Orlando Holiday Planning Guide

Orlando holiday planning can seem like a daunting prospect – there’s so much to think about! But what a great problem to have.

If you are planning a holiday to visit the theme parks and attractions around Orlando and Walt Disney World, you can use the various sections of the DoingFlorida planning guides to search for the information you need.
To help with finding the holiday planning information you need, we have created the index below to provide links to the relevant sections within the DoingFlorida site.

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Orlando Holiday Planning – Practical Advice

Driving in Florida
Car Rental
Central Florida Weather
US Visa & ESTA Information
Florida First Timers Guide
Walt Disney World First Timers Guide
Theme Park Visitor Numbers across the year
Orlando Sunrise & Sunset Times
Using a UK Mobile Phone in Florida

Walt Disney World entrance

Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Overview
Magic Kingdom
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Blizzard Beach
Typhoon Lagoon
Disney FastPass+
Disney MagicBand
Disney Extra Magic Hours
Disney Photopass
Disney Springs
Walt Disney World Resort Hotels
Walt Disney World Resort Transportation
My Disney Experience

Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort Overview
Universal Studios Florida
Universal’s Islands of Adventure
Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Universal CityWalk
Universal Orlando Resort Hotels

Epcot’s Spaceship Earth

Florida Theme Parks

Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort
Epcot, Walt Disney World Resort
Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World
Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World
Blizzard Beach Water Park, Walt Disney World Resort
Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Studios Florida, Universal Orlando Resort
Universal’s Islands of Adventure, Universal Orlando Resort
SeaWorld Orlando
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Walt Disney World – Value Resort Hotels

Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort
Disney’s All-Star Music Resort
Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
Disney’s Pop Century Report

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside

Walt Disney World – Moderate Resort Hotels

The Cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter
Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Walt Disney World – Deluxe Resort Hotels

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
Disney’s Beach Club Resort
Disney’s BoardWalk Inn
Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Disney’s Old Key West Resort
Disney’s Polynesian Resort
Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort
Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

Walt Disney World – Other Resort Hotels

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

Universal Orlando Resort – Prime Value Hotels

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort

Universal Orlando Resort – Preferred Hotels

Loews Royal Pacific Resort
Loews Sapphire Falls Resort

Universal Orlando Resort – Premier Hotels

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel
Hard Rock Hotel

Disney’s Magical Express


Orlando International Airport
Orlando Sanford International Airport
Disney’s Magical Express
Car Rental
Driving in Florida