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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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We made sure to visit on a weekday to avoid big crowd. Upon entrance secure a harry potter timed entry ticket/stand by ticket. Aside from the very busy harry potter area... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

nice theme park especially the harry potter attraction. even though need to wait for about 3hours, i feel it is worth it. need to booked the time to enter the harry potter attraction to avoid over crowded. the butterbeer drink is a must to try. it is only available at the harry potter attraction. will be better if they can... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Very nice theme park especially with harry potter attraction. But beware of the long wait on harry potter ride of 180 mins average for a mere 3-4 mins ride. Love their wonderful park with snoopy elmo and hello kitty

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We made sure to visit on a weekday to avoid big crowd. Upon entrance secure a harry potter timed entry ticket/stand by ticket. Aside from the very busy harry potter area everything is just a breeze. You just have to enjoy. Ive seen few characters with long queues. Everything is in japanese. Staff are very helpful. Must visit when in... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

We didn't know there is special arrangement for Halloween celebration. It's super crowded. The people all dressed up with great enthusiasm. It's nice to experience the Halloween fun but it took hours to get in any ride. My son loved the Elmo here. But after he went to the one in Singapore, he liked it there better coz the Elmo... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

SO so busy - The Harry Potter area is not as good as the Orlando Park. The Hello Kitty area is a highlight.

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philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We booked hotel rooms in Universal Port Hotel and asked a friend who can read Japanese characters to buy us our USJ tickets in advance (this is not possible in english website). USJ is bigger than USS (singapore) and is worth the fisit if only for the Harry Potter area. However, I would not reccommend the ride in Harry Potter... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Everything is in Japanese, so as an English speaking only tourist it was difficult to enjoy. We bought 2 entry tickets and a 5 ride fast-pass for 268,000 yen. Way expensive for Japan standards of entertainment. The fast pass also only allowed you 5 limited rides with limitations THIS or THAT...I didn't know that and could only used 3 of... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I've been waiting to visit this park because HARRY POTTER! it makes you feel like you're really in the movies. Others rides are also worth to try. To enjoy this park at its best you better buy the express ticket. even though you have to use more money but it's just worth it!

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We had great fun in the park and enjoyed every ride we had. Some of the 3d rides are making us dizzy though, like the Spider-Man one and especially the Back to the Future one, nevertheless we loved it. Two cons: way too crowded, especially in the Harry Potter zone; and the language, everything was in Japanese, we could only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I arrive at 9.45 AM (on Sunday) and reserve ticket for Harry Potter Zone, I got 5 PM entrance ticket (Express ticket is sold out)

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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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