Na’vi River Journey Ride-through Videos Posted from Pandora – The World of Avatar


Less than a month from the official opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar in Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and leaks of the attractions are already beginning to appear online.

Attractions Magazine has posted what they call “highlights” from the upcoming Na’vi River Journey attraction. While not a complete ridethrough, it does give viewers an idea of what to expect from Disney’s latest boat ride.

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Inside the Magic has also posted a video from what was a media preview event that took place on Saturday.

The Shaman of Songs animatronic is incredibly impressive and fluid, even moreso than Elsa from Frozen Ever After. There’s a bit of the “uncanny valley” about her, though, and it’s possible she might frighten smaller children.

Speaking of The Shaman of Songs, the Disney Parks Blog released a closer official look at her earlier this week.

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Inside the Magic has also posted a preview of the Banshee Flight of Passage queue and pre-show.

The videos give us an idea of what to expect on May 27, 2017 when Pandora – The World of Avatar officially opens in Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World.

Are you excited about Pandora? Comment below or in the forums.

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  1. […] Yesterday, Disney World updated their online park map, which can be viewed online here or on their mobile app “My Disney Experience.” This is a very exciting update as we are now able to see the geographic footprint of the new land. Pandora – The World of Avatar, will open to the public on May 27th 2017. This new land will feature two new rides, Avatar Flight of Passage and Na’vi River Journey. […]


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