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Address: 2-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana-ku, Osaka 554-0031, Osaka Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 6-6465-3000
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: This extremely popular theme park is equivalent to the Universal Studios...
This extremely popular theme park is equivalent to the Universal Studios in Hollywood and Orlando, and features shows, rides and restaurants based on famous movie themes, like Jaws, Back to the Future and Terminator.
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Hot and Packed July Trip

It was a very sunny, hot and packed USJ when we were there. Took the JR Line from Osaka to USJ, fairly straight forward to get there. Unfortunately some rides and part of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Pattaya, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

paying big fee same as hotel room price and wait for 2 hours for any amusement. waste all money and not worth for it. If possible i would like to get my money back. I feel sorry to make a wrong decision for coming here. Just ripped off. so dissappointed. The management is so bad to let the guests waited... More 

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Jakarta
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Park is quite small compare to Disney. Not many rides for people to try. When it full of people you can fell the parks is overcrowded also very hot in July. Not enough shelter to hide from the very bright sun in July. 2-3 main rides was closed so people is looking for other already limited ride. F&B and souvenir... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

My email is Mattalansharp@gmail.com if you want help. This is a long post and I hope people like me who was worried about rides, waits and food etc be find this helpful. Am reviewing this a day after our visit on a very wet Thursday. I researched, a lot, and like you read lots of feedback. Who to believe?? These... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

It was a very sunny, hot and packed USJ when we were there. Took the JR Line from Osaka to USJ, fairly straight forward to get there. Unfortunately some rides and part of the park was closed. Shrek and Jurassic Park was unavailable. You need to get a ticket (only 1 time) to enter Harry Potter and wow it was... More 

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KL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We went on a Monday. Had to que 2.5hrs for the Harry Potter 4D ride (which in my opinion is the best ride in the park). The park management was understanding as they provided 2 water dispensers along the que which was very much a necessity in the hot weather. When we came out of the ride at 2pm, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We had fun..although the lines are quite long...the rides are fun for adults especially the backdrop...the amenities are clean

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Maybe we can blame ourselves, but getting there on time is too late to buy a fast pass into the park. We bought tickets the previous day and meant to get the fast pass tickets on the day, but no luck. Buying fast-pass tickets online through the English website redirects you to travel agents from other countries. I only later... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

If you wanted to try all the attractions, you need to spend at least two days here. Especially when you travelling with small kids.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

the theme park "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" is amazing. The decoration and the shops are very vivid, like bringing the visitors to the movie. However, the area is too small and crowded everywhere, no matter that you are shopping in store, waiting outside restaurant, queuing up to The Harry Potter and Forbidden Journey, you only can see many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

It was a great day out with great weather. We have purchased the express pass prior to arriving in Osaka via the japanese website. We went on a Thursday, it wasn't as busy, as we planned to go during the non-peak season (this was just after Golden Gai). We were able to try all the rides regardless of the express... More 

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Address: 2-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana-ku, Osaka 554-0031, Osaka Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 6-6465-3000
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Osaka Prefecture  >  Osaka

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