Kissimmee Journals

Animal Kingdom

A July 2003 trip to Kissimmee by Tenia

Quote: Wow! It was a highlight of our Disney vacation.

Animal Kingdom


Head for Safari as soon as you arrive. Use Fast Pass if the wait is more than 30 minutes. If you're going down Congo River you might get very wet. A cheap raincoat from the dollar store is worth it. Dinosaur was great, although a little intensive and jerky for my 5-year-old. Didn't like the extra-cost "fair type" games. We thought we paid enough to get in without paying additional fees.Quick Tips: Park closes early so you might want to stay for the day. Lots of shady places due to intense vegetation. Liked McDonalds' french fries. You knew the kids would eat them. Don't miss It's a Bugs Life Show or the Lion King Show--both were great. Although hot in July ...Read More