Universal Orlando FAQ’s


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How many Theme Parks are at Universal Orlando?

Universal Orlando has three theme parks- Universal Studios, Universal Islands of Adventure and Universal’s Volcano Bay.

What is the difference between Universal Studios and Universal Islands of Adventure ?

  • At Universal Studios you are a part of the story, watching your favorite TV shows and movies come to life . You will go behind the scenes as your favorite heroes burst through the screen to make you part of the action.
  • Thrill -seekers will love Islands of Adventure where you will explore and adventure through seven themed islands: Marvel Super Hero Island , Toon Lagoon, Skull Island , Jurassic Park , The Wizarding World of Harry Potter , The Lost Continent, Seuss Landing .

What is Universal CitiWalk?

Universal CityWalk is your gateway to fun! Located between both Universal Studios and Universal Islands of Adventure with the best in unique entertainment options like Blue Man Group, shopping, movies and both quick and full-service restaurants.

Does Universal Offer All Inclusive Vacation Packages?

Universal does offer custom vacation packages that can include flights, transfers, tickets, dining and even a VIP guide for you to enhance your park experience .

How many days do I need to experience all that Universal Orlando has to offer?

This will all depend on what you hope to see and do during your visit to Universal Orlando. With three amazing theme parks and Universal CityWalk the options are endless. You could easily spend a full day at each theme park with an extra day or two to hit your favorite attractions again. We always enjoy spending a leisurely day at the resort pool in the middle of our visit to soak in some rest and relaxation.

What type of tickets are offered at Universal Orlando?

Universal offers single day tickets that allow you to visit one theme park each day of your visit or park-to park tickets that allow you to visit more than one park in a single day. You can do a park to park ticket for two of the parks or a park-to-park ticket which includes all three theme parks. We can help you choose the ticket that might be best for you based on what you want to see and do.

What is Express Pass?

Universal Express Pass offers you the ability to experience more in one day by skipping the regular lines at most of your favorite rides and attractions. You can get the Unlimited Express pass included FREE if you stay at one of Universal’s Premier hotel properties: Loews Royal Pacific Resort, Hard Rock Hotel or Loews Portofino Bay Hotel.

Does Universal offer a Dining plan?

Universal offers both a Quick- Service dining plan and a Full-Service Dining plan so that you can choose the plan that is best for you and your family. The dining plan will save you money on food cost and it is very flexible so it can be added for one day only or each day of your visit.

Which park offers the Harry Potter Attractions?

Both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure offer the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Universal Studios Florida features Diagon Alley while Islands of Adventure features Hogsmeade and of course Hogwarts Castle.

Can I ride the Hogwarts Express?

The Hogwarts Express is ride, but also transports people between Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure. You will need to make sure and purchase a park-to park ticket in order to board the attraction. A single park ticket will not allow you to experience this amazing attraction.

What is Child Swap?

Child Swap is for families traveling with young children. It will allow you to enter the line for an attraction together and then shortly before riding, one adult can wait in the designated area with the child while the rest of the party experiences the attraction.

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