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Orlando's Major Attractions are all Southwest of the City

  • Universal Studios is five miles south of downtown along route 4
  • Sea World is ten miles south of downtown along route 4
  • Lake Buena Vista and the Disney World Complex are 15 miles south of downtown along route 4
  • Other attractions are located along route 4, along International drive, or near route 192 in the vicinity of Kissimmee
Orlando Map

Most tourist hotels are also south of downtown Orlando

  • Hotels are concentrated along route 4 and along International Drive
  • Disney hotels are within the huge Disney World complex
  • Many hotels are in Lake Buena Vista near Disney World
  • Many budget hotels are situated along route 192 in Kissimmee
  • The downtown hotels are about 15 minutes north of Universal Studios and about 30 minutes north of Disney World
  • Hotels near Orlando International Airport are about 20 minutes east of the major attractions
  • Hotels near Sanford International Airport are about one hour north of the major attractions

Other area attractions

  • Kennedy Space Center and the Cape Canaveral Spaceport are about one hour east along route 528
  • Daytona Beach is one hour northeast on route 4
  • Tampa and the Clearwater beaches are two hours southwest on route 4
  • The Atlantic Ocean beaches at Cocoa Beach and Melbourne are one and a half hours east on route 528
Written by: Mike Leco
Top Photo Credit: © Mike Leco / USATourist.com
Photo Description: Animal Kingdom at Disney World in Orlando, Florida