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Universal Orlando Resort Overview

UNIVERSAL

THEME PARKS

WATER PARKS

RECREATION

Some aggressive investment in recent years, most noticeably bringing the world of Harry Potter to thrilling life, has elevated Universal Parks from their post new-millennium lull.

With the purchase of the last 400+ acre tract of land available on International Drive, they are currently creating their 3rd main gate. 

‘Epic Universe’ will be Orlando’s largest theme park when it opens in 2025. Don’t think that Universal have forgotten about their current parks. There are rumours of a Potter expansion in the Studios, Volcano Bay could be eyeing and expansion already and Islands Of Adventure just opened one of Orlando’s most thrilling roller coasters.

Universal Studios

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Universal Studios

Universal Studios is gradually changing before our eyes. Nickelodeon is a distant memory and the Men In Black have taken up residence next to The Simpsons.

A certain boy wizard has caused the most ripples since he moved into Amityville.  While the iconic score and menacing pectoral fin are widely missed, Harry Potter signals a new era of immersiveness in theme parks worldwide and that is something to be very excited about.

Islands Of Adventure

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Islands Of Adventure

Even now, more than 20 years after it first opened, Islands Of Adventure stands among the top theme parks worldwide.

The quality and variety of the rides on offer satisfy every type of visitor.  From casting spells in the original Widarding World to battling villains on a ride that invented a new genre, via some of the wettest rides on the planet, Islands Of Adventure has it all.

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Epic Universe

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Epic Universe

Everything about Epic Universe is, indeed, Epic. The only thing we know for sure is it will feature a copy of Super Nintendo World.

Other lands rumoured but not yet confirmed include How To Train Your Dragon, Universal Classic Monsters and Fantastic Beasts from the Potterverse.

As more information is officially released I will set up and update a construction page to keep you informed.

Volcano Bay

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Volcano Bay

The new kid on the block is aiming to shake things up in the stagnated water park market. Opened in 2017 after 2 years of construction, Volcano Bay replaces the world’s first waterpark, Wet ‘N’ Wild on International Drive.

It is the first park in the world to feature virtual queues leaving guests free to explore the park’s other attractions while waiting to ride. Nobody is going to miss the 200ft erupting volcano centrepiece that now dominates the skyline at the north end of International Drive.

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