Animal Kingdom Safari Welcomes Baby Giraffe

Courtney ReynoldsAnimal Kingdom, Blog

Disney’s Animal Kingdom has another new addition to the Kilimanjaro Safari – a two-month-old baby giraffe named Aella. Meet the Baby Giraffe Aella (pronounced “eye-la”) was born on June 29th. After two months of bonding and nursing with her mom Lily, she made her debut on the savanna on August 28th. Guests can easily spot … Read More

Baby Mandrill Born at Animal Kingdom

Stephanie ShusterAnimal Kingdom, Blog

Welcome, baby mandrill! Kilimanjaro Safaris just got a little cuter this Wednesday, August 8, when Animal Kingdom welcomed their newest baby mandrill. A New Baby on Kilimanjaro Safaris The baby was born to Scarlett and Winston, two mandrill residents of Kilimanjaro. Mandrills are a recognizable species of monkey, with their large blue and red noses … Read More

Animal Kingdom’s 20th Anniversary!

Stephanie ShusterAnimal Kingdom, Blog

Animal Kingdom's 20th Anniversary

Here’s the latest on Animal Kingdom’s 20th anniversary – plus the all the updates on news, weather, refurbishments and closings this week at Walt Disney World. There’s a lot to keep track of at WDW, whether you’re going this week or planning a future trip – we have everything you need to know – keep reading! … Read More

Animal Kingdom Welcomes Baby Hippo

Stephanie ShusterAnimal Kingdom, Blog

baby hippo at animal kingdom

Here’s the latest on Animal Kingdom’s newest resident – a baby hippo! – plus the all the updates on news, weather, refurbishments and closings this week at Walt Disney World. There’s a lot to keep track of at WDW, whether you’re going this week or planning a future trip – we have everything you need to … Read More