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There are many ways to enjoy your Orlando vacation, but there is only one place where vacation becomes adventure: Universal Orlando Resort. It is a unique destination featuring two theme parks, Universal Studios Florida and Universal's Islands of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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6000 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819-7640
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+1 407-363-8000
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Reviewed today

I have been to the Orlando Universal twice and Hollywood once. I will admit, it you are planning on doing both - do Hollywood first. It's good and well worth the trip, but a bit of a disappointment after Orlando. If you can only do...More

Thank M H
Reviewed today

This place ticks all the boxes. No matter your age you cannot fail to be impressed by the attention to detail here. Friendly staff and no long queues but we did go early morning.

Thank TRIXIE2010_12
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sadly, we only got to visit part of the Harry Potter experience as we never got to islands of adventure and didn’t take the train. BUT, walking around the shops going through Diagon Alley was great fun. No detail is spared here and you’ll find...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed yesterday

Immersive and exciting but very, very, very busy in July. Both Universal parks were busy but when you entered the Harry Potter areas the crowds were off the scale! Too busy/crammed to really take in all the detail. Glad we’d been before (in February and...More

Thank Toppross1
Reviewed yesterday

it is amazing to see how the park transformed the actual movie scenes into interactive adventures. Love the fire-breathing dragon!

Thank 1sheba
Reviewed yesterday

You may wish to ignore the rest of the Universal Park (especially if this is not your first trip) and spend almost all of your time here. There is such a wealth of detail in every aspect of this attraction - from the remarkable set...More

Thank cantesynge
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is amazing! The details made you feel like you were actually there. The dragon on top of the bank was scary and also spits fire. The ride was so fun and made you feel like you were actually there. I would defiantly recommend...More

Thank srod7115r
Reviewed yesterday

Definitely lived up to my expectations!! The rides were for all ages and the lines weren't too long! I recommend visiting Diagon Alley as its just like the real set of the movie!! it was exciting to go into the iconic stores in the movies...More

Thank Sydneybae
Reviewed yesterday

Pros • There’s a plethora of rides (with varying thrill levels) to choose from • Free shuttle to the parks are available at Universal hotels and other select hotels • A ‘legitimate’ theme park; everything blends in so well to the associated film production (e.g.,...More

Thank bones123us
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The wizarding world in both parks is fantastic .In the studios side you have kings cross station and diagon alley ,the attention to detail is amazing, gringotts bank is in this side and the ride escape from gringotts which is a simulator/coaster type ride and...More

Thank Lisa G
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August 13, 2018|
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Response from nicole v | Reviewed this property |
Scooters are easily available, most rides have disability access for either scooters or shorter walk, some have elevators as well, just have to ask when first entering rides.
August 9, 2018|
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Response from katina m | Reviewed this property |
Go straight to Harry Potter rides. Both HP worlds have one main Harry Potter ride that will be busy. If you stay at a Universal Hotel, you can get into the park an hour early. You may still think the lines are long for... More
Naser A
August 5, 2018|
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Response from kenmcgovern110 | Reviewed this property |
anytime you get to go is the right time !!