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The Best Rides at Disney World for Adults

The Best Rides at Disney World for Adults

Thinking that Disney World is just for kids? Well, it’s really a family affair and there are lots of adult options here too! We want to breakdown our list of the Best Rides at Disney World for Adults!

Rise of the Resistance

The newest of Disney World rides, Rise of the Resistance at Hollywood Studios is truly a work of art. Head to Galaxy’s Edge to step inside your own Star Wars story. On Rise of the Resistance, you join forces with Rey to help take down the first order. If you are looking for more spoilers read our full breakdown here.

Flight of Passage

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Ever wonder what it’s like to fly on a Banshee over the planet of Pandora? Well, now you have your chance on Flight of Passage.

For more on this ride, including motion sickness read our full review of what to expect.

Toy Story Midway Mania

It’s a game that’s a ride, it’s a ride that’s a game! Hop aboard Toy Story Midway Mania! Head to Andy’s backyard in Hollywood Studios to play. This attraction has five mini video games that allow you to rack up points. We love the hidden gems in this attraction and also challenging each other to see who can come out with the highest score. Be sure to read our tips on getting a high score.

Expedition Everest

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Do you have what it takes to adventure on an expedition to Everest? This runaway train takes you on a high-speed ride through the mountain. Prepare to go forward, backward, big drops, and even encounter at Yeti! For more on this attraction go here.

Rockin Roller Coaster

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A must for fans of Aerosmith’s music! Turn up the volume as you race down the California freeways to get to Aerosmith’s concert in time for the show.

Tower of Terror

Inside Tower of Terror Disney World

Brace yourself for this looming haunt at Hollywood Studios. Tower of Terror is located inside the cursed Hollywood Tower Hotel and has some chilling 13 story drops in store for you.

Test Track

Line for Test Track Epcot

If you have a need for speed head to Epcot to take a spin on Test Track. Design your own concept car and then take it out on the track and see how it stacks up to the rest of the family. It’s a little friendly competition and whole lot of fun.

Magic Kingdom Mountain Range

Splash Mountain at Magic Kingdom

Did you know there is a whole set of mountains awaiting you on your next trip to the Magic Kingdom? These are Space Mountain, Splash Mountain, and Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.

Space Mountain is a roller coaster completely in the dark. You are taking off for a space flight around the galaxy. You can find this mountain in Tomorrowland. Plus if you are looking for a sneak peek hop aboard the People Mover and you will ride right through the inside of the attraction.

Prepare to get wet and splash along with the Brer Rabbit as he looks for his laughing place in Splash Mountain. This log flume ride in Frontierland features several drops including that big one you see before entering.

Lastly, let’s not forget the wildest ride in the wilderness! Thunder Mountain is an outdoor roller coaster that takes you through an abandoned mine that may turn out to have more activity then expected!

Slinky Dog Dash

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This is another attraction located in Toy Story Land at Hollywood Studios. This Dash & Dodge Mega Coaster Playkit will take you all around Andy’s backyard and even give you some fantastic sights of the rest of the park. For more read our in-depth review.


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Ever wanted to visit all the wonders of the world? Head to Soarin’ to hang glide across them all and then some! You will see the sights, hear the sounds and even smell what it’s like to be there!

This is just a list of some of what we think are the best rides for adults at Disney World but the nice thing is really every ride at Disney World is a ride for adults. There is so much magic packed into all the rides there is something for young and old alike. Be sure to share in the comment section below what your favorite Walt Disney World ride for adults is.