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Disney's Animal Kingdom

#9 of 424 things to do in Orlando Features Animals
2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
+1 407-939-5277
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"The largest of the 4 theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort, Disney's Animal Kingdom park is filled with attractions, adventures and entertainment that reflect Walt Disney's dedication to nature and conservation. The park leads the way in animal care, education and research—for an enchanting experience that blends learning with family fun.Home to more than 1,700 animals from 250 species and sprawling across 500 acres of lush landscape, Disney's Animal Kingdom park is the biggest animal-themed park in the world!Disney's Animal Kingdom park is divided into 7 areas:OasisDiscovery Island® areaCamp Minnie-MickeyAfricaRafiki's Planet Watch® areaAsiaDinoland, U.S.A.® areaEncounter rare and majestic animals—and get close enough to pet some of them! Exciting attractions await, along with live and wild entertainment like Broadway-style musical shows and parades that invite you to be part of the excitement.From the spectacular scenery of the African savanna—where you may spot zebras, elephants and hippos—to the high-altitude, roller coaster thrills of Expedition Everest® in Asia, global adventures abound at Disney's Animal Kingdom park.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
This attraction is at Walt Disney World
+1 407-939-5277
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lot of fun and so many activities to be done, however it is not easy to do them all for a day... Like the entire Disney World, it is pricey and reqires a lot of preparation for the best use of the time. The place...More

2  Thank Bojan V
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I have been to Disney World several times but have bypassed Animal Kingdom. This time we brought our 20-30 something kids and spent the day here. We all loved it! a couple of the kids even went back the next day. Avatar...More

2  Thank TravelerEdie
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this park for the first time in April and I can honestly say this is my favourite park of the four in Orlando. We may have just missed out on the now opened Pandora attractions but a big favourite has to be Expedition...More

3  Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 2 days ago

When planning our trip to Disney, so many people told us to skip Animal Kingdom. "It's just a big zoo." they said. This was our first trip to Disney, so we knew we were going to do all the parks. I'm glad we skipped their...More

1  Thank javaman70
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I don't like the movie, but Pandora is the best ride ever (I live near Cedar Point, home of thrill rides.) The tour guides spent 20 minutes talking to my family about the gorilla walk and monkeys. We always ride Expedition Everest at least 4...More

2  Thank auntgigi34
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a super time with my kids at Animal Kingdom. Safari ride is very enjoyable but the highlight of the Whole trip was in Pandora on the Avatar ride. This is the best ride I have EVER been on. Long wait because we didn't have...More

1  Thank Puntagordatraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent the first day of our 14 day Disney Holiday at Animal Kingdom and really enjoyed it, although, it would have been hard to justify spending more than one day there (caution - We went before the Avatar world opened). Whilst it may lack...More

1  Thank Mr_EssUK
Reviewed 3 days ago

After watching the Lion king show we got separated from our 10 year old daughter. We thought she could be with her uncle but we weren't sure. I tried to phone my brother but my battery died. I went to the next ride we had...More

1  Thank dickenj1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Probably not the most popular of theme parks at Disney World, however, the merits of Disney's Animal Kingdom is attributed to a number of significant attractions which should be on everyone's short list when visiting this remarkable park. The Kilimanjaro Safari ride is really exceptional...More

2  Thank Ron J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The new pandora section of animal kingdom is great. The fight of the passage ride is amazing. Super long line but my favorite of all time at dinsey. The navi river ride is nice but nothing really special. At night with all of the black...More

3  Thank Mike R
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Dolores D
Got a 10:45 reservation for breakfast at Tuskegee House, will we get breakfast or lunch?
25 June 2017|
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Response from sailaway777 | Reviewed this property |
Prob end of bfast and start of lunch. Bfast ends 10:55 lunch starts 11:00
Dolores D
I have been unable to get a Fast pass for the Avatar ride, should I give up on the ride what are my chances without a Fastpass. I am staying off of WDW property.
17 June 2017|
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Response from stevenage_saint | Reviewed this property |
We just returned and we had not got a Fast pass for it. Using the early extra magic hours the queue got built up to 3 hours quite quick (this was the first week of opening) and we did see queue times of 5 hours for it again... More
Ria R
On a budget can I buy a ticket a week with no issues?
14 June 2017|
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Response from Laurenrenae | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase over time (I think) but a it would be better to actually call Disney to confirm. What I do know is that the tickets become less expensive as you buy more days. So in the long run you would pay more for... More