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New attraction, Journey of Water Inspired by Moana soft opens at EPCOT today

Walt Disney World have announced that new the self-guided nature trail, Journey of Water Inspired by Moana will soft open at EPCOT today.

New attraction, Journey of Water Inspired by Moana at EPCOT to open on October 16

The journey begins today!

Journey of Water, Inspired by Moana officially opens on October 16 at EPCOT, but the new walk-through attraction soft opens today, Friday, October 6, through until October 15.

During the soft opening the attraction may open or close at any time, and Walt Disney World has indicated that a virtual queue may be required at times during the soft opening period

The new attraction located in World Nature at EPCOT will allow guests to explore the wonders of water along a lush trail that’s fun for all ages—based on the Disney animated film Moana.

Where Water Comes to Life Stroll along a self-guided outdoor trail where you can play with water as it travels from the sky to the oceans and back again.

Along the way, you’ll find that:

  • Water Is a Friend: Moana befriended the ocean… and you can, too! Enjoy magical encounters with water and discover its playful personality, just as Moana did on her heroic voyage.

  • Water Connects Us All: All water is connected—and it connects us to one another. As you traverse this trail, you’ll connect and interact with water in new ways. And you’ll learn about the global water cycle, which takes water on a wondrous adventure around our planet.

  • Water Needs Protection: Throughout your journey, you’ll learn how you can help protect this precious natural resource and make a positive impact on the world.

Make a Splash… or Stay Dry!

You can choose to get wet—or take the dry path instead—as you explore this whimsical, watery world.

First Look inside new Walt Disney World attraction, Journey of Water, Inspired by Moana at EPCOT

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