Orlando in the state of Florida was a tranquil quiet little town enhanced with rich farmlands and lots of orange groves. Orlando's quiet facade was permanently disrupted with the arrival of Orlando Disney World in 1971 with much fanfare. Unexpectedly the whole world took notice of Orlando which was a fairly unidentified town to people outside America. Considering that universal studios orlando packages then practically 50 million individuals travel to Orlando every year to have a taste of Disney World's magic and to sample Disney's world popular excitement rides.<br/><br/> <br/> <br/>Here are simply a few of the lots of adventure rides in Orlando that are drawing in so numerous vacationers.<br/><br/>In the fantasy Magic Kingdom, go with an outdoor, narrated river boat cruise into the jungle where you get to meet audio-animatronic hippopotamus, elephants & lions. You will travel the rivers of 4 continents and will run into exotic animals in jungle and ancient ruins settings.<br/><br/> <br/> <br/>While still feeling daring, make a beeline to the Pirates of the Caribbean amusement park promoted to be among the most popular thrill rides for travelers in Disney World. The Pirates of the Caribbean has actually entertained millions of visitors on a thrilling experience through dark, strange caverns and caves where 'dead men mention to no tales'. Or do they? Go discover for yourself at the Pirates of the Caribbean.<br/><br/>The about nine minute thrill trip, starring a cast of rascals, scoundrels and bad guys send visitors on a rollicking watercraft flight to a Caribbean port under siege by a swashbuckling band of pirates.<br/><br/>After your escape from the pirates, you may want to skyrocket into the sky with the Magic Carpets of Aladdin. Aladdin was a much enjoyed and popular film that inspires this thrill ride. Set in a world of flying carpets, genies and magic lamps of the Arabian knights, visitors will be sent out flying on an Arabian themed journey with a young Aladdin.<br/><br/>We come down to earth or rather into earth next at the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad ride in Frontierland. Take this thrilling roller-coaster flight through the canyons and caverns of a deserted gold mine, on a runaway mine train. Swoop through the 179-foot-high red stone mountain and on to Tumbleweed, a flooded mining town of the wild wild west.<br/><br/>Right alongside the Big Thunder Railroad trip is the Slash Mountain flight. This flight features special effects that give the program its animated quality a heart-stopping finale.<br/><br/>Splash Mountain stars a cast of 68 Audio-Animatronics characters, one of the largest groups of animated figures ever assembled in a Walt Disney World attraction. To start the 11-minute journey ride, visitors will need to get on board an eight-person flume log to traverse the canals of a flooded mountain.<br/><br/>The journey is loaded with twists, turns and sprays of delighting enjoyment. It culminates when visitors, tucked into their flume logs, plunge over the top of a high spillway, whooshing from the mountaintop to a briar-covered pond five stories below. You will definitely get very wet with the 50 feet plunge. Well, this is a Splash ride as its name suggested after all. You have been cautioned.<br/><br/>There are numerous more rides in Orlando and to describe them in words will be doing oppressions to the park rides of which the magic can just be experienced when you take the rides on your Orlando Florida vacation.