New for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Walt Disney World is Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure which opened on October 1, 2021. The ride is located in France Pavilion of the World Showcase of Disney’s EPCOT theme park and is part of the expansive multi-year transformation of Epcot.
The attraction is part of a significant expansion to the France Pavilion which also includes the La Creperie de Paris restaurant which serves French cuisine in both table-service dining and quick service dining settings along with a walk up window for desserts, snacks and drinks. The expansion also features along with a merchandise kiosk which offers a variety of Remy inspired souvenirs, apparel and accessories.
Access to the new expansion is via a pathway along the waterfront adjacent to the EPCOT International Gateway. Guess will pass under an archway before entering the Allee’ des Marchands (“Alley of the Merchants”) which is a inspired by a French marketplace. Just above the marketplace is the Disney Skyliner gondolas which add to the charm of the area.
Wait times typically range from around 40 minutes to more than 60 minutes. However, wait times of less than 30 minutes can often be found early in the morning. As a last resort would be to purchase assess via an individual Lighting Lane selection using the Disney Genie system. Click here to learn more about Disney Genie+.
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is a zany trackless dark ride which is a 4D adventure based on the Disney and Pixar movie Ratatouille. Guests ride along with Remy in a six-person ride vehicle as they dash and scurry through the kitchen and dining room of the elegant Gusteau’s restaurant in Paris, France.
Guests enter the attraction via a Parisian style building at the end of the Allee’ des Marchands. The queue itself is inspired by the streets of Paris and features Chef Gustau giving a brief introduction.
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is open to all ages and there are no height limitations. It’s a slow and easy attraction but considered to be exciting as Remy trouble always seems to find Chef Remy.
Join us for a complete point-of-view (POV) ride of Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure which we first visited on on September 21, 2021 during a Walt Disney World annual passholder preview event.
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure – Frequently Asked Questions
Following are the answers for some of the most frequently asked questions about the Carousel of Progress at the Magic Kingdom in the Walt Disney World Resort.
What kind of ride is Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure?
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is a 4D trackless dark ride which is based on the Disney Pixar movie Ratatouille.
How long is Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure
The actually ride for Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is less than 5 minutes in total, not including the walk through of the queue.
What is the wait time for Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure?
Walt times for Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure range from around 40 minutes to more than an hour on a typical day. An Individual Lightning Lane is offered for purchase.
Is Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure family-friendly?
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is a fairly slow moving attraction that has very limited sudden movements so we would characterize this as a very “family-friendly” ride.
Does weather close Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure?
Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is an indoor attraction and does not close in times of bad weather. The attraction is held within a fully air-conditioned building which is kept at a comfortable temperature at all times.
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Where Should We Stay When Visiting the Walt Disney World Resort?
The Walt Disney World Resort has a number of great on-site hotels and each and every one of them have their own benefits, characteristics and price points.
There are multiple “categories” of hotels which are as follows:
- Deluxe Resort Hotels
- Deluxe Resort Villas
- Moderate Resort Hotels
- Disney’s Campgrounds
- Value Resort Hotels
Deluxe resort hotels include the Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Disney’s Wilderness Lodge, Disney’s Boardwalk Inn, Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney’s Beach Club Resort and Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge.
These resort hotels are all located adjacent to a Walt Disney World theme park (Magic Kingdom Park, EPCOT and Disney’s Animal Kingdom) and offer easy access to that park as well as superior amenities and accommodations.