5 Tallest & Fastest Roller Coasters in Orlando
Hold on to your hats thrill seekers! When it comes to speed, these rides are as fast as they get if you plan on hitting the theme parks in Orlando.
Your quest for the fastest coaster starts at SeaWorld. Right now, the “Mako” coaster is not only Orlando’s fastest coaster at 73 miles per hour, it’s also the tallest with a 200-foot drop! The “Mako” named after one of the fastest sharks in the ocean is sure to bring you all the excitement you’re looking for.
Islands of Adventure: The Incredible Hulk
Next up we have fan favorite “The Incredible Hulk.” Located inside Islands of Adventure, the Marvel superhero coaster immediately shoots riders out of a tunnel at 40 miles per hour and reaches speeds of 67 miles per hour. A recent upgrade of the ride threw in some extra twists and turns to make sure riders feel the full extent of a hulk smash
Universal Studios: Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit
You’ll be able to ramp up and rock out on Universal Studios “Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit.” Reaching speeds of up to 65 miles per hour, this coaster will take you up at a 90-degree angle before a 167-foot drop. If the drop isn’t enough to get you excited, you’ll be able to pick one of 30 songs to enjoy while you rip through the sky.
SeaWorld: Kraken Unleashed
The “Kraken Unleashed” is more than just your typical roller coaster. With top speeds of 65 miles per hour, this coaster’s high speed sets you up for a 145-foot drop. As an extra layer of thrill, riders won’t actually be able to see what’s coming next. That’s because all seats on the “Kraken Unleashed” have virtual reality headgear attached to take riders out of the clear Orlando skies and deep into an artificial deep blue sea.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith
Get your thrills in style on the Rock n’ Roller Coaster at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The coaster, which look like a decked out stretch Cadillac will jet you from zero to 57 miles per hour in mere seconds as you navigate through a traffic jam while rocking out Aerosmith’s greatest hits.
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