Universal Orlando Resort Opens Skull Island: Reign of Kong

Posted on August 30, 2016

Flames at Skull Island Reign of Kong at Universal Orlando

Universal Orlando has opened its new King Kong attraction called Skull Island: Reign of Kong. Guests travel to a mysterious world filled with strange creatures on the journey led by the 8th Wonder Expedition Company. Guests board a 40-foot-long, 17-ton expedition vehicle to navigate the terrain.

Cave entrance at Skull Island Reign of Kong at Universal Orlando


The vehicle operates on a trackless ride system. It takes guests deeper and deeper into the island. A three story King Kong is also seen on the ride.

Flaming skulls at Skull Island Reign of Kong at Universal Orlando


Reign of Kong was first announced last summer and is now open to theme park guests. Here's a video of the attraction from Inside the Magic:



Photos: Universal Orlando