best rides at islands of adventure 

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Discover which are the best rides at Islands of Adventure, consistently rated as being the best and can be counted on to provide smiles and thrills worth remembering! Here you will find all that you need to know to begin planning an epic ride experience at Universal’s Islands of Adventure!


Jurassic World VelociCoaster

Not only is VelociCoaster one of the best all-time rides at Universal Orlando Resort, but some say, it’s the best coaster in the entire state of Florida.


Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventures

On this ride, you can ride on a motorbike (like Hagrid) or sidecar (like Harry Potter) as you are blasted 50 mph up the 65-foot catapult, gigantic backward drop, 7 launches, and nearly 1-mile long track.

The Incredible Hulk Coaster

As an iconic attraction at Islands of Adventure, Hulk is a hyper-coaster with a euphoric ride experience that attracts fans from all over the world.



Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

The ride itself involves being seated on an enchanted bench to which you are secured via an over-the-shoulder harness. Once harnessed in, it sits atop a technologically advanced robotic arm that gives way to a thrilling and unforgettable ride experience.


Skull Island:  Reign of Kong

The ride is an indoor/outdoor safari by means of 40-foot-long trackless ride vehicles (trucks) that can hold up to 72 people. Each vehicle has an animatronic driver who interacts with the riders.

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