Mom And Daughter; Magic Kingdom; Cinderella's Castle; AA; Mickey Balloon
  • On Aug 21, 2011
    Leyla Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    We'll have breakfast at the Tusker House at 820, how long will it take? My 4yo son loves animals &it's our first time in AK. I'd love to be able to see most of the things before 5 when they close. Is that possible. What are the highlights for his age?

    Hi Leyla:

    Donald's Safari breakfast in Tusker House at Disney's Animal Kingdom, featuring Donald Duck and friends, lasts about an hour.  I believe there will be plenty of time for you to see most of the Park well before closing.  I have two boys, ages 5 and 4, and when we visit Animal Kingdom Lodge, we always hit Kilimanjaro Safari, a ride through the 100-acre park savannah where we typically see rhinos, lions, giraffes, flamingos, and many other animals along the way. We also hop aboard the Wildlife Express Train and visit Rafiki's Planet Watch area, Affection Section, and Conservation Station. My boys also spend a lot of time playing in The Boneyard, a dinosaur-themed playground. The Boneyard features a multi-level maze, climbing areas, tunnels, and a large shaded sandbox where kids can dig up fossils.

    There are also a number of shows to enjoy, such as Festival of the Lion King, Finding Nemo - The Musical, and Flights of Wonder. When you get to the Park, remember to pick up of Times Guide to find times of various shows and events, including the festive Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade.

    Enjoy your vacation.

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Meet the Panelist: Jonas, New York

I am a family man and huge Disney fan raising two awesome and rambunctious boys.  As Disney Vacation Club members, we travel to Walt Disney World often. Learn More About Jonas

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