Walt Disney World Resort Pictures
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Sunrise from our room at Disney's Boardwalk Resort.
From our room you could see three segments of the Epcot Skyliner Line.
8:00am - At the bus stop and waiting for the Animal Kingdom bus.
8:02am - The bus showed up 6 minutes early.
8:19am - Arrived at Disney's Animal Kingdom
A 50th Anniversary wrapped bus parked nearby.
The Animal Kingdom Christmas Tree
Today's ticket availability and pricing.
A sign for the AP tap point.
The fencing around the exhibits at the park entrance is being replaced. The new fences look more traditional and are taller.
Here is a look at a new section of fencing.
For comparison here is some of the old fencing nearby.
The Tree of Life
Making my way through Harambe
8:34am - 10 minute wait posted for Kilimanjaro Safari
8:43am - Boarding my safari truck.. so the 10 minutes was pretty close this morning.
A black rhino.
A saddle-billed stork
Trucks backed up on the savanna due to giraffe in the road
In the distance you can see some of the giraffe
Video: Giraffe and Elephants on the Kilimanjaro Safari at Disney's Animal Kingdom.
A couple of elephants eating breakfast
The rest of the elephant herd in the distance
A couple of elephants sparing
Male African lion on the rocks
Next up Gorilla Falls
A trio of gorillas near the window.
The youngest one was active this morning moving about and playing.
Time for a train ride on the Wildlife Express
The barn is decorated for the holidays
A lot of guests on the path to Conservation Station this morning.
Preparing meals for the animals
Not much on the schedule today. Really would like to see this info on the app or posted at the train station before trekking out here.
The gift shop is gone.
A Komodo dragon
A good number of people in the affection station
The Tree of Life as we walked toward Asia
Time for Feathered Friends in Flight
Passing through Discovery Island
Viva Gaia performing
Kevin arriving on Discovery Island
Making my way to Dinoland USA
This truck has had many uses over the years... it is now a pin trading location.
Stopped by Chester & Hester's Dinosaur Treasures
The former entrance to Primeval Whirl
Ice cream is now available from carts, the stand is gone.
Time for Finding Nemo: The Big Blue… and Beyond!
Since its return the show utilizes a large LCD backdrop
Bruce and the sharks
The Tank Gang
Video: Finding Nemo: The Big Blue… and Beyond! Clips
Crush and Marlin
12:02pm - Decided to go to Yak & Yeti for lunch. Thanks to my Landry's Card the wait was only 20 minutes.
While waiting we stopped by to see what the gibbons were up to.
Our table on the second floor looked over the walkway to Discovery Island
The view outside
Kevin passed by
My meal. Hamburger and fries.
An assortment of sippers and popcorn buckets
Merry Menagerie on Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom
Another look at the fence replacement on the way out.
Current bus locations
1:57pm - Decided to head to the Magic Kingdom.
The queue for Epcot
2:05pm - The Magic Kingdom bus rolled up.
2:12pm - On our way to the Magic Kingdom