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Walt Disney World Resort


(Now Closed)
Theme Park Ride / Attraction
Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista
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  • Steve G.
    Steve GiglioOctober 7, 2014
    RIP ... another iconic Disney experience bites the dust. Always enjoyed the Norway pavilion. Not too sure on the Frozen transformation.
  • Christopher T.
    Christopher ThiemannOctober 6, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    This was a great ride. It closed on October 5, 2014. RIP.
  • Kasey B.
    Kasey BSeptember 30, 2014
    Save the Maelstrom from being taken over by Frozen!!
  • Fefe R.
    Fefe Rosa-MariacaSeptember 27, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    You'll be missed Maelstrom! :(
  • M A.
    M ALDossaryAugust 24, 2014
    Amazing unpredictable Ride, highly recommended 👍👍 the store in your way out have Frozen ( the movie ) Theme.
  • Mike S.
    Mike SeilbackAugust 21, 2014
    Very fun little flume right but short... Maybe not worth a 60 minute wait.
  • Dani L.
    Dani LaiterAugust 16, 2014
    If you plan to do this close to Illuminations, get a fast pass
  • Mitty C.
    Mitty ChangAugust 14, 2014
    Rumor is that they may change this ride soon to be Frozen themed, so ride it while it's still here! Nice relaxing ride.
  • Doug G.
    Doug G.May 13, 2014
    Quick ride. Very similar to Pirates.
  • Francisco D.
    Francisco DuranMarch 5, 2014
    Quick and fun... Worth trying it!
  • Greg P.
    Greg PagansFebruary 1, 2014
    great fun! a mild ride with only a few drops of small proportion...stay for the movie--it's worth it!
  • Reggie T.
    Reggie TimonesFebruary 1, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Chug your specialty Margarita before riding to experience the real spirit of Norway.
  • WanderingPair
    WanderingPairNovember 8, 2013
    Best ride in Epcot.
  • Kevin G.
    Kevin GarbeOctober 19, 2013
    Back again to ride the greatest attraction of my generation. Don't miss this...
  • A. J. W.
    A. J. WrightOctober 13, 2013
    When does the narwhal bacon?
  • Marc C.
    Marc CodaOctober 3, 2013
    BEST RIDE EVER! The start of the ride is great.
  • Bruno P.
    Bruno PontesSeptember 18, 2013
  • Faisal A.
    Faisal AlSudairyAugust 31, 2013
    What a stupid ride !
  • Deb S.
    Deb SpencerAugust 9, 2013
    Sadly, the ride is very dated. Makes s beautiful country look ugly
  • KellyK
    KellyKJuly 27, 2013
    Try a troll horn and a Carlsburg! It's the best
  • Michael S.
    Michael SmithJuly 1, 2013
    Gotta see the trolls ;-)
  • Rachel S.
    Rachel StemwellJune 18, 2013
    Worth the wait especially if you have a Norwegian background
  • Kelly P.
    Kelly PadgettJune 18, 2013
    Ummm, it's not one of the best rides here! Soarin' would have to take that title i believe! But it's a sweet Lil ride....especially if you've just sat thru mexicos yawner boat ride
  • Kelly P.
    Kelly PadgettJune 18, 2013
    Watch the short movie after you get off, it's neat!
  • George P.
    George PopJune 10, 2013
    Cool boat ride, kind of strange at the end with the oil mining though.
  • Sally
    SallyJune 5, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Live this ride! Short but sweet!
  • Vanessa M.
    Vanessa MroczkaMay 27, 2013
    If the wait time is over 10 mins. Just skip.
  • Betsey
    BetseyMay 20, 2013
    If you like trolls as much as I do, check out this dope ride.
  • Hunter K.
    Hunter KnepshieldMarch 30, 2013
    Don't believe the wait time sign. Even if the line is to the door it'll only be about twenty minutes.
  • Matt R.
    Matt RichardsonMarch 22, 2013
    A quick, but charming ride. At the very least, it'll make you smile.
  • Dave S.
    Dave St DennisMarch 4, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Two hidden Mickies in the mural.
  • hanibal o.
    hanibal obaidMarch 3, 2013
    Hidden surprise. Good ride in the middle of no ride land, the countries
  • Amanda S.
    Amanda S.February 17, 2013
    Just a big advertisement for a Norwegian airline. Not worth the wait.
  • Kirk D.
    Kirk DJanuary 27, 2013
    So many SamYoungs on the attraction.
  • Brittany H.
    Brittany HonradeJanuary 22, 2013
    The spirit of in the people!
  • Mike M.
    Mike MontiJanuary 21, 2013
    Hidden Mickey as you get on your boat
  • Kevin G.
    Kevin GarbeJanuary 7, 2013
    This is easily the best ride in all of Disney. Plus it is followed up with an incredible movie. Don't miss this!!! Get some potato liquor when your done.
  • Melissa Rose
    Melissa RoseJanuary 6, 2013
    My favorite ride at Epcot, love it!
  • Makiley B.
    Makiley BarbieriDecember 31, 2012
    There is a hidden Chuck Noris in the Viking ship, right beneath the center red stripe on the sail
  • MaryJane L.
    MaryJane LewittDecember 27, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Get a fast pass and you will be able to walk right on the ride.
  • Jerry B.
    Jerry BurkettNovember 20, 2012
    There is a hidden Mickey on top of the clipboard above the cruise line emblem.
  • Megan D.
    Megan DisneyNovember 6, 2012
    Hidden Mickey next to cruise directors clip board, left of top ring, on mural ;)
  • Glenn R.
    Glenn RubensteinNovember 2, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The more I ride it, the more I love it! It really grows on you.
  • LI S.
    LI SheridanNovember 2, 2012
    Simple. Ride really could use some upkeep. Missing ceiling tiles and cracked walls. Sad really.
  • Ron L.
    Ron LNovember 2, 2012
    It's dark. But ok. Can't really hear much story
  • Karl M.
    Karl MalmströmOctober 27, 2012
    Viking city. Long waiting, boring ride.
  • Missy G.
    Missy GOctober 25, 2012
    No more drinking on the Maelstrom - banned after 2011 food & wine fest... Bummer!!
  • Matthew G.
    Matthew GjeddeOctober 15, 2012
    Worth your time...not a thrill ride, but it's a lot of fun and has a great story to tell.
  • Tammy
    TammyOctober 10, 2012
    Don't miss out on this ride! It's fun, even a second time around! "It smells like troll!" - a fellow rider
  • Ethan
    EthanOctober 7, 2012
    Awesome, definitely a must-do at Epcot.
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