Looking for a big and thrilling ride at Disney World? Here are some of the largest, most scream-inducing attractions in the four parks. They can be enjoyed by those who are tall enough and want an adventure.
Seven Dwarfs’ Mine Train – Want to go on the newest ride at any of the four Disney World parks? This is sure to be a thrill! Venture out in a mine cart to see the dwarves looking for jewels. On the ride, you will zip through other scenery from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Set in the heart of Fantasyland, this ride is sure to be fun for any older, adventurous members of your party while the younger ones see the princesses or ride the teacups. Park: The Magic Kingdom (Fantasyland) Average Wait Time: 1 hour to 2 hours Near by Attractions: Whinnie the Pooh, Prince Charming’s Regal Carousal, and Belle’s Enchanted Tales
- Tower of Terror – The name of this ride alone represents how wonderfully frightening this ride is. Inspired by The Twilight Zone, the Tower of Terror takes place in a rundown hotel. You are strapped into a tower and sent up only to fall to your doom. The atmosphere is spooky from the stern cast members dressed like bellhops to the cobweb-filled halls. For those who are easily scared, this might not be the best ride to start with, but those up for a fright will love screaming all the way down the ride. Park: Hollywood Studios Average Wait Time: 30 minutes to 1.5 hours Near by Attractions: Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster and the Beauty and the Beast Show
- Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain – If you want to stay away from yetis, do not go on this ride. Here you adventure out as an explorer onto Mt. Everest. However, strange things begin to show up and happen along the journey. This is a fast and exciting ride in a park that is a bit quieter at times. It is certainly worth the wait or reserving on FastPass. Park: Animal Kingdom Average Wait Time: 45 minutes to 2 hours Near by Attractions: Kali River Rapids
Space Mountain – Really, all of the “Mountains” are great thrill rides: Mount Everest, Splash Mountain, Big Thunder Mountain, and Space Mountain. This is in Tomorrowland and jets you off into space. Barely an lights, quick upward movement, and lots of sudden drops make you feel out of this world. Be sure to take all astronauts-in-training. Park: The Magic Kingdom (Tomorrowland) Average Wait Time: 1 hour to 2 hours Near by Attractions: Astroblaster, People Mover, and Carousal of Progress
- Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster – Do you like music, roller coasters, or screaming? Why not become a screaming fan of fun on this ride? Areosmith invites you to a backstage show, but you are stuck in traffic. Groove out to music on this wonderfully busy and hectic traffic trip. Park: Hollywood Studios Average Wait Time: 1 hour to 2 hours Near by Attractions: Tower of Terror