Disney Travel News
During the Adventures by Disney® Backstage Magic Tour, Disney fans can get an up-close look at the artistry, technology and wizardry behind Disney’s world-famous theme park entertainment. Adventures by Disney will now offer a brand-new experience as part of this tour: behind-the-scenes access at Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s nighttime spectacular, “Rivers of Light“!
This exclusive daytime visit takes your Clients backstage to visit a hidden marina where the animal and lotus barges are prepared for the evening performance. These Backstage Magic Guests will be among the first to see the inner workings — and learn the mechanical and technological secrets — behind this incredible attraction!
You will also enjoy a new private lunch at Tiffins Restaurant, featuring a special menu and fascinating insider stories about the creation of the park, starting in June. If you're fans of Animal Kingdom, then this is officially a “must-do” for you!
But what is the Backstage Magic Tour?
Expertly led by knowledgeable Adventure Guides, this immersive Adventures by Disney experience allows you to witness first-hand the magic and hard work that goes on behind-the-scenes at the theme parks. Highlights include backstage visits to…
Epcot®: Explore the inner workings of The American Adventure attraction as your guides reveal the feats of engineering and attention to detail behind this inspiring Audio-Animatronics stage show.
Creative Costuming: Observe the talented professionals who design costumes for character, show and parade performers at Walt Disney World Resort. Spoiler alert: It’s not all needles and thread!
Central Shops: Explore the facility where engineers, mechanics and artisans develop and maintain favorite attractions, including Audio-Animatronics, ride vehicles and elaborate stage sets. Not even the tiniest details go unnoticed here!
Magic Kingdom® Park: Become immersed in the story that started with Walt himself, and navigate the “utilidor” tunnels, a network of underground passageways constructed beneath the theme park so Disney Cast Members can move around undetected – right beneath Your feet!
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