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Universal Studios - Florida Vs Hollywood?

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Universal Studios - Florida Vs Hollywood?

Has anyone been to both Universal parks? I visited the Florida park a few years ago. Going to be in LA this summer and trying to decide whether to visit this one as well

I'm after some information as to whether it's suficiently different or if the rides/shows etc are exactly the same? Would normally give it a miss but we are quite keen on doing the studio tour there

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1. Re: Universal Studios - Florida Vs Hollywood?

I live in the greater Orlando area and we have an annual pass. We go to both parks frequently and also enjoy City Walk as well. Universal is geared more towards the movies, and has some rides including the new Simpsons ride, Men in Black, my personal favorite: The Mummy, and Disaster. Universal also has some shows and is a little slower paced than Islands of Adventure. Added Bonus: Blue Man Group at City Walk - Great Show!

Islands of Adventure is geared towards rides, but does also have a few shows. The roller coasters The Hulk, The Dueling Dragons are always fun. Dr. Doom, Spiderman are fun as well. If you stay at one of the 3 Hotels on the property, Hard Rock, Royal Pacific, or Portofino, your room key is a front of the line pass. All 3 hotels are fantastic.

Evenings at City Walk are always fun as well. Both parks are different and enjoyable. With the pass, we are spoiled, and recommend 2 days: 1 for each park, with at least one night enjoying City Walk.

Hope this Helps,


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