Peter Pan’s Flight | Disney World

Last Updated on: January 21st, 2024

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s Peter Pan’s Flight ride including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


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What is Peter Pan's Flight?

Peter Pan’s Flight (Disney World)

Peter Pan’s Flight is a classic dark ride located in Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom theme park in Walt Disney World Resort. The ride takes guests on a magical journey through scenes inspired by Disney’s animated film, “Peter Pan.”

In Peter Pan’s Flight, guests board a pirate ship-themed ride vehicle and soar through the skies of London and Neverland. The ride utilizes suspended ride vehicles that give the sensation of flying above the scenes and storytelling elements. As guests glide through the attraction, they encounter iconic scenes from the movie, including the Darling children’s nursery, flying over London, battling Captain Hook and his crew, and encountering Peter Pan, Wendy, Tinker Bell, and other beloved characters.

The attraction features colorful scenery, special effects, and music to immerse guests in the whimsical world of Peter Pan. It’s a popular and beloved ride that appeals to guests of all ages, allowing them to experience the enchanting story and adventures of Peter Pan firsthand.


Peter Pan's Flight Fun Facts

  • Peter Pan’s Flight technically isn’t a Magic Kingdom opening day attraction. It opened 2 days later on October 3, 1971.
  • The ride vehicles take guests 17 feet above the scenes throughout the ride.
  • There was once a small restaurant just outside the ride. The restaurant was originally called Troubadour Tavern and later Hook’s Tavern.


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