Florida has a lot offer, from taking a swim in the warm waters off one of the beaches along the shores to taking a spin through the Everglades – you can literally go anywhere in Florida to find something to keep you busy.
However, if riding thrill rides and enjoying a variety of activities at theme parks is your cup of tea, Orlando is definitely the place to be.
Orlando is very much the theme park mecca, and while many try to visit as many of them as possible, we suggest you pick one or two that you really want to visit and make the most of it – Orlando Universal Studios should definitely top your list!
Buying Universal Studios tickets is easy and can actually be done well in advance online, so no need to worry about wasting your precious time in never-ending queus.
Here are the top five attractions at Orlando Universal Studios…
- Revenge of the Mummy ride – a high-speed, outdoors roller coaster ride that you will ride more than once because it is that thrilling.The ride does an excellent job of bringing the thrills and actions seen in the movie to life as you move along the the track. Wait time for this ride is long since it is one of the most popular ride in the park.
- Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey – one of the newest additions to the park. The Forbidden Journey is a two-part attraction with a tour through the most detailed and realistic, full-size replicate of Hogwarts castle!The tour through the castle is pretty quick, however, you can break away from the group and go at your own pace to pay more attention to the scenes in the castle.The other part of the attraction is an award-winning thrill ride that may be a bit too much for young kids, but it is an unforgettable one that look at the chaos of Harry’s life.
- Springfield – If you are a big Simpson fan, you don’t want to miss this one. The ride is an immersive one and will put you right in the heart of the lovable town of Springfield with all the characters we got know over the years.The whole family will enjoy this attraction, I guarrantee it!
- Transformers: The Ride 3D – Science fiction fans who like a lot of action can get right into the heart of it with a ride on the Transformers 3-D immersive thrill ride. You will be ducking every piece of metal and anything else flying toward you while you sit and watch these guys slug it out.
- Animal Actors On Location – Finally, for children, there is a lively and hilarious show with live animals, and features a mix of video segments with animal performances and audience participation.