Park your bags and get ready to head for Pandora! Walt Disney World has confirmed that Pandora: The World of Avatar will open on Saturday, May 27th.
Disney fans and frequent attendees have been anticipating this day for several months as rumors began to circulate of a possible Memorial Day opening.
Pandora: The World of Avatar will be located in Disney’s Animal Kingdom and will give guests the opportunity to journey through the land featured in James Cameron’s blockbuster film “Avatar” featuring bioluminescent rainforests, floating mountains and the iconic Banshees. Below is an excerpt from the press release on what guests can expect on their visit through the imaginary wonderland:
“Riding a magnificent Mountain Banshee, guests will soar across Pandora on Avatar Flight of Passage. This high-tech adventure will offer a thrilling flight through the jungles and floating mountains, and over the majestic oceans of this colorful world. On the family-friendly Na’vi River Journey guests will sail down a sacred river hidden within a glowing rainforest. The expedition will end in an unforgettable encounter with a Na’vi Shaman, a figure who has a deep connection to the life force of Pandora.”
This addition to the Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World will certainly see its peak in crowds, so make your travel plans now for an adventure that will leave you speechless.