ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - Universal Orlando on Tuesday unveiled more details about its Volcano Bay water park, along with new artist renderings.
Universal describes the 28-acre attraction as "a lush, tropical oasis inspired by the Pacific isles," which promises "thrills, indulgence or rejuvenation."
The park, slated to open in 2017, will include everything from drop slides and white-water action to a relaxing winding river, serene beaches and private cabanas. Volcano Bay is made up of four themed areas with Polynesian influences ranging from Easter Island, Hawaii, New Zealand and more.
At the heart of the park, you'll see the 200-foot-tall volcano called Krakatau. By day, you'll see its majestic waterfalls. And by night, the volcano will illuminate with blazing lava. There are three body slides:
Located at the base of Krakatau, Wave Village is a perfect place to soak in the sun and relax on the sandy shores. It includes:
River Village offers several family-friendly attractions and experiences and features:
Rainforest Village features an incredible assortment of attractions for thrill-seekers, including: