We will be in Disneyworld from April 26 to May first. Will the Festival of the lion king be open?
- Asked by ronnie from NJ on 11/21/2013
The Festival of the Lion King at Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park is a spectacular show!
Currently, there is no official word on when The Festival of the Lion King will re-open; however, per the Disney Parks Blog dated July... read more
We are going to the park in January. What is the best time to see animals on the move taking the safari?
- Asked by Marianne from PA on 11/22/2013
Hello Marianne! Since you will be visiting Walt Disney World in January, most likely the mornings will be chilly. Many of the animals need to wait until the temperatures warm up a bit before heading out onto the savanna and moving about.... read more
Does the wildlife train to Rafiki's Planet Watch provide an animal encounter experience or is it just transportation to the station? Is it worth riding if you don't have time to explore the area?
- Asked by Cindy from TX on 11/15/2013
Hi, Cindy! The train ride passes by a good bit of the flora and fauna you will see in parts of Disney's Animal Kingdom, but you do not experience any type of animal encounter on the train. There is a brief moment when you can see the... read more
I'm taking my almost 3 year old to DW for the first time this year for both of us! We'll be visiting AK on 12/7 and will spend the entire day. We've booked a character lunch at Tusker for 1:00. What are some other "must do's" for us?
- Asked by Kelly from WI on 11/5/2013
How exciting to be planning your first trip to Walt Disney World for you and your little one! Spending a day at Disney's Animal Kingdom will be so much fun for the two of you.
I recommend that you start your day with a ride on... read more
Hi Amanda A.,
Do you think DD2.5 and DS4/5 will spend a 1/2 or full day @ AK? Not sure if we should head back to resort mid-day and return to AK in the evening (it's open until 7pm), OR just make a single visit in morning/early afternoon with a later na
- Asked by julie from ON on 11/1/2013
Hi Julie! With young children, I think the best plan is to experience Disney's Animal Kingdom in a half day, rather than leaving for an early nap and returning later in the afternoon. Since your children won't be tall enough to ride some of the... read more