18 incredible facts you probably didn’t know about your favorite Disney rides

18 incredible facts you probably didn’t know about your favorite Disney rides

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The Disney parks are among the most visited destinations around the world.

With more than 157 million people going through the gates of a Disney park in 2018, tourists from all corners of the globe flock to Disney resorts in Florida, California, France, China, Japan, and Hong Kong. According to an annual report issued by Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM in May 2019, 20.8 million visitors visited The Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World during the same period.

Guests at the Disney resorts may enjoy a variety of rides and activities, both historic and contemporary, owing to all of the parks’ expansions, which have given visitors more to see and do.

Even die-hard Disney fans may not be aware of all the intricacies surrounding their favorite attractions.

From the ride that’s fueled by french fry oil and the iconic spinning teacups that provide you with alternative speeds, here are just a few of the most astounding facts about 18 Disney rides.