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Beautifully furnished villas and located near Orlando Florida’s best attractions. Browse through the nearest attractions such as Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Orlando Resort™, SeaWorld®, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort, and the amazing Golf Courses.

Nearby Attractions

Discovery Cove®

Part of the SeaWorld® and Busch Gardens® family, this park differs from the usual hustle and bustle of the heavily packed theme parks. An all-inclusive tropical oasis where guests can swim with dolphins, snorkel with fish and rays, hand-feed exotic birds and relax on pristine beaches.

At Discovery Cove® you don’t have to worry about crowds or turnstiles. This park offers beautiful beaches and aquatic adventures that are relaxing and fun for the whole family.

The Explorer's Aviary gives you the opportunity to hand feed tropical birds as they free fly all around you. You have the opportunity to swim and touch dolphins, stingrays, and exotic fish. If you don’t want to swim with animals, why not float down the lazy river! A trip to this park is a day-long, all-inclusive experience that includes breakfast and lunch, drinks, a private beach, and snorkeling equipment. Top attractions at Discovery Cove® include private cabanas and snorkeling pools.

Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay Florida

Thrill seekers will enjoy this 335-acre park with 9 distinct territories packed with roller coasters, rides, eateries, shops, and live entertainment. It is the ultimate family adventure park. Located in Tampa Bay which is about 1 hour from Orlando.

Busch Gardens® is home to Sheikra, a rollercoaster that is over 200 feet tall and has a 200 foot vertical descent. This ride provides you with a full view of the park if you are brave enough to look! You can even take up-close tours and meet the animals of the safari in person. With shows, dining experiences, rides, and shops there’s something for everyone in your party to experience a true African experience! Other rides include Kumba, Rhino Rally, Cheetah Chase, Manta and Bert and Ernie’s Watering Hole.

The whole park is designed to resemble a safari and animals including elephants, giraffes, kangaroos, camels, alligators, and bird to name a few. You can even get a chance to hand feed some of the cuddly kangaroos. Rides at this park tend to cater to over 10-year-olds. Your first encounter at the park is a Moroccan market, be sure to grab a map of the park there and check show times. If you head west from Morocco it will take you to the Bird Gardens, Sesame Street, Safari of Fun, Stanleyville and Jungala. Heading north you will find Nairobi, Timbuktu, and the Congo. Heading east takes you to Egypt and the Serengeti. This truly is an amazing African inspired experience.

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort

A must do for Brick Fans. Opened in 2011, sprawled across 150-acres, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort theme park was built using about 50 million pieces of LEGO. This family theme park is located in Winter Haven, just 45 minutes southwest of the Orlando theme parks or downtown Tampa.

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort is a multi-day vacation destination built for kids 2-12. Located just 45 minutes from Orlando and Tampa in Winter Haven, the resort includes a 150-acre theme park with more than 50 rides, shows and attractions based on “The LEGO® Movie™,” LEGO NINJAGO®, LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS™ and LEGO Friends, plus the seasonal LEGOLAND Water Park and a world-famous botanical garden.


If you love animals and would like a chance to see them up close then SeaWorld® is the place for you.

With its main focus on sea life, you will have a chance to see a variety of Sea creatures up close and personal. From the penguins to the bottlenose dolphins there’s no escaping this Sea adventure. SeaWorld® offers over 9 shows, roller coasters, gift shops, restaurants, and interactive attractions all centered around a 17-acre lagoon.

Home to the world-famous Shamu, there won’t be a minute of boredom as you explore sea life from every corner of the world. SeaWorld® is the perfect attraction for a low-key, relaxing ocean themed experience. No one leaves Sea World without learning a little something about nature. The shows and natural setting gives you the chance to pet a penguin, feed a dolphin or watch a 5-tonne whale leap out of the water! The park also has 3 thrilling coasters.

SeaWorld® is located just off the intersection of Interstate 4 and just 10 minutes from downtown Orlando and 15 minutes from the airport.

Golfing near Tuscana Resort

Orlando is a golfer’s paradise and home to many fantastic golf courses. Here are some of the top courses in the Orlando area.

Champions Gate Golf Club in Orlando, Florida features two premier 18-hole championship golf courses designed by accomplished architect and golfer, Greg Norman. One course has the feel of the best British Isle courses and the other is designed in the style of the better domestic courses with a number of par 3 holes and unusual bunkers. This golf course is located less than 5 mins from Tuscana Resort and just 10 miles from Disney World.

Celebration Golf - Ranked four and one-half stars by Golf Digest and has a park-like atmosphere within the natural wetland environment, creating a truly serene golf experience.

Grand Cypress Resort fashioned after a Scottish Glen is comprised of three 9-hole courses. The 9-hole “East” course at the Grand Cypress Resort facility features 3,434 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36.

The new course designed by Jack Nicklaus, ASGCA, was inspired by the Old Course at St. Andrews.

Falcon's Fire Golf Club is recognized both regionally and nationally as one of Orlando's finest golf courses. The champion golf course was signature-designed by Rees Jones.

Hot Air Balloon Rides near Tuscana Resort

Get a bird's eye view of Orlando and surrounding areas from a hot air balloon!

Here are some popular hot air balloon ride companies who operate nearby.

Bob's Balloons The sky's the limit! Bob's Balloons offers "your way" customized flights in over 100 takeoff and landing sites in the Central Florida area. It's personalized service that adds a magical touch to your hot air balloon experience.

Orlando Balloon Rides is "one of the world's largest operators of commercial hot air balloons." Each ride concludes with a champagne/sparkling cider toast, snacks, and a commemorative flight certificate. Sounds epic!

Shopping near Tuscana Resort

Orlando is home to 8 major shopping malls. From themed shopping boutiques to outlet malls and everything in between, makes Orlando area a shopper’s paradise. Here is a list of some of the top shopping malls.

  • Florida Mall – 270 stores in one mall! Very popular with locals and tourists, fabulous fashion, exceptional eateries.
  • Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores – Your favorite designers and name brands at incredible savings every day, food courts and our exciting events make Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores a shopper’s paradise.
  • Mall at Millenia – 150 of the world’s finest stores, services and eateries providing visitors an unparalleled shopping experience.
  • Orlando Premium Outlets – Find impressive savings at Ann Taylor, Barneys New York Outlet, Burberry, Coach, Diesel, Elizabeth Arden, Fendi, Gap Outlet, Giorgio Armani, Hugo Boss, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Nautica, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Salvatore Ferragamo, Tommy Hilfiger, and more.
  • Prime Outlets – A large retail outlet center offering a wide selection of discount, brand name manufacturer and designer stores.

Attractions near Tuscana Resort – Beaches

Don’t forget to pack your buckets and spades when you come to Tuscana Resort for your family vacation! Why not take a day trip to one of Florida’s beaches on the East Coast, all within 90 minutes of Orlando.

Choose from one of the top 5 beaches Cocoa Beach/Canaveral National Seashore, Daytona Beach, New Smyrna Beach, St Pete & Clearwater, and Melbourne Beach. Our Guest Service Agents at Tuscana will be delighted to assist you to plan your beach day trip.

To plan your vacation in Orlando please make your reservation with us and remember to inquire about booking theme park tickets!

Kennedy Space Center® Florida

Located in Cape Canaveral and is one of Central Florida’s most popular sights. This 140,000-acre must-see attraction gives you a hands-on opportunity to learn about the past, present and future of America’s space program.

Kennedy Space Center® Florida Kennedy Space Center® is the launch operations center for NASA. This is where the famous countdowns are heard as a mission prepares to launch.

The Kennedy Space Center® Visitor Complex should be the starting place for your visit. It is home to several attractions and it’s also where you can board a bus for tours of center beyond the visitor complex.

You will get a chance to tour launch areas, train in space-flight simulators and view a launch. Veteran astronauts are on site to meet and you can even book to have lunch with them. The IMAX. theatres let you experience space exploration alongside NASA’s astronauts. The park includes a rocket garden that is home to many of the famous shuttles who have been retired from missions.

There is an astronaut memorial where you can pay homage to those who dedicated their lives to space exploration. The kids won’t be bored with the play dome area. The park is also home to the Hubble telescope exhibit, a live star trek show, and many other space orientated attractions. This is a definite must for those fond of adventure, exploration, and outer space!

At the U.S Astronaut Hall of Fame, you will see authentic memorabilia and equipment including space suits and a flag that made it to the moon. The Kennedy Space Center® and the U.S Astronaut Hall of Fame are about one hour’s drive from Orlando.


This 59-acre one-of-a-kind water park that combines the best of both SeaWorld® and Discovery Cove® with up-close animal encounters, thrilling water rides and 80,000 square feet of white-sand beaches. Here you’ll also find river rides, water slides, gigantic double wave pools and amazing marine life.

Top attractions at Aquatica® include:

Dolphin Plunge – The most popular ride in the park! slip through a winding string of pitch dark black tubes and pass the Commerson’s dolphin habitat.

Wave Pools – These lagoons are a great way to cool off on hot days. Every 10 minutes a series of wave motions pass through the pools allowing you to bob up and down.

Tassie’s Twisters – Hop into an inner tube and swish at high speed through an enclosed tube down a slide.

Taumata Racer – Eight colorful tubes are lined up, following a countdown you launch yourself into your chute and slip and slide your way down into a splash pool.

Roa’s Rapids – Roa’s Rapids race you along an action river ride through the white waters of Aquatica®.

All in all, there is something for everyone in this tropical tiki-themed setting.

Aquatica® opens at 9 am with closing time varying between 5 pm and 10 pm depending on the season. Tickets and passes, as well as upgrade passes, can be ordered online. Don't forget your sunscreen and bottled water! Aquatica® is located just across the street from SeaWorld on International Drive off the Beachline Expressway (FL 528), 16 miles from our resort. This park is not for those afraid to get wet. A welcoming oasis when escaping the Florida heat!

Universal Orlando Resort™

Take a vacation like you mean it! Visit the popular Universal Orlando Resort™ on your next visit to the Orlando area. Get your adrenaline pumping with Universal Orlando Resort’s™ amazing theme parks – Universal Studios Florida™, Universal's Islands of Adventure™, and Universal's Volcano Bay™ water theme park. Not to mention movie-themed attractions, breathtaking rides, amazing dining, and incredible entertainment throughout the park.


At 110- acres, Gatorland® provides affordable-priced family fun with thousands of alligators & crocodiles to see, an aviary, breeding marsh with observation tower, petting zoo, nature walk, award-winning gift shop, and one-of-a-kind reptilian shows including the Gator Wrestlin’ Show, Gator Jumparoo and the Up-close Encounters Show.

Take a ride on the Gatorland® Express train and then head on over to Gator Gully Splash Park where kids of all ages can enjoy a good ol’ fashion squirtfest!

For over half a century, Gatorland® has been creating fond vacation memories for millions of visitors who have entered through its gaping gator mouth entrance. Families, friends and employees alike have ventured through the glass double doors on their way to a journey through this natural, low-tech adventure. Located between Orlando and Kissimmee on the South Orange Blossom Trail, Gatorland® is one of Central Florida’s oldest attractions and provides a unique and natural alternative to the larger theme parks of today.

An additional experience available at Gatorland® is The Screamin’ Gator Zip Line. Five intense zip lines flying at speeds of near 25mph along 1,200 feet of high flying thrills. Standing over seven stories tall, these amazing towers feature multilevel launch pads and breath-taking views from high above the treetops.

Soar through the air and defy gravity over some of the theme park’s star attractions–including Cuban and Nile crocodiles–before heading over the Alligator Breeding Marsh, complete with one hundred and thirty giant alligators watching from below! The zip line ride is not included in general admission to the park.

Tuscana Resort Orlando by Aston
1395 Tuscana Lane  ChampionsGate, FL  33896
Toll Free Reservations: 877-448-8722
Property Direct: 407-787-4800
Fax: 407-390-0663