Heads up, Marvel fans – did you know that the first and only Marvel-themed ride in the planet is found not too far off the Philippines? In fact, it only takes a quick trip to Hong Kong for you to unleash the super hero in you.
The Stark Industries lead by Tony Stark has chosen Hong Kong Disneyland as the base of the all-new Stark Expo. Here, they feature the Iron Man Experience: the first ever Marvel-themed ride at a Disney theme park! We've got the lowdown on how you can have the full Iron Man Experience:
1 Step inside the world of Stark Industries at the Stark Expo
Inside the Hong Kong Stark Tower is a technological wonderland that features Howard Stark memorabilia, awesome Stark groundbreaking technology like the Iron Man MARK III suit, different gadgets and armor, the arc reactor, and the latest high-tech masterpiece, the gravity-defying Iron Wing!
2 Soar and fly like Iron Man at the Expo Edition Iron Wing
Lock and load with your pair of Stark Vision Glasses and step inside the Expo Edition Iron Wing Mark VIII piloted is J.A.R.V.I.S. Have the ride of a lifetime in this extraordinary 4D experience as the Flying Passenger Vehicle gets to fly alongside Iron Man, swooping around Stark Tower and all over Hong Kong!
Note: Guests must be 102 cm (40in) or taller for this attraction, and should be in good health (Loud, Dark, Thrill Rides, Big Drops)
3 Have a Heroic Encounter with Iron Man at the Iron Man Tech Showcase
Meet and greet Iron Man himself and have a close encounter with the Marvel hero – don't forget to talk to him (he loves his fans!) and to share your selfies to make everyone back home Hulk-green with envy.
4 Shop and Dine, Iron Man style
The Iron Man experience doesn't end with the ride, as you can bring home exclusive merchandise from The Iron Man Expo Store. There's also an interactive game of 'Become Iron Man' at The Stark Expo that you can take home as a memento, with a download of the digital photo collage and simulation video that document your Iron Man transformation. And when you find yourself hungry, fuel and recharge at the park and hotel restaurants for Iron Man themed dishes – over 25 Iron Man-themed food and beverage choices await Stark Expo visitors.
5 Keep the Superhero Game Strong with Special Hotel Packages
Have a slumber-worthy of a superhero when you avail of the Iron Man Themed Room Decoration Package at Disney’s Hollywood Hotel and Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel. Your suite will be decked with themed decals, slippers, bed runner and sweet treats! Making your stay magical is a photo print with a digital download as your keepsake.
Getting to Hong Kong Disneyland:
You can access Hong Kong Disneyland Resort in Lantau Island, Hong Kong from the Hong Kong International Airport by taking the Mass Transit Railway (MTR) from the airport. Just Board the Disneyland Resort Line at Sunny Bay Station. The Iron Man Experience is located at Tomorrowland
Theme Park Ticketing Information:
- 1-Day Standard Day Ticket: HK$589/General Admission (Ages 12 – 64), HK$419/Child (Ages 3-11), HK$100/Senior (Ages 65+)
- 2-Day Ticket: HK$759/General Admission (Ages 12 – 64), HK$539/Child (Ages 3-11), HK$170/Senior (Ages 65+)
- Play and Dine Ticket Offer: HK$589/General Admission, HK$ 419/Child; 1-Day Ticket includes one free Combo Meal; valid until July 14, 2017
- FASTPASS ticket is available for Iron Man Experience, complimentary with your park admission ticket; use this to shorten your wait time and not have to line up when queues get long
- Download the Hong Kong Disneyland app to have all the essentials in your phone, like waiting times for rides, GPS-enabled maps, schedules and more
To learn more about Hong Kong Disneyland and the all-new attraction Iron Man Experience, visit www.hongkongdisneyland.com, and keep connected with Hong Kong Disneyland on Facebook (/hkdisneyland.pa), Youtube (HKDisneylandResort), and Instagram (@hkdisneyland).