Pangani Forest Exploration Trail

Pangani Trail is one of Animal Kingdom's self-guided animal discovery trails. This walking trail focuses on forest animals from the continent of Africa. The gorilla enclosure is the highlight of the area, which also includes a hippo pool, meerkats, naked mole rats, and an exotic bird aviary.

General Information - Hide Section
  • Location: To the right side of Africa at the very back.
  • Date Opened: 4/22/1998
  • # of Ride Units: None
  • Ride Capacity:
  • Restraint Method: None
  • Ticket Rating: C Ticket
  • Ride Photo: No
Time Commitment Information - Hide Section
  • Open/Close: Opens and closes with the park. This attraction is open during morning Extra Magic Hours but not the evening version.
  • Wait Times: This is a walkthrough exhibit and waiting is not necessary, though some view areas can be crowded if animals are active. For the best experience visit in the morning or near closing to see most active animals.
  • Length of Ride: Self guided walkthrough
  • FastPass: No
  • Single Rider: No
  • Queue Description: None
Access Information - Hide Section
  • Health Restriction: None
  • Ride Access: The entire walkthrough is wheelchair and ECV accessible.
  • Wheelchair Transfer: Not necessary
  • Service Animals: Service animals are allowed into Pangani Forest Exploration Trail, but not into the aviary.
  • Audio: There are no regular audio areas in the trail, though guides can occasionally be found giving presentations and answering questions about the animals.
  • Weight and Size Issues: None
Parenting Information - Hide Section
  • Height Restriction: None.
  • Child Swap: No.
  • Other Issues:

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