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Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain

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All that you imagined and more

Yes, it is tall. Yes, it is fast, Yes it goes backwards. Yes, the themed line walk in is amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
South Easton, Massachusetts
best ride yet

we all love rollercoasters in our family and fast-passed this ride straight away. Absolutely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not for the feint of heart, I went with my daughter and two grandsons 7 and 10. This was the scariest roller coaster I have ever been on as well as the one that made me very concerned about what my stomach was going to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, it is tall. Yes, it is fast, Yes it goes backwards. Yes, the themed line walk in is amazing. If you use fast pass, you might be tempted to rush through the line. Slow down and take in all the intricate details that establish...More

Thank DDore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we all love rollercoasters in our family and fast-passed this ride straight away. Absolutely amazing ride- wasn't too scary but definitely wasn't tame so great for anyone. After going on it once we went to the single rider queue and managed to get on about...More

Thank singleriders
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a bit of a sting in the tail so worth going on but it doesn’t measure up in terms of out and out adrenaline compared to the likes of Rockit or hulk at universal - that’s said, more suitable for young kids and a...More

Thank MJH1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Usually I'm scared of roller coasters, so my friends and boyfriend had to drag me on this... but we all loved it so much we went straight on again! If you're contemplating on whether to ride this then just do it!

Thank hparker93
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a ride! Expedition Everest starts off with a lift into the “Forbidden Mountain” a few hundred feet up. The ride then speeds up as you make some twists and turns near the top of the mountain and that’s where the fun really begins. When...More

Thank JackieC2312
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I'm not a roller coaster aficionado but this one is really different than most. Not only does it go steeper than most, it goes backwards in the dark and I think it even turns upside down in the dark but it is hard to tell...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Such a great coaster!! Fast, drops, running out of track and going backwards...all awesome!! Plus the big Yeti inside the tide!!

Thank sroboschwartz
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Expedition Everest is one of our favourite rides in Animal Kingdom. The whole experience is just fantastic from walking through the queue line, learning information about Everest and the Yeti to the ride itself which is a fast thrill seeking roller coaster built around Everest....More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is one of the more thrilling coasters at WDW. It has awesome theming with the Yeti. It has a single rider line and if you're okay with riding with strangers you can really get through the line quick, no fast pass required. It's great...More

Thank CharleyBarley1
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Tatiana S
3 September 2018|
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Response from everton_1978 | Reviewed this property |
As long as they meet the height requirements they will be able to ride together!
Trina D
9 June 2018|
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Response from yss97 | Reviewed this property |
No, but you do need to be able to fit into the seat and have the safety harness down