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Top Ten Rides in Florida

The Incredible ​Hulk Coaster​
The Incredible ​Hulk Coaster​

The Incredible Hulk Coaster is a launched roller coaster located in the Universal's Islands of Adventure theme park at Universal Orlando Resort. As the name suggests, the ride is themed after the comic book superhero character, the Hulk. The ride was positively received when it opened on May 28, 1999.

Space ​Mountain​
Space ​Mountain​

With help from a NASA astronaut, Space Mountain opened in January 1975 at Magic Kingdom park. The idea originated with Walt Disney in the 1960s, but the technology did not exist to bring his vision to life.

Rock 'n' Roller ​Coaster Starring Aerosmith​
Rock 'n' Roller ​Coaster Starring Aerosmith​

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith is an enclosed launched steel roller coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort and at the Walt Disney Studios Park in Disneyland Paris (where it is called Rock 'n' Roller Coaster avec Aerosmith).

Manta​
Manta​

Manta Aquarium The Manta® Aquarium invites you to share in the wonders and mysteries of the sea. A unique 360-degree pop-up aquarium puts young visitors right in the center of the undersea activity.

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Revenge of ​the Mummy​
Revenge of ​the Mummy​

Revenge of the Mummy, officially named Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride, is an enclosed roller coaster based on the Mummy film franchise, located at Universal Studios Florida, Universal Studios Hollywood, and Universal Studios Singapore, using linear induction motors (LIMs) to launch riders from a complete standstill to a top speed of between 40 and 45 mph (64 and 72 km/h) in a matter of seconds.

Montu​
Montu​

Montu is an inverted roller coaster at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay in Tampa, Florida. Built by Bolliger & Mabillard, it is the park's second roller coaster designed by the Swiss company following the success of Kumba which opened 3 years prior.

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Hollywood ​Rip Ride Rockit​
Hollywood ​Rip Ride Rockit​

Rip Ride Rockit - Choose a song to rock out to on your ride and hold on tight: This towering coaster peaks 17 stories over Universal Studios™ and kicks off with a 90-degree angle ascent then tears through the track at up to 65 mph.

SheiKra​
SheiKra​

SheiKra (/ ˈ ʃ iː k r ə /, SHEE-krə) is a steel Dive Coaster roller coaster at the Busch Gardens Tampa Bay amusement park in Tampa, Florida, United States. The roller coaster was proposed by Mark Rose, vice-president of design and engineering for the park, and designed by Bolliger & Mabillard.

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Expedition ​Everest​
Expedition ​Everest​

Embark on a thrilling expedition through the icy peaks of the Himalayas. Venture inside a Tibetan-style stone structure at the foot of towering Mt. Everest and make your way past the booking office of Himalayan Escapes – Tours and Expeditions.

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Jurassic Park: ​The Ride​
Jurassic Park: ​The Ride​

Jurassic Park: The Ride is a water-based amusement ride based on the Steven Spielberg film Jurassic Park and Michael Crichton's novel of the same name which the film is based on located at Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles, California; Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida; and Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, Japan.

Cheetah Hunt​
Cheetah Hunt​

Enjoy unlimited front-of-the line admission at each of the following rides: Falcon’s Fury ®, Cheetah Hunt ®, SheiKra ®, Montu ®, Kumba ®, Cobra’s Curse ®, Scorpion ®, Stanley Falls Flume ®, SandSerpent and Congo River Rapids ®.

Test Track​
Test Track​

Design a virtual concept vehicle and then go for a high-octane spin at Test Track Presented by Chevrolet at Epcot in Walt ... Florida Residents; ... The Test Drive

Mako​
Mako​

Florida Teacher Card ... Guests using manual and electrical wheelchairs who would like to ride Mako should see the team member at the attraction main entrance.

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Dragon ​Challenge​
Dragon ​Challenge​

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will get a new thrill ride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure, but lose an old one in the process this year. The last day to ride Dragon Challenge will be Sept. 4. The two-sided, intertwined, inverted coaster was one of the original rides for IOA’s grand opening in 1999.

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Kumba​
Kumba​

Skip the lines once per ride at our most popular rides & roller coasters for one day. More Details Single-use front-of-the-line access to Falcon’s Fury, Cheetah Hunt, SheiKra, Montu, Kumba, Cobra’s Curse, Scorpion, Stanley Falls Flume, SandSerpent & Congo River Rapids.

Harry Potter ​and the Escape From Gringotts​
Harry Potter ​and the Escape From Gringotts​

In my opinion this is the best POV of the full Gringotts Ride in Diagon Alley at Universal Studios in Orlando Florida. Part of the Wizarding World Of Harry Potter. Enter Gringotts™ bank beneath the massive fire-breathing dragon at the far end of Diagon Alley™.

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Big Thunder ​Mountain Railroad​
Big Thunder ​Mountain Railroad​

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is a speedy rollercoaster-type attraction designed with your entire family in mind. However, some parts of this attraction are bumpy and, in some instances, take place in the dark.

Harry Potter ​and the Forbidden Journey​
Harry Potter ​and the Forbidden Journey​

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey is a motion-based dark ride located in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter themed areas of Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida, Universal Studios Hollywood in Universal City, California, and Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, Japan.

The Twilight ​Zone Tower of Terror​
The Twilight ​Zone Tower of Terror​

Will you make it back to the real world… or will you become a permanent resident of the Twilight Zone? The Mystery of the Hollywood Tower Hotel On a stormy Halloween night in 1939, 5 unlucky souls disappeared from the Hollywood Tower Hotel’s doomed elevator.

Mission: ​Space​
Mission: ​Space​

All space-bound cadets will have the chance to choose from 2 missions. The Orange Mission offers Guests 44” and above a more intense training experience, whereas the all-new Green Mission presents less intense training and a more family-friendly adventure for Guests 40” and above.

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Hogwarts ​Express​
Hogwarts ​Express​

The Hogwarts Express is arguably the most immersive experience you can have in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The ride connects the original Wizarding World (set in Hogsmeade and located in Islands of Adventure) with the latest addition - Diagon Alley, over in Universal Studios Florida.

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Cobra's Curse​
Cobra's Curse​

Enjoy unlimited front-of-the line admission at each of the following rides: Falcon’s Fury ®, Cheetah Hunt ®, SheiKra ®, Montu ®, Kumba ®, Cobra’s Curse ®, Scorpion ®, Stanley Falls Flume ®, SandSerpent and Congo River Rapids ®.

The Simpsons ​Ride​
The Simpsons ​Ride​

Grab a seat with The Simpsons™ on a virtual reality roller coaster ride. As the journey begins, someone is sabotaging Krustyland, Krusty the Clown’s low-budget theme park, and you’ll smash and blast through the park with Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie in an over-the-top non-stop adventure. Don’t worry.

Despicable ​Me Minion Mayhem​
Despicable ​Me Minion Mayhem​

Despicable Me Minion Mayhem at Universal Studios Hollywood had its soft opening on March 20, 2014, and officially opened on April 12, 2014. The area surrounding the ride is themed to Super Silly Fun Land, featuring a rotating Zamperla Aero Top Jet ride, a water play area and a dry play area.

White ​Lightning​
White ​Lightning​

White Lightning is a wooden roller coaster at Fun Spot America in Orlando, Florida. The custom-designed ride was manufactured by Great Coasters International. The ride is Orlando's first wooden roller coaster.

E.T. ​Adventure​
E.T. ​Adventure​

Universal Studios Florida; E.T. Adventure; ... Indoor adventure ride based on the E.T ... This chart shows you roughly how long you'll wait for E.T. Adventure when ...

Star Tours – ​The Adventures Continue​
Star Tours – ​The Adventures Continue​

In 2011, the power of the Force and the magic of Disney combined once again to create Star Tours – The Adventures Continue. Unlike its predecessor, this new Star Wars ride-simulator attraction features advanced 3D technology, unique branching storylines and an expanded universe of scenarios and characters based on the entire Star Wars saga.

Dudley Do-​Right's Ripsaw Falls​
Dudley Do-​Right's Ripsaw Falls​

Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls is a log flume ride at Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida inspired by the Dudley Do-Right character created by cartoonists Jay Ward and Alex Anderson. Opened on May 28, 1999, it is one of the park's original attractions.

Doctor ​Doom's Fearfall​
Doctor ​Doom's Fearfall​

Dr. Doom needs fear, ... Doctor Doom’s Fearfall at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. ... this ride looks much more intimidating than it really is.

The ​Barnstormer​
The ​Barnstormer​

Take flight above Storybook Circus with Goofy and his homemade stunt airplanes for a thrilling, junior roller coaster ride. An Acrobatic Skyleidoscope Climb aboard a wacky stunt plane and become a part of The Great Goofini’s daredevil act.

Frozen Ever ​After​
Frozen Ever ​After​

Frozen Ever After is an all-new boat-ride attraction featuring Anna, Elsa, Olaf and others from ‘Frozen,’ located within Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort.

Skyscraper​
Skyscraper​

Check out Florida's exciting ... Skyplex developer Wallack Holdings unveiled Skyscraper's track design at 2014 IAAPA trade ... founder of US Thrill Rides. ...

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Transformers: ​The Ride 3D​
Transformers: ​The Ride 3D​

Board your N*E*S*T* vehicle and join Optimus Prime and Bumblebee in an ultra-immersive, next generation thrill ride that blurs the line between fiction and reality. You'll fight to keep the AllSpark out of Megatron's hands in an explosive battle between the Autobots and Decepticons.

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Toy Story ​Midway Mania!​
Toy Story ​Midway Mania!​

Toy Story Mania! invites you to play 5 unique, virtual carnival games in 3D alongside the loveable cast of characters from the Disney•Pixar Toy Story films. Game 1: Hamm & Eggs Hamm and Buttercup invite you to knock down both moving and stationary barnyard animal targets using hardboiled eggs.

Seven Dwarfs ​Mine Train​
Seven Dwarfs ​Mine Train​

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is a rocking family friendly coaster in New Fantasyland, opening this summer in Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort.

It's a Small ​World​
It's a Small ​World​

Ride Length: 10 minutes, 30 seconds Overview/History: The “legend” has it that if you ride "it’s a small world" at Walt Disney World or Disneyland, the song will stay in your head forever, it's a small world after all.

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Living With the ​Land​
Living With the ​Land​

Living with the Land is a slow-moving boat cruise through multimedia agricultural displays and the 4 working greenhouses of The Land Pavilion.

Woody ​Woodpecker's Nuthouse Coaster​
Woody ​Woodpecker's Nuthouse Coaster​

Woody Woodpecker's Nuthouse Coaster is an attraction at Universal Studios Florida. It is the park's first roller coaster and the first roller coaster constructed at Universal Orlando Resort. The coaster was built in 1999, between the outside queue area for E.T. Adventure and the former 1990 Hard Rock Cafe building.

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Spaceship ​Earth​
Spaceship ​Earth​

The Story Behind the Spaceship As intricate and visually impressive as it is, there’s a lot more to Spaceship Earth than meets the eye. Knowing that it would become the flagship attraction of Epcot and set the tone for the park as a whole, Disney Imagineers assembled some of the world’s greatest talents.

Primeval ​Whirl​
Primeval ​Whirl​

Spin and slide aboard a time-machine coaster back to the age of the dinosaurs at Primeval Whirl in Disney’s Animal Kingdom park in Walt Disney World Resort.

The Great ​Movie Ride​
The Great ​Movie Ride​

The Great Movie Ride was one of the few attractions at Hollywood studios that was fun for the whole family. Removing it is a mistake. Leave the Great Movie Ride and add the MIckey and Minnie ride somewhere else.

Turtle Talk ​With Crush​
Turtle Talk ​With Crush​

Turtle Talk with Crush is an interactive show with a humorous spin where kids can have a conversation with Crush the turtle from Disney•Pixar’s Finding Nemo.

Kilimanjaro ​Safaris​
Kilimanjaro ​Safaris​

Traipse along a picturesque twisting path amid a lush garden gateway and make your way to the rendezvous point of Kilimanjaro Safaris expedition, the touring company for your adventure into the wilds.

The American ​Adventure​
The American ​Adventure​

The façade of the American Adventure Pavilion is made of 110,000 bricks handmade from Georgia red clay, aged for an authentic look and feel. Its central rotunda is approximately 35 feet high, with its dome adding another 10 feet.

Journey Into ​Imagination With Figment​
Journey Into ​Imagination With Figment​

Journey into Imagination with Figment is a gentle musical ride through the Imagination Institute’s sensory labs where kids can learn about their 5 senses.

Walt Disney ​World Railroad​
Walt Disney ​World Railroad​

Offering convenient stops at Frontierland, Fantasyland and Main Street, U.S.A., it's the perfect way to preview the magic at Magic Kingdom park and take in the picturesque scenery. The Walt Disney World Railroad is also a handy way to get around quickly and easily.

Dinosaur​
Dinosaur​

Travel back in time on a perilous race to rescue an Iguanadon before the meteor that wiped out the dinosaurs strikes. Step inside the pristine halls of The Dino Institute, a one-time secret research facility and museum that is home to real fossils dating back to when dinosaurs walked the earth.

The Magic ​Carpets of Aladdin​
The Magic ​Carpets of Aladdin​

On Ride Perspective of The Magic Carpets of Aladdin at Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Buena Vista, Florida, USA. Follow us on Twitter: http://Twitter.... On Ride …

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Pteranodon ​Flyers​
Pteranodon ​Flyers​

Rides & Attractions; Pteranodon Flyers ... Universal's Islands of Adventure ... Universal Studios Florida ...

TriceraTop ​Spin​
TriceraTop ​Spin​

TriceraTop Spin, Orlando: See 34 reviews, articles, and 12 photos of TriceraTop Spin, ranked No.208 on TripAdvisor among 449 attractions in Orlando.

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Skull Island: ​Reign of Kong​
Skull Island: ​Reign of Kong​

Opening this summer is Skull Island: Reign of Kong, a brand new attraction located in Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme park, just steps away from the Jurassic Park area.

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