Discovery Island Disney's Animal Kingdom Guide

Disney's Animal Kingdom

Tree of Light Night Time Projections Disney's Animal Kingdom

Discovery Island is the central hub land of Disney's Animal Kingdom. It surrounds the Tree of Life, the visual icon of the park, and features a variety of attractions, characters, shops, and restaurants.

This land serves as a flex space in Disney's Animal Kingdom, home to a variety of Disney characters to the park, as well as seasonal and promotional offerings. The land holds the energy and excitement of the park, providing you gateways into every land of the park.


It's Tough To Be A Bug

It's Tough To Be A Bug Entrance Sign Disney's Animal Kingdom


Discovery Trading Company

Island Merchantile

Island Mercantile Entrance Sign Disney's Animal Kingdom

Riverside Depot

Riverside Depot Entrance Disney's Animal Kingdom


Nomad Lounge