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Wild Africa Trek

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2901 Osceola Pkwy, Bear Island Road, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
+1 407-939-8687
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OMG worth every penny

Just an amazing experience from beginning to end. I took my 8 year old daughter on this behind the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Greg_Edwards
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Awesome Tour

One of the best tours/attractions at DisneyWorld. Money well spent. We were in a group of 6 (and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Join the ultimate animal adventure! Journey deep into Pangani Forest on a thrilling, privately guided expedition featuring close encounters with exotic wildlife species. Get closer than you ever dreamed possible to Nile crocodiles and massive hippos. Venture on to a VIP safari across an open savanna teeming with native African creatures!Once-In-A-Lifetime ExperiencesDozens of massive Nile crocodiles patrol the jungle riverbed. Mammoth hippos move deftly underwater. You are there to see it all!Adventurers are fitted with an expedition harness that attaches to an overhead track. Once your group reaches the riverbank, get a stunning look at the hippos, just 10 feet below. After a seemingly precarious trek across a rope bridge dangling over a throng of enormous crocodiles, experience another unbelievable view as you hang over the crocs' riverbed lair!VIP SafariEnjoy a brief hike onto a sweeping African savanna for a VIP safari, including a visit to an exclusive safari camp with incredible views of everything from towering giraffe to powerful rhinos.True Life-AdventureWild Africa Trek is a jaw-dropping journey only a few Guests get to experience. The expedition is a true encounter with African creatures in their native habitat. Come with us on this Disney True-Life Adventure!PhotographyA Disney photographer captures your experiences along the way. When you return home from your visit to Walt Disney World Resort, you'll receive a photo CD in the mail, so you can relive your wild adventure again and again. Photo CD is included in the cost of the tour.
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2901 Osceola Pkwy, Bear Island Road, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
This attraction is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just an amazing experience from beginning to end. I took my 8 year old daughter on this behind the scenes tour in the Disney Animal Kingdom. OMG we had an amazing time - from start to finish time flew, we learnt a lot and had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best tours/attractions at DisneyWorld. Money well spent. We were in a group of 6 (and one was a new employee getting some "on the job training"). Our guides, Gina and Alex were great; passionate and knowledgeable about the animals, the park, etc....More

Thank Jacqueline S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky to be the only 3 people on the tour. My biggest fear before the start of the journey was the rope bridge. I am afraid of heights, but I made it across both bridges. They are really nice about letting you take...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2018

My husband and I did the Wild Africa Trek this past trip to WDW in May. We loved it! Such an amazing 3 hour tour and so worth the price! We did an afternoon tour and it was hot. So, if you do the afternoon...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

Our family of four really, really liked the Wild Africa Trek. At three-hours long, we just wished the trek was longer. The time flew by. All of the staff who coordinated, led and participated in the tour were excellent. My wife and I are both...More

Thank Rob D
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

I had a reservation for Wild Africa Trek at 1PM in the afternoon. Afternoon tours are eligible for the AP discount; however, depending on time of year, it can be incredibly hot. The members of my family were not interested in this tour, partly because...More

4  Thank anonymous9257
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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing 3 hour experience! Yes, it is expensive but so worth it. Everyone involved with this tour make sure this a great time: from the team that checks you in and gets you in your harness, to your two tour guided, and...More

3  Thank HoHo18
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Well worth the price! My son (13) and I had a great time. The tour guides were awesome. Great (unexpected) food

1  Thank 850kennethjos
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Anyone interested in getting an in depth look at the wildlife at Disney's Animal Kingdom will not be disappointed by this tour. The guides are fabulous (we had Paola and Karen) - both knowledgeable and personable and experts appear throughout the tour to give you...More

4  Thank AlwaysLovesToTravel1
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

So much fun! What a great experience seeing the animals up close, wearing the gear, walking suspension bridges and chatting with keepers. So awesome! Would do again.

Thank Romina B
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Macdaddy1954
June 14, 2018|
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Response from AlwaysLovesToTravel1 | Reviewed this property |
The trek is in the savannah so there's some shade from the trees and you'll be on grass. It will likely be a little cooler than it would be in the regular park as you won't be standing on hot asphalt. You will also be given... More
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Susa_10
January 3, 2018|
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Response from Vacation8r | Reviewed this property |
I'd want to add something to the person who commented on the food and picky kid eaters (mine are) -- I asked for and was given "kids meals" for the snack and it was VERY kid friendly. Tube yogurt, fruit, bread/crackers, and... More
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jsweeney947
December 18, 2017|
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Response from Vanderneucker | Reviewed this property |
It is run throughout the year. You must make a reservation
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