【tdr0116】The fastest attraction of Tokyo Disney Resort “Journey to the Centre of the Earth”.


The classic attraction “Centre of the Earth” along “Indiana Jones Adventure: The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull” and “Tower of Terror”.

Film “Journey to the Center of the Earth”, which was made based on masterpiece “Journey to the Center of the Earth” by Novelist Jules Gabriel Verne in the motif of the attraction and is a ride type that is perfect for mysterious island that can experience the world full of mysteries by going on the underground vehicle.

It moves slowly at first, but the speed increases towards climax. The thrill from going up and dive is the real pleasure and the maximum speed is 43.5mph. This is the fastest attraction in Tokyo Disney Resort.

The other attractions maximum speed is…

【Attraction】       【Maximum speed(mph)】

Splash Mountain————(TDL) 38.5
Raging Spirits—————(TDS) 38.5
Tower of Terror—————(TDS) 31
Space Mountain—————(TDL) 30.44
Big Thunder Mountain———(TDL) 25.47
Indiana Jones Adventures(TDS) 14.91

As you can see above that how fast the “Journey to the Center of the Earth” is.

Now “Journey to the Center of the Earth” has full of thrill and very popular with guests who love roller coaster type attractions, but before the opening Tokyo DisneySea, this attraction was way faster than now.

But why they reduced the speed?

Simply, it is because it was “too fast”.

Before Tokyo DisneySea opened, people who experienced the “Journey to the Center of the Earth” were surprised how fast it was and opinion of “it is too fast” was flooded. The result of considering those opinions made the current speed.

Certainly, it doesn’t mean it is great because it is so fast. But just a little, it makes us wanting to experience the speed of “Journey to the Center of the Earth” at preview.

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