What to see and do at Universal Studios Hollywood ?
To immerse yourself in the magic of Hollywood and live a unique experience, nothing better than to visit Universal Studios Hollywood. Visiting Universal Studios Hollywood means discovering a cinema-themed amusement park, with rides, attractions and entertainment related to Universal Studios productions. Get ready because visiting does not consist of a series of decorations commented on by a guide.
Visit the Studio Tour theme park at Universal Studios Hollywood
The attractions in the Universal Studios Hollywood park are separated into two parts by a series of escalators : Upper Lot and Lower Lot. It is on the upper floor that the two main attractions of the park are located : the Studio Tour and the world of Harry Potter. Check out a nice Hollywood Studios review by visiting the site. Indeed, the Studio Tour is a must at Universal Studios Hollywood and will immerse you in the bowels of the studio, where the actors and technicians work. This one-hour visit is a real spectacle since you will be treated to superb entertainment between each change of scene and decor. Sitting in a small train, you will gradually immerse yourself in the design, special effects and sets of Universal Studios’ greatest hits.
Discover the potential of the world of Harry Potter
In the world of Harry Potter, an astonishing walk awaits you first of all in the village, where you will be immersed in the world of wizards with, among other things : houses with crooked roofs, Ollivander’s magic wand shop or the Hogwarts Express locomotive. Two superb attractions are in this universe : Harry Potter and the forbidden journey, a sensational dive into the 7 episodes of the saga, and an attraction for the youngest. But the park is full of other excellent attractions, such as the Walking Dead Attraction, the indoor big 8 Revenge of the Mummy, Transformers : The Ride 3D with its exciting and unique immersive experience, the WaterWorld or a 3D attraction on the theme of Despicable Me Minions. There are also plenty of other Simpsons-themed attractions, Jurassic Park and more to experience during your visit to Universal Studios Hollywood.
How to get to Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles ?
There are several ways to get to Universal Studios Hollywood located at 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608 :
- By car : If you have opted for car rental when you arrive, be aware that the amusement park has several car parks. Count $25 for general parking and $50 for parking in front of the entrance ;
- By subway or bus : stop at Universal City/Studio City (red line). From this stop, free shuttles will take you to the entrance to Universal Studios Hollywood park ;
If you plan to use public transportation, you can use the Metro Trip Planner or Los Angeles Public Transportation online route planner.