You’ve already chosen the perfect place to eat, drink, and explore for your next getaway but when a city has as much to offer as Orlando does, you want to make sure you’re able to see it all. Since we don’t want you to miss a beat while you’re here take a look at our guide to help you experience everything Orlando has to offer without having to add the extra expense of renting a car.



I-Ride Trolley

The Trolley has 78 stops along the International Drive district, providing access to dining, shopping, attractions, and entertainment. With Trolleys arriving at each stop every 20 minutes, this is a fast and easy way to travel if you are heading to a location near one of the stops. Some of the major stops include the Premium Outlets, Pointe Orlando, the Orange County Convention Center, and Fun Spot America. Prices vary with a single fare costing $2.00 per person and a 7-day pass costing $12.00 per person. If you’re staying with us, passes can be purchased at our Concierge desk in the lobby.



Resort Shuttles

Included in your stay with us, we’ll provide scheduled shuttle transportation from the resort to theme parks like Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World. This is one of the most convenient ways to get to the theme parks, as the shuttles typically pick you up right from the resort. Avanti Palms offers a daily scheduled shuttle to all major theme parks. Click


Lynx Bus

This is the public transit system in Orlando. It travels throughout the entire metro area – making it a convenient option for someone wanting to visit Downtown Orlando, Winter Park, or other areas outside of the International Drive/Theme Park district. Travelers can pay per ride or buy passes. The cost of a 1-week pass is $16.00. Passes can be purchased online and individual rides can be paid for using exact change when boarding the bus


Transportation & Ride Sharing Companies

These offer shuttles and cars that pick-up and drop-off at the airport, hotels, attractions, and specific addresses. This is a great option for groups and for traveling to attractions that are further away. Pricing will for Uber and Lyft depend on the trip and number of people. Reservations with the transportation compainies can be made ahead of time, so everything is arranged before your vacation. Companies to consider: Mears and Orlando All Trans.



Walking

Because there is so much to do in Orlando, it is likely that there will be plenty of choices within walking distance of your hotel or resort. The International Drive area is the center of all of the activity, with some of the very best restaurants and night life. If you’re staying with us at Avanti Palms, your’re within walking distance of several popular attractions and some of the best eats in the city.