What’s On Shanghai Disneyland Part 1 already discussed about the sections/ areas in it. Now let’s discuss about the Disneyland attractions in Shanghai. There are many Disneyland attractions, these following are some of them.
1. TRON Lightcycle Power Run
This Disneyland attraction is the most wanted one in Shanghai. Who doesn’t want to feel the extraordinary roller coaster like in the future world. The TRON: Legacy inspired the Walt Disney Imagineering to create and actualize TRON Lightcycle Power Run vehicle for their fans. There will be sound effect, lighting, and laser projection along side the ride trek. The vehicle is two-wheeled motorcycle with built-in light by its side. It drives at speed 97 km/h in indoor and outdoor trek. It’s a must to ride this attraction. This futuristic of Disneyland attraction is also allowed for children with minimum height of 122 cm.
2. Pirates Of The Caribbean Ride: Battle For The Sunken Treasure
This Disneyland attraction is one of the most famous attraction in Disneyland Shanghai. As the home of Pirate of the Caribbean, the vehicle is in a shape of Jack Sparrow legendary ship. It will wading through the open sea to find the treasure. You will also witness the battle between the pirates on the ocean. Feel the tension by its special effect of illusion, audio, and visual technology. This indoor attraction of adventure seems so real, so enjoy the sensation as much as you like. There aren’t any limitation for children, so every family member may enjoy it together.
3. Roaring Rapids
Roaring Rapids is one of water attraction in Shanghai Disneyland. Roaring Rapids invites you to enjoy the tension of the stream. Using a rubber boat, you will pass trough the cave and the river. There will be encounter with the ancient crocodile and the strong rapids. The visitor don’t need to face any troublesome because they will ride without paddle. The children who want to ride this Disneyland attraction must at least at height of 107 cm. In case the visitor don’t want to get wet at this attraction, the Disneyland staff offers poncho at the entrance gate for about $1/piece.
4. Soaring Over The Horizon
As interesting as other attraction, Soaring over the Horizon is an attraction with flying simulation concept. The visitor only need to calmly seat, then they will cross the amazing famous sites around the world. You will across Greenland, The Great Wall China, Egyptian Pyramid, Niagara waterfall, and many more. Using mechanical lift system technology, 24 m wide screen, 180º viewing angle, and 4K resolution projection, it will make the journey so real. It fits as the opening ride attraction before the extreme one. What an interesting Disneyland attraction! Children with minimum height of 102 cm are allowed to join.
5. Challenge Trail
Challenge Trail is not a ride attraction. It is an elevated rope course placed in Camp Discovery. The visitor can explore among three zones there; Hidden Falls Chamber, Echo Cavern, and House of the Ancients. It has various treks, such as river gorges, waterfall, sheer cliffs, footbridge, cavern, and other footpath. The exploration is safe because every visitor will be tied by safety rope. This challenging Disneyland attraction is made to satisfy your hunger of adventure and exploration.
6. Peter Pan’s Flight
Like its name, Peter Pan’s Flight is a ride to fly over the London night sky. The visitor will be taken to enter Peter Pan and Wendy’s world. Starting from the Wendy’s house, Neverland world, ocean where Captain Hook lives and the journey ends in London city. The visitor will ride on a Galleon miniature (European sailing ship on 16th century) with capacity of 4 persons. This is an indoor attraction with animation, sound effect, and music of Peter Pan. This ride is safe for children, but still their parents must accompany them.
7. Seven Dwarf Mine Train
Seven Dwarf Mine Train is a thrill ride with small drop category and very suitable for family ride. Because of the family-oriented concept, this attraction is not extreme but still fun to ride. The children may get the different fun ride story by this mine train. The trek is set in 7 Dwarf world, from the Snow White tale. Then you will enter the mine cave and pass the dwarf house front yard.
8. Jet Packs
Jet Packs is a rocket-shaped vehicle that rotates with a shaft in the center. Every rocket capsule is for 2 people only. Not only rotate, this rocket will also go up and down. Just like a maneuver movement, right. Even for a while, you may enjoy the view of almost every Disneyland areas from above. This attraction is not extreme and belongs to slow ride category. Even the children at minimum height of 112 cm are allowed to ride it. This ride is easily found in front of Tomorrowland.
9. Explore Canoes
Shanghai Disneyland also has Explorer Canoes which is the part of activity in Treasure Cove. We can travel down the river from Treasure Cove area, turn around in Adventure Isle, and go back to its start line. The canoe is long enough to accommodate up to 20 persons. Every passenger will be equipped by paddle and life jacket. Plus there will be two staffs as guide. They will explain how to use the paddle, the area around the river, and control the direction of the canoes. Unfortunately, the explanation may be in Chines language.
Then, among the Disneyland attractions above, which attraction does attract you the most? Because there may be a long queue in each attraction, so set your itinerary as well as possible. Have a fun tour!