Typhoon Lagoon at Disney World

typhoon lagoonLocated at the Walt Disney World Resort in Fla., Typhoon Lagoon has been
delighting guests for over 20 years.

From mild to wild, this island-themed water park offers numerous attractions:
Keelhaul Falls, Mayday Falls and Crush ā€˜nā€™ Gusher are exhilarating water slides
that will whisk you through hairpin turns, rushing rapids and cascading
waterfalls; Storm Slides and Humunga Kowabunga are also high-energy body slide
rides that wind through waterfalls, caves and geysers; take in the special
effects and tropical views of Gang Plank Falls as you careen down the side of
the mountain.

One of the largest outdoor wave pools in the world, the Surf Pool is great
for catching waves or playing along the shore. For an additional fee, surf
lessons are available to guests age 8 and over.

Shark Reef offers a breathtaking underwater adventure, allowing an up-close
swim with tropical fish, stingrays and sharks. Snorkels, masks and lifejackets
are available. An adult must accompany children under 10. Younger guests will
enjoy the whimsical fun of Katchakiddee Creek. With 10 activity areas, children
can explore small slides, crawl tubes and a mini-rapids ride.

For a more relaxing experience, float along the gentle, winding river of
Castaway Creek with its lush rainforests and soothing waterfalls or stretch out
in a hammock at White Sandy Beach.

Dressing rooms, showers and lockers are available; for an additional fee,
Beachcomber Shacks offer numerous amenities. It is beneficial to arrive at the
park early; purchase tickets online to avoid long lines at the ticket booth.