Animal Kingdom Update: Flame Tree Closes (PART 1)

Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park continues to grow at an astounding pace. While this major expansion project will only include two new rides (quite sad, we know), it will bring a lot of new exhibits, entertainment acts, restaurants, and shops that will nicely complement the existing offerings. Just a few days ago, even more walls went up in the Discovery Island area, as some of the locations in this section of the park prepare to expand. Take a look:

First of all, multiple cranes continue to work on the park's most important project:


Multiple walls can be seen all around Discovery Island:

One of the newest wall additions:

It's Tough to Be a Bug!:

The popular Flame Tree Barbecue restaurant is now closed for a major refurbishment:

Walls in front of the entrance to the new AVATAR-themed area:

A section of Pizzafari is also surrounded by walls:

Entering Africa:

The Harambe Theatre District:

The future pathway leading to the new AVATAR Land:

It's tour group season...

Kilimanjaro Safaris wait time: