Universal’s Islands of Adventure

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Hogwarts was brilliant, fun water rides.

Universals Islands of Adventure

5 stars:

Trusted Customer reviewed 19 Mar, 2020

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Located right next door to Universal Studios Florida and included in the price of your Explorer Ticket, you'll experience the innovative thrills and unexpected adventures of Universal's Island of Adventure theme park. Plus, for the first time ever, join Hagrid™ as you fly far beyond the grounds of Hogwarts™ castle on a thrilling roller coaster ride to discover the rarest magical creatures.

Our guide to Universal’s Islands of Adventure

There’s a reason why this park has won the TripAdvisor best theme park award 5 years in a row… You are totally transported into legendary worlds where super heroes, beasts, and magical creatures stand before you. Explore The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ - Hogsmeade™ where you can enter Hogwarts™ castle and the School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Swing high above the city streets with Spider-Man. Be catapulted up to 67mph on a high-speed roller coaster rampage on The Incredible Hulk Coaster®. Or, step into Jurassic Park and for those brave enough to visit the raptor paddock, you may be able to carefully approach one of the deadly predators.

Islands of Adventure really is where the adventure begins!

Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Universal’s Islands of Adventure

If only one or two of your party want to ride on one of the main attractions at Universal’s Islands of Adventure®, such as The Incredible Hulk Coaster® or Dragon Challenge™, use the single rider line. Whilst it’s not guaranteed that two of you will sit together, the wait time will be significantly less.

Rides

Our guide to Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure™ - NOW OPEN

Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure™ - NOW OPEN

For the first time ever, join Hagrid™ as you fly far beyond the grounds of Hogwarts™ castle on a thrilling roller coaster ride that plunges into the paths of some of the wizarding world’s rarest magical creatures.

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™

Make your way through the familiar classrooms and corridors of Hogwarts™ School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Then soar above the castle grounds as you join Harry Potter™ and his friends on an unforgettably thrilling adventure, coming face-to-face with magical creatures! This amazing attraction uses groundbreaking technology (and a little magic) to create a one-of-a-kind ride experience.

Hogwarts™ Express: Hogsmeade™ Station

Hogwarts™ Express: Hogsmeade™ Station

Nestled within the charming village of Hogsmeade™, this is where you can board and ride the Hogwarts™ Express to King's Cross Station in the London area of Universal Studios Florida™. Get ready to encounter characters and creatures from the Harry Potter™ books and films. When you arrive in London, pop around the corner to find the secret entryway into Diagon Alley™. Universal Explorer Ticket Required.

The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man®

The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man®

Face a cast of Marvel characters as you soar above the streets, scale skyscrapers and battle bad guys left and right. The high-definition 3-D graphics are so vivid, you might catch yourself counting the stitches on Spider-Man's gloves. Just watch out for the 400-foot freefall.

The Incredible Hulk Coaster®

The Incredible Hulk Coaster®

Feel the strength and rush of becoming a super-powered Hulk on this high-speed roller coaster rampage.

Raptor Encounter

Raptor Encounter

The fear is real at the Raptor Encounter. Not only the most intelligent dinosaur on Isla Nublar, raptors are also one of the most dangerous. Your experience begins at an electrified paddock where Blue is contained. You'll learn some interesting facts about the clever carnivore and try to slowly approach her to snap a photo. But don't make any sudden movements because her dagger-like teeth are just inches away!

Jurassic Park River Adventure

Jurassic Park River Adventure

Relive the original Jurassic Park on a thrilling river raft adventure. You’ll ride through the jungle and see dinosaurs in their natural habitats.

Skull Island: Reign of Kong

Skull Island: Reign of Kong

Brave the dangers of a 1930’s expedition that’s caught in a clash between prehistoric predators and fearsome creatures. As ferocious beasts battle, King Kong hurls himself between you and certain doom. But is he friend, or foe? With each primal roar. Each chest pounding thud. One thundering truth comes clear: This is his home, his kingdom. Only he reigns.

Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge-Rat Barges®

Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge-Rat Barges®

Set sail for uncharted hilarity as you help Popeye the Sailor Man rescue Olive from the clutches of that big blowhard Bluto. Brave white-water rapids as this twisting, turning raft ride makes you wish you'd have brought your spinach... and a towel.

Doctor Doom’s Fearfall®

Doctor Doom’s Fearfall®

All hail Doctor Doom®! The Fantastic Four's arch-nemesis has taken fear to new heights! As a subject of Doctor Doom's monarchy of Latveria you have no choice but to submit to his latest evil experiment – a diabolical device created to extract every ounce of fear from your body so that he can use it against the Fantastic Four™.

Reviews

Average 4.7 out of 5 (489 customer reviews)

★★★★★ ★★★★★

Hogwarts was brilliant, fun water rides.

5 stars:

Angela Colgan reviewed 19 Mar,2020

Lots of fun but Harry Potter World was crazy busy and the New Hagrid Ride was 2 to 3 hour waits when it was even working.

4 stars:

Trusted Customer reviewed 10 Mar,2020

The Hull. That's all we need to say here. What a rollercoaster ride. Our family love it. The jurassic park area is great with a new ride being built at the moment. The Harry Potter land ihas to be experienced even if you haven't seen the movies or read the books

5 stars:

Ken Tobin reviewed 09 Mar,2020

Fab visit to Islands of Adventure, Harry Potter is amazing

4 stars:

Trusted Customer reviewed 05 Mar,2020

Tegenovergestelde van studio’s. Hoger budget, De ride met Hagrid was geweldig, net als de dark ride in Hogwards. De Hulk coaster was gaaf. Zeker de moeite waard.

5 stars:

Trusted Customer reviewed 11 Feb,2020

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