Pandora – The World of Avatar will open on May 27th 
 
Exciting news is coming out of Walt Disney World today as the Orlando theme park has announced Animal Kingdom’s newest attraction “Pandora - The World of Avatar” will officially open on May 27.  

The new world will allow guests to travel to Pandora and experience the unique environment from the film such as the floating mountains, flying banshees, bioluminescent plants, and gives guests the opportunity to join the Na’vi on two excursions.  

The family-friendly Na’vi adventure will send guests through a bioluminescent rainforest for an unforgettable adventure. The journey ends with an encounter with a Na’vi Shaman, a figure who has a deep connection to the life force ion Pandora. The Avatar Flight of Passage will offer guests the incredible experience of exploring the world of Pandora on top of a Banshee.
 
Explore the World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 

The World will also include Satu’li Canteen where you can refuel in between adventures, as well as Pongu Pongu, serving up Pandora drinks and Windtraders where you can take home a piece of the land.   

During the announcement, Bob Iger, CEO and Chairman of Disney Parks also announced Star Wars Lands for both Walt Disney World and Disneyland California would open in 2019.   

Stay tuned for more details on Pandora - The World of Avatar. In the meantime you can come check out the construction and the rest of Animal Kingdom’s adventures with discounted Walt Disney World tickets right there on Best of Orlando.   

Orlando, FL – 2/9/17

By: Jena Pugh