Disney World Resort in Orlando

The Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Orlando is the newest and most innovative of Disney's four theme parks. Only a few years old, the Animal Kingdom offers its visitors with a selection of attractions, restaurants and stores that feature an animal themed d├ęcor and environment. With the variety of attractions at the Animal Kingdom, Disney also strives to educate its visitors about the animals they will find inside the park. This gives the Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Orlando a fun, exciting new take on a zoo theme park.

The attractions at the Animal Kingdom are unlike any you will find in other theme parks. The one attraction that stands out from the rest happens to be the focal point of the park. The Kilimanjaro Safari ride has helped make the Animal Kingdom one of the most talked about theme parks. The architects recreated the African environment from the topography to the actual greenery that is growing in the ride. There are live animals roaming around this recreated African land to give the feeling that the visitors are actually on a safari ride in Africa. Because the animals can roam where they want, this attraction is different and unique each time you ride. There are a variety of thrill rides in the park as well. The Kali River Rapids is a fun water rapids ride that strives to get every visitor soaking wet. The newest ride at the Animal Kingdom, Expedition Everest is a roller coaster with a surprise that pops up halfway through the ride. The Animal Kingdom has much more than rides, however, with several popular live shows, a carnival section, 3D movies, and interactive nature trails that take you past live animals. These trails also have trained guides standing at various places in the trails to help answer any questions you may have about the animals you are seeing.

Aside from the rides and shows, the Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Orlando offers a variety of restaurants and shops as well. The restaurants have an exotic flair to them with many specializing in African cuisines. The Animal Kingdom Lodge, the theme park's closest resort, also offers restaurants that feature African dishes. The stores at the Animal Kingdom offer shoppers a unique selection of cultural artworks and souvenirs. While you can find Disney themed merchandise at these shops, you can also purchase handmade art that has been imported from various countries. This makes the shops at the Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Orlando a good place for art collectors and Disney collectors to shop.

The Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Orlando offers a unique and fresh new approach to the traditional theme park. With a wide variety of exciting rides and attractions as well as interesting shops and restaurants, you can easily see why the Animal Kingdom is quickly becoming a popular park. Whether you are interested in a thrilling new ride or would rather try a delicious new cuisine, the Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Orlando has something to offer specifically for you.