Keep in mind that some of the best dining options are just a short bus ride away.
The Animal Kingdom Lodge is one of our favorite spots for quality experiences, without the stress of lineups.
The main reason why the Tree of Life is so iconic is the background story and how it’s used today.
Related Article – Single Rider Lines The weather in the Animal Kingdom ranges from 5-10 degrees hotter than any other park due to the abundance of trees, which helps with adding humidity. Bring an empty water bottle with you and stop at as many quick service locations as possible to fill up.
You can also grab free ice water from Starbucks, although you’ll usually have to stand in the line with everyone else (but at least it’s air conditioned;)) Related Article – How to get Free Water at Disney Quick Service and Table Service options are scattered throughout the park in the various lands.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a unique park, so having a little bit of extra knowledge before you step foot in the huge wilderness will make things more enjoyable.
Article updated December 2017 by Dustin Fuhs When you look at a park map of the Animal Kingdom, there are a few distinctly ‘Disney’ features.
It’s also home to a nighttime spectacular called “Tree of Life Awakenings, which involves mapping technology bringing the tree to life every 10 minutes from dusk to park close.