I have three kids, ages 15, 12, and 9. We have only two days to enjoy all the parks. Is Animal Kingdom really worth my time if we are a thrill seeking family, and can always go to the zoo?
- Asked by Amy from KY on 9/28/2009
My kids love thrill seeking attractions. There ages range from 10 to 16. Here is the list of their must do attractions by park.
Expedition Everest Roller coaster
Kali River Rapids
It's tough to be a bug,
Primeval... read more
Can someone tell me if getting to Animal Kingdom first thing in the morning to view the animals is just as important in November as it may be in the summer since the oppressive heat is less of a factor?
- Asked by Eric from MA on 5/23/2011
I actually got into a debate a couple of years ago about the importance of being at the Animal Kingdom and on the safari early in order to see the animals when they were most active. I lost. It turns out the research team... read more
My family plans on spending 1 day in Animal Kingdom (with reservation for dinner at Tusker House). What do you suggest we plan to do after dinner when AK is closed?
- Asked by Joanie from MD on 12/8/2010
Hi Joanie! My family often pairs up some time in Downtown Disney when we have a day at the Animal Kingdom Park. This is a great place to stroll in the evenings as you can find great shops to browse in and street entertainment to... read more
I'm planning our first family vacation to WDW this June w/ our toddler. However, I have been reading & receiving mixed reviews about visiting Animal Kingdom. What are the overall pros and cons of Animal Kingdom?
- Asked by Rebecca from IL on 4/27/2010
I have to start off by letting you know I am an Animal Kingdom LOVER. So, my opinion will be completely weighed to the YES YOU NEED TO DO ANIMAL KINGDOM side!
Animal Kingdom is a smaller park, it's slightly more crowded and has... read more
What is the Kilimanjaro Safari like? I read that expectant mothers, those with back problems & high blood pressure should not participate. Is it really that bad? I'd love to take our 2 1/2 yo dd on it, but all of these warnings scare me a bit.
- Asked by Yvette from SD on 1/5/2010
Hi Yvette! Kilimanjaro Safari is my absolute favorite ride at the Animal Kingdom. I have MANY favorites, so this is saying a lot ;)
I can understand why reading the "warnings" would cause you to think twice. My youngest daughter first rode the... read more