Located in the heart of Orlando’s popular International Drive, I-Drive 360 is the Orlando’s new $200 million dollar entertainment city and home to The Orlando Eye. I-Drive 360 offers a fantastic opportunity to soar above Central Florida on The Orlando Eye or go under the sea at SEA LIFE Orlando or maybe just give a pose with a Star at Madame Tussaud's!
Considered as the tallest observational wheel on the North American East Coast and visible from most of central Florida, the Orlando Eye is the newest and the largest observation wheel on the east coast. It offers an excellent opportunity while on your holidays to Florida to catch a chance to see the magic of the city on an entertaining ride. The mesmerizing view from the top includes almost all of the downtown Orlando, captivating landscape and major theme parks and more. The Orlando eye stands 400 feet high, which is nearly 100 feet taller than the Statue of Liberty. On a clear day you can easily see all the way to Cape Canaveral. The Orlando Eye takes about 20 minutes to complete one full rotation. The ride doesn’t give a feel of swinging around or moving. It is not meant to be scary, rather provide an observation experience. Each of the 30 fully enclosed, air-conditioned glass capsules is complete with Apple tablet that gives the visitors fun and an interactive way to explore the views as they go around the wheel.
The Orlando Eye visitors get to choose their own unique experience like champagne flights and private capsules. The attraction also includes a 4D cinematic experience showcasing a 3D aerial journey of Central Florida that adds effects such as wind, water, and lighting. I-Drive 360 highlights also includes Madame Tussauds, world’s most famous celebrity wax attraction which showcases detailed and lifelike wax figures that offers a perfect tribute to the most influential celebrity and historical figures of our time like Jimmy Fallon, pop princesses Taylor Swift, actor Jim Parsons, international icon Ricky Martin and many more. You put your arms around them and get those photos that money can’t buy you.
Another I-drive 360 attraction is Sea Life Orlando, you can enjoy underwater adventure that displays colorful fish, sea horses, sea turtles, rays, sharks, jellies and more. A combination of winding tunnels, bubble aquarium, cold water rock pools and floor-to-ceiling presents a unique experience for guests of all ages. Sea Life Orlando features more than 5,000 sea animals from habitats representing Indian, the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
I-Drive 360 also has an equally unique line-up of restaurants featuring variety of flavorful experiences and offering dining options from full service to fast casual and quick serve. You can expect to find some popular brand restaurants such as Carrabbas’ Italian Grill, Buffalo Wild Wings, Yard House, Outback Steakhouse and Shake Shack. You will also find some unique establishments such as Naru, Sugar Factory, Tapa Toro and Paramount Fine Foods. I-Drive 360 provides a massive seven stories covered parking structure for visitors, from here you can wonder nearby to an open air courtyard featuring a water show set to music and color-changing lights while enjoying your favorite refreshment.