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Universal Studios Japan: Universal VIP Experience Group Tour

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Feel like a VIP on a 3-hour guided tour of Universal Studios Japan, enjoying priority access to attractions, exclusive perks, and thrilling rides.


  • Step inside the park through a special entrance and enjoy a fun group tour for 3 hours with an English-speaking guide, brimming with insider trivia.

  • Skip the long queues with priority access to SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ and two other favorites, including Mario Kart: Koopa's Challenge, JAWS, and more.

  • Complimentary Yellow and Green Universal Express Passes catapult you to the front of top attractions like The Flying Dinosaur, a long flying coaster.

  • Become part of the wizarding world at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™, soar like a bird on Hollywood Dream, and fly through Hagrid's garden.

  • Did you know? SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ at Universal Studios Japan is the first-ever life-size, walk-through recreation of the world of Nintendo.


  • Universal Studios Japan 3-hour tour

  • English-speaking guide

  • Special entrance access

  • Access to the lounge with free drinks

  • 10% meal discount at park restaurants

  • A ride poncho

Priority entry to SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ & 2 other attractions:

  • Mario Kart: Koopa's Challenge

  • Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem

  • Yoshi's Adventure

  • JAWS

Two Yellow Universal Express passes with priority entry to:

  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™

  • Flight of the Hippogriff™

  • Hollywood Dream - The Ride

  • Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem

  • The Flying Dinosaur

  • JAWS

One Green Universal Express Pass with priority entry to:

  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™

  • Flight of the Hippogriff™

  • Hollywood Dream - The Ride

  • Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem

  • The Flying Dinosaur

  • JAWS

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba XR Ride - Mugen Train Dream Riders


  • Studio Pass or Annual Pass (admission ticket)

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Kickstart your magical journey in Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, by stepping into the heart of movie magic via a special entrance, reserved only for VIPs.

Game on

Your engaging English-speaking guide, an insider to the park, will be your personal narrator during the 3-hour tour, revealing hush-hush secrets and fascinating trivia about your favorite attractions and characters along the way. Led by an expert English-speaking guide, you'll enter through a special gate, and swiftly move to the attractions in SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™. Race your way to victory at Mario Kart: Koopa's Challenge, join Yoshi's Adventure as you search for Captain Toad, survive a gigantic man-eating shark attack while taking a boat tour at JAWS, and enjoy the whirling world of the Minions.

Maximize your magic

On top of this, you'll receive not one but two Yellow and one Green Universal Express Passes, unlocking priority access to the spellbinding Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™, the exhilarating Flight of the Hippogriff™, Hollywood Dream - The Ride, and more. When your appetite takes over, enjoy a 10% discount at park restaurants. This VIP experience prioritizes your comfort, making your visit to Universal Studios Japan not just a tour, but a cherished memory. Did we mention that before your day of exploring, you can relax in the exclusive lounge for 30 minutes with a complimentary drink?

What's not allowed

  • The 10% meal discount cannot be redeemed at wagons, snack stands, and Stage 33™.

  • Guests will not be able to substitute attractions in the event they are unable to use an attraction due to height restrictions or other usage requirements. It is recommended to confirm the requirements for each attraction before booking.

  • Re-entry, except for Annual Passes, is not permitted.

  • Keep in mind food & beverages, dangerous items, and wireless transmitters are not allowed on this experience. Pack wisely!

  • Due to venue restrictions, pets cannot tag along for this experience.

  • Keep your camera tucked away – photography and videography are strictly not allowed in certain areas/times.

  • Strict dress code: No nudity, overly revealing attire, offensive clothing, entertainer or crew outfits, or roller shoes allowed.


  • The venue is wheelchair and pram/stroller accessible.

  • Rentals are available at the Wheelchair/Stroller Rental area, located to the right after coming through the park entrance.

  • Each attraction has certain physical requirements to ensure your safety. Some attractions may require a supervising guest to accompany you in case of evacuation.

  • Your guide dogs are welcome at the venue.

Additional information

  • A separate Studio Pass or Annual Pass (admission ticket) is required to enter the Park.

  • If guests can't experience an attraction because they're accompanying a child who doesn't meet the requirements, they can use the Child Switch service. Since this service isn't available during the tour, they'll receive a Child Switch Ticket for later use. After the tour, they can use this ticket to enjoy the attraction on their own.

  • The tour will end in the SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ area. Guests will be able to continue experiencing the area after the tour ends.

  • The 10% meal discount is only valid for use on the day of the tour.

  • Restaurant hours differ from Park hours and are subject to change without prior notice due to weather conditions and other factors.

  • Children under the age of 13 years should be accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 12 years.

  • If a Universal Express Pass attraction is not in operation, guests can try one of the other attractions listed on the ticket.

  • The lounge is available for use from 30 minutes before the designated tour start time until the start of the tour.

  • Facilities: ATM, coin lockers, and changing stations.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

Meeting point

  • Meet your guide at 2-chōme-1-33 Sakurajima.

  • Address: 2-chōme-1-33 Sakurajima, Konohana Ward, Osaka, 554-0031, Japan.

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