It's the last week of 2021 which means it's time to start looking toward a new year full of new possibilities. Walt Disney World is no different! Recently announcements were made about some of the great things you can soon experience there and we want to make sure you have all the details. Read on to see how you can make 2022 the "most magical" year yet!
First up! Typhoon Lagoon reopens January 2nd!
Gather up your family and get ready for a little (Miss) adventure! Walt Disney World's beloved Typhoon Lagoon is returning and we can't wait to check it out. Not only will you be able to experience your favorite rides while visiting (like the waterslide Miss Adventure Falls), but you can enjoy 50th inspired menu items AND, you can also kick it up a notch when you "create your own custom DOLE Whip." YES, YOU READ THAT RIGHT. A customizable DOLE Whip will be coming to the Snack Shack! Here you will be able to mix and match your favorite DOLE Whip flavors including mango, pineapple, lime and raspberry to build a one-of-a-kind treat!
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Select Enchanting Extras Returning in 2022!
Looking to add a special touch to your next Walt Disney World trip? Then check out the tours that will soon return to the Most Magical Place on Earth!
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Disney's Keys to the Kingdom -
Unlock the fascinating history of Magic Kingdom Park, where fantasy reigns, and gain backstage access to legendary hidden areas on this five-hour walking tour! Access the underground “Utilidor” service tunnels, learn hidden secrets of classic attractions, enjoy a delicious lunch and so much more on this backstage tour of the most iconic theme park at Walt Disney World Resort.
Caring for Giants -
Delve into the wondrous world of the largest inhabitants of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park during this 60-minute tour for an experience you’ll never forget. Meet with a knowledgeable guide who will provide insight into the inner workings of our African elephant herd and share a glimpse into the day-to-day care for these amazing animals. Learn how Disney’s conservation efforts are dedicated to the preservation of wild elephant populations around the world as you observe these gentle giants from a private, backstage viewing area!
Wild Africa Trek -
The fan-favorite, Wild Africa Trek combines action, adventure and education into a three-hour exhilarating safari adventure at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, where nature is truly alive with magic. Cross a swinging rope bridge near crocodiles and view towering giraffes, powerful rhinos and hippos as you ride across the open savanna in a rugged safari vehicle. Along your journey, a knowledgeable guide will share insights about the majestic animals you’re viewing as well as details about the park’s dedication to animal conservation around the world.
Up Close with Rhinos -
Want to get even closer to nature? This 60-minute tour takes you backstage to meet our planet’s second-largest land animal in ways few people can. As your guides introduce you to the white rhinos at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, they’ll offer fascinating insights into the species’ behavior and biology, and discuss the challenges that threaten populations in the wild.
Savor the Savanna -
Is all of this excitement making you hungry? Then explore the sights, sounds – and TASTES – of Africa on Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Savor the Savanna tour which is available for booking now! Indulge in a sampling of African-inspired cuisine, paired with a selection of regional beer and wine offerings, as you gaze out across the Harambe Wildlife Reserve. And listen as a private guide shares tales of the unique residents who inhabit the reserve and the special animal care provided at the park.
Disney's All-Star Sports Resort reopens March 31st
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Get ready to "play ball" sports fans! Disney's All-Star Sports Resort will once again be welcoming guests in late March! That also means, with its opening, EVERY Walt Disney World Resort hotel is back in business! We couldn't be happier!
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