Holidays in International Drive

Hotels in International Drive

Essential Information for International Drive

Local Time

Language

USA flag
American English

Currency

US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States

Do I need a Visa?

Yes. You'll need to obtain approval no less than 72 hours prior to travel to the US via the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) scheme.

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Flight Information

Orlando
9-10h
Direct flights

Flight Schedule

  • Daily flights to Orlando from across the UK
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Highlights of International Drive

International Drive is the shopping and entertainment district of Orlando. Here are its best attractions.

Sightseeing and Attractions

- Hop on the I-Ride Trolley Service in between the shops, restaurants and main attractions.

- Head to the I-Drive 360 Entertainment Area and ride the 400-foot-high Orlando Eye. You’ll see as far as the Kennedy Space Center on a clear day. Then spot your favourite celebrities at the interactive Madame Tussauds Orlando.

- In the evening, head to the Orlando Improve Comedy Club or top dining and dance club, Mango’s Tropical Café.

Adventure and Wildlife

- Swim with bottlenose dolphins at Discovery Cove Orlando® and wade beside otters and marmosets at the all-new Freshwater Oasis®.

 - Come face-to-face with more than 5,000 sea creatures and explore marine conservation at SEALIFE Orlando, home to a 360-degree ocean tunnel. 

Luxury

- Enjoy top golf at the luxurious Grande Lakes Orlando Resort or Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes.

- Pamper yourself at The Spa at Rosen Centre after a day at the theme parks.

- Enjoy specialty cocktails and views over I-Drive from Blue Martini at Pointe Orlando.

Food and Drink

- Dine on juicy steaks at Outback Steakhouse Spencer’s at the Hilton Orlando.

- Enjoy ‘farm to table’ Italian and live Sinatra at Vincenzo Cucina Italiana.

- Enjoy authentic Greek cuisine and belly dancing at Taverna Opa.

Events and Festivals

- March: The PGA Golf Tour kicks off at the Bay Hill Club & Lodge.

- April: Taste of Pointe Orlando showcases the best food from its award-winning restaurants.

- December: The Orlando Eye and I-Drive 360 celebrate the holiday season with Frostival.