UP, UP AND AWAY: Downtown Disney guests can now get a bird’s-eye view of Walt Disney World Resort as they soar to rarified heights in a new attraction now open in Downtown Disney.
Located near Pleasure Island, Characters in Flight is a giant tethered gas balloon. Its whimsical Disney design features silhouettes of many of Disney’s animated flying characters including Mary Poppins, Peter Pan and Dumbo.
Carrying up to 30 passengers, Characters in Flight rises 400 feet into the sky. Open 7 days a week flight times are determined by weather conditions.