Here we list the basic descriptions -- or "what is is" -- each attraction at Disney's Animal Kingdom:

Disney's Animal Kingdom What it is
Attraction What It Is
Affection Section Petting zoo
Animal Encounters: Up-Close Interactions Animal Show
Avatar Flight of Passage Flight Simulator
Burudika Band African Musical Act
Conservation Station Behind-the-scenes walk-through educational exhibit
DINOSAUR Motion-simulator dark ride
Discovery Island Trails Winding trails with animal exhibits
Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain High-speed, outdoor roller coaster through Nepalese mountain village
Festival of the Lion King Theater-in-the-round Stage Show
Finding Nemo - The Musical Enclosed venue for live stage shows
Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail Walk-through zoological exhibit
Habitat Habit! A Few Animals
Harambe Village Acrobats Acrobats
It's Tough to Be a Bug! 3-D theater show
Kali River Rapids Whitewater raft ride
Karibu Sisters Musical Storytellers
Kilimanjaro Safaris Truck ride through an African wildlife reservation
Kora Tinga Tinga Live Music
Maharajah Jungle Trek Walk-through zoological exhibit
Meet Favorite Disney Pals at Adventurers Outpost Character greeting area
Na'vi River Journey Boat Ride
Primeval Whirl Small coaster
Rivers of Light Nighttime Water and Light Show
Swotu WayƤ Na'vi Drum Ceremony Drum Music
Tam Tam Drummers of Harambe African dancing / crowd interaction act
The Boneyard Elaborate playground
TriceraTop Spin Hub-and-spoke midway ride
UP! A Great Bird Adventure Stadium show about birds
Viva Gaia Street Band Multi-cultural musical troupe
Wilderness Explorers Park-wide scavenger hunt/puzzle-solving adventure game.

"What It Is" at Other Parks