Universal Orlando theme parks are situated just a stone throw from International Drive in Orlando making it easy access even if you don’t have a car hire. Universal is split into four sections including two theme parks Universal Studios, Island of Adventures, City Walk and the hotel area.
Universal Theme Parks
3D rides check, 4D rides check, thrills, adventures and fun for all the family check. It has over 20 top attractions which suit all ages. If you’re into adrenalin pumping, music rocking rides, hit it up on one of the coolest roller coasters ‘Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit’, climb 17 stories above the park before you plummet at 65mph, this roller coaster isn’t for wimps it’s the world’s first non-inverting loop, another fantastic roller coaster is Revenge of the Mummy, come face to face with the Mummy as he attempts to steal your soul for all eternity. Other fabulous rides to check out are:
- Terminator 2 3-D
- A Day in the Park with Barney
- Woody Woodpecker’s Nuthouse Coaster
- Shrek 4-D
- E.T Adventure
For all you wizards amongst us step into the magic and excitement of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter this ride in Island of Adventure directly next door to Universal Studios, here you’ll find the most cutting edge rides, show and interaction attractions. Other popular attractions to ride:
- The amazing adventures of Spider-Man
- The Incredible Hulk
- The Cat In The Hat
- Jurassic Park Discovery Centre
Universal City Walk
Universal CityWalk is a 30-acre entertainment complex brimming with restaurants, nightclubs and bars. After a hard day at the parks hit the famous eateries such as Hard Rock Café for their gorgeous gourmet burgers or chuck a shrimp on the Barbie at Bubba Gumps fish restaurant after your dinner wind down to a perfect show of Blue Man Group who take live celebration of art, technology and music to a new dimension.
Universal Florida offers four top unique hotels, the deluxe Hard Rock Hotel Resort – live like a rock superstar, you’ll find very stylish accommodations with a first class service or sail away to the excitement at the tropical island themed Loews Royal Pacific Resort or the 5 star Italian-style Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, lastly and new to the collection Universal’s Cabana Bay is suited more the retro families. Guests of all Universal Orlando on-site hotels enjoy:
- Early Park Admission to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
- Complementary shuttle busses
- Resort-wide charging privileges with your room key card and free delivery of merchandise purchased throughout the resort to your hotel.