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Explore all the wild has to offer, including the Tree of Life, at Discovery Island.

Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom®

The Tree of Life, with its twisting and tangling roots depicting wildlife from across the globe, is the first thing you’ll see when entering Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom®. There’s even more to experience here, though. Here’s a brief overview of all that can be found at Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom®:

Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom® Attractions:

Discovery Island Trails, Flamingos – Disney Animals, Invertebrates – Disney Animals, It’s Tough to be a Bug!, Migratory Birds – Disney Animals, The Oasis Exhibits, Tamarins – Disney Animals, Tree of Life, Vultures – Disney Animals, Wilderness Explorers, Discovery Island Carnivale

Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom® Entertainment:

Meet Favorite Disney Pals at Adventurers Outpost, Meet Flik on Discovery Island, Meet Pocahontas at Character Landing, Meet Russell at Discovery Island, Meet Tarzan on Discovery Island Trails West, Tree of Life Awakenings, Viva Gaia Street Band!, Winged Encounters – The Kingdom Takes Flight

Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom® Shopping:

Discovery Trading Cart, Garden Gate Gifts, Island Mercantile, Outpost Cart, The Outpost Shop, Rainforest Café Shop at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Riverside Depot, Tree of Life Cart

Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom® Dining:

Creature Comforts, Eight Spoon Café, Flame Tree Barbecue, Isle of Java, Nomad Lounge, Pizzafari, Rainforest Café at Disney's Animal Kingdom®, Rivers of Light Dining Packages, Safari Bar, The Smiling Crocodile, Terra Treats, Tiffins

From visiting some of the obscure Disney characters to being face-to-face with exotic creatures, Discovery Island is a land you won’t want to miss on your next visit to Disney's Animal Kingdom®. It is home to the park’s icon; the Tree of Life. Study the animals carved into its trunk by day and watch them come alive by night, with the Tree of Life Awakenings nighttime spectacular.

Good food and entertainment will make the day even better at Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom®. Barbeque, pizza and creative BLTs are just a few of the choices you’ll find for a quick meal. Once you’re done, you can dance along with the Discovery Island Carnivale or watch birds take flight in Winged Encounters.

No matter what you choose to do, you’re going to have a great day at Discovery Island in Disney's Animal Kingdom®.

Please note, the above information about Discovery Island at Disney's Animal Kingdom® may be incomplete, seasonal, and/or subject to change at any time.