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8 Experiences You Should FastPass At Walt Disney World

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Thanks to the technological innovations of Disney, you can utilize a whole new type of reservation. Disney’s fastpass allows you to receive a special time to come to your designated attractions with little to no wait. You will be able to breeze through lines that stretch passed the hour mark, and further minimize delays during your vacation. As amazing as fastpass can be, you are only allowed to have three at a time. Here are attractions you should make fastpass priorities.

8. Jungle Cruise

In the Magic Kingdom’s Adventureland, the Jungle Cruise is a slow-moving boat ride through the perilous unknown. Skippers entertain guests with enough puns to redden your knee and hurt your eyes from rolling them so much. This family adventure is a boatload of fun and is certainly a must-do. As one of the most popular rides, a fastpass can only aid in your experience.

7. Expedition Everest

Located in the Asia section of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Expedition Everest is one of the most thrilling roller coasters on property. You will first spot the snowcapped Himalayas before walking through a queue containing the remnants of Everest expeditions. Once aboard the attraction, you will embark on a perilous ascension into the forbidden mountain, where you will come face to face with the legendary yeti. Can you escape before it’s too late? While the single rider line does speed up the wait process, fastpasses can secure larger groups.

6. Test Track

In Epcot’s Future World East, Test Track is a high-speed attraction that allows you to test your very own car. Presented by Chevrolet, Test Track offers various models for your car, and you can customize everything from its shape to every attachment you see fit. Once your designs are finished, you get to test your creation on the course itself. Hold on tight and do not forget to smile for the camera. Buckle up!

5. Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

Terror awaits those who enter this hotel. Disney’s Hollywood Studios houses this thrilling attraction at the end of Sunset Boulevard. As the latest guest at the Hollywood Tower Hotel, your elevator ride will teleport into the 5th Dimension. Once you reach this level, you will plummet down at tremendous speeds, randomly landing at any floor. Your elevator will then speed upward, and drop you when you least expect it. Hang on!

4. Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster

On the other side of Sunset Boulevard, The Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster is ready to knock whatever wind you have left after the Tower of Terror. Blast through the dark while listening to the classic and amazing tunes by Aerosmith. The Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster will launch you 0 to 60 in 3.5 seconds. Much like Expedition Everest, this ride features a single rider queue. However, fastpasses will always be much more effective.

3. Turtle Talk with Crush

Disney’s Seabase is home to one of the largest aquariums in the world. As you veer left, you will find “Turtle Talk with Crush” a live, interactive show featuring everyone’s favorite surfer-talking turtle. Children may ask him questions, of which Crush will happily answer while joking around with his favorite humans. “Turtle Talk with Crush” is the second best show in all of Disney and the best in Epcot. The first is Animal Kingdom’s “Festival of the Lion King.”

2. Festival of the Lion King

Rated the best show in all of the Walt Disney World Resort, The Festival of the Lion King lets you join Simba, Timon, Pumba, and all of their wild friends on a musical journey. Awe over the fiery dancers that take to the stage as frantic acrobats flip overhead. Do not be afraid to sing along to the classic tunes from Disney’s unforgettable animated film. A fastpass for this attraction guarantees you first pick at the theater’s seating.

1. Soarin

The most popular ride in all of Epcot, Soarin is a high-flying, hang-gliding adventure that takes guests over the beautiful land and cityscapes of California. Onboard, you will experience the sights, sounds, and even smells of the Golden State. Due to the elevation of this flight simulator, those with a fear of heights should not ride. As the most popular attraction, Soarin has boasted wait times ranging from two to three hours. This ride should be your fast pass priority from the moment you enter the park. You can even book ahead with the My Disney Experience app on your phone.

Like every Disney experience, fastpass has a special technique to maximize its efficiency. Pick the most popular rides and schedule them on the MyDisneyExperience app. Good luck!

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Michael J.

Michael is a former Disney cast member, online novelist, and aspiring author. He hopes to return to Walt Disney World and become an Imagineer on the writing team. He currently resides in Naples, Florida.

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