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Universal Studios Hollywood VIP Experience
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Follow in the footsteps of celebrities, dignitaries, and royalty to discover the Universal Studios Hollywood the public doesnít get to see. This private VIP tour provides preferential treatment, front-of-line admission to shows, and special access to all attractions.
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Pricing and availability
From $299.01 each  Travelers (5 & older) *
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With the Hollywood VIP Experience, get star treatment from the moment you arrive at Universal Studios! The day gets started with valet parking, followed by refreshments at the private VIP lounge. Then, an expert studio guide will lead you through the ultimate Hollywood experience, with exclusive behind-the-scenes access to working sound stages and famous sets.

Be pampered like a star with gourmet lunch and escorted front-of-line privileges at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park all day long. Immerse yourself in a full day of movie-making magic as you discover the Universal Studios Hollywood the general public doesn't get to see.

Go behind the scenes to visit closed sets and listen to personal stories about the making of some of the most famous films and TV shows in history. Visit the Archive and Collections Department to see how Universalís historical props, documents, photos, and costumes are preserved for history.

Explore the Academy Award-winning sound department, and roam the enormous prop warehouse (imagine the photo opportunities).

Coming attractions! Experience the largest movie set street expansion in Hollywood history from trams with built-in, state-of-the-art HD monitors. Learn movie-making secrets like CGI, stop-motion, motion capture, and 3-D technology at the all-new Special Effects Stage.

Tour the amazingly expansive backlot and visit actual sets for such movies as Steven Spielbergís War of the Worlds.

Inclusions :
  • Escorted priority entry and seating at shows and attractions
  • Access to the VIP Lounge
  • VIP Lounge refreshments upon arrival
  • Gourmet lunch served in the exclusive VIP Dining Room by legendary Studio Chefs
  • Valet parking

Approximately 6 hours for the VIP tour; you may spend the rest of the day at Universal Studios Hollywood

Daily; space is limited

Departure time:
Varies seasonally

Advance reservation confirmation is required. You must contact Universal Studios Hollywood after booking online to reserve your tour date; the customer-service phone number appears on your printed voucher(s). Children ages 4 and younger are not allowed on this tour. All VIP tour content is subject to availability.

Redemption instructions

After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.

Exchange your voucher for activity:
Advance reservation confirmation is required. You must call Universal Studios Hollywood after booking online to reserve your desired VIP Experience date and time; the customer service phone number appears on your printed voucher(s).Note: It is recommend to call immediately after booking online, as the tour has limited space and sells out quickly. When making your reservation, you will be given a confirmation code. You must have this code to participate in the VIP Experience, and will not be admitted without it. When you arrive at the VIP lounge, please present your voucher(s) and photo identification to the ticket agent.
Terms and conditions

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to 2 days before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is the date of the Activity.