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Wild Africa Trek

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2901 Osceola Pkwy, Bear Island Road, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
+1 407-939-8687
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Incredible experience

So much fun! What a great experience seeing the animals up close, wearing the gear, walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Romina B
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Absolutely worth time and $

Trek took 3 hours, but worth it. You get to see so many extra on the Safari attraction. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
T P
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Join the ultimate animal adventure! Journey deep into Pangani Forest on a thrilling, privately guided expedition featuring close encounters with exotic wildlife species. Get closer than you ever dreamed possible to Nile crocodiles and massive hippos. Venture on to a VIP safari across an open savanna teeming with native African creatures!Once-In-A-Lifetime ExperiencesDozens of massive Nile crocodiles patrol the jungle riverbed. Mammoth hippos move deftly underwater. You are there to see it all!Adventurers are fitted with an expedition harness that attaches to an overhead track. Once your group reaches the riverbank, get a stunning look at the hippos, just 10 feet below. After a seemingly precarious trek across a rope bridge dangling over a throng of enormous crocodiles, experience another unbelievable view as you hang over the crocs' riverbed lair!VIP SafariEnjoy a brief hike onto a sweeping African savanna for a VIP safari, including a visit to an exclusive safari camp with incredible views of everything from towering giraffe to powerful rhinos.True Life-AdventureWild Africa Trek is a jaw-dropping journey only a few Guests get to experience. The expedition is a true encounter with African creatures in their native habitat. Come with us on this Disney True-Life Adventure!PhotographyA Disney photographer captures your experiences along the way. When you return home from your visit to Walt Disney World Resort, you'll receive a photo CD in the mail, so you can relive your wild adventure again and again. Photo CD is included in the cost of the tour.
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2901 Osceola Pkwy, Bear Island Road, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
This attraction is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much fun! What a great experience seeing the animals up close, wearing the gear, walking suspension bridges and chatting with keepers. So awesome! Would do again.

Thank Romina B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trek took 3 hours, but worth it. You get to see so many extra on the Safari attraction. The highlight is lunch on the savanna with the animals. The 200 photos make a great keepsake. I would do this again without hesitation.

2  Thank T P
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I am very glad we took this tour. It enriched our first visit to the park. The pace of the tour was a little slow for our taste but I suppose it forced us to relax! The highlight was walking across the hanging bridges over...More

1  Thank Diane W
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Had the most amazing time on our Wild African Trek. Very education & fun. Our tour guides were friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. I would highly recommend going on this tour.

1  Thank rosi2boys
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Our party of three reserved the early AM tour, and enjoyed it thoroughly. It was nice to be in the park before everyone else, and we managed to take some African street pictures with absolutely no crowds. Harness fitting and the distribution of H2O bottles...More

1  Thank LADB
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Disney's Animal Kingdom Wild Africa Trek is a one of a kind adventure. It is expensive, but well worth the price. You start out by being kitted with a vest and a harness. You're given a water bottle and hooks to hang things like cameras...More

1  Thank jmeh
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We did Wild Africa Trek today (now that the kids are old enough) and had a wonderful time! Our tour guides were amazing, so knowledgeable about the animals. You get to be up close and personal with both the animal caregivers and the animals themselves....More

3  Thank Vacation8r
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Took Wild Africa Trek at 11:45 am on Friday Sept 28 with my 10 year old (almost 11) son. Loved it. You start out by getting fitted with the harness and all the equipment you need. They give you a free water bottle that says...More

1  Thank sheametz
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I am afraid of heights and my daughter billed this as a "trek" without mention of the rope bridge until it was already paid for, knowing I'd take a pass if I knew I'd have to traverse a swinging bridge above wild animals (and far...More

6  Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

What an fabulous experience I'm so pleased we did this up close ( but not too close) to the wildlife. Our guides were amazing and made the experience so much fun. It is expensive, but I took advantage of the $50 off each for an...More

1  Thank AHoneybun121
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Susa_10
4 January 2018|
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Response from Vacation8r | Reviewed this property |
I'd want to add something to the person who commented on the food and picky kid eaters (mine are) -- I asked for and was given "kids meals" for the snack and it was VERY kid friendly. Tube yogurt, fruit, bread/crackers, and... More
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jsweeney947
19 December 2017|
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Response from Vanderneucker | Reviewed this property |
It is run throughout the year. You must make a reservation
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STEVEUK1
28 July 2017|
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Response from Nancy L | Reviewed this property |
300lbs. It is for safety reasons. You walk over two, long suspended rope bridges. There is a weigh in if it is a question.
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