Disney Animal Kingdom Map 2022: PDF and Printable Version

Disney Animal Kingdom is one of the more difficult Disney parks to navigate. The park is divided into six distinct sections that are all separate from each other. A map is very useful if you plan on visiting or trying to navigate the park. Select your preferred map format from the three buttons below.

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Disney Animal Kingdom Map in Detail

Listed below are descriptions and directions to each of the attractions, Disney World Animal Kingdom Restaurants and shopping areas listed on the Disney’s Animal Kingdom Map. Alternatively, you can download any of the Disney World map 2022 versions if you would like maps for any of the other theme parks.

OASIS

Attraction

1. Oasis Exhibits

View an exotic animal exhibit as you stroll through a tropical garden.

Directions

Dining

2. Rainforest Cafe

Safari hat on and get ready for an exciting wild meal in the luscious tropical rainforest

Directions

A four minute walk of less than 0.2 miles separates Rainforest Cafe from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

Shopping

3. Garden Gate Gifts

Get assistance with working with Disney Photopass or shop for camera supplies, Disney Photopass items, and other park merchandise. Wheelchairs, strollers, and electric vehicle rentals are available as well.

Directions

Located just three minutes away from Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Garden Gate Gifts is just 0.1 miles away.

DISCOVERY ISLAND

Attractions

4. Wilderness Explorers

In this interactive park adventure, complete challenges that will earn you badges as you explore the wilderness. There are also starting points on Discovery Island and in Pandora – Africa, The World of Avatar, Rafi, Asia, Rafiki’s Planet Watch, and DinoLand U.S.A.

Directions

5. It’s Tough to be a Bug

The 3D film based on “A Bug’s Life” will allow you to discover what life is like for a bug. It will give you a creepy and crawly feeling in the dark.

Directions

The distance from Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park to Tough to be a Bug is 0.3 miles and five minutes

6. Discovery Island Trails

Learn about the different animals that make up the Tree of Life.

Directions

The trail is located 0.2 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, five minutes away.

Dining

7. Eight Spoon Cafe

Enjoy a variety of hot and delectable dishes, such as pulled pork sandwiches on jelly donuts and baked macaroni and cheese with pulled pork.

Directions

The restaurant is about 0.3 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, just a six-minute walk away.

8. The Smiling Crocodile

Fill your bellowe with croco-licious dishes and lip-smacking snacks and cold drinks.

Directions

The Smiling Crocodile is located five minutes from Disney’s Animal Kingdom. A short distance of 0.3 miles separates the two.

9. The Feeding Ground

Disney’s Animal Kingdom has a newly reopened restaurant! Come enjoy some popcorn, margaritas, and beer.

Directions

10. Flame Tree Barbecue

With a great view, you can dine on a wide variety of smokehouse chicken and meat meals served with classic, signature sides of coleslaw and baked beans. Try one of the fresh salads for a more refreshing meal.

Directions

To get to Flame Tree Barbecue from Disney’s Animal Kingdom, take a 6 minute walk of 0.3 miles.

11. Isle of Java

With a great view, you can dine on a wide variety of Do you need a pick-me-up? The Island of Java serves freshly brewed cappuccino, espresso, cold beverages and a variety of sweet treats.  Try the cappuccino made with Captain Morgan’s Original Spiced Rum and chocolate.

Directions

There is a six-minute walk of 0.3 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to the Isle of Java.

12. Tiffins Restaurant

Tiffins Restaurant celebrates adventure and exploration with its international cuisine.

Directions

The Tiffins Restaurant is 0.3 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, a short walk of 0.3 miles.

13. Nomad Lounge

A refreshing oasis offering mouth-watering appetizers and specialty cocktails from around the world. Walk-up only for mobile dining.

Directions

Within six minutes, or 0.3 miles, of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, you can find Nomad Lounge.

14. Pizzafari

Among the 5 themed rooms in Pizzafari you’ll find colorful murals and mosaics of critters gracing the walls along with delectable salads, pizzas, and desserts.

Directions

It’s approximately 0.3 miles or five minutes by foot from Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

15. Creature Comforts

At this African-themed joint offering Starbuck coffee, specialty beverages and baked Disney goods, you can take a quick break or fuel up for an exciting day.

Directions

Located six minutes away from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Creature Comforts is 0.3 miles away.

16. Terra Treats

As you walk around Discovery Island, you can enjoy some great tasting suds, savory snacks, deep-dish pizza, beer, and soft drinks.

Directions

Terra Treats is six minutes or 0.3 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

Shopping

17. Island Mercantile

Mercantile Island is the place for today’s most ferocious fashions. With a wide range of accessories, apparel, and headwear to choose from, you can dress up your entire family.

Directions

From Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Island Mercantile is 0.2 miles or a five-minute walk.

18. Discovery Trading Company

You can find a wide selection of Disney-themed souvenirs and memories from Discovery Trading Company.

Directions

It is located 0.2 miles or a five-minute walk from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

PANDORA – THE WORLD OF AVATAR

Attractions

19. Na’vi River Journey

Explore the deep bioluminescent rainforest in pursuit of the Na’vi Shaman of Songs.

Directions

The Na’vi River Journey is located just 200 feet from Animal Kingdom Theme Park. You can walk there in just one minute

20. Avatar Flight of Passage

Experience the thrill of flying above the vast moon on the back of a mountain banshee.

Directions

It is located five minutes or 0.2 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

Dining

21. Pongu Pongu

Get a drink at this popular drink stand managed by a former expat who fell in love with Pandora – The World of Avatar.

Directions

Pongu Pongu is about 0.3 miles, or five minutes from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

22. Satu’li Canteen

In the former RDA mess hall at Pandora – The World of Avatar, you can learn about the art and culture of the Na’vi.

Directions

You can walk to Satu’li Canteen in five minutes from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, a short distance of 0.3 miles.

Shopping

23. Windtraders

Formerly a RDA structure now a nature-themed shop offering the wonders of Pandora – The World of Avatar.

Directions

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park is 0.3 miles away, a five-minute walk.

AFRICA

Attractions

24. A Celebration of Festival of the Lion King

An extravagant, 22-minute show featuring the pageantry and music of Disney’s Lion King.

Directions

From Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, it’s a 10-minute stroll of 0.5 miles.

25. Kilimanjaro Safaris

Find elephants, lions, and giraffes on a 22-minute safari through the African savanna.

Directions

Located just 0.5 miles from Disney World’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, this safari can be reached in about ten minutes.

26. Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail

Experience this rich tropical forest, where wildlife such as hippos, gorillas, and exotic birds thrive.

Directions

It takes about 10 minutes to walk 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park to the Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail.

27. Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Find out how Disney is committed to animal care and conservation by boarding a rustic train.

Directions

Rafiki’s Planet Watch is located 0.5 miles or 10 minutes walk from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

  • Conservation station – Among the highlights of the Conservation Station are watching scientists from the Science Center, seeing animals, and touring veterinary facilities.
    Directions – From Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Conservation Station is 5.6 miles drive or 12 minutes away.
  • Affection Section – Visit this expensive, outdoor location and have fun with a wide range of  unique domesticated animals and chat with real animal care experts.
    Directions – To get to Disney’s Affection Section, drive 11 minutes, or 5.6 miles, from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

Dining

28. Mahindi

You’ll always be thirsty after a safari exploration. Visit this roadside hut for some refreshments like popcorn, water, soda, and beer.

Directions

Mahindi is only 0.4 miles or a nine-minute walk from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

29. Tusker House Restaurant

Dine family-style with Donald Duck and his Disney friends at this restaurant featuring an African-inspired menu.

Directions

Tusker House Restaurant is a 0.5 mile walk from the Animal Kingdom Theme Park, located 10 minutes away.

30. Dawa Bar

At the center of Harambe village is Dawa Bar, a bamboo bar operated by Tusker House Restaurant. It offers South African wines and African beers such as Tusker Lager. It also offers specialty cocktails such as Lost on Safari.

Directions

Take a 10 minute walk or 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Dawa Bar.

31. Kusafiri Coffee Shop & Bakery

Grab a breakfast to go of fruits, freshly baked pastries, yogurt, and so much more before heading to the savanna. Order some savory dishes and hot and cold drinks if you’re feeling hungry in the middle of the day.

Directions

Kusafiri Coffee Shop & Bakery is located 10 minutes’ walk or 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

32. Tamu Tamu Refreshments

Here you can satisfy your sweet tooth with its desserts-only menu in the heart of Harambe Village. New desserts include DOLE Whip® Pineapple with strawberry, watermelon, and coconut-flavored syrup.

Directions

You can walk to Tamu Tamu Refreshments from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park for a distance of 0.5 miles in 10 minutes.

33. Harambe Fruit Market

The Harambe Fruit Market offers the freshest fruit available at Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park, including bananas, oranges, apples, and more. There are also salt of the earth-inspired treats such as chips and pretzels.

Directions

Harambe Fruit Market is 10 minutes walk or 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

34. Harambe Market

The restaurant offers African-inspired dishes in an open-air plaza.

Directions

Harambe Market is located 10 minutes on foot or approximately 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

Shopping

35. Mombasa Marketplace

Find authentic African imports such as clothing, wine, instruments, crafts, and toys.

Directions

Walk for 10 minutes or half a mile from Disney’s Animal Kingdom to Mombasa Marketplace.

36. Zuri’s Sweet Shop

Take a little treasure treat or homemade sweet after an exhilarating day of observing animals and walking through forests.

Directions

Zuri’s Sweets Shop is located 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, which is a 10-minute walk.

ASIA

Attractions

37. Feathered Friends in Flight

The colorful world of exotic birds is the subject of this 25-minute show.

Directions

38. Maharajah Jungle Trek

On a self-guided walking tour, discover Southeast Asia, home to Komodo dragons, bats, tigers and monkeys.

Directions

Take a 43 minute walk of 2.2 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Maharajah Jungle Trek.

39. Kali River Rapids

This exhilarating wet rafting experience will take you through turbulent rivers in the jungle.

Directions

Kali River Rapids is 0.5 miles away from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, a walk of 10 minutes.

40. Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain

A speeding train that weaves its way through the Himalayan mountains while avoiding the Yeti.

Directions

It takes 10 minutes to walk 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain.

Dining

41. Mr. Kamal’s

You can find healthier food options at Mr. Kamal’s, such as hummus with pita and fresh vegetables. The menu changes frequently here. Previously, Mr. Kamal’s only served vegetarian food, but now it also offers other food items like Mr. Kamal’s Seasoned Fries and Chicken Dumplings with mouthwatering dipping sauces.

Directions

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park is located 9 minutes by foot or 0.4 miles from Mr. Kamal’s.

42. Warung Outpost

This margarita country offers its signature drink, the Maharajah Lime Margarita, and non-alcoholic drinks like the strawberry-flavored Shangri-La Berry Freeze!

Directions

Walk 0.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Warung Outpost in 10 minutes.

43. Drinkwallah

Get an energy boost in this quirky shop with refreshing beverages, assorted chips, nuts, and ice-cold frozen drinks.

Directions

It takes 43 minutes to walk 2.2 miles to Drinkwallah from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

44. Yak & Yeti Restaurant

A Nepalese-inspired restaurant, Yak & Yeti serves pan-Asian cuisine that will let you recharge and relax.

Directions

To get to Yak & Yeti Restaurant from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, take a 10-minute walk of 0.5 miles

45. Yak & Yeti Local Food Cafe

If your stomach is growling after your Himalayan adventure, then fill it up with Asian cuisine such as egg rolls, teriyaki beef bowls, fried rice, etc. It also offers desserts, kids meals, beer, and other beverages.

Directions

Take a 43 minute walk of 2.2 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Yak & Yeti Local Food Cafes.

46. Joffrey’s Coffe & Tea Company

Directions

47. Anandapur Ice Cream Truck

As you explore Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park throughout the day, treat yourself to some frosty floats and soft-serve waffle cones at the Anandapur Ice Cream Truck!

Directions

A 43-minute walk of 2.2 miles will bring you to Anandapur Ice Cream Truck from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park

48. Trek Snacks

Directions

49. Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks

The open-air bar offers a wide range of refreshing beverages, including beers, drinks, and frozen drinks.

Directions

Located 2.2 miles away from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, Thirsty River Bar and Trek Snacks is a 43-minute walk away.

Shopping

50. Mandala Gifts

Mandala Gifts is part of Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Asia area, directly across from the Yak & Yeti Bhaktapur Market. It offers Asian-inspired items like wooden wind chimes, decorative umbrellas, instruments, snacks, and drinks.

Directions

It is a 7-minute walk of 0.3 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Mandala Gifts.

51. Serka Zong Bazaar

Discover Asian artifacts and collect  Yeti and  Walt Disney character designs merchandise while descending Mount Everest.

Directions

From Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, you must take a 43 minute walk of 2.2 miles to reach Serka Zong Bazaar.

DINOLAND U.S.A.

Attractions

52. (NEW) Disney KiteTails

Join this dazzling celebration and let your imagination run wild with spectacular animal kites in every shape and size, dynamic music and live performers.

Directions

53. The Boneyard

Have a great time exploring this dinosaur dig-site funfair.

Directions

Go on a 7-minute walk of 0.3 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to The Boneyard.

54. Fossil Fun Games

Games in carnival-style at the centerpiece of Dinoland, U.S.A.

Directions

Fossil Fun Games is located 49 minutes or 2.5 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

55. TriceraTop Spin

Experience the thrill of riding a dinosaur over DinoLand USA.

Directions

The 0.4-mile walk to TriceraTop Spin takes 8 minutes from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

56. Dinosaur

Save a dinosaur from extinction by taking a thrilling prehistoric tour in the dark.

Directions

Dinosaur is 2.7 miles or 53 minutes away from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

Dining

57. Restaurantosaurus

Paleontology, pre-hysterical humor, delicious chicken nuggets, Angus burgers, Safari Amber draft beer, and ice-cold beverages await you in a dinosaur-themed dorm.

Restaurantosaurus Lounge is located inside the quick service restaurant Restaurantosaurus. It has a small dining room with its own entrance and offers a speakeasy atmosphere.

Directions

Animal Kingdom Theme Park is 51 minutes walking distance or 2.6 miles away from Restaurantosaurus.

58. Dino-Bite Snacks

A fossil-friendly spot offering delectable frozen treats, such as hot fudge sundaes and ice cream cookie sandwiches.

Directions

To reach Dino-Bite Snacks, walk 51 minutes or 2.6 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

59. Trilo-Bites

Grab some tasty snacks before you turn into a fossil. Aside from their frosty floats and buffalo chicken chips, Trilo-Bites also serves draft beer.

Directions

Getting to Trilo-Bites requires a 53-minute walk of 2.7 miles from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.

60. Corn-Ivores

Directions

61. Dino Diner

Churros with chocolate sauce, dinosaur thirst quenchers like frosty frozen lemonade, and ice cold soda are just a few of the fun treats served in this rustic, playful trailer.

Directions

The distance from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park to Dino Diner is 51 minutes or 2.6 miles.

Shopping

62. Chester & Hester’s Dinosaur Treasures

In this retro-style gift shop by the road, you can shop for prehistoric trinkets and toys, or take photos with dinosaurs.

Directions

You can walk to Chester & Hester’s Dinosaur Treasures from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park in 8 minutes or 0.4 miles.

63. The Dino Institute Shop

This dinosaur-inspired shop is modeled after a legendary museum so you can end your prehistoric experience with a shopping spree. Browse our wide selection of apparel, toys, and souvenirs and channel your inner paleontologist.

Directions

The Dino Institute Gift Shop can be reached in 53 minutes from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park 2.7 miles away.

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