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Universal's Islands of Adventure

Orlando, FL 32819-7640
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Universal's Islands of Adventure features some of the most innovative rides and attractions ever made on seven spectacularly themed islands: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Marvel Super Hero Island, Toon Lagoon, Jurassic Park, The Lost Continent, Seuss Landing and Port of Entry.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“harry potter” (4,874 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Orlando, FL 32819-7640
Florida Center
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Reviewed yesterday

Despite not being the best well known of the Orlando parks, Islands is the very best. There is something for everyone. The 'new' Harry Potter zone is fabulous. The ride inside the school is amazing - you probably don't move that far but it feels...More

Thank Kazza9173
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great experience in Orlando, a must do! buy the Two Parks Ticket on low season and you will be able to enjoy both attraction in one day if you can. My recommendation is to bring a shoe that can get water becase...More

Thank JCFondeur
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you have teenagers skip Disney and spend a week in these 2 parks ... everything was awesome. The heat can be really strong but lots more places to rest in the shade than Disneyland. All the rides where excellent and the 3D shows like...More

Thank Steph S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great fun, highly recommend the express pass when you don't have much time and it's peak season. Make "friends" with employees (be nice, joke around), because you never know if they can improve your experience (take you to the front of the line just because)....More

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the moment we entered the park, I'm sure that people could see my mouth open in awe of this place. So much to see and do. Attention to detail is out of this world.

Thank cdj1100
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The whole experience at Universal was amazing. There is a ride for everyone in the family of all ages. Water rides, 3D experiences, roller coasters you name it. Harry Potter world as well just tops it off. Everyone is so friendly and the park is...More

Thank emnevreviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Waaaaaay better than Disney if your children are older. More places to eat and some wild rides that are so much fun!

Thank bkalaw
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of amenities for old and young alike, waiting times can be long depending on the ride. The Harry Potter 3D ride is a must, best ride in the park (in my opinion), the flight of the raptor has started charging an additional entry fee...More

Thank Jose F
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my 16 & 17 year old grandaughters and we had a great time. This is a good park for their age. The rides (combination of roller coaster and 3-D style rides) fit their age perfectly. We had a great time.

Thank maland343
Reviewed 2 days ago

Got the Park Hopper ticket and Unlimited Express Pass. Wish the Express Passes worked on the Harry Potter rides but used them every where else. Harry Potter rides are our favorites because of the technology they use, but if you get motion sickness you might...More

Thank Mia H
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Jasmine P
Are there any Parks with thrill rides
28 June 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Island's of Adventure has the best thrill rides. Be prepared for long lines though. If possible get there early when the crowds are less. Have fun!!
Planning to Visit universal's orlando IOA next week. is there any hidden parking & entrance near Harry potter ride?
8 June 2017|
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Response from sholix | Reviewed this property |
no there is one entrance to each park both at front of park and harry potter is at back of park, there is a train in harry potter that takes you from one park to the other both leave and arrive in harry potter area but you... More