Orlando’s #1 Rated for Holiday Travel
Orlando is well-known as the theme park, attraction and amusement capital of the world. From the Mouse to the most recognized wizard to Shamu , visitors to Central Florida are treated to an abundance of Holiday spectaculars. The only problem is what to choose! Orlando Rent A Villa has assembled a list of the top holiday attractions in the Orlando area — no matter which you choose, you will surely be filled with holiday cheer.
Walt Disney World
Disney’s Hollywood Studios:
Toy Story Land: Guests visiting can enjoy the land’s new holiday decor, including over-sized cranberry-and-popcorn garland, a holiday card “selfie” of “Toy Story” pals, an over-sized Hamm sugar cookie, Green Alien ornaments and more. Your favorite characters are dressed up in holiday gear.
Candlelight Processional: Hear the moving story of Christmas as told by a celebrity narrator, and accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and massed choir. Performances are at 5:00 PM, 6:45 PM and 8:15 PM daily
Discover the story of Diwali—the holiday festival of lights in India—during a special version of UP! A Great Bird Adventure
Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration — you’ll feel the holidays come alive during a joyful stage show that fills your senses with music, dancing, laughter and gleaming snowflakes!
Universal Orlando Resort
Wizarding World of Harry Potter
The entire resort is in full holiday trimmings. Especially, in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter areas of both parks. In Universal Studios, Diagon Alley™ and London are completely made over with festive decorations and brilliant lighting. There are unique holiday treats and drinks, and the atmosphere is overflowing with excitement. King’s Cross Station features buskers playing holiday favorites and Celestina Warbeck. Be sure to catch the special show performed by the Banshees.
At Islands of Adventure, Hogsmeade™ welcomes the holiday spirit as the shops are festively decorated with tinsel and lights. The Frog Choir sings seasonal ditties and there are holiday treats and drinks to share with your loved ones. As night falls, you will take in stunning projection of holiday spirit as The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts™ Castle unfolds.
Join the Minions as the create havoc for Santa in Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s, a holiday favorite that also features characters from Madagascar and Shrek. Best-selling holiday artists of all time, Mannheim Steamroller, has select nightly performances.
Islands of Adventure
Catch your all-time favorite green “Who that hates Christmas” in Seuss Landing™, for The Grinchmas™ Who-liday Spectacular, a live retelling of the classic holiday tale starring The Grinch™. Here you will find yourself right in the middle of Who-ville and find yourself filled with Christmas charm and cheer. Don’t miss out on meeting his tyrannical grinchiness for an autograph and photo.