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Discovery Island Trails

Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park

Discovery Island

Guests Can Be

Any Height

Age Interest

All Ages

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  • May Remain in Wheelchair/ECV


Animal Encounters

Stroll tranquil pathways around the Tree of Life and discover a lush landscape brimming with wildlife.

A Ring-Tailed Lemur sitting on a branch

Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Meander down serene paths, cross wooden foot bridges and journey through cave-like tunnels on a self-guided trek below the great tree.

Along the way, spot captivating creatures from convenient observation stations amid a backdrop of picturesque trees and plants.

A Ring-Tailed Lemur sitting on a branch

Wildlife Encounters

Some of the animals you may encounter include:

  • White Stork
  • Asian Small-Clawed Otter
  • Red Kangaroo
  • West African Crowned Crane
  • African Crested Porcupine
  • Galapagos Tortoise
  • Lesser Flamingo
  • Macaw
  • Ring-Tailed Lemur
  • Saddle-Billed Stork
  • Lappet Face Vulture

A father and his 2 daughters on Discovery Island Trails at the base of The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life

The iconic centerpiece of Disney’s Animal Kingdom park celebrates the diversity and harmony of nature.

A large group of flamingos standing in the water


Discover the fabulous pink flamingos who grace lakes and lagoons around the world.

Two vultures with their wings spread out, at Disneys Animal Kingdom park


Uncover the truth about these magnificent birds.

2 African elephants with tusks caressing each other's faces with their trunks

Disney Animals at Walt Disney World Resort

Meet our elephants, rhinos, lions, tigers and more—and learn about our commitment to conservation.


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  • For assistance with your Walt Disney World visit, please call (407) 939-5277.
  • 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM Eastern Time. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.
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