The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Wizarding World of Harry Potter is a fantastical theme park that immerses visitors into the beloved wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling. This magical destination is located within the Universal Orlando Resort in Florida and is split between two main areas: Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley.

Hogsmeade is based on the quaint, snow-covered village from the Harry Potter books and movies. It is located in Universal's Islands of Adventure and features a replica of Hogwarts Castle, complete with the thrilling ride Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey. The village of Hogsmeade is also home to a variety of shops, including Honeydukes, where you can find sweet treats like chocolate frogs and Bertie Bott's Every Flavour Beans, and Zonko's Joke Shop, which sells magical pranks and gags.

One of the most exciting characteristics of The Wizarding World is the interactive wands that guests can purchase. These wands are modeled after the wands used by characters in the Harry Potter books and movies. Foodies will also be delighted by the many dining options available at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, from traditional British fare at the Leaky Cauldron to the iconic Butterbeer. This park truly transports visitors to a world of witchcraft and wizardry like no other.

How to explore The Wizarding World of Harry Potter?

  • Ride Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, an exciting dark ride that takes you on a journey through Hogwarts Witchcraft and Wizardry School. You'll soar past dragons, encounter Dementors, and narrowly escape the Whomping Willow.
  • Explore Hogsmeade Village, complete with snow-covered roofs and charming shops like Honeydukes and Zonko's Joke Shop.
  • Purchase an interactive wand from Ollivanders and cast spells throughout the park. You can make fountains spout water, flowers bloom, and even make objects levitate.
  • Ride Flight of the Hippogriff is a family-friendly coaster that takes you on a flight over Hagrid's hut and the Forbidden Forest.
  • Visit the Hogwarts Express and ride it between Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley. You'll feel like you're actually traveling to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
  • Explore Diagon Alley, the bustling wizarding shopping district filled with iconic locations like Gringotts Bank, the Leaky Cauldron, and Weasley's Wizard Wheezes.
  • Hop on and ride Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts which is a thrilling coaster that takes you on an expedition through the vaults of Gringotts Bank. You'll encounter goblins, dragons, and even Voldemort himself.
  • Indulge in some wizarding treats like Butterbeer, available in both cold and frozen varieties, and pumpkin pasties from the Leaky Cauldron.
  • Take a photo in front of Hogwarts Castle, a stunning replica of the iconic castle from the Harry Potter films.
  • Watch the Hogwarts Frog Choir, a group of Hogwarts students who perform enchanting songs accompanied by their singing frogs.
  • Attend one of the special events held throughout the year, like the A Celebration of Harry Potter or Halloween Horror Nights.
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    5 hours

Address of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819, Usa

Opening & Closing time of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

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