Theme Parks

Universal Orlando opened in 1990 as a theme park that let it’s visitors “Ride the Movies”. It was opened as a joint venture between Universal Entertainment and The Blackstone Group. The park was in direct competition with Disney-MGM Studios (now called Disney’s Hollywood Studios).

Universal Studios Orlando is made up of two theme parks, one water park, City Walk and six on-site resorts.

** Click the links below to find out more information about each of the theme parks. Inside each link you will find out which rides and attractions are in each park, what shows, parades & firework displays each park has, where some of the Dining Plan Locations are and a few tips along the way.**

Universal Studios

Islands of Adventure

Volcano Bay