Orlando and Cancun is fast becoming a must-do trip for families. With access to family-friendly properties, this we can package up a unique holiday for you.
Orlando has been a firm family favourite for decades, and in the past few years Cancun has risen high on the family holiday bucket list. This twin centre holiday gives families the best of both worlds. Starting off in Orlando, the biggest and best theme parks will be on your doorstep offering unbeatable entertainment and thrilling activities. After a week or so, Cancun will offer the relaxing change of pace that you will need. The massive beach front resorts offer large pools, and easy access to the coast where you can soak up some rays whilst the kids splash about. All this is wrapped a distinctive Mexican flair giving you a whole different vibe to your family holiday.
No trip to Orlando would be complete without heading to the biggest and best theme parks in the world – Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment. From the rides to the entertainment and even the nightlife, you'll never find the time to do it all, so planning ahead is definitely advised!
Shopping in Orlando can be an all day activity – the expansive shopping malls come fully equipped with outdoor areas, salons, bars and restaurants. What's more, this is the home of outlet shopping – if you want to pick up some big brand names at discounted prices this is the place to be.
Orlando's International Drive is an 11 mile road which has been famed for being an entertainment hub for many, many years. The latest development to the area is the ultra modern I-Drive 360, home to the Orlando Eye, a 400ft giant Ferris wheel which offers splendid views over the whole city. The area also has attractions including Sea Life, Madame Tussauds and a selections of restaurants and bars.
Orlando is one of the largest golfing destinations in the world, with more than 170 courses to choose from. Many of the most popular villa communities and hotel resorts have award winning golf courses on-site so getting some tee time in should be a breeze. If golf isn't your thing, there are plenty of opportunities to get outside and enjoy a bit of nature, between the airboat rides and nature reserves you're never far away from some open green space.
With some of the clearest, bluest seas, Cancun is a great sport for indulging in some watersports. Scuba diving or snorkeling will allow you to experience the magical underwater world of tropical fish and the Great Mesoamerican Reef. There are also opportunities for sailing, water skiing and fishing on most beaches
Mayan culture is one that has fascinated the western world. Visit the Yucatan Peninsula in the north, where you can learn all about the Mayan people and view some of the iconic architecture that the Mayans are famed for.
For adrenaline junkies, there is plenty in Cancun to keep you entertained. Xcaret is the areas most famous ecological theme park where you can see go on a hike and see wildlife in its natural habitat. You can also swim with dolphins or learn more about sea life at the aquariums.
Cancun is also a top location for pure relaxation. Whether that's by the pool with a book, on the beach under a parasol, or in an award winning spa. Over 30 of the resorts in Cancun have excellent spas where you can truly relax your mind and rejuvenate your body. Many offer traditional treatments such as the Aztec Temzacal meaning 'House of Steam' and popular Greek Thalassotherapy treatments.
The Knight Family
We are one of the only UK tour operators to have a team based in Kissimmee, Orlando.
Our friendly team are available to all of our guests travelling to the USA, offering support, help, advice and a friendly face to anyone who needs it. Our team in Kissimmee includes locals, who can give you tips on the best places to shop or dine and British Expats who know the importance of a good cup of tea!
If you are staying in one of our villas, head to our Welcome Centre first where one of the team will give you your keys, directions and all the information you need to make your stay perfect.
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