Orlando

 
Hero Image

Vacation Packages

Legendary Theme Parks

Click for Deals

Orlando is the city where magic comes to life. Where else can you take a stroll down Diagon Alley? Or go around the world in Disney World's famous Epcot? No vacation is complete without stops to both Universal Orlando Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort, not to mention the various other town attractions. You won't be bored in Orlando!

Orlando Hotels

Featured Deals

More About Orlando

Overview

A trip to Orlando is the ultimate family-friendly vacation. Here in central Florida, magic and wonderment come to life. There is no end in sight when world-class theme parks and wild waterparks surround you. Perhaps you are interested in taking a break from the park? Head south to Kennedy Space Center, about an hour southwest of Orlando, for some out-of-this-world excitement.

Content provided by Costco Travel experts. Copyright © Costco Travel. All rights reserved.

Before You Go

Airport Check-In: It is recommended that you reconfirm your flight information and check in for your flights at the airline's website 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. Please bring all your final documents with you. It is important to arrive at the airport at least 90 minutes prior to departure for all domestic flights, and two to three hours prior to departure for international flights.

Required Documents: U.S. citizens must travel with a valid government-issued photo identification (such as a driver’s license). Rules are subject to change at any time, without notice. For the most current information, visit the website for the U.S. Department of State at www.travel.state.gov.

Newlywed Information: Tickets and other travel documents must exactly match your current identification. If not, you could be denied boarding and no refund will be forthcoming.

Honeymoon Packages: Some hotels require a marriage certificate or license in order for you to receive the honeymoon package. Please bring this information with you if you are traveling on a honeymoon package.

Luggage: Baggage allowances and fees vary by airline. For airline baggage fees and policies please visit https://www.costcotravel.com/Info/Airline-Baggage. If baggage fees do apply, this cost will be additional and must be paid directly to the airline.

Travel Health Information: For the most current worldwide health information, consult your family physician or the official website for the Center for Disease Control at www.cdc.gov/travel or by phone at 1-800-232-4636. You’ll find information on recent outbreaks, required vaccinations, insect protection, illness and injury abroad, and more.

General Safety Tips: By taking a few simple security precautions before and during your vacation, you can help ensure that you, your traveling companions, and your valuables are as safe and secure as possible.
  • To make it easier to replace your passport if it’s lost or stolen, in addition to your passport, take a photocopy of your passport information page (keeping it separate from your actual passport).
  • Carry only a limited amount of cash, just enough for gratuities and incidental purchases. Major credit cards are widely accepted and can be replaced if lost or stolen.
  • Always lock your hotel room door (including patio and balcony door on any level of the building) and use the peephole before opening the door.
  • Store your valuables (such as cash, credit cards and airline tickets) in the hotel’s in-room safe or front desk safety deposit box.
  • If you must carry valuables on your person, do so in a pouch or money belt concealed under your clothing. Purses and backpacks can be easy targets for thieves.
  • For complete and current safety and security information, including travelers’ tips, public announcements, travel advisories and more, please visit the Web site of the U.S. Department of State at www.travel.state.gov.

Climate:
Average Fahrenheit Temperature:
May through September: 88° to 92°
October through April: 72° to 85°

Tropical Storm Season from June to November

Water Safety: Tap water is safe to drink.

Tipping: A 15% tip is customary for service. At All-Inclusive hotels, gratuities are generally included in the vacation price.

Local Currency: U.S. Dollar

Time Zone: Eastern

Telephone Information: Direct dialing for local and international telephone calls is available from most hotels and from most public phones.

Local Language: English

Transportation: Rental cars, taxis and buses are available. To determine time schedules, please inquire at your hotel.

Do Not Forget: Visitors are reminded to bring sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, swimwear, insect repellent, personal prescriptions, a camera, film/memory card, an extra camera battery, comfortable walking shoes, and travel documents.

Activities

Make the most of your vacation by including an activity when you book your package. Please note, activities are only available with a vacation package.

Clearwater Beach Bus

Take a timeout from the theme parks for a day of fun in the sun. Enjoy Clearwater Beach at your leisure. Work on your tan, swim in the warm gulf waters, or stroll down the promenade and browse through the colorful shops. The fun-filled choices are yours. Sit back, relax and enjoy a beautiful beach day under the famous Florida sun.

Additional Information

Tour Details
   Activity Level: This tour requires an above-average level of fitness and mobility.

Tour Duration:  Approximately 12 hours

Tour Highlights
  • A day of fun in the sun on the Gulf Coast of Mexico

Age Group(s)
  • Adult  12+
  • Children  3 to  11

Tour Inclusion(s)
  • Round-trip transfers
  • Free time to enjoy the area at your leisure

Days of Operation
  • Monday, Thursday
  • Except:  Not available on Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day

Departs Between
  • 7:30   a.m.  and  8:30   a.m.
    Please contact Gray Line of Orlando 24 hours prior to your tour to confirm pick up information

Suggested to Bring
  • Camera, sunscreen, swimwear and beach towel

Cancellation Policy
  • A 100% cancellation fee will apply for no-shows or if the reservation is canceled within one day prior to arrival
[TOURSMCO008]
Clearwater Beach and Lunch

Take a timeout from the theme parks for a day of fun in the sun. Enjoy Clearwater Beach at your leisure. Work on your tan, swim in the warm gulf waters, or stroll down the promenade and browse through the colorful shops. The fun-filled choices are yours. Sit back, relax and enjoy a beautiful beach day under the famous Florida sun. A lunch voucher is included, which is valid at a local café.

Additional Information

Tour Details
   Activity Level: This tour requires an average level of fitness and mobility.

Tour Duration:  Approximately 10 hours

Tour Highlights
  • Free time on the white sane beach at Clearwater

Age Group(s)
  • Adult  12+
  • Children  3 to  11

Tour Inclusion(s)
  • Round-trip transfers
  • Lunch vouchers to use in a Clearwater Beach cafe
  • Time to enjoy the resort town and beach at your leisure
  • Driver-guide assistance

Days of Operation
  • Monday, Thursday
  • Except:  Not Available on Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day

Departs Between
  • 7:30   a.m.  and  8:30   a.m.
    Please contact Gray Line of Orlando 24 hours prior to your tour to confirm pick up information.

Suggested to Bring
  • Camera, sunscreen, swimwear and beach towel

Cancellation Policy
  • A 100% cancellation fee will apply for no-shows or if the reservation is canceled within one day prior to arrival.
[TOURSMCO009]
Kennedy Space Center Tour

Explore the ins and outs of Kennedy Space Center on this day tour. You’ll have access to restricted areas, walk under the massive Saturn V rocket, and possibly meet and greet an astronaut. One of the many highlights will be the Shuttle Launch Experience, a space simulator that gives you a taste of what the astronauts feel when they lift off. You’ll also be able to view IMAX movies, giving you a 3D look into what it’s like to walk on the moon. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s Space Shuttle Atlantis brings visitors nose-to-nose with the priceless Atlantis spacecraft as only astronauts have seen it before. More than 60 interactive, touch-screen experiences and high-tech simulators invite guests to “be the astronaut,” bringing to life the people, passion and patriotism behind NASA’s 30-year Space Shuttle Program, as well as the complexity of the engineering marvel that launched the Hubble Space Telescope and built the International Space Station (ISS).

Additional Information

Tour Details
   Activity Level: This tour requires an average level of fitness and mobility.

Tour Duration:  Approximately 10 hours

Tour Highlights
  • Enjoy a shuttle launch experience
  • Touch a piece of real moon rock
  • Stroll around the Rocket Garden
  • Walk underneath the Saturn V
  • Experience the Space Shuttle Atlantis

Age Group(s)
  • Adult  12++
  • Children  3 to  11
  • Infant  0 to  2

Tour Inclusion(s)
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Admission ticket
  • Unlimited access to the visitors complex exhibits

Days of Operation
  • Daily
  • Except:  Not available on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

Departs Between
  • 7:30   a.m.  and  8:30   a.m.
    Please contact Gray Line of Orlando 24 hours prior to your tour to confirm pick up information.

Suggested to Bring
  • Camera, film and mosquito spray during the summer months

Cancellation Policy
  • A 100% cancellation fee will apply for no-shows or if the reservation is canceled within one day prior to arrival.

Additional Information
  • Strollers and wheelchairs are available at Kennedy Space Center.
  • Electronic translator systems are available for hire once at location.
  • No backpacks, large bags, coolers, food and weapons will be permitted within the facility.
[TOURSMCO017]

Theme Parks

Theme park must be booked with a vacation package. During the booking process you will be instructed on how to select the desired theme park tickets.
For assistance, please call 1-866-921-7925.

NEW Important Requirements: Walt Disney World Resort Reservations. As Walt Disney World Resort reopens, Park attendance will be strictly managed through a new Park reservation system. Guests who do not have an advance Park reservation will be denied entry. To enter a Park on a particular day, both a Park reservation for that day and a Ticket valid for Park admission on that day are required. This applies to Park Tickets included with or added to a Costco Travel package. Prior to purchasing your Costco Travel package, it is recommended all Guests check the Park Availability Calendar at www.disneyworld.disney.go.com/availability-calendar (to access, copy URL into your web browser). Next, immediately after purchasing your Costco Travel package, it is recommended all Guests create a profile (unless they already have one) at www.StartYourDisneyExperience.com. Link any Resort Room Reservation and Ticket Reservations using the Walt Disney World Ticket confirmation number provided in your Costco Travel documents. Then, make Park reservations via My Disney Experience for each day you plan to visit the Parks. In addition, it is recommended all Guests visit www.Disneytraveltradeinfo.com/wdwws. There, they can view important information about Park reopening, reservations, limitations on benefits, features, experiences, new safety measures, etc. Please note: All policies are subject to change and are outside the control of Costco Travel.

It’s like stepping right into a dream. Only the places seem real! A place of magic...a place of discovery...one of adventure...one with spotlights and showbiz. The four Walt Disney World® Theme Parks make the real world seem far away, and make-believe as real as the smile on your face. They are the places where innocence is reborn, memories are made, and fun, imagination and excitement surround the young, and young at heart.

In connection with your purchase of Universal Orlando products and your visit to Universal Orlando, including Universal Studios Florida, Universal's Islands of Adventure, Universal's Volcano Bay, Universal CityWalk, and the Universal Orlando Resort hotels, please be advised that you must follow Universal Orlando's policies, CDC guidelines and the recommendations of health officials. Please note that any public location where people are present provides an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 and Universal Orlando cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed during your visit. By visiting Universal Orlando, you acknowledge and agree that you assume these inherent risks associated with attendance. When you enter Universal Orlando, you understand that you are subject to the Universal Orlando terms of service (including arbitration, class action waiver, assumption of risk, and infectious disease release of liability) located at www.universalorlando.com/safetyinfo

Explore three amazing theme parks at Universal Orlando Resort – the movie and TV-based excitement of Universal Studios Florida, the worlds of legendary heroes at Universal's Islands of Adventure and the tropical paradise of Universal's Volcano Bay water theme park. From theme park thrills to the best in dining and entertainment, Universal Orlando Resort is a vacation of endless awesome.

Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2022 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

Transfers

Region: Orlando
Transfer Company: Mears Motor Shuttle
Telephone: 800-759-5219

Rental Cars

rental car logo

Orlando International Airport (MCO)
1 Jeff Fuqua Blvd, Orlando, FL, 32827
Telephone: 888-826-6893
Monday-Friday Hours: 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Saturday-Sunday Hours: 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Walt Disney Car Care Center
1000 Car Care Dr, Orlando, FL, 32830
Telephone: 888-826-6893
Monday-Friday Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Rates Include

  • Rates include the daily rental rate, the Florida state general excise tax, the daily vehicle rental surcharge, the daily vehicle licensing and registration fee, and the airport concession recovery fee (where applicable).

Renter Qualifications

  • Renters must be at least 21 years of age at the time of the rental. Renters ages 21-24 will be subject to a daily surcharge.
  • Major credit card in own name (AMEX, VISA, MasterCard).

Additional Driver Policy

  • One additional driver is included in the rates.
  • Additional drivers must be at least 21 years of age. Drivers 21 to 25 years of age are subject to the underage driver's fee.

Safety

  • Florida state law requires that a child under 4 years of age (up to about 40 lbs) is properly restrained in a child safety seat. (Renter responsible for securing child passenger in child safety seat in rental vehicle.)

Items on Request

  • A request for hand controls must be requested directly through Alamo's Tour Help Desk.

Accident Protection Plan

  • Optional insurance plans are available to book directly through Alamo at the rental location.

Drop Charges

    • Drop fees do not apply when picking up and returning the car within the state of Florida, with the exception of Key West, Florida.
    • If the vehicle is returned to Key West, Florida or another location outside the state of Florida, an additional drop charge will apply, and is payable to Alamo directly.
    • Fee varies by location.
    *Drop charges are subject to change without notice.

Cancellation Policy

  • There will be no charge for cancellations made prior to pick-up date.


rental car logo

Orlando International Airport (MCO)
1 Jeff Fuqua Blvd, Terminal A & B, Orlando, FL, 32827
Telephone: 407-825-1700
Monday-Friday Hours: 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Saturday-Sunday Hours: 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Rates Include

  • Rates include the daily rental rate, the Florida state general excise tax, the daily vehicle rental surcharge, the daily vehicle licensing and registration fee, and the airport concession recovery fee (where applicable).

Renter Qualifications

  • Valid driver's license in own name (required by law). Foreign renters must have a valid license from their home country. An international license alone is not acceptable.
  • Major credit card in own name (AMEX, VISA, MasterCard, Discover and Diners Club)
  • Renters must be at least 21 years of age at the time of the rental. Renters ages 21-24 will be subject to a daily surcharge.

Additional Driver Policy

  • One additional driver is included in the rates.
  • For additional drivers beyond the one complimentary, a daily fee will apply and will be charged at the Budget rental location will be subject to a daily surcharge.

Safety

  • Florida state law requires that a child under 4 years of age (up to about 40 lbs) is properly restrained in a child safety seat. (Renter responsible for securing child passenger in child safety seat in rental vehicle.)
  • Child safety seats are available for a daily surcharge and must be requested in advance.

Items on Request

  • A request for hand controls must be requested directly through Budget's Tour Help Desk.

Accident Protection Plan

  • Optional insurance plans are available to book directly through Budget at the rental location.

Drop Charges

    • Drop fees do not apply when picking up and returning the car within the state of Florida, with the exception of Key West, Florida.
    • If the vehicle is returned to Key West, Florida or another location outside the state of Florida, an additional drop charge will apply, and is payable to Budget directly.
    • Fee varies by location.
    *Drop charges are subject to change without notice.

Cancellation Policy

  • There will be no charge for cancellations made prior to pick-up date.


Think Costco Travel First

  • Exclusively for Costco members
  • We are Costco and we know travel
  • The value you want with the quality you expect
  • No surprises when you're ready to pay
  • Additional advantages of membership

Learn more about the Costco Travel difference.

Earn More

 Executive Membership and Citibank Cards

  • Executive Members earn an annual 2% reward
  • Go Big with 3% cash back rewards on Costco Travel with the Costco Anywhere Visa® Card by Citi

Click here to maximize your rewards.