Starting July 8, Universal Studios Hollywood will offer an early admission ticket to ride its new "Revenge of the Mummy" attraction. The $59.75 "Rise & Ride" ticket will allow visitors into the park two hours early -- at 7 a.m. In addition to the two hours of ride time on Mummy, vistors who buy the ticket will receive a "Revenge of the Mummy - The Ride" pin, lanyard and poster. (Other attractions will open at their regular times. USH opens to regular ticket holders at 9 a.m. each day.)
The $59.75 is $10 over the park's regular $49.75 admission price. The "Rise & Ride" deal is available only through "Print@Home ticketing" on Universal's website and the offer ends July 31.
USH does not offer a ride reservation system, a la Orlando's Universal Express, so the "Rise & Ride" ticket marks the park's first attempt at special access to "Mummy," beyond the traditional queues.
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