Orlando's Best Outdoor Attractions

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Orlando's Best Outdoor Attractions
11 Nov 2020
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Hey you! Are you bored? Discover Orlando's best outdoor attractions while you can! 

 

 

Shopping & Dining: Universal CityWalk, Disney Springs, ICON Park

Professional Golf Resorts: David Leadbetter Golf Academy, Remington, Orange Lake

Miniature Golf Courses: Disney's Winter Summerland, Fantasia Gardens & Fairways, Pirates Cove, Congo River

Nature: Bok Tower Gardens, Airboat Rides, Fishing Guides, Celebration Bike Rental Tours

Airborne Adventures: Hot Air Balloon Rides, Hang Gliding Guides

 

Shopping & Dining:

Disney Springs is an outdoor shopping, dining & entertainment complex at Walt Disney World Resort. It's a great way to get your Disney fix without the price. All the restaurants comply with local guidelines regarding social distancing and regular sanitizing. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 11 miles

Distance from Orlando: 18 miles

 

Universal CityWalk is a beautiful place to walk around at night. The shops, restaurants & clubs all surround the CityWalk Lagoon. Famous restaurants such as Margaritaville, The Chocolate Emporium, & The Hardrock Cafe are right next door to Universal Studios. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 18 miles

Distance from Orlando: 9 miles

 

ICON Park advertises itself as the premiere entertainment destination. The 400 ft tall observation wheel is the eye catcher of this district. Many restaurants offer outdoor seating with views of this iconic wheel. The views at night are the best when the wheel is lit up with bright colors. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 17 miles

Distance from Orlando: 10 miles

 

Golf:

David Leadbetter Golf Academy World Headquarters offers students the very finest learning and practicing facilities to help them "Build a Lifelong Game."

Distance from Champions Gate: 0.9 miles

Distance from Orlando: 26 miles

 

Remington Golf Club is considered one of the favorites of many locals. Remington has an 18-hole golf course with a complete practice area including a water driving range.

Distance from Champions Gate: 21 miles

Distance from Orlando: 21 miles

 

Orange Lake Resorts Golf provides two championship golf courses and two executive golf courses (one lighted for nighttime play) & offers a challenge for all golfers. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 8 miles

Distance from Orlando: 24 miles

 

Miniature Golf:

Disney's Winter Summerland Miniature Golf Course is a winter themed miniature golf course open until January 30, 2021. Fantasia Gardens & Fairways Miniature Golf will open starting January 31, 2021. Anyime you visit, you will be able to experience the magic of Disney in a whole new way. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 9 miles

Distance from Orlando: 21 miles

 

Pirates Cove Adventure Golf takes your family on a swashbuckling adventure. The course takes you through a pirate ship, hidden caves, & over waterfalls in this eric mini-golf adventure. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 17 miles

Distance from Orlando: 10 miles

 

Congo River Golf transports you to the wilds of Africa. There are so many things to discover & explore while playing. There are also live alligator feedings every day. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 19 miles

Distance from Orlando: 8 miles

***Both Pirates Cove & Congo River have various locations. Both can be found on International Dr which offers rows of gift shops as well as restaurants. 

 

Nature:

Bok Tower Gardens is a historical landmark. There are so many things to see including Olmsted Gardens, Carillon Tower, & Pinewood Estate. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 31 miles

Distance from Orlando: 56 miles

 

Spirit of the Swamp Airboat Rides is Orlando's highest rated Airboat Ride company. Highly experienced captains will take visitors on a knowledgeable tour of the habitat of Florida's most famous resident-the alligator. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 20 miles

Distance from Orlando: 26 miles

 

Orlando Fishing Guides offers freshwater fishing & trophy bass fishing adventures. Their expeditions last from 4-8 hours.

Distance from Champions Gate: 20 miles

Distance from Orlando: 26 miles

 

Celebration Bike Rental Tours & More offers a unique way to explore the wonderful town of Celebration. Originally developed by the Walt Disney World Company, this little town is decked with cobblestone streets and a Disney-esque appearance. It looks like it was taken directly out of a Disney movie. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 7 miles

Distance from Orlando: 22 miles

 

Airborne Adventures:

Orlando Balloon Rides offers sunrise hot air balloon ride adventures that can last for 3-4 hours. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 14 miles

Distance from Orlando: 30 miles

Wallaby Ranch offers year round hand gliding fun with safety as their top priority. 

Distance from Champions Gate: 4 miles

Distance from Orlando: 30 miles

Be safe! Get outside! Have fun!