Universal Orlando

  Universal Orlando Resort has created some of the world's most innovative theme park attractions based on pop culture's most compelling films and stories. Guests experience two exciting theme parks - Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure as well as Universal CityWalk, a 30-acre restaurant, shopping and nighttime entertainment complex; and three magnificently themed on-site Loews hotels - the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel and the Loews Royal Pacific Resort. Flagship experiences featured in the theme parks include "The Simpsons Ride," "Revenge of the Mummy - The Ride," "The Incredible Hulk Coaster" and "The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man." Theme Parks The iconic Universal globe and archway mark the entrance to Universal Studios theme park at Universal Orlando Resort, where millions of guests can go behind the scenes and experience the most revolutionary rides and shows ever created. The movie and television-based theme park is home to such attractions as The Simpsons Ride, Revenge of the Mummy - The Ride and Shrek 4-D. Opened in 1999 and spanning 110-acres, Islands of Adventure theme park features five spectacularly themed islands, all with one-of-a-kind rides, attractions, shows, shops and restaurants, imaginatively themed to each particular island. With its thrill-based rides and attractions, Islands of Adventure is a perfect complement to the movie and television-themed park next door, Universal Studios. CityWalk Universal CityWalk, Orlando's hottest entertainment spot, is a 30-acre complex that features highly-themed restaurants, night clubs, specialty shops and a 20-screen movie theater. The two-story promenade sits at the entrance of both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure theme parks so guests can enjoy the sights and entertainment on their way to and from the parks. Whether sipping a Red Coco Tini at The Red Coconut Club or being the lead singer at CityWalk's Rising Star karaoke club, CityWalk offers something for everyone. Hotels The luxurious Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, features 750 rooms and re-creates the famed Mediterranean village of the same name; the Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando features 650 rooms and showcases the unique style of a California mission, complete with Hard Rock touches that range from classic rock'n roll memorabilia to bellmen with purple hair. Loews Royal Pacific Resort has 1,000 rooms and is designed to be the most exotic hotel in North America - complete with an orchid court and hand-carvings straight from Bali. Events Universal Orlando Resort's annual events provide incredible entertainment experiences for visiting guests. From the award-winning Halloween Horror Nights, to the largest Mardi Gras celebration outside of New Orleans, to the Macy's Holiday Parade and live Grinchmas show, Universal Orlando offers something for everyone to enjoy.