THE WORLD'S BEST MOVIE-BASED THEME PARK
Located in Orlando, Universal Studios Florida is an amusement park centered around the theme of the entertainment industry, with a focus on the world of movies and TV.
Touted as the world's premier movie and TV based theme park, Universal Studios Florida features rides and attractions based on some of the studio's most famous films, as well as other blockbusters from competing studios.
You may even catch a film crew at work on a real movie shooting as Universal Studios Florida is also an actual working movie facility.
Featuring many attractions and live shows, Universal Studios Florida is a perfect spot for family fun, offering numerous exciting activities and thrills for kids and adults alike.
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Insider Travel Tips
- Given the park's strong attendance during holiday season and week-ends, you may visit during weekdays to visit Universal Studio to enjoy smaller lines and better overall conditions.
- Enter the park at opening hours around 9am to give yourself more time to roam around instead of running everywhere.
- Universal Studios Florida's official website features a great vacation planning widget to prepare your stay based on the number of persons in your party and personal preferences.
- There are many vacation packages and hot deals available all year long, make sure to check them out before you book your visit.
- There are a couple dozen great rides to enjoy at Universal Studios Florida and adjacent parks. Don't miss the 3D ride Escape from Gringotts where they will meet Harry Potter and his friends, as well many other magical creatures.
- Daredevils will get their share of adrenaline with the 17 stories high ride Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit roller coaster and its record breaking 65mph peak speed!
- Other fun-filled rides include the popular Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, the sci-fi fans' favorite Men In Black Alien Attack, Terminator 2 3D and Transformers 3D, and many others.
Half a dozen live shows are happening daily at Universal Studios Florida and adjacent parks.
At Animal Actors On Location, pet lovers can play with the most talented animals in the movie business and watch them perform amazing impromptu acts.
Fear Factor fans can experience thrilling chills and gravity-defying stunts inspidred by the TV show and compete with other visitors through unpredictable live mayhem.
Cinema afficionados will more likely head for the self-explanatory Horror Make-Up Show, groove to the tunes of legendary soul band The Blues Brothers, or sing along with kid's favorite dinosaur through A Day in the Park with Barney.
Seasonal Shows & Events
- Besides rides and shows, there are many other reasons to visit Universal Studios Florida, including daily and special events, over themed 50 dining options, over 60 shops, as well as several on-site hotels and accomodations.