Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Coasters & Theme Parks
Lake Buena Vista. Disney World has four theme parks and two water parks. Magic Kingdom was the first theme park and the most recent theme park built, in 1998, is called Animal Kingdom.
Cheetah Run. The ride has a speed of 75 miles per hour and has live cheetahs near the ride.
Back to the Future: The Ride. The Simpsons Ride is a virtual ride, where guests ride with the Simpsons at Krusty Land on a ride that has been hijacked, and they go around the theme park and in Springfield.
|What two rides did Dragon Challenge: Hungarian Horntail and Chinese Fireball replace?||Florida Theme Parks
Dueling Dragons. Take note, all of the incorrect answers were not actual rides ever built by Universal or any other theme park. Dueling Dragons was rebuilt to fit the theme of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Cypress Gardens. LegoLand Florida is the second LegoLand theme park to be placed in the Untied States: located at the previous Cypress Gardens location in Winter Haven.
Inverted. Montu has been rated in the top spots of Amusement Today's Golden Ticket Awards along with Busch Gardens' Shiekra and Kumba. The theme of Montu is Egyptian, for Montu is an Egyptian God.
|Does Hollywood's Rip Ride Rockit at Universal Studios Florida have custom music playable on the ride?||Florida Theme Parks
Yes. Various genres can be chosen from: like rock, hip hop, country and several others. The ride also uses sound effects representing humans talking to you.
Sea World Orlando. It was the first "flying" coaster in Florida and has a tank filled with rays and fish below the ride. The queue holds the various fish and rays and is visible to the riders.
Toy Story Mania. Please note: this ride is also at Disney's California Adventure in Anaheim, California. Both rides opened in 2009 and also have special physical effects to the riders (e.g. air of a balloon).
Shiekra (Busch Gardens). Sheikra first opened in 2006 and had the steepest drop in the state. In 2008, the ride was changed so the ride was floor-less. Its height is 200 feet and its angle of descent is 90 degrees.