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  • 1000 Universal Studios Plz

    Orlando, FL 32819

  • Phone: 407-363-8000

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Not that it was in any danger of becoming irrelevant, but the addition of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter more or less cemented Islands of Adventures' place amid the list of must-visits for Orlando-bound theme park enthusiasts, adding Harry Potter enthusiasts to their vast marketing segment with aplomb. Of course, each of the park's "islands" -- Toon Lagoon, Jurassic Park, Marvel Super Hero Island, Seuss Landing and The Lost Continent -- has unique appeal in the form of cutting-edge rides and interactive attractions. Between Dragon Challenge, the truly astonishing Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey and The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man, debating which ride rules supreme is best slated for some after-park drinks at nearby Universal CityWalk after thoughtful research in the field.







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Ten Best Logo 03 Local Expert Says:

"Visiting from out of town? Consider staying at an on-site property for early park admission to combat line fatigue. "

Best for Attractions near the Convention Center Because: All the Universal parks offer discounted "after 2 p.m." tickets for conventioneers. Planners or attendees can make requests via

Best Because: Harry Potter, the Transformers, the Minions, the Simpsons: Universal's Islands of Adventure connects you with all your favorite characters.

Best Because: The heady amalgam of a park where you can combine Hogwarts and butterbeer with Dr. Seuss and Spiderman make Islands of Adventure tough to beat.