PHOTOS: Timon and Rafiki Meet and Greet Now Located at Discovery Island Character Landing in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party may have ended its limited-time run, but Timon and Rafiki are still keeping the party going at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. No longer occupied with dance moves, they’ve moved on over to Discovery Island’s Character Landing, where they’re meeting and greeting guests for a special photo op.

In case you’ve never ventured back there, Character Landing is tucked away to the right of Dinoland, USA.

You pass under this gate and follow the trail over to Character Landing.

Just follow the signage!

Once there, you can find Rafiki and Timon monkeying around. A special Lion King backdrop featuring Simba and some hanging gourds, framed by bamboo and rock is available for photos.

Always check the park times guide to know when Timon and Rafiki will be meeting guests. Despite the many Entertainment cuts taking place across Walt Disney World and even close by at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland, we’re glad character meets are still alive and well.

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