Universal Orlando Travel Guide


Plan Your Universal Orlando Vacation

Universal Orlando’s personality is revealed the moment you arrive on property. Mood music, cartoonish architecture, abundant eye candy, subtle and overt sound effects, whirling and whizzing rides plus a throng of fellow travelers will follow you to nearly every corner of the park. For peace and quiet, seek out a sanctuary at one of the resort hotels.


Universal Orlando Hotels

Fodor's local writers visit every hotel we recommend. Look for our discerning Fodor's Choice picks or search by price and location.


Universal Orlando Restaurants

With dozens of restaurants, including the world's largest Hard Rock Cafe, Universal Orlando is a mecca for those seeking a... read more

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Things To Do in Universal Orlando

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


Universal Orlando Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go

    The Variety: Universal Orlando is much more than just a single Hollywood-themed amusement park. It’s also the fantasy-driven... Read more

  • What's New in Universal Orlando

    Harry Potter became such a theme-park star at Islands of Adventure that Universal just opened its own Potter playland, The Wizarding... Read more

  • Hogsmeade Village

    In Hogsmeade, the village that's the home of Hogwarts, you'll find the signature restaurant, Three Broomsticks, which serves traditional... Read more

  • Universal Resort Perks

    Head-of-the-Line Access. Your hotel key (except Cabana Bay) lets you go directly to the head of the line for most Universal Orlando... Read more


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