Top 10 Rides at Universal Orlando Resort™

  • By Sabrina Hamilton
  • Published 22 September 2016
  • Revised 21 October 2016
Top 10 Rides at Universal Orlando Resort™
  • By Sabrina Hamilton
  • Published 22 September 2016
  • Revised 21 October 2016
Top 10 Rides at Universal Orlando Resort™
  • By Sabrina Hamilton
  • Published 22 September 2016
  • Revised 21 October 2016
With two incredible theme parks and the brand new Universals Volcano Bay™ water theme park opening in early summer 2017, you really are spoiled for choice at Universal Orlando Resort. We’ve put together a list of our favourite rides, from the thrilling and exhilarating to the fun and exciting. If your favourite didn’t quite make the cut, let us know in the comments below!

Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit™
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Js_Jv5EzOv0

Buckle up, choose your favourite song, and get ready to scale 17 stories above Universal Orlando Resort. Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit is a firm favourite, with speeds of 65mph, the world’s first non-inverting loop and the opportunity to personalise your experience with music. Watch this incredible 360 POV video to get your heart racing

TRANSFORMERS: The Ride-3D 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PeodtKsRtyM

This is a 3D ride with a difference. Prepare for the greatest battle you’ll ever experience with this ultra-immersive experience which blurs the lines between fiction and reality. On the front line of this intergalactic war, all of your senses will be stimulated as you try to keep the Allspark from falling into enemy hands!

The Incredible Hulk Coaster®
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0twevltfOME

The Incredible Hulk Coaster ride is back, bigger and better than ever. Feel the rush of becoming a gamma-charged Hulk as you launch through the air at up to 67mph and feel your world turn upside down in a zero gravity roll. Watch the official grand reopening of this fan favourite ride.

Skull Island: Reign of Kong™
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nltxuQ0n9vw

A monstrous new ride that is sure to get the heart racing. This 3D interactive experience places you in the heart of a primal realm in the 1930s. Brave the dangers of your expedition, surrounded by prehistoric predators and fearsome creatures. As ferocious beasts battle, King Kong hurls himself between you and certain doom. But is he friend, or foe? This is his home, his kingdom. Only he reigns.

The Simpsons Ride™simpsons
Ride along with The Simpsons™ as they visit Krustyland, on this 3D immersive ride. This fun-filled top journey will see you flying, floating and crashing through Krustyland on a series of attractions and thrilling rides. You’ll journey all through Springfield where you’ll see your favourite characters and more. This is a must-do for The Simpsons fans.

Dragon Challenge™
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WBl1CmwKrU

Get ready to muster the courage of a Triwizard Tournament™ champion as you mount one of the two dragons. Choose between an aggressive Chinese Fireball and a ferocious Hungarian Horntail as they twist and loop around each other on this high speed ride. With two roller coasters blended into one, each ‘dragon’ is a completely different ride

Despicable Me Minion Mayhem™
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4JyoqRXFkk

A ride for kids, and big kids who can’t get enough of the Minions. Join Gru, his daughters, and the mischievous Minions on a heart-warming and humorous 3-D ride. Start your adventure in Gru’s home, where you’re recruited for his latest scheme – one where you’ll become an actual Minion. This interactive ride is fast, fun and features all of your favourite characters

Jurassic Park River Adventure™
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSav3MJQIUs

Escape the jaws of a T. rex and dodge the Raptors as you relive the awesomeness of the Jurassic Park and Jurassic World blockbusters. On this thrilling river raft adventure, you’ll ride through the jungle and see dinosaurs in their natural habitat. The ride also features an 85-foot plunge in total darkness – so prepare to get wet!

Revenge of the Mummy™mummy

The Mummy has arisen! Enter the sacred temple if you dare, where you’ll be plunged into total darkness. With fireballs, swarms, an army of warrior mummies and swarms of scarab beetles lurking around every corner, this exhilarating ride is not one for the faint-hearted!

Harry Potter and the Escape from Gingotts™harry-potter-blog
Enter Gringotts™ bank beneath the massive fire-breathing dragon at the far end of Diagon Alley™ and prepare to journey deep underground on this epic multi-dimensional 3D ride. Face the bank’s stringent security measures as you navigate the vaults and encounter Harry, Ron, and Hermione along the way.

 

HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s17)
TRANSFORMERS and its logo and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro and are used with permission. © 2016 Hasbro. All Rights Reserved. © 2016 DreamWorks LLC and Paramount Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved. © 2017 MARVEL. Jurassic Park, Jurassic Park River Adventure TM Universal Studios/Amblin. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2016 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

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