A vacation is an opportunity to embrace the possibilities for fun and entertainment. Travelers that are looking for the very best of it all will find it waiting for them in Orlando, Florida with every visit. This Central Florida locale is loved for its world-class theme parks, amazing dining selections, sensational shopping stops, and options for connecting with nature and wildlife as well. No matter what your travel interests might be, Orlando is a city where they can be indulged. If you happen to be someone looking to enjoy the most iconic attractions the city hosts, you’ll want to be sure you add a stop at the Wheel at Icon Park Orlando
to your list of must-do activities. It’s a sky-high adventure that promises to be one-of-a-kind from start to finish.
Where to Find The Wheel at Icon Park Orlando
When you’re ready to make the most of stunning city views, visitors to Orlando will find The Wheel at Icon Park right on International Drive. This ideal destination makes it possible for guests who are looking forward to a ride around The Wheel to pair the experience with access to more than 50 restaurants, shops, and additional attractions right on-site. Visitors and locals alike come to Icon Park for daytime and nighttime fun and entertainment thanks to a variety of customized attraction packages available to be purchased in advance. The free area parking makes it a convenient place to linger and enjoy the sights whether you’re in town solo, as a couple, or with a group of family and friends.
Expect Fun at Every Turn
Towering 400 feet up in the air, The Wheel is a stunning work of amusement architecture that happens to provide its guests with some of the greatest Orlando views around. You’ll need to book a ticket before hopping on, but once you do, guests will enjoy an 18-minute ride that promises to inspire. Since opening in 2015, The Wheel continues to be a fan-favorite Icon Park and greater Orlando attraction with good reason. The Wheel is outfitted with a collection of air-conditioned capsules so that guests can make more of the view comfortably no matter what time of year they’re in town. While The Wheel is easy to admire during the daytime, at night, it’s illuminated in style. Over 64,000 color-changing LED lights go to work in eye-catching fashion when the sun goes down. It’s fair to say this structure has become a beacon across the Orlando skyline.
A View to Remember
While the thrill of the sheer heights The Wheel offers up is always exciting, many visitors find that the view is what makes them return for more. At the peak of the turn, those riding The Wheel have a good chance of enjoying views over everything from Walt Disney World to Universal Studios alike. Landmarks like the Amway Center and the Kennedy Space Center are even visible on clear days in the distance. Being able to see all of International Drive from a bird’s eye perspective is a one-of-a-kind experience guests to Orlando won’t want to miss out on. Additionally, Orlando is a city that’s home to over 100 lakes and when you’re at the top of The Wheel, you can see a good number of them! It’s a terrific view over locations like Big Sand Lake and Little Sand Lake.
Pick a Ticket Package to Fit Your Preferences
Purchasing a ticket for a trip around The Wheel is simple. Prices start around $28.99 per person with upgrade options available for those looking to enjoy a VIP experience. This enhances the ride with memorable photo packages included. Additionally, those who are looking to pair their ride around The Wheel with other Icon Park experiences may want to consider booking an Icon Park Play Pass. This particular type of pass allows for a trip on The Wheel as well as dining and shopping opportunities and discounts. Other attractions included in ticket packages can include Madame Tussauds Orlando Wax Museum, a 7D Motion Theater, the Pearl Express Train, Sea Life Orlando Aquarium, and more! When visitors have had their fill of attraction fun, Icon Park also hosts a variety of dining establishments to enjoy. The Wheelhouse Market, Uncle Julio’s Mexican, Tin Roof: A Live Music Joint, and iCafe de Paris are just a few of the many savor options to select from when cravings come calling around The Wheel.
Book Your Orlando Getaway Today
There’s never been a better time to enjoy a well-deserved getaway to sunny and fun Orlando, Florida. Whether you’re here to experience The Wheel, all of Icon Park, or to make the most of the entire city of possibilities, having amazing accommodations
in place elevates the stay every step of the way. Reach out to the team
at Magical Vacation Homes today to learn more about our luxurious vacation rental options throughout Orlando and how we can help you make more of your next Florida adventure.