Rafiki’s Planet Watch Reopens this Summer at Disney’s Animal  Kingdom

We’re delighted to announce that Rafiki’s Planet Watch, the Affection Section and the Wildlife Express will fully reopen this summer at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park. The area will include a few new enhancements and join the celebration of all things “The  Lion  King.”


Rafiki’s Planet Watch will still include the animal encounters you love, as well as new experiences that draw from Disney’s rich heritage of wildlife animation, featuring a celebration of “The  Lion  King.” We cherish this special place where our Guests and Cast Members can connect to the magic of nature and see the importance Disney places on animal care and conservation in our parks and around the world.