Universal City Vacation Packages
Discover Hollywood glamour, film history and endless entertainment in Universal City. Located in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles, this area is home to one of the world’s major film studios.
See movie magic come to life at Universal Studios Hollywood®. Take a behind-the-scenes tour of one of Hollywood’s longest operating film studios. On a Studio Tour, visit 13 blocks of studio lots where some of the world’s most famous movies were made. Dodge King Kong in 3-D, check out the eerie Bates Motel from Psycho, explore Wisteria Lane from Desperate Housewives and watch for Jaws under the water. Films and television shows may be filming during your visit. See moviemaking in the moonlight during a Nighttime Studio Tour.
Immerse yourself in the magic of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. Discover the secrets of Hogwarts™ castle or purchase a personalized wand in Hogsmeade™ village. See the mythical hippogriff and join it for a thrilling ride.
Enjoy movie-themed thrills at the many rides in Universal Studios. Sit in the splash zone at WaterWorld®. See unbelievable stunts on Jet Skis and even a seaplane crash landing. Escape from dinosaurs in Jurassic Park® - The Ride, including a massive Tyrannosaurus rex. See stuntmen in action and meet favorite movie characters in the park’s many other features.
Within the three-block radius of Universal CityWalk Hollywood, enjoy myriad shopping, dining and entertainment options. See an IMAX® film at the large movie theater. Get your thrills at the indoor skydiving center. Enjoy the sunny California weather as you browse the shops or have a meal along the promenade.
Visit Universal City throughout the year. Save money and ensure speedy entry to some Universal Studios Hollywood’s star attractions, like The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™, by purchasing tickets in advance. Plenty of parking is available along with city Metro access. Hop on the complimentary Universal Studios shuttle to safely and conveniently travel between CityWalk and Universal Studios.
Accommodation in Universal City
You may not find a huge selection of hotels near Universal City, so be sure to explore the deals on Expedia's Universal City hotels page.
While you are exploring Universal City you will almost certainly visit Universal Studios, so another option is to find a place within walking distance of this popular attraction. The Sunset Tower Hotel is approximately 3 miles away. Equally popular is The Redbury @ Hollywood and Vine, about 3 miles away.