Kissimmee is a family-oriented destination known for its off-the-beaten-path adventures, endless sunshine and proximity to world-famous theme parks. Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Orlando® Resort and SeaWorld® Orlando are just minutes away. The parks are sure to create experiences that last a lifetime and with new experiences opening frequently, there is always something different to see. In addition to the theme parks, there is a wild side to explore in this destination. Lush landscapes create the perfect backdrop for outdoor adventures. Whether it’s zipping through treetops, gliding across the headwaters of the Everglades or soaring above it all in a hot air balloon, there is sure to be a thrill for you. Natural scenery transforms into three quaint downtown areas which boast boutique shopping, local dining and lakeside parks. If brand-name shopping is more your style, Premium Outlets, The Florida Mall and Mall at Millenia offer everything from family favorites to designer shops. When you're visiting Orlando's theme parks, consider staying and playing in Kissimmee.