Harry Potter World in Orlando: What to Expect

Hogwarts Express in Harry Potter World in Orlando
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If you’re a budding Harry Potter fan and have been dying to visit the Harry Potter world in Orlando, Florida, we totally get where you’re coming from! However, there are certain aspects of the trip that it’s probably best to know before you go. Here are some insider facts on what it’s actually like over there.

The Hogwarts Castle is Phenomenal

Honestly, the pictures don’t even do it justice. When you visit the Hogwarts castle, you’ll be shocked by how incredible of a job they did building it. The inside of the castle is also incredible, full with talking pictures, the Mirror of Erised, Dumbledore’s office, and countless other easter eggs for Harry Potter lovers!

There are 3 Kinds of Butterbeer

Yup, that’s right. When you arrive in Hogsmeade, you’ll learn that there are actually three different versions of Butterbeer that you can buy. One of them is like an icy slushie. Another is more like a cold beverage, not unlike beer itself. And the third option is a hot beverage, which you’ll find they serve in the Three Broomsticks.

You May Have to Wait in Lines

As much as you love Harry Potter, there are countless others who love it just as much. This means that you’ll probably have to wait in line for all kinds of things. Not just for the rides, but also to go inside the Three Broomsticks, or to take a picture near the Hogwarts Express.