It’s not just the theme parks that have great attractions! Located in the heart of International Drive, I-Drive 360 is home to a host of amazing attractions including Madame Tussauds, The Coca-Cola Orlando Eye and SEA LIFE Orlando. The entertainment district also has a unique line-up of restaurants, shops and nightlife, as well as a traditional arcade.
Get closer to the stars at the incredible Madame Tussauds wax museum. Perfect your pose and snap selfies with A-listers, international popstars, Hollywood actors and sporting heroes, as you mingle with the likes of Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling, Marilyn Monroe, David Beckham, Beyoncé and even the British royal family! You’ll be amazed by the striking resemblance the waxworks bear to the most famous stars on the planet. Walk the red carpet, be dazzled by paparazzi and get treated like a true VIP.
The Coca-Cola Orlando Eye
Admire the best views Orlando has to offer as you ascend 400-feet into the air on the towering Coca-Cola Orlando Eye. The breath-taking panoramic views are second to none, with Florida’s famous theme parks, glistening lakes, lush landscapes and downtown Orlando’s spectacular skyline all visible from the glass capsules. On a clear day, it’s even possible to see the Kennedy Space Center in the distance. Each capsule is fitted with an Apple iPad tablet, allowing you to find out more about the beautiful surroundings and Central Florida’s most iconic landmarks. A ride on the Orlando Eye lasts approximately 30-minutes and includes a pre-flight 4D multi-sensory cinema experience.
SEA LIFE Orlando
Great fun for the whole family, the SEA LIFE aquarium is home to over 5,000 beautiful creatures. The diverse species include tropical fish, jellyfish, stingrays, seahorses, adorable sea turtles and even sharks! Make the most of your visit by checking out what’s on when you arrive, as there are various talks and feeding sessions that guests can attend throughout the day. Upgrade your experience, with a special VIP tour that lets you discover even more as you go behind the scenes, gaining access to areas that are usually closed to the public. The aquarium plays an active role in the conservation of marine life and aims to inspire guests to lend their support too. Highlights include the impressive 360-degree ocean tunnel, the new Turtle Fest and of course all of the stunning species.
Tin Roof is a self-proclaimed live music joint, hosting performances most nights of the week. This unique venue offers something different, with a relaxed vibe, eclectic décor and delicious food. Top dishes include juicy burgers, sandwiches that are filled to the brim, spicy buffalo wings and tacos that are full of flavour. Enjoy a selection of draft beers, signature cocktails and a happy hour that runs from 3-7pm Monday to Friday. Visit in the evening and you’ll be greeted by a full house and great music.
Cowgirls Rockbar is a lively restaurant and bar with a wild atmosphere. The DJ plays a mixture of pop, rock and country hits late into the night. There’s Southern style dining, the only mechanical bull in Orlando, and of course- plenty of cowgirls.
Those with a sweet tooth can’t miss the Sugar Factory. The American brasserie is a celebrity favourite with mammoth milkshakes, gourmet burgers, candy-infused cocktails and the notorious King Kong sundae that’s made up of 16 scoops of ice cream, all on the menu. Sample a wide range of tasty cuisines from across the globe at Kotai sushi bar, Lisbon Portugese Cuisine and Carrabba’s Italian Grill, that serves up authentic dishes that have been passed down from the founders’ family recipes. Outback Steakhouse is also worth a visit for hearty food and a relaxed atmosphere.