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Journey to the Center of the Earth at Tokyo DisneySea

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Mysterious Island

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Widely regarded as one of the world's top theme park attractions, Journey to the Center of the Earth reuses the ride system from Epcot's Test Track in a new and intentive way. In order to reach the station inside a mock volcano, guests must board a "Terravator" - a retro-futuristic version of a standard elevator.

Once inside, riders board "steam-powered" mine vehicles, which carry them on a trip to the Earth's core. On their way, guests see a variety of stunning sights, including a subterranean ocean, a mushroom forest and a gigantic lava monster. The ride system enables the vehicles to move at variable speeds, adding an extra element to the experience.

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Upcoming refurbishments, rehabs and closures

We are not aware of any scheduled refurbishment periods for Journey to the Center of the Earth. Do you know of any upcoming "rehabs" that we're missing? If so - please contact us so that we can keep the list up-to-date.

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Best Ride in the World
Submitted by sirusstest
on Saturday, November 04, 2017 04:45

It's just utter perfection from the moment you enter Disneysea to exiting the ride. The environment has no breaks in theming, and it is likely the best themed ride ever. I would argue it's the best ride ever made, though I'm sure not everyone will agree with this. The ride itself is just so amazing and also shockingly thrilling. Also, that animatronic is much, much more impressive than I was expecting (and I was expecting a lot). It's just... perfect.


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