Pandora Opening Weekend, Success or Fail?

The long-awaited “Pandora – The World of Avitar” opened to record crowds in Disney’s Animal Kingdom this weekend.  The floating islands and photoluminescent plants are now open to the public with hours from 8am – 11pm daily with Extra Magic Hours of 7am-8am and 11pm-1am. This new land in Disney’s Animal Kingdom has been long awaited in Disney World’s lesser performing parks.  Crowds and park closing due to capacity were the norm this weekend with wait times of up to six hours to just enter the new land. Pandora is…

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Walt Disney World sets opening date for Pandora: The World of Avatar

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Pandora: The World of Avatar LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World fans now know when they will be able to travel to the mysterious world of Pandora. The resort announced Tuesday that the new “Pandora: The World of Avatar” land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will open to the public on Saturday, May 27. The new land will be fully-immersive, placing visitors inside the world of the blockbuster movie, Avatar. While inside, guests will find two new rides to enjoy, including Avatar: Flight of Passage, where visitors will ride…

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Pandora Ride Descriptions Offered in New Birnbaum’s Walt Disney World Guide

With all of the excitement surrounding Star Wars Land and other projects, it can be easy to forget that Disney is slated to unveil a huge theme park project next year when Pandora — the World of Avatar opens in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Although we’ve been treated to some concept art and loglines for attractions in the past, the new Birnbaum’s Walt Disney World guide provides some interesting write-ups for what you’ll be able to experience in the new land: Na’Vi River Journey (FP+) A musical voyage into Pandora’s bioluminescent forest, this…

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