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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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  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
This attraction is at Walt Disney World
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Actually thought since time was limited and there was so much to see well just pass on the "zoo" so we can visit the other parks. Was I mistaken. There are an array of animals there, but so much more than you think. The exhibits,...More

Thank David S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with my daughter's family to this park and Universal Studios Islands of adventure. We only spent one day at each park. Nearly $1000 per day at each park. We have been to some of the other parks many times. If it was my first...More

Thank dennisk634
Reviewed 2 days ago

Disney's Animal Kingdom is my absolute favorite of the Disney Parks. We were fortunate enough to visit after the opening of the new Avatar rides. The Flights ride is by and far my new theme park favorite ride! I love Animal Kingdom because I feel...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on a ridiculously hot day. We arrived at 12:30 and it was easy to get in. As we got in there was a lot of shade which I thought was promising but you get on the island and the shade disappears. Instead there...More

Thank jempyUk
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Can't miss the new Pandora world. We also loved the safari ride and the animals!!! The park has lots of shade, wonderful to escape the sun!!

1  Thank ADennis1974
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Safari is the only thing that's quite the saving grace for this theme park. Lines for the avatar and navi river trip are close to 2 hours and I am not really sure if it's worth the wait for these rides. Overcrowded. Not much to...More

Thank gbzayds
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had the best time at Animal Kindom. I conquered Everest and saw my favourite big cats on the walk (tigers) and kilamanjaro safari (lions) The queue for Pandora rides were so long. I fast passed the River, But the flight we came back another...More

1  Thank Clairabelle07
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Safari was excellent, better first thing in morning (must fass pass, too crowded then) but still good in evening. I'm not a big coaster guy, but me and my 8 year old loved the Everest ride. Dinosaur was fun, oddly enough the boys were a...More

1  Thank Ted R
Reviewed 2 days ago

I feel like this park gets overlooked a lot. But it is my second favorite park behind Magic Kingdom. And it's not that far behind. It's hard to pick favorite rides, but Expedition Everest is definitely one of them. And when we were there, the...More

1  Thank April B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Pandora ride is great, but let's face it, when you travel long distances with three kids, dish out a ton of money, wake up at the crack of dawn to get to an attraction at opening and find sustained 2 to 3 hour waits...More

1  Thank Angie098105
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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
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Ria R
On a budget can I buy a ticket a week with no issues?
13 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
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Dolores D
What time did you get to the park?
7 June 2017|
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Response from mushkid | Reviewed this property |
For animal kingdom we got there at 6:45 AM. Opening was 7am for people staying at resorts. It was very very crowded because of the opening of Avatar.
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