Soarin’ Around the World opening date announced for Disneyland and Epcot

Walt Disney World officailly announced today that the remake of the original Soarin’ attraction, now called Soarin’ Around the World, will officially open to the public on June 17.

The new version of the attraction will feature landmarks from around the world, including The Great Wall of China, Sydney Harbor in Australia and Matterhorn in Switzerland.

The ride is going to also be featured at the new Shanghai Disneyland Resort as Soarin’ Over the Horizon, which opens in June 16th.

The following day, guests at Disney California Adventure at Disneyland and Walt Disney World get to experience Soarin’ Around the World for the first time.

The attraction will also have an additional theater at Epcot to help with wait times.

Fastpass+ will be available for Soarin’ beginning Thursday, April 21.

Check out the above video for a sneak peek at some of the new film shot for the new Soarin’ Around the World attraction.

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