Star Tours – The Adventures Continue | Disney’s Hollywood Studios

May The Force Be With You

Star Tours – The Adventures Continue is a 3D motion simulator ride that offers guests to Disney’s Hollywood Studios a number of different ride experiences (including one inspired by Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) so it makes perfect sense to ride Star Tours over and over again.

Some of your ride experiences may (or may not) include some of your favorite Star Wars characters like:

  • Master Yoda
  • Kyo Ren
  • Boba Fett
  • Poe Dameron
  • Princess Leia
  • R2-D2 and C-3PO

Based on the highly successful movie franchise, Star Tours is one of the most “funtastic” rides at Disney’s Hollywood Studios combining an exciting ride experience within a highly theme environment.  It’s one of the rides that can’t be missed during your next visit to Disney.

Check out our full, on-ride POV video of the Star Tours ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park.

This four and one-half minute ride is located in the Echo Lake section of the Disney’s Hollywood Studios past the Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular!  Star Tours originally opened in 1989 but was close in 2010 and rethemed / replaced with the current version of the ride.  However, Disney’s continues to add varying experiences to keep riders guessing about their next Star Tours adventure.

Star Tours – The Adventures Continue is suitable for all ages but it is limited to guests 40 inches or taller.  As said earlier Star Tours is a 3D motion simulator so if you are sensitive to this type of ride, you may want to take a pass.

Disney’s FastPass+ is offered and highly recommended as wait times will exceed 45 to 60 minutes on a typical summer day.  If you can’t get a FastPass+, try to visit this experience first thing in the morning.

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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. 

In addition Disney’s hotels and resorts, there are a number of other on-site hotels options.  Click here to learn more about hotels at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Jerry Joyce

Jerry Joyce has been a Florida resident since 1998 and has lived in a variety of places in the South Florida area. Jerry is an avid boater & water sports enthusiast, beach aficionado, a lover of great food, muscle car fan and a theme park annual passholder for many years. Some of his favorite places in Florida include the Florida Keys, Walt Disney World, Cedar Key, the Loxahatchee River, St. Augustine and Ten Thousand islands.

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