Universal Studios wants to send you around the world – the Wizarding World, that is. Universal Studios Hollywood and TripAdvisor will send one lucky winner and guests on the ultimate Harry Potter trip around the world to experience “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” at theme parks in Hollywood, Orlando and Japan and “The Making of Harry Potter” at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.
From Universal Studios Hollywood’s Press Release
In celebration of the opening of “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” at Universal Studios Hollywood on April 7, the global entertainment destination and TripAdvisor, the world’s largest online travel site, are launching the Ultimate Harry Potter Trip Around the World sweepstakes sending one winner and three guests on a once-in-a-lifetime magical journey to experience the wonders of Harry Potter experiences across the globe.
This exciting contest, which kicked off on January 14, will whisk the sweepstakes winner and three guests on a spellbinding voyage to visit “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” locations around the world beginning with the Grand Opening at Universal Studios Hollywood and including lands at Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Japan. The winners will also visit “The Making of Harry Potter” at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, where they can discover behind-the-scenes filmmaking secrets at the home of all eight Harry Potter blockbuster films. Fans can enter to win at www.tripadvisor.com/wizardingworldhollywood.
More than five years in the making, and inspired by J.K. Rowling’s compelling stories and characters that were brought to life in the Warner Bros. films, “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” is being masterfully recreated at Universal Studios Hollywood and will be faithful to the visual landscape of the fiction and films, including Hogwarts castle which will serve as its iconic focal point.
Click here for more details on the rides and attractions of “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” at Universal Studios Hollywood, and check out the video below for a highlight tour of Hogsmeade and Hogwarts Castle at Universal Orlando’s Islands of Adventure.
The Ultimate Harry Potter Trip Around the World sweepstakes began on January 14. Fans have until February 24 to register and can enter to win. The winner will receive a trip for four people, including airfare, four night accommodations at each location, ground transportation, 2-day theme park tickets for each theme park and tickets for Warner Bros. Studio Tour London. U.S. citizens, 18 years of age and older are eligible to enter. No purchase is necessary.