpsons, SpongeBob SquarePants and Scooby Doo. You will love taking a photograph with your favorite heroes and sharing them with your friends and family, who will be jealous, even if they don’t show it.
FYI you can save up to 60% off gate tickets, when you buy Disney tickets with Best of Orlando.
So, what do you say to a spring holiday to Easter, while the kids are still in school! Sounds like a dream come true to us. Hopefully, see you there.