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Islands of Adventure, Hulk

Key Information

Location
Orlando, Florida
Operator
NBC Universal
Opening Date
May 28,1999
Official Website
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Universal Orlando's second theme park is the company's first not to be based around a movie studio. Instead, it seeks to take visitors into the movies themselves, with 6 themed "islands" located around a lagoon. After passing through the Port of Entry, guests can head to Marvel Super Hero Island, Toon Lagoon, Jurassic Park, The Lost Continent, Seuss Landing and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogsmeade. The Wizarding World has become the focal point of Islands of Adventure, with Hogwarts Castle dominating the park's skyline.

Park History

Islands of Adventure opened in May 1999, as Universal looked to expand its Orlando resort into a multi-day destination. Adopting a theme of exploration and adventure, the park incorporated high-tech attractions such as the multi-million dollar dark ride The Amazing Adventures of Spiderman. The June 2010 debut of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter helped push attendance levels at the park above neighbouring Universal Studios Florida.

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Top Rides and Shows

Title

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

1000 Votes
6 reviews

The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man

912 Votes
1 review

Incredible Hulk Coaster

740 Votes
1 review

Jurassic Park River Adventure

420 Votes
2 reviews

Popeye and Bluto's Bilge-Rat Barges

322 Votes
1 review

Top Places To Eat

User Rating

Mythos

264 Votes
1 review

Hog's Head Pub

268 Votes
1 review

Green Eggs and Ham Cafe

149 Votes
0 reviews

The Three Broomsticks

125 Votes
1 review

Croissant Moon Bakery

194 Votes
0 reviews

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