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Attractions

Make planning easier with this complete list of the Animal Kingdom rides, height guidelines, and list of which area in the park each attraction is located.

Entertainment

Disney produces a gorgeous variety of stage shows & live entertainment, filled with amazing performers. Taking a break to enjoy a show is a great way to slow down on a long park day.

Animals

This guide is an easy wasy to find all of your favorite animals. Planning ahead will help make sure you get to explore each animal in their habit.

Restaurants

Whether you want to grab and go at a counter service restaurant or are looking for a table service restaurant where you can unwind, Disney has it all.

Special Events

Visiting during special events, festivals, and holidays are a great way to add an extra dose of Disney magic to your vacation.​

FAQs & Park News

Get the answers to the most asked questions and stay in the know with everything that's going on at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park.

Animal Kingdom Rides

Height: Any Height

Area: Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Type: Interactive, Encounters

Height: Any

Area: Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Type: Interactive, Encounters

Height: 44in (113cm) or taller

Area: Pandora – The World of Avatar

Type: FastPass+, Indoor

Height: Any Height

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Play Areas

Height: Any Height

Area: Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Type: Animal Encounters, Indoor, Interactive, Play

Disney Parks

Height: 40in (102cm) or taller

Area: Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Type: Small Drops, Thrill Rides, Dark, Scary, FastPass+,

Indoor

Height: Any

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Photo Opportunity

Height: Any

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Photo Opportunity

Height: 44in (113cm) or taller

Area: Asia

Type: Big Drops, Thrill Rides, Dark, FastPass+

Height: Any Height

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Interactive

Height: Any Height

Area: Africa

Type: Animal Encounters, Play Disney Parks

Height: Any Height

Area: Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Type: Animal Encounters

Height: 38in (97cm) or taller

Area: Asia

Type: Small Drops, Thrill Rides, Water Rides, Spinning,

FastPass+

Height: Any Height

Area: Africa

Type: Slow Rides, Animal Encounters, Classics, FastPass+

Height: Any Height

Area: Asia

Type: Animal Encounters, Play Disney Parks

Height: Any Height

Area: Oasis

Type: Animal Encounters

Height: Any Height

Area: Pandora – The World of Avatar

Type: Slow Rides, FastPass+, Indoor,

Height: Any Height

Area: Oasis

Type: Animal Encounters

Closed Permanently in 2020

Height: 48in (122cm) or taller

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Small Drops, Thrill Rides, Spinning, FastPass+

Operates Seasonally

Height: 48in (122cm) or taller

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Small Drops, Thrill Rides, Spinning, FastPass+

Height: Any Height

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Slow Rides, Spinning

Height: Any Height

Area: Africa

Type: Slow Rides

Disney's Animal Kingdom Park
Disney's Animal Kingdom Park
Disney's Animal Kingdom Park
Disney's Animal Kingdom Park
Disney's Animal Kingdom Park

Animal Kingdom Entertainment

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Dark, Loud, Scary, FastPass+, Indoor, Stage Shows

Area: Throughout Animal Kingdom Park

Type: Interactive

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Action & Adventure

Area: Asia

Type: Live Entertainment

Area: DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Character Experiences, Live Entertainment, Stage Shows

Area: Africa

Type: Stage Shows, Indoor, FastPass+

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Character Experiences, Disney Princesses, Preschoolers, Kids

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Character Experiences, Pixar Pals, Kids

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Character Experiences, Kids

Area: Pandora – The World of Avatar

Type: Concerts, Live Entertainment, All Ages

Area: Pandora – The World of Avatar

Type: All Ages

Closed Permanently in 2020
Area: Asia

Type: Live Entertainment, Nighttime Spectaculars, Stage Shows, FastPass+, All Ages

Area: Africa

Type: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults

Area: Discovery Island

Type: All Ages

Area: Asia

Type: Character Experiences, Live Entertainment, Stage Shows, Pixar Pals, FastPass+, All Ages

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Streetmosphere, All Ages

Animal Kingdom Animals

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa, Conservation Station

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Asia

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Asia

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Oasis

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Asia

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Discovery Island

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Area: Africa

Type: Disney Animals, Encounters

Animal Kingdom Dining

Counter Service Dining

Counter service restaurants are a great, less expensive meal option that gets your group refueled, wthout taking too  much time out of your fun at the park.

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Type: Fast Casual

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), Asian

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American, Bakery

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Counter Service, Fast Casual

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service, Mobile Orders

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Africa

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), Multiple Cuisines

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Africa

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), African, American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Africa

Type: Counter Service, Mobile Orders

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Pandora – The World of Avatar

Type: Counter Service, Mobile Orders

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Fast Casual, Mobile Orders

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Pandora – The World of Avatar

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), African, American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Africa

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American, Mexican

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American, Asian

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Type: Counter Service, Lounges

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Table Service Dining

Table service restaurants are a nice meal option that helps your group slow down and enjoy some down time during your busy vacation.

Type: Dining Events

Price: $ (over $60), African

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park

Type: Counter Service

Price: $ ($14.99 and under), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Africa 

Type: Dining Events

Price: $$ (over $60), Multiple Cuisines

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Dining Events

Price: $$ (over $60), Multiple Cuisines

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Unique/Themed Dining, Lounges

$ ($15 to $34.99), Multiple Cuisines

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Casual Dining

Price: $ ($15 to $34.99), American, Italian

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Unique/Themed Dining

Price: $ ($15 to $34.99), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Main Entrance – Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Type: Casual Dining

Price: $ ($15 to $34.99), American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, DinoLand U.S.A.

Type: Dining Events

Price: $$ ($35 to $59.99), $$$ (over $60)

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Multiple Locations

Type: Fine/Signature Dining

Price: $$ ($35 to $59.99), Multiple Cuisines

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Dining Events

Price: Prices Vary

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Discovery Island

Type: Buffet/Family Style, Character Dining, Unique/Themed Dining

Price: $$ ($35 to $59.99), African, American

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Africa

Type: Unique/Themed Dining

Price: $ ($15 to $34.99), Multiple Cuisines

Area: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Asia

Disney's Animal Kingdom FAQs

Disney's Animal Kingdom Park News

Wilderness Explorers at Animal Kingdom

The wilderness must be explored, and this free activity at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a fun way for kids to get excited about their time at Animal Kingdom.