More Details Revealed for Pandora – The World of AVATAR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
The land is based on the Academy Award-winning film from director James Cameron an is the largest addition ever at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Pandora was a collaboration between James Cameron, Disney’s Imagineers, and Lightstorm Entertainment.
Guests will enter the land by crossing the Discovery River and walking through a winding rain forest path before entering into Pandora. The premise is that you’re entering the Alpha-Centauri solar system, which is where Pandora is located. Guests will see floating mountains, waterfalls, unique plant life, and more.
Two new attractions are part of Pandora – Avatar Flight of Passage and the Na’vi River Journey. One – Flight of Passage – is a thrill ride where guests will feel as if they are riding on a Banshee, while the Na’vi River Journey is touted as a family-friendly attraction.
The land will also feature the Satu’li Canteen (a restaurant) and Pongu Pongu (a drink location). Windtrader’s is a shop where guests will find Pandora and Na’vi goods.
Pandora – The World of Avatar opens May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.