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Universal Orlando Resort, Orlando
(4.2/5 based on 24,000+ reviews on the web)
Universal Orlando Resort inspires more than 7 million annual visitors to "ride the movies," offering a behind-the-scenes look at movie-making and TV shows. It features two theme parks, seven themed areas, numerous 3-D rides, hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, and shops. Created by one of the biggest film studios in the world, the complex provides a mix of rides, live shows, and costumed characters. As you walk around the centrally located lagoon, look for special appearances by Marilyn Monroe, Betty Boop, the Simpsons, Shrek, and Woody Woodpecker, the official mascot of the complex. Before you head to Orlando, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Orlando trip itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Orlando has to offer, including Universal Orlando Resort.
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  • Our return to Universal Studios to finally experience Harry Potter was an absolute treat- the mastery and wizardry that went into making the two HP parks was incredible. The chance to cast your own sp...  more »
  • We were there the first two weeks of December and breezed through to the rides. Would not pay for express pass then as there is no need. Also early open at 8:00 is not that great. Only minions and Har...  more »
  • got there at 9 am, looked like it was going to be busy, but was not at all. We had a blast. Ride lines were not bad at all. If you apply for an AMEX card at the gate, you can either dine all day for f...  more »
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  • Best season pass plan. I wish Disney would offer something similar. Harry Potter themes are wonderful. Staff isn't up to Disney standards but management will attempt to make it right if you mention issues. Hope they continue to expand the Potter areas.
  • Had a wonderful time here even though they had a power cut on our first visit during the morning and closed early ( for the Halloween show) on our second visit, There is lots to see and do and the staff are helpful and delightful. Food and service was fantastic. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.
  • My husband and I purchased the annual two park power pass for ourselves and the grandchildren. The passes are a little pricey but if you live in the area they are well worth the money. The attention to every detail is incredible. The parks are clean and secure with several different play areas for children of all ages. We especially enjoyed the Harry Potter experience if you are a fan be prepared to feel transported to a magical place and time. If you do get the pass you will get discounts on parking, food and gift shops. Overall the experience is awesome.... the only drawback of course is standing in line sometimes up to an hour depending on the ride and time of year. There is an app that keeps up with wait times and you can also purchase an express pass that lets you jump the line. Lastly, pack light or you will have to stow your gear in a locker.
  • I am a annual pass holder. i love this park. my last visit was for halloween horror nights. first rate production. However i would recommend speed passes. it is a very popular night and wait times can get to 120 minutes. with speed pass my family and I (16 people) did not wait more than 20 minutes. the speed pass made our night a night to remember.
  • Great staff, clean park, wait times were only 20 or 30 minutes for all the rides. Even the girlfriend seemed happy most of the day.. Good food & 1 all that kind restaurants all over the park. Just give yourself 2 or 3 days to enjoy the whole place.