Take the family to Orlando and visit the theme park capital of the world


ORLANDO (WTHR) — If you're headed to Orlando, it's like you're going to a theme park. Orlando is best known for being the city of Disney. Fifty-two million tourists flock to Orlando every year to visit the "happiest place on Earth." If you're not at Disney, you're likely at SeaWorld or Universal Studios visiting the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Nickname: "The City Beautiful" and "Theme Park Capital of the World"

Population: 280,257 (2017)

Avg. Temp. by season: Winter - 72; Spring - 83; Summer - 92, Fall - 85

Travel Tips:

  • Orlando International Airport, 36 weekly flights from Indianapolis International Airport via Delta, Frontier and Southwest (26 on Southwest).

Fun Facts:

  • Lethal Weapon 3 and The Waterboy are among movies that have filmed in Orlando.
  • 59 million people visited in 2013.
  • Lake Eola is apparently a big deal, which is actually a sinkhole.

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