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Your Top Ten Favorite Attractions at Walt Disney World?

Walt Disney World: Rank your favorite attractions from the major 4 parks in Walt Disney World in one Top Ten list.

From Nick Dakuginow
Posted August 31, 2011 at 3:54 PM
I'd love to see everybody's Top Ten List for your favorite attractions in Walt Disney World, choosing from the 4 parks (not including Typhoon Lagoon, Blizzard Beach, or DisneyQuest) and rank your top 10 from 4 parks in 1 list. Here is mine...

1. Space Mountain, Magic Kingdom
2. Rock "n" Roller Coaster, Disney's Hollywood Studios
3. Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, Disney's Hollywood Studios
4. Expedition Everest, Animal Kingdom
5. Test Track, Epcot
6. Dinosaur, Animal Kingdom
7. Star Tours: The Adventures Continue, Disney's Hollywood Studios
8. Haunted Mansion, Magic Kingdom
9. Sum of All Thrills, Epcot
10. Mickey's PhilharMagic, Magic Kingdom

My notable attractions missing my Top Ten list are Splash Mountain, Soarin', Toy Story Mania!, Kilimanjaro Safaris, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Spaceship Earth.

That's what makes me want to see others' lists because there will be attractions that miss out on some people's lists.

Comments in chronological order. Most recent at the bottom. Scroll down to respond.

From chris cona
Posted August 31, 2011 at 8:07 PM
Expediton Everest
Toy Story Mania
Rock and Roll coaster
Splash mountain
Buzz Light year ride
Tower of Terror
Dinosoar in animal kingdom
test track
mission to space

From Anthony Murphy
Posted August 31, 2011 at 8:10 PM
1. Tower of Terror
2. Carosel of Progress
3. Rockin Roller Coaster
4. Kilimanjaro Safaris
5. Splash Mountain
6. Great Movie Ride
7. Haunted Mansion
8. Pirates
9. American Adventure
10. Dinosaur

From Andrew Mooney
Posted September 1, 2011 at 12:57 AM
1. Splash Mountain
2. Soarin'
3. Test Track
4. Toy Story Mania
5. Kilimanjaro Safari
6. Mickey's PhilharMagic
7. Pirates of the Caribbean
8. Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin
9. Dinosaur
10. Haunted Mansion

From Lauren Hayhurst
Posted September 1, 2011 at 5:23 AM
1. Tower of Terror
2. Rock n Roller Coaster
3. Lion King Show
4. Test Track
5. Dinosaur
6. Splash Mountain
7. Toy Story Mania
8. Philar Magic
9. Space Mountain
10. Pirates of the Caribbean

That was a hard list to write. If is was a top twelve I'd be including Thunder Mountain, Spaceship Earth and Everest as well! And I'm sure the new Star Wars would be on there, but haven't ridden it yet...

From Christy Hall
Posted September 1, 2011 at 5:27 AM
1. Rock 'N Roller Coaster
2. Toy Story Midway Mania
3. Test Track
4. Soarin
5. Thunder Mountain
6. Haunted Mansion
7. Pirates of the Caribbean
8. Everest
9. Mission Space
10.Space Mountain

Runners up: Carousel of Progress and Splash Mountain

From James Rao
Posted September 1, 2011 at 6:23 AM
1. Tower of Terror
2. Splash Mountain
3. Toy Story Midway Mania
4. Mission: Space (Orange)
5. Dinosaur
6. Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster
7. Space Mountain
8. Haunted Mansion
9. Test Track
10. Mickey’s Philharmagic

From Derek Morse
Posted September 1, 2011 at 1:10 PM
1. Pirates of the Carribean- Magic Kingdom
2. The American Adventure- EPCOT
3. Splash Mountain- Magic Kingdom
4. Rock and Roller Coaster- Hollywood
5. Haunted Mansion- Magic Kingdom
6. Thunder Mountain- Magic Kingdom
7. Expedition Everest- Animal Kingdom
8. Tower of Terror- Hollywood
9. Muppetvision 3D- Hollywood
10. Carousel of Progress- Magic Kingdom

tougher than I though, and would probably be a different list every day!

From Brent Moody
Posted September 2, 2011 at 4:24 AM
1. Rock "n" Roller Coaster
2. Tower of Terror
3. Space Mountain
4. Expedition Everest
5. Kilimanjaro Safaris
6. Test Track
7. Splash Mountain
8. Dinosaur
9. Mission Space
10. Its Tough to be a Bug

First 3 could really go in any order for me. I am going to Disney in October and would probably have a new list after riding them all again.

From TH Creative
Posted September 2, 2011 at 5:23 AM
1. Jungle Cruise
2. One Man's Dream
3. Space Mountain
4. Mission Space
5. Star Tours
6. Splash Mountain
7. Impressions du France
8. American Idol Experience
9. Haunted Mansion
10. Soarin'

From Orrin Carstarphen
Posted September 2, 2011 at 8:50 AM
1.Rockin Roller Coaster
2.Tower of Terror
3.Expedition Everest
4.Space Mountain
5.Star Tours
6.Haunted Mansion
8.Pirates of the Carribean
9.Buzz Lightyear
10.Peter Pan
(have not ridden Toy Story Mania yet)

From Bob Liebe
Posted September 4, 2011 at 1:56 AM
Here's my top 10 but i'm going to build suspense by listing mine stating at 10 and working my way down! :-P

10.) Studio Backlot Tour - DHS
9.) Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular - DHS
8.) Monters Inc. Laugh Floor - MK
7.) Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin - MK
6.) Lights, Motors, Action! - DHS
5.) Star Tours: The Adventures Continue - DHS
4.) Toy Story Midway Mania! - DHS
3.) Pirates Of The Caribbean - MK
2.) Dinosaur - AK

Note: Nothing from Epcot is in there because Soaring was too long of a wait, and Test Track got rained out the day I was there.

From Robert Niles
Posted September 7, 2011 at 1:10 PM
I posted the overall reader results on the front page today:

1. Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
2. Festival of the Lion King
3. Mickey's PhilharMagic
4. Impressions de France
5. Haunted Mansion
6. IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth
7. Rock n' Roller Coaster
8. Splash Mountain
9. Toy Story Midway Mania
10. Expedition Everest

Here's my personal list:
1. Haunted Mansion
2. Finding Nemo
3. Lights! Motors! Action!
4. Impressions de France
5. Festival of the Lion King
6. Star Tours 2
7. Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
8. Toy Story Midway Mania
9. Mission: Space
And if TH listed Jungle Cruise, I've got to list...
10. Tom Sawyer's Island

From Daniel Etcheberry
Posted September 7, 2011 at 2:35 PM
1. Splash Mountain
2. Haunted Mansion
3. Pirates of the Caribbean
4. Toy Story Midway Mania
5. Carousel of Progress
6. Motors Lights Action
7. Impressions de France
8. Spaceship Earth
9. Star Tours
10. Tower of Terror

Robert, do you mean Nemo at Epcot or Animal Kingdom?

From Robert Niles
Posted September 7, 2011 at 7:45 PM
Animal Kingdom. Sorry about that.

From Carlo Guardascione
Posted September 7, 2011 at 7:54 PM
My Top 10

1. Magic Kingdom Fireworks
2. Space Mountain
3. Tower of Terror
4. Pirates of the Caribbean
5. It's a Small World
6. Maelstrom Adventure Cruise
7. Test Track
8. Muppet Vision 3-D
9. Haunted Mansion
10. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

From Amanda Jenkins
Posted September 7, 2011 at 8:10 PM
1. Haunted Mansion
3. Spaceship Earth
4. Splash Mountain
5. Space Mountain
6. Tower of Terror
7. Rockin Rollercoaster
8. Expedition Everest
9. Carousel Of Progress
10. SpectroMagic Parade

From Justin Kermgard
Posted September 7, 2011 at 8:29 PM
Here's My list based on Current attractions at Walt Disney World:
1. Rock N' Roller Coaster(Hollywood Studios)
2. Space Mountain(Magic Kingdom)
3. Soarin'(Epcot)
4. Dinosaur(Animal Kingdom)
5. Splash Mountain(Magic Kingdom)
6. Spaceship Earth(Epcot)
7. Twilight Zone: Tower of Terror(Hollywood Studios)
8. Mickey's Philharmagic(Magic Kingdom)
9. Kilimanjaro Safaris(Animal Kingdom)
10. Captain EO(Epcot)

Favorite Night-time Show: Illuminations(Epcot)
Favorite Restaurant: Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe(Magic Kingdom)
Favorite Resort: Animal Kingdom Lodge
Favorite WDW Theme Park overall: EPCOT

From Anthony O'Neal
Posted September 7, 2011 at 9:04 PM
Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
Festival of the Lion King
Space Mountain
Haunted Mansion
IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth
Rock n' Roller Coaster
Splash Mountain
Expedition Everest
Pirates of the Caribbean
Big Thunder Mountain

No particular order, but that's the 10.

From Samantha McCrae
Posted September 8, 2011 at 4:12 AM
Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
Expedition Everest
Rock 'n' Roller Coaster
Space Mountain
Mission Space
Test Track
Star Tours
MuppetVision 3D
Voyage of the Little Mermaid (I actually never miss this show whenever i'm in Florida :3)

From Raul Araoz
Posted September 8, 2011 at 10:02 AM
1. Tower of Terror
2. Splash Mountain
3. Rock'n'Roller Coaster
4. The Haunted Mansion
5. Dinosaur
6. Big Thunder Mountain
7. Space Mountain
8. The Great Movie Ride
9. Carousel of Progress
10. Tomorrowland Transit Authority

15 years ago I would have probably had 3-4 Epcot attractions on here. Spaceship Earth would have ranked in my top three. It pains me that I can't place even one on my top ten today.

From TH Creative
Posted September 8, 2011 at 10:22 AM
1. If You Had Wings
2. Mission to Mars
3. Cranium Command
4. Kitchen Cabaret
5. Mr. Toad's Wild Ride
6. The Walt Disney Story
7. World of Motion
8. Tomorrowland Skyway
9. Body Wars
10. The Swan Boats

From Terry O'Neal
Posted September 8, 2011 at 10:43 AM
1. Haunted Mansion - MK
2. IllumiNations - COT
3. Mission: Space - COT
4. Tower of Terror - HS
5. Expedition Everest - AK (although I only rode it with the Yeti working properly)
6. Dinosaur - AK
7. Rock 'n Roller Coaster - HS
8. Pangani Forest Walk - AK
9. Living with the Land - COT
10. Maelstrom - COT

From Robert Niles
Posted September 8, 2011 at 10:50 AM

What? No Canoes? The Frontierland equivalent of the Jungle Cruise? Surely that beats the Walt Disney Story, which was essentially recreated over at the Studios.

(That said and kidding aside, I love the idea of listing favorite dead attractions, too.)

From TH Creative
Posted September 9, 2011 at 1:26 AM
Mr. Niles,

Um ... the "equivalent of the Jungle Cruise?"

I accept your unstated, but all-too-justified apology.


From Giovanny Cruz
Posted September 9, 2011 at 3:06 PM
I cant put them on order but my favorite 10 are. 1toy story midway mania 2.Rock and roll rollocoaester. 3.test mountain.6.Star tours 2.7Spacechip earth.8.Expedition Everest .9 Splash Mountain 10.Buzz light year spin range.

From Giovanny Cruz
Posted September 9, 2011 at 3:21 PM
Whats the big deal with Haunted Mansion its boring

From James Rao
Posted September 9, 2011 at 3:29 PM
Seriously?! You joined this website to make that statement? Really?!

From TH Creative
Posted September 9, 2011 at 4:23 PM
The Haunted Mansion is the theme park equivalent to The Beatles. The GODFATHER of dark rides. While working on MIBAA it was referenced with GREAT REVERENCE ... constantly.

You are not a real Floridian until you make-out with someone on the Haunted Mansion.

It is ALMOST as significant a contribution to theme park entertainment as the Jungle Cruise at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom.


From Timothy Hoster
Posted September 10, 2011 at 7:12 PM
Where to start so many to leave to 10 but here it goes.
1. Tower of Terror
2. Expedition Everest
3. Mission Space
5. Haunted Mansion
6. Great Movie Ride
7. Space Mountain
8. Rock and Roll Coaster
9. Toy Story Mania
10. Spaceship Earth

Of course my all time favorite ride which no longer exists "Mr. Toad's Wild Ride"

This would have been easier if it was a top 20 because there are so many must ride everytime I go and I am not sure if this is truly my top 10 but it is the best I could do.

From Mark Fairleigh
Posted September 10, 2011 at 9:11 PM
1. Haunted Mansion
2. Big Thunder Mountain
3. Test Track
4. Dinosaur
5. Soarin'
6. Kilimanjaro Safari
7. Pirates of the Caribbean
8. Carousel of Progress
9. Festival of the Lion King
10. Hall of Presidents

From Zach Nelson
Posted September 11, 2011 at 11:12 AM
1. Rock n' Rollercoaster
2. Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
3. Soarin'
4. Buzz Lightyear
5. Toy Story Mania
6. Space Mountain
7. Big Thunder Mountain
8. Test Track
9. Expedition Everest
10. Big Thunder Mountain RR

I think Star Tours and Splash Mountain would be somewhere on this list if I had been on them yet.

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