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Complete Guide to All Rides at Islands of Adventure

In this article we’ll cover the complete 2022 Islands of Adventure ride list to be as prepared as possible for your next Universal Orlando vacation! If you and your family love thrill rides, then you’ll want to make sure to plan a day to explore Islands of Adventure! With so much to choose within the the different themed areas – such as Hogsmeade Village at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Jurassic Park there is something for everyone!

So if you’re ready to learn about all of the rides at Islands of Adventure read on!

Complete List of Islands of Adventure Rides 2022

Before we start our journey through the guide to the rides in Islands of Adventure let’s take a look at the different lands you’ll want to be familiar with. The rides at Islands of Adventure are separated throughout eight different lands with the most popular of course being the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Where are the Island of Adventure rides located?

  • The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade
  • Marvel Super Hero Island
  • The Lost Continent
  • Port of Entry
  • Toon Lagoon
  • Jurassic Park
  • Skull Island
  • Seuss Landing

2022 Universal Islands of Adventure Rides List

If you’re simply just looking for an Islands of Adventure rides list we’ve made that for you right here! If you’re looking for a description of each ride be sure to keep reading below!

What are all the rides at islands of adventure?

  • Flight of the Hippogriff
  • Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure
  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey
  • Pteranodon Flyers
  • Jurassic Park River Adventure Ride
  • Jurassic World VelociCoaster
  • Cat in the Hat Ride
  • High in the Sky Seuss Trolley Train
  • Caro-Seuss-El
  • One fish, Two fish, Red fish, Blue Fish
  • Doom’s Fearfall
  • Incredible Hulk Coaster
  • Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man
  • Popeye and Bluto’s Bilge-rat Barges
  • Dudley Do-Right Ripsaw Falls
  • Skull Island: Reign of Kong

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2022 Islands of Adventure Attractions List – Where to Begin?

While we might miss some of the seasonal attractions and shows on this list our goal is to take you through each of the lands in Islands of Adventure so that you know exactly what to expect during your vacation.

How Many Rides Are at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure?

Another common question we receive when talking about the rides at Islands of Adventure is, how many rides are at Universal Islands of Adventure? Very simply, as of 2022 Universal Islands of Adventure has 16 rides for guests to enjoy in the theme park.

How Many Rides at Islands of Adventure are Open for Early Park Admission?

Universal Islands of Adventure is also included in the early park admission hours. Luckily guests can enjoy some of the most popular rides in all of Universal during these early park hours.

  • Flight of the Hippogriff
  • Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure
  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey
  • Jurassic World VelociCoaster
  • Hogsmeade Village Ride List

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    What are the Harry Potter Rides in Islands of Adventure?

    • Flight of the Hippogriff
    • Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure
    • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

    Flight of the Hippogriff

    This thrilling, yet kid-friendly roller coaster takes its riders through the Forbidden Forest, diving around a pumpkin patch and giving riders a nice look at Hagrid’s hut.

    Who loves it? This roller coaster is great for all ages, providing slight thrills without any chills.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 36” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

    Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure is the newest of the Universal Studios Islands of Adventure rides. “Drive” the motorcycle or ride in the sidecar around the Forbidden Forest to discover many of the magical beasts that live there.

    Who loves it? Older Harry Potter fans love the thrills and excitement of this roller coaster that whips around curves at high speeds and even goes backwards at one point.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 48”.

    Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

    Come inside Hogwarts Castle for a ride where the waiting queue is just as thrilling as the ride. As you walk through the many areas of Hogwarts Castle, you’ll be preparing for a thrilling ride with Hermione and her friends as they soar above the castle grounds on a one-of-a-kind ride that uses technology to create the sensation of flying.

    Who loves it? Harry Potter fans will geek out as they travel through the castle, but everyone will love the soaring ride that puts you right in the middle of the action.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 48”.

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    The Lost Continent

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    What are the Seuss Landing Rides?

    • Cat in the Hat Ride
    • High in the Sky Seuss Trolley Train
    • Caro-Seuss-El
    • One fish, Two fish, Red fish, Blue Fish

    Cat in the Hat Ride

    Travel through the Cat in the Hat story book on this omni-mover ride made to look like your couch.

    Who loves it? It’s a favorite with small children but older kids may get bored with it.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 36” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    High in the Sky Seuss Trolley Train

    Take a slow trolley ride about Seuss Landing to get a birds-eye view of it all while listening to classic Dr. Seuss stories.

    Who loves it? Anyone who wants to just sit back and relax will enjoy winding around on these elevated tracks.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 36” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Caro-Seuss-El

    A merry-go-round like no other, you are presented with all the nonsensical Seuessical creatures there are to choose from. Get your camera ready because you’re going to want photos of this ride!

    Who loves it? Mostly the younger kids love it, but everyone will smile once they see it.

    Height Requirements? There’s no minimum height, but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    One fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

    Take a spin on this ride as you choose which fish you want to sit in. You can choose when you go up and when you go down, but listen to the instructions if you want to avoid getting wet in the process.

    Who loves it? Everyone seems willing to give this a shot at least once, but don’t be surprised if your littlest ones keep asking to do it again and again and again.

    Height Requirements? There’s no minimum height, but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Marvel Super Hero Island

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    What are the Marvel Super Hero Island Rides?

    • Doom’s Fearfall
    • Incredible Hulk Coaster
    • Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man

    Doom’s Fearfall

    Are you brave enough to shoot up 185 feet in the air only to be plummeted back to Earth without any warning at a speed faster than gravity? Then you’re going to love this ultimate thrill ride at Universal Studios Orlando Islands of Adventure.

    Who loves it? Thrill-ride junkies!

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 52”. This ride also has safety restraints that may restrict people of certain sizes to ride. Those with a waist size of more than 40” may not be able to ride.

    Incredible Hulk Coaster

    This giant green coaster can be seen from practically anywhere in Islands of Adventure. This ride tops the list of rides at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure that have been here from the start and still attract huge lines.

    Who loves it? Anyone who can’t get enough of roller coasters that go upside down.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 54”. This ride also has safety restraints that may restrict people of certain sizes to ride. Those with a waist size of more than 40” may not be able to ride. And this ride has a zero-tolerance policy for any loose items so guests have to walk through a metal detector before they can ride.

    Amazing Adventures of Spider Man

    Put on your 3-D glasses for this high-flying virtual reality ride. Guests get to join Spider Man as he soars above the streets chasing bad guys.

    Who loves it? Classic Marvel character fans who don’t get motion sick. This one is a doosie.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 40” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Toon Lagoon

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    What rides are in Toon Lagoon?

    • Popeye and Bluto’s Bilge-rat Barges
    • Dudley Do-Right Ripsaw Falls

    Popeye and Bluto’s Bilge-rat Barges

    A classic wet ride, the rafting ride puts a group of people in a large circular spinning raft and tosses them up and down a river with lots of water obstacles waiting to soak them.

    Who loves it? Everyone on a hot day. No one on a cold day. If you liked to get soaked, you’ll love it.

    Height requirements? Minimum height is 42” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls

    Another classic wet ride, this log flume ride takes you through twists and turns, ending in a 75-foot drop. You are sure to get soaked when you ride this.

    Who loves it? A flume ride is fun for everyone, but older generation will really enjoy the references to this classic cartoon.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 44” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Jurassic Park

    What are the rides in Jurassic Park at Islands of Adventure?

    • Pteranodon Flyers
    • Jurassic Park River Adventure Ride
    • Jurassic World VelociCoaster

    Pteranodon Flyers

    Get carried away by a prehistoric flying reptile, suspended from a wire, and gently soar over the surrounding area of Jurassic Park. This ride is so kid friendly that anyone over 56” must find a kid to go on the ride with them!

    Who loves it? Kids who love having the power of saying who gets to ride with them. More adults would probably love it too, but it’s awkward (and maybe illegal) to ask kids you don’t know to take you on the ride when you’re a childless millennial.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 36” but with a maximum height of 56” unless accompanied by a kid between the height of 36-56 inches.

    Jurassic Park River Adventure Ride

    One last chance to get wet on a hot day. This boat ride starts out innocent enough as you travel into Jurassic Park to view the dinosaurs but then takes an ominous turn as you head into restricted areas of Jurassic Park and encounter so many T-rexes that you end up taking an 85-foot drop down into the darkness.

    Who loves it? A great ride for anyone who loves dinosaurs but isn’t too scared of them.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 36” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

    Jurassic World VelociCoaster

    It boasts 4,700 feet of track that will take you to heights of 155 feet using launches, barrel rolls, and endless twists and turns through tight squeezes as you dash through the park’s raptor enclosure.

    Who loves it? Every roller coaster enthusiast out there is chomping at the bit to hop aboard this one-of-a-kind roller coaster. This ride will definitely not be for the timid of heart. It will take over the number one spot for Universal thrill rides once it opens.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 51″ for this thriller.

    Skull Island

    Skull Island – Reign of Kong

    This terrifying ride is at the top of many people’s Orlando Universal rides list. Board a ride vehicle and travel through Skull Island where all the nightmarish creatures of the movie come to 3-D life all around you.

    Who loves it? Definitely for older kids, tweens and teens. This ride contains a lot of violence and unbelievably scary creatures so younger kids will want to stay away.

    Height Requirements? Minimum height is 36” but anyone under 48” will need to have a supervising companion.

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