In summer 2017 the first of its kind water theme park will be erupting known as Volcano Bay. It will be an innovative experience filled with incredible thrills and perfected relaxation. On November 15th guests will have the chance to purchase tickets to experience it firsthand.
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Volcano Bay will span 30 acres and feature a variety of experiences that range from daring to serene. Dozens of unique attractions will offer something for everyone, including
- Multi-directional wave pool with sandy beaches,
- Peaceful winding river, twisting multi-rider raft rides,
- Speeding body slides that drop from the top of the volcano into the waters below
- The best part guests wont have to wait in long lines to enjoy any of it
The parks state-of-the-art Krakatau Aqua Coaster will take guests on an exciting voyage unlike any other, and the all-new TapuTapu wearable technology that will redefine the way guests experience water parks has also been announced.
Krakatau Aqua Coaster Volcano Bays State-of-the-Art Marquee Attraction
Krakatau Aqua Coaster will be the star experience at Universals Volcano Bay combining innovative ride technology with water theme park thrills to take families on an unforgettable adventure through the parks massive icon the 200-foot Krakatau volcano.
Guests will board specially-designed canoes and propel downwards and upwards through the volcanos interior peaks and valleys. Theyll twist, turn and plummet along dark passageways, be launched through sparkling waterfalls and so much more.
Universal is using some of the incredible technology that makes its theme park attractions so compelling to create a first-of-its-kind aqua coaster in Florida. The attraction will use linear induction motor technology, which launches the canoe uphill before it immediately sends riders into a downhill plunge. This technology combined with the immersive theming Universal is known for will make Krakatau Aqua Coaster a unique water theme park attraction thats fun for the entire family.
TapuTapu Wearable Will Redefine the Queue Experience Less Time Waiting in Lines, More Time Having Fun
Universals Volcano Bay will debut a new technology, the TapuTapu wearable, designed to make the guest experience throughout the entire park as hassle-free and fun-filled as possible. As part of their admission, guests will receive a TapuTapu wearable upon arrival to the park that allows them to do the following with a simple tap:
Guests will be able to virtually wait in line while they play in other areas of the park. The wearable will alert guests when its time for them to ride so they can head to the attraction.
Tap to play.
Guests will discover various tap-to-play experiences throughout the park all designed exclusively for Volcano Bay by Universals award-winning creative team. With just a tap of TapuTapu, guests can trigger special effects like controlling streams of water spurting from whales in Tot Tiki Reef, shooting water cannons at guests snaking down Kopiko Wai Winding River and illuminating images in the volcanos hidden caves.