Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
Rafiki's Planet Watch®
Preschoolers, Kids, All Ages
Meet and greet friendly animals at the only petting zoo in Disney’s Animal Kingdom park.
Pet, brush and feed domesticated creatures at this expansive, outdoor petting zoo, designed for Guests looking to connect with the animal kingdom. Adorable animal friends on hand may include:
Handy animal brushes are available inside the petting enclosure, available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Guests are encouraged to cleanse their hands before and after making contact with the animals at the washbasin located near the entrance to the petting zoo.
Affection Section is located at Rafiki’s Planet Watch, an area devoted to the preservation and conservation of animals.
Additional attractions within Rafiki’s Planet Watch include:
Accessible by the Wildlife Express Train, Rafiki’s Planet Watch features fun educational exhibits and activities to help create awareness of animal issues while offering a behind-the-scenes look into the inner workings of Disney’s Animal Kingdom park.