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The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood  

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List of the best rides at Universal Studios Hollywood, including photos, types of rides, and more information. This ranked list of the best Universal Studios Hollywood attractions includes roller coasters, kids rides, indoor / dark rides, and water rides, as well as parades, live shows, and Universal Studios Hollywood tours. The rides on this list have been voted on by amusement park fans and Universal Studios Hollywood enthusiasts.

From the newest rides at Universal Studios Hollywood to the classics that have been around forever, this is a list of all the most famous attractions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Don't like Creature from the Black Lagoon - The Musical or The Adventures of Conan: A Sword and Sorcery Spectacular? Vote them down so they don't win. Rides include everything from Waterworld: A Live Sea War Spectacular to King Kong: 360 3-D.

This list answers the question, "What are the best rides at Universal Studios Hollywood?" After you are finished with this list, head on over and vote on the best rides of Universal Studios Hollywood.

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Harry Potter and the Forbidden... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
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Jurassic Park River Adventure is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
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Revenge of the Mummy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
Revenge of the Mummy, commonly referred to as the Mummy Ride, is an enclosed steel roller coaster based upon the popular Mummy movie franchise directed by Stephen Sommers. The rides are located ...more
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Universal Studios Backlot Tour is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
The Studio Tour is a ride attraction at the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park in California. The Tour is the signature attraction at the park, and goes into a working movie studio, with ...more
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Transformers: The Ride is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
Transformers: The Ride
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The Simpsons Ride is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
The Simpsons Ride
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Jaws is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Jaws
Jaws was a theme park attraction based upon the films of the same name. The attraction places guests aboard tour boats for what should be a leisurely tour of Amity Harbor, but instead becomes a ...more
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E.T. Adventure is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
E.T. Adventure Dark ride
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Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem
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King Kong Encounter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
King Kong Encounter
King Kong Encounter was an attraction formerly part of the Studio Tour at Universal Studios Hollywood. The scene, located amongst the New York Street backlot sets in the heart of the studios, ...more
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King Kong: 360 3-D is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
King Kong: 360 3-D
King Kong: 360 3-D is an attraction which is included in the Studio Tour at Universal Studios Hollywood. The attraction takes guests to a recreated version of Skull Island from Peter Jackson's ...more
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Waterworld: A Live Sea War Spe... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
Waterworld: A Live Sea War Spectacular
Waterworld: A Live Sea War Spectacular is an attraction based on the 1995 film Waterworld found at Universal Studios Hollywood ', Universal Studios Japan, and Universal Studios Singapore. The ...more
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Special Effects Stage is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
Special Effects Stage
Special Effects Stage is a new attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood. The attraction serves as a new version of the park's former Special Effects Stages show, which was located in the Lower ...more
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Universal's House of Horrors is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
Universal's House of Horrors
Universal's House of Horrors was an attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood. It was the fifth variation of a walk-through maze housed in the "Stage 13" building.. The "Stage ...more
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Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit
Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit is a steel roller coaster at Universal Studios Florida in Orlando, Florida. With a height of 167 feet, a length of 3,800 feet, and a top speed of 65 miles per hour, it ...more
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Flight of the Hippogriff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
thewrightone05 added Flight of the Hippogriff

Flight of the Hippogriff is a junior roller coaster at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter section of Universal Studios Hollywood and opened on April 7, 2016. This is the first outdoor roller coaster at the Hollywood location.

Flight of the Hippogriff is a junior roller coaster at the Islands of Adventure theme park, in Orlando, Florida, United States. The ride is located in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter section ...more
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Popeye and Bluto's Bilge-Rat B... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
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Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls Log flume
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 and ...more
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Doctor Doom's Fearfall is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
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Popeye and Bluto's Bilge-Rat B... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Popeye and Bluto's Bilge-Rat Barges Ride
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The Wild Wild Wild West Stunt ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
The Wild Wild Wild West Stunt Show
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SpongeBob SquarePants Rock Bot... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added SpongeBob SquarePants Rock Bottom Plunge
SpongeBob SquarePants Rock Bottom Plunge is a loop and corkscrew Euro-Fighter roller coaster located at Nickelodeon Universe in the Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota. It is the shortest ...more
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Jimmy Neutron's Nicktoon Blast is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Simulator ride
Jimmy Neutron's Nicktoon Blast was a simulator ride at Universal Studios Florida that replaced The Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera. The story line revolved around Ooblar, from the Yolkian ...more
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The Adventures of Curious Geor... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
The Adventures of Curious George
Curious George Goes to Town is a children's aqua play and ball play area at Universal Studios Florida. The attraction originally opened in 1998, on the former site of The Bates Mansion Set used ...more
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Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Myste... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood
RyanMorales1 added Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries