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Keys to the Kingdom & Other Disney World Tours Returning In 2022

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Keys to the Kingdom & Other Disney World Tours Returning In 2022

Come 2022, even more experiences will be available to Walt Disney World guests.

Disney announced on Thursday, Dec. 16 that a handful of fan-favorite tours are returning to Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom.

You can book the following tours now and they officially return beginning Feb. 6, 2022, unless otherwise noted.

Keep in mind that you will need to purchase valid theme park admission and make a park reservation to participate in all of these tours.

Disney’s Keys to the Kingdom (Magic Kingdom)

Cinderella Castle 50th
  • Price: $114 per person (tax excluded)
  • Annual Passholders and Disney Vacation Club Members receive a 15% discount
  • Book Online

This is a 5-hour walking tour that includes the chance to uncover hidden secrets of classic attractions at Magic Kingdom, access to the underground “Utilidor” tunnels that allow people and supplies to travel beneath the park unseen, lunch (included with the tour), an exclusive keepsake, and more.

Caring for Giants (Animal Kingdom)

Elephant on the Caring for Giants tour

On this 60-minute tour, you’ll learn about the largest animals at Animal Kingdom.

With help from a guide, you’ll hear about the inner workings of the African elephant herd and share a glimpse into the day-to-day care for them

You even get to observe the elephants from a private, backstage viewing area.

Wild Africa Trek (Animal Kingdom)

wild africa trek at animal kingdom

The Wild Africa Trek lasts for 3 hours and takes you on an exclusive safari adventure at Animal Kingdom.

You’ll walk across a swinging rope bridge near crocodiles and view giraffes, rhinos, and hippos as you ride across the open savanna in a safari vehicle. A guide accompanies you, as well.

The trek also includes Africa-inspired snacks and a complimentary photographer to take photos during the tour.

At the end of the trek, you’ll receive a photo code that you can use to access and download images taken during your tour.

Up Close with Rhinos (Animal Kingdom)

rhino on kilimanjaro safaris

This 60-minute tour allows you to go backstage at Animal Kingdom to meet and learn more about white rhinos, with help from a guide.

Savor the Savanna (Animal Kingdom)

savor the savanna at animal kingdom
  • Price: $174 per person (tax excluded)
  • Book Online or call (407) WDW-TOUR

You can eat, drink and enjoy the views during this experience that takes place on Animal Kingdom’s Harambe Wildlife Reserve.

You’ll enjoy a sampling of African-inspired cuisine, paired with a selection of regional beer and wine offerings. There is also a private guide who shares tales of the unique residents who inhabit the reserve and the special animal care provided at the park.

Disney also teased that more tours offerings will be available in the future, including the Starlight Safari at Animal Kingdom Lodge. We’ll be sure to share more once it’s announced.

Read more about Disney World tours via our handy guide.

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