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New details for port adventures for Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point have been released and we have theme her for you to look over!
Venture beyond Disney Lookout Cay to explore the rich culture and breathtaking beauty of Eleuthera with an exciting collection of all-new adventures—specially developed in partnership with local tour operators. From biking and kayaking along the island’s pristine coastline, to snorkeling through tropical reefs or exploring mystical caves and lush forest aboard an off-road buggy—exciting adventures await guests at every turn.
Bahama Bank Boat Escape
Board a catamaran and sail to the Bahama Bank, where crystal-clear waters and vibrant marine life await. Dive into crystal-clear waters alongside your safety snorkelers. Relax on a floating mat under the shade of an umbrella or snorkel amid underwater life. Water toys are available. After a little over an hour exploring the wonders below the surface, board your vessel and sail back to Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point—along the way, enjoy a cup of nonalcoholic fruit punch.
Hold on tight as you bounce across the waters of Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point on an inflatable Banana Boat. Expect to get wet during this fun-filled, splash-a-second, thrill-seekers water adventure.
Immerse yourself in the beauty of tropical terrain, pedaling at your own pace as you discover hidden gems around Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point. Traverse winding coastal paths to a nature trail, where you can soak up the gentle ocean breezes.
Bike and Kayak at Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point
Immerse yourself in a tropical paradise as you pedal to the kayak center. Enjoy 30 minutes of tandem kayaking close to shore while taking in the lush scenery and crystal-clear blue waters. If you so choose, spend some time snorkeling the pristine waters, exploring coral formations, exotic fish and marine life.
Certified Scuba Trip
Discover why Boiling Hole Reef is a must-visit destination for scuba enthusiasts. An underwater wonderland teeming with diverse marine life—valid dive certification required.
Ebike, Sand, Snorkel and History Tour
Explore Eleuthera’s rich history and awe-inspiring landscapes while tooling around on an electric bicycle. Enjoy stops at the Ruins of the Anglican Church, Sarah Miller’s Plantation and the homecoming site. Learn about the church’s rich history, the first settlers, the plantation and South Eleuthera’s thriving trade. Pedal to Miller’s Beach to bask in the sun, take a refreshing dip or snorkel in the crystal-clear waters.
Historical Nature and Awesome Buggy Tour – 2 Person
Hop in a 2-person buggy and head out on an action-packed adventure through scenic routes and off-road trails. Immersed in breathtaking natural surroundings, enjoy lush vegetation, coastal views and pristine beaches along the way. Discover paradise found during a stop at Gaulding Cay, one of the island’s most alluring white-sand beaches. Here, you can explore the shores, soak up the sun or take a dip in the clear turquoise waters. Continue your buggy adventure through diverse landscapes, including rolling hills, rocky terrains, and dense forests. Ending at the lighthouse, a historic landmark offering panoramic views of Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point.
Historical Nature and Awesome Buggy Tour – 4 Person
Board a 4-person buggy and embark on an exhilarating adventure through scenic routes and off-road trails. Immersed in breathtaking natural surroundings, enjoy lush vegetation, coastal views and pristine beaches. Discover paradise found during a stop at Gaulding Cay, one of the island’s most alluring white-sand beaches. Here, you can explore the shores, soak up the sun or take a dip in the clear turquoise waters. Continue your buggy adventure through diverse landscapes, including rolling hills, rocky terrains, and dense forests. Ending at the lighthouse, a historic landmark offering panoramic views of Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point.
Private Historical and Cultural Tour - SUV or Van
Embark on an unforgettable excursion through South Eleuthera via a private SUV or Van, complete with a driver-guide who will share points of interest and historical facts along the way. Meet your private driver-guide at Mabrika Cove Tram Stop and discuss what you would like to see and do. Alternatively, let your driver-guide customize an itinerary that makes the most of your day in port. Some of the highlights around South Eleuthera include Ocean Hole, Cathedral Cave, Pink Beach and Rock Sound Shipping Dock and Market. pace.
Snorkel by Boat
Discover a whole new world in the shallow waters of The Bahamas as your snorkel amid schools of tropical fish, remarkable coral reefs and other marine life. Soak in the picturesque views as your crew ventures out to a second snorkeling site or even a secluded sandbar, where you can enjoy a leisurely swim. Savor a refreshing drink and relax to the soft sounds of Bahamian Calypso music while you take in the surrounding sights on your return to the marina.
Snorkel by Boat – Certified Scuba Observer
Join your family and safety snorkelers in the water as you embark on a guided snorkeling adventure exploring the diverse marine life that call Boiling Hole Reef home. After a little over an hour exploring the wonders from below you, reboard your vessel and sail back to Disney’s Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point—along the way, enjoy a cup of non-alcoholic fruit punch.
Head to Flippers and Fins to receive your snorkel gear and instruction. A mask, snorkel and snorkel vest are mandatory and will be provided. Fins and child-size masks are also available. Dive into an enchanting underwater paradise at Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point, surrounded by schools of tropical fish and other mesmerizing marine life. Prepare to be captivated by the natural beauty and wonder that await you beneath the surface. Feel free to come and go from the beach as much as you please, taking advantage of the opportunity to explore and make lasting memories. When your day draws to a close, simply return your equipment to Flippers and Fins.
South Eleuthera Eco and Cultural Tour
Embark on a scenic drive from Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point to Rock Sound. During your journey, learn about the diverse array of medicinal plants flourishing alongside the road. Make a stop at the Boiling Hole, also known as “nature's hot tub." Explore Cathedral Cave and marvel at the tree roots that gracefully cascade from the top of the cave to its floor. With natural light streaming throughout, it makes for a stunning backdrop to a memorable selfie. Journey to the world-famous Ocean Hole—once explored by the legendary Jacque Cousteau. This famed oceanographer also called this breathtaking part of the world home. Shop for tasty Bahamian delicacies and original handcrafted souvenirs during a stop at the Rock Sound Shipping Dock and Market. Immerse yourself in the colorful atmosphere of Greencastle Junkanoo Shack and Workshop. Here, you’ll learn about the cultural history of the famed Junkanoo festival. Engage your senses by running your hands across some of the impressive handmade floats as you groove to the rhythm of a goat-skin drum. You can even design and “paste” your very own junkanoo costume piece!
South Eleuthera Eco and Historical Tour
Experience Bannerman Town, Cathedral Cave, Ocean Hole and more. Embark on a scenic drive as you leave Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point toward Bannerman Town. During your journey, learn about the diverse array of medicinal plants flourishing alongside the road and the profound history of one of South Eleuthera's richest and earliest settlements. Make a stop at Cathedral Cave to marvel at the tree roots that gracefully cascade from the top of the cave to its floor. With natural light streaming throughout, it makes for a stunning backdrop to a memorable selfie. If time permits, this stop may also include a visit to the Boiling Hole, also known as “nature's hot tub." Shop for tasty Bahamian delicacies and original handcrafted souvenirs during a stop at the Rock Sound Shipping Dock and Market. Journey to the world-famous Ocean Hole—once explored by the legendary Jacque Cousteau. This famed oceanographer also called this breathtaking part of the world home.
Tropical Reef Safari Snorkel
Create magical memories while snorkeling amid exotic coral reefs and vibrant marine life.
Board a catamaran where you’ll be fitted with your snorkeling equipment and receive a briefing on board the vessel if you’re new to snorkeling. Set sail to the Snorkeling Reef (or a similar site, based on weather and sea conditions). Dive into the water alongside your safety snorkelers for a guided snorkeling expedition of the reef area. Take your time to marvel at the stunning coral formations and vibrant marine life below the surface. After a little over an hour exploring underwater wonders, hop back into your vessel and sail back to Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point—along the way, enjoy a cup of nonalcoholic fruit punch.
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In 2025 the gates will open to an astonishing new theme park: Universal Epic Universe. This new park invites guests to explore vibrant worlds with extraordinary adventures that go beyond their wildest imaginations. Epic Universe will present a level of theme park immersion and innovation that is unmatched – transporting guests to expansive worlds featuring more than 50 awe-inspiring attraction, entertainment, dining and shopping experiences that come together to create an unforgettable adventure that is nothing short of epic.
One of those lands will be Celestial Park, the heart of Universal Epic Universe. With acres of rolling gardens, chasing waterways and strolling pathways, Celestial Park puts the “park” back in “theme park.” As soon as guests enter the imaginative world, they’ll embark on a journey of discovery, thrills and excitement as they wander through lush living gardens nestled along shimmering waters surrounded by stunning architecture inspired by astronomical and mythological elements. Here, guests can relax while taking in the sights and sounds around them, board a shooting comet for an exhilarating roller coaster adventure, dine on delectable cuisine, shop exclusive merchandise to commemorate their visit and more.
Celestial Park will be the gateway to explore the four additional worlds of Epic Universe – each bringing to life extraordinary adventures that go beyond guests’ wildest imaginations. Through a set of majestic portals that capture the imagination and creativity of each world, guests will embark on a transformative experience as they journey from Celestial Park to:
Welcome to Celestial Park, the cosmic heart of Universal Epic Universe, where wondrous discoveries await among the lush greenery and dancing fountains. From unparalleled thrills and entertainment to a galaxy of restaurants, shops and a grand hotel, it’s a journey of sensory delights for all to enjoy together.
Starfall Racers is a Roller Coaster Race Across the Cosmos
A dual-launch racing coaster that sends guests rocketing through the skies aboard comets in a race to see who’s the fastest of them all. Reaching speeds up to 62 mph and heights up to 133 feet along 5,000 feet of track, Starfall Racers will be Epic Universe’s most thrilling coaster experience with unique maneuvers such as the “Celestial Spin,” in which the two coaster vehicles perform an inverted crisscross while speeding through the air – creating an “out-of-this-world” adrenaline rush.
Go for a Whirl on the New Constellation Carousel
Climb aboard the Constellation Carousel in Celestial Park at Universal Epic Universe. On this imaginative carousel, the cosmic energy of the universe enables everyone to ride the constellations themselves, including celestial lions, dragons, bears and more. Music and color dazzle your senses as you whirl and twirl together across the Milky Way.
Wade into Atlantic for Exceptional Seafood and Steaks
Across the shimmering waters of the Neptune pool in Celestial Park, Atlantic is an undersea culinary fantasy. Inside glass walls reminiscent of an enormous Victorian aquarium, starfish dwell peacefully with serene, illuminated fish swimming above you. Indulge in exceptional seafood and steaks, or enjoy a cocktail at the lively Aquaria Bar. Must be 21+ with valid photo ID to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.
Explore the Tastes of The Blue Dragon Pan-Asian Restaurant
Experience the authentic tastes of The Blue Dragon Pan-Asian Restaurant, located in Celestial Park at Universal Epic Universe. Dine on Chinese, Japanese and Thai fare in a star-filled courtyard under the glow of ethereal lanterns and a pair of colorful neon dragons. Then escape the bustling streetscape and relax with a cocktail in The Tiger Bar. Must be 21+ with valid photo ID to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.
Power Up your Play at the Nintendo Super Star Store
Located just outside the portal entrance to SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™, the Nintendo Super Star Store in Celestial Park is where you can level up your collection of toys, apparel, and all things Nintendo®.
An interactive wet-play area that also doubles as a giant compass rose to the many wonders of Epic Universe, featuring crystal blue fountains that spring to life and dance around guests;
With this new gate at Universal Orlando, there will be three hotels! Universal Helios Grand Hotel; Universal Stella Nova Resort (set to open January 21, 2025) and Universal Terra Luna Resort (set to open February 25, 2025).
Universal Helios Grand Hotel, designed to transport guests to a world where the heavens and earth unite – complete with 500 rooms, one-of-a-kind views and its very own dedicated entrance into the theme park.
More details about Universal Epic Universe – including the debut of an interactive preview center at Universal CityWalk later this year that will offer a sneak peek at the new theme park – will be revealed in the months ahead. If you want to learn more about this epic new park and be one of the first people to experience this amazing new park -sign up for our newsletter here!
Universal Orlando Resort invites you to “laissez les bons temps rouler” (let the good times roll) from February 3 through April 7 during Universal Mardi Gras: International Flavors of Carnaval.
This year’s festivities present a vibrant Mardi Gras party like no other, featuring an expansive menu of sweet, savory, and spicy dishes inspired by New Orleans favorites and iconic Carnaval flavors from around the globe, a dazzling Mardi Gras parade featuring all-new, incredibly detailed floats inspired by elements, and - on select nights - live concerts by top names in music like DJ Khaled, Ava Max, Luis Fonsi and more. And you can enjoy all of the fun as part of regular theme park admission to Universal Studios Florida!
Spectacular Mardi Gras Concert Lineup
This year’s spectacular concert series will feature ten live performances by some of the most popular names across all genres of music – including GRAMMY-winning artist DJ Khaled, the artist behind the mega-hit, “Sweet but Psycho” – Ava Max, and five-time Latin GRAMMY-winning artist Luis Fonsi. Performances will take place on select nights following the Mardi Gras parade at the Music Plaza stage, located in front of the thrilling Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit roller coaster.
New Elements Parade Theme
This year’s Mardi Gras parade theme will bring the elements to life in six new, beautifully designed parade floats inspired by Earth, wind, fire, water, the sun and the moon. The new collection of element floats will join Universal’s traditional lineup of New Orleans-inspired floats to create this year’s parade – complete with high-energy music, dozens of performers donning elaborate costumes and tons of beads.
Taste The International Flavors of Carnaval
Mardi Gras guests can savor the mouthwatering flavors of global Carnaval celebrations from New Orleans to Spain to China and beyond with an expansive menu featuring more than 60 tasting-sized items. While venturing throughout the parkwide celebration, guests will find kiosks featuring delicious culinary delicacies inspired by various locations from around the globe – including the classic Fried Green Tomato Po’boy and fan-favorite fluffy Beignets from New Orleans, Chicken Schnitzel from Germany, Chilaquiles Verdes from Mexico and so much more.
The Party Continues at Universal Orlando's Hotels
The best way to experience Universal Mardi Gras is with a stay at one of Universal’s incredible hotels, where guests can enjoy exclusive benefits including Early Park Admission and complimentary transportation to the theme parks.
All Universal Orlando hotels will offer exclusive Mardi Gras food and beverages this season, such as the Crawfish and Andouille Sausage Egg Roll at Islands Dining Room at Loews Royal Pacific Resort, Mardi Gras Empanadas at Amatista Cookhouse at Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, Jambalaya at Beach Break Café at Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites and more.
Incredible Offers To Get the Celebration Started
Access to Universal Mardi Gras is included with regular theme park admission to Universal Studios Florida. You can now take advantage of these incredible offers to experience Mardi Gras and all that Universal Orlando’s theme parks have to offer:
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