10 Jun 2021

USA: Velociraptors on the Loose – Universal Orlando Resort Opens “Jurassic World VelociCoaster“

©2021 Universal OrlandoAt Universal Orlando Resort’s theme park Islands of Adventure the waiting has come to an end – today, the park celebrates the official opening of its new and highly awaited “Jurassic World VelociCoaster“ (cf. EAP news of 29 Sep 2020). A high thrill coaster by Intamin, which is inspired by the movie productions of “Jurassic World“ (2015) and “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom“ (2018). While walking through the queue area, thrill seekers meet characters and dinosaurs from the movies and get warned about the journey they will enter when boarding the futuristic trains.

The over 1,400 metre-long (4,700 feet) track offers a variety of thrill elements and launches of which the fastest exhilarates the train to around 112 km/h (70mph) in just 2.4 seconds. For all details about the extraordinary coaster experience in Orlando, do not miss our story in one of our upcoming EAP issues. (eap)