We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kilimanjaro Safaris

Features Animals
Share
Review Highlights
Better than the zoo, if you love animals you must do this

You can see so many animals on this, our nieces and nephews and us included we all loved it. Tip... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ted K
,
Winter Garden, Florida
MUST SEE

You are here because you love animals. Maybe you have kids who love animals. There are currently... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DDore
,
South Easton, Massachusetts
Read all 317 reviews
596
All photos (596)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“african animals”(13 reviews)
“animal kingdom”(64 reviews)
“bumpy ride”(9 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
12°
Nov
19°
Dec
19°
Jan
Contact
2901 Osceola Pkwy, Africa, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
Website
+1 407-824-2222
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Orlando
from US$31.89
More Info
from US$86.99
More Info
from US$69.00
More Info
from US$54.99
More Info
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I've reviewed this attraction at WDW's Animal Kingdom before and always believed it to be a wonderful theme-park experience of a game drive in Africa. We have visited WDW many times and never miss this ride in AK during our trips. What we did NOT...More

4  Thank Joe_Syracuse
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We were pretty excited for this attraction and left very disappointed. The ride was extremely uncomfortable and bumpy. Our three year old was terrified during the ride. I've done better safaris in other states in my own vehicle without having such an uncomfortable journey. Would...More

3  Thank daearz77
Reviews (317)
Filter reviews
240 results
Traveller rating
189
43
4
0
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
189
43
4
0
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews african animals animal kingdom bumpy ride baby elephant fast pass great safari safari truck roaming free great opportunity to see animals including real safari rickety bridge night safari their natural habitat live animals african safari animals seem
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 240 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see so many animals on this, our nieces and nephews and us included we all loved it. Tip it's best to go early in the day as there are more animals up the earlier you get out. They tend to turn in/rest in...More

Thank Ted K
Reviewed 1 week ago

You are here because you love animals. Maybe you have kids who love animals. There are currently only 17 white rhinos on the planet. There is one here. You will very likely see a lion or two. Elephants and giraffes are also a guarantee. Sharp...More

Thank DDore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After avatar ride the safari was highlight of animal kingdom for us Didn’t have to wait too long (35 mins) Loads of animals close up - giraffes, lions, rhinos, hippos etc Could have been in the savannah!

Thank MJH1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love the safari ride at Animal Kingdom: so very real and exciting to be in the AFrican savanna with giraffes, kudus, cheetahs, ostriches, warthogs, okapis, and so many more. They are roaming free and you always see different animals on every ride through the...More

Thank abqsage
Reviewed 5 October 2018

If you can't make it to Africa, this is the next best thing! During our safari we saw a black rhino, a warthog, white rhinos, elephants, bongos, giraffes (including an adorable baby giraffe!), crocodiles, okapi, greater flamingos, pelicans and lots of other wonderful African animals....More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This ride is just excellent considering, especially for children. We’ve been lucky enough to go to Africa several times for safaris however this is a more condensed version with a lot less animals. Have been on this ride many times in the past and has...More

1  Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Disney's Kilimanjaro safari simulates an open-sided safari ride through the savanna of East Africa. We have been to Orlando a couple of times and this is a firm favourite. In essence the ride takes you through various sections where the animals roam around whilst the...More

1  Thank Francophile1789
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Kilimanjaro Trip Safaris Great safari of 5 days in lake manyara ( under our expectations) then serengeti and ngorongoro (both amazing). Castro is a serious manager that provided us all we need for a good safari. Just an inconconvenient about an accomodation (to plan all...More

Thank Mauro Z
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

It's a bumping drive of sightseeing of animals. Driver also is the tour guide for this event. He/she will explain things while stop or go so that people can see and take pictures with good view. There are a large variety of African wild lives...More

Thank ChanchengHsu
Reviewed 7 September 2018

You just don't know what you will see when you go on safari however we were fortunate that many of the animals were out and fairly active so we saw lots and thoroughly enjoyed the tour

Thank Brian7392
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 348 nearby hotels
Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge
7,678 reviews
1.48 km away
Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
6,804 reviews
1.71 km away
Silver Lake Resort
1,774 reviews
2.05 km away
Magic Village, Trademark Collection by Wyndham
169 reviews
2.29 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,285 nearby restaurants
Jiko - The Cooking Place
1,945 reviews
1.53 km away
Sanaa
2,362 reviews
1.52 km away
Cape Town Lounge and Wine Bar
112 reviews
.74 km away
Yak & Yeti Restaurant
2,935 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,195 nearby attractions
Disney's Animal Kingdom
30,812 reviews
.42 km away
Avatar Flight of Passage
514 reviews
.84 km away
Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain
388 reviews
.81 km away
Tree of Life
2,076 reviews
.72 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Deirdre1303
9 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Anabel319 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what your question is, but I’ll try to best answer it. If you are staying at a resort on property, you get the opportunity to pick your fast passes 60 days prior to your stay. I suggest you get a fast pass for... More
1
Vote
traveller2511
16 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from 8-drank-was-merry | Reviewed this property |
In our experience the morning is the best. Evening might be good, but I would go later than 5. Maybe try it at the tail end of your window.
1
Vote
Rafael O
18 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from wegoustay | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what the question is. If seeking park pricing, go to the WDW web site. If for the attraction, Kilimanjaro Safari, as already mentioned, it is included in the price of the Animal Kingdom park.
0
Votes