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Reviews & tips for traveling to Walt Disney World with young kids

Tag: Cinderella Castle

Attraction Reaction: Astro Orbiter

Astro Orbiter

Located high above Tomorrowland in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, you will find the Astro Orbiter.  As someone who grew up going to Disney, this was one of the few rides I had never tried, so I was excited to get to experience it for the first time with my preschooler.

On the Astro Orbiter you fly in a rocket ship in a circle around planets, and you have the ability to move your rocket ship higher or lower.  You definitely feel a bit of the whip as you go around, but you are rewarded with incredible views of Cinderella Castle and the rest of the park.

There is no height restriction for this ride, and FastPass+ is not available.

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Attraction Reaction: Main Street Vehicles

Main Street Vehicles – Fire engine

Have you ever noticed those old-fashioned vehicles out in the morning on Main Street, U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom?  Did you know that you can ride on them?

The Main Street Vehicles usually run from park opening until only 10:15 a.m. and offer one-way rides from Town Square to Cinderella Castle, and vice versa.  Vehicles include a horse-drawn trolley (which is also used in the Main Street Trolley Show), a double-decker omnibus, an old-fashioned fire engine and an old-fashioned car.  It varies which vehicles are out each day.

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