Kali River Rapids reviews
Theme Park Insider readers offer their ratings and reviews for Kali River Rapids, a flume ride in Asia at Disney's Animal Kingdom. (The minimum height to ride is 38 inches.)
Written by andrew harlow
Raft down the turbulent waters of the Chakranadi River aboard a 12-passenger raft through an enchanting Asian rain forest. A blazing inferno rushes toward you! Escape down a rushing waterfall! Beware of gushing geysers! Get set to get wet! One of the wettest river rapid rides in the Americas.
Good for hot days but I expected it to be longer. 7/10 - Owen Scott
With only one big drop this was not a highlight of the trip. - Jeff Krinock
The last couple times I've ridden this, I have been more and more impressed. No it's not as good as Popeye at IOA, but in it's own right, it is a fun rapids ride, with a lottery as to whether you come off drenched or dry. Maybe a little more could be done with the theming but overall worth a ride - James McGee
While the drop is fun and I did get reasonably wet, the theming and overall atmosphere of Kali River Rapids doesn't come close to the excellent Popeye and Bluto's Bilge Rat Barges. - Will Sullivan
To short, to boring, to ugly. Only 1 good element doesn't make a ride. - O T
It's okay... Just a bit short and don't get that wet! (6/10) - Stephen Wallace
I was actually pretty disappointed by this attraction. It doesn't really hold a candle to the Grizzly River Run attraction in California..too short. - Jacob Sundstrom
Aside from a fun drop and top notch theming (it's Disney after all) this is as average as river raft ride gets. The Popeye ride at Universal surpasses this in all respects. - Eric Zaldivar
It Was closed when we went in Jan-2013 - Meg T.
This rapids ride is pretty fun to ride. I got perfect wet on this ride. I loved it. If only they added a couple more splash effects then it would be just right. - Justin Knight
If you've already ridden Popeye & Bluto's Bilge Rat Barges at Islands of Adventure and you're waiting in line for this one... Prepare to be disappointed. - Bryce McGibeny
only fun to go on during an extremely hot day.. you get legit beyond soaked - Arianna Griffel
Very good theming but the ride does not measure up to the Universal water rides. A class lower. - Rob Pastor
Fun, but incredibly short. Pop Eye over at IoA is vastly superior. - Sean Huckel
This ride is way too short and you will get drenched. I usually just skip it. - Mickey Black
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