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Discovery Island

Step into the wilds of Animal Kingdom and discover Discovery Island, home to The Tree of Life, as well as the hub of activity at Disney's wild theme park.

  • The Tree of Life – Over 50 feet wide and 14 stories high, The Tree of Life is the centerpiece of Disney's Animal Kingdom. The intricate artistry of the tree is astounding, with 325 unique animal carvings created by over a dozen skilled artists.
  • It's Tough To Be A Bug – See life through the eyes of a bug at this exciting 3-D attraction. You won't believe your senses, as in-theater effects bring visitors into the world of the insects like never before! FastPass is available for this attraction.
  • Discovery Island Trails – Galapagos Tortoises and Cotton-Top Tamarinds are just some of the exciting animals you'll see on the Discovery Island Trail. As you work your way through the trail, be on the lookout for tricky Lemurs and exotic birds as well.
  • Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade – Music and magic are the highlights of this energetic parade through the park. Join Mickey, Goofy and all of your classic Disney favorites as they romp through Animal Kingdom celebrating the magic of Disney.
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