Orlando in the state of Florida was a peaceful quiet little town enhanced with lavish farmlands and numerous orange groves. Orlando’s quiet facade was permanently interrupted with the arrival of Orlando Disney World in 1971 with much fanfare. Suddenly the entire world took notice of Orlando which was a fairly unidentified town to individuals outside America. Ever since practically 50 million people travel to Orlando every year to have a taste of Walt Disney World’s magic and to sample Disney’s world well-known adventure rides.
Here are just some of the many adventure park rides in Orlando that are attracting many tourists.
In the fantasy Magic Kingdom, go with an outdoor, narrated river boat cruise into the jungle where you get to satisfy audio-animatronic hippopotamus, elephants & lions. You will cruise the rivers of 4 continents and will run into exotic animals in jungle and old ruins settings.
While still feeling adventurous, make a beeline to the Pirates of the Caribbean style park proclaimed to be one of the most popular excitement rides for tourists in Disney World. The Pirates of the Caribbean has actually amused millions of visitors on a thrilling adventure through dark, mysterious caverns and caves where ‘dead men mention to no tales’. Or do they? Go discover out for yourself at the Pirates of the Caribbean.
The around nine minute adventure flight, starring a cast of rascals, scoundrels and bad guys send visitors on a rollicking boat ride to a Caribbean port under siege by a swashbuckling band of pirates.
After your escape from the pirates, you might wish to soar into the sky with the Magic Carpets of Aladdin. Aladdin was a much enjoyed and popular film that influences this adventure ride. Set in a world of flying carpets, genies and magic lamps of the Arabian knights, visitors will be sent flying on an Arabian themed adventure with a young Aladdin.
We come down to earth or rather into earth next at the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad flight in Frontierland. Take this thrilling roller-coaster ride through the gorges and caverns of a deserted gold mine, on a runaway mine train. Swoop through the 179-foot-high red stone mountain and on to Tumbleweed, a flooded mining town of the wild wild west.
Right next to the Big Thunder Railroad trip is the Slash Mountain flight. This flight features special effects that provide the program its animated quality a heart-stopping ending.
Splash Mountain stars a cast of 68 Audio-Animatronics characters, one of the biggest groups of animated figures ever put together in a Walt Disney World tourist attraction. To begin the 11-minute journey ride, visitors will have to climb on board an eight-person flume log to traverse the canals of a flooded mountain.
The journey is loaded with twists, turns and sprays of delighting excitement. It culminates when visitors, tucked into their flume logs, plunge over the top of a steep spillway, whizzing from the mountaintop to a briar-covered pond 5 tales below. You will certainly get very wet with the 50 feet plunge. Well, this is a Splash trip as its name recommended after all. You have been alerted.
There are many more park rides in Orlando and to explain them in words will be doing oppressions to the park rides of which the magic can just be experienced when you take the park rides on your Orlando Florida vacation.