Description sheet

Park: Disneyland
Location: Main Street U.S.A

Type: Family attraction
Theme: Merlin the Enchanter
Type of attraction: Walkthrough

Popularity : 
My recommendation: For a stroll


Age: Toddlers, Children, Teens, Adults
Minimum size: No restrictions
PRM access: Wheelchair accessible
Pregnant women: Accessible to pregnant women


Disney Premier Access : No
Single Rider : No
PhotoPass : No

Presentation of the attraction

In the heart of Sleeping Beauty’s majestic castle, a unique, immersive adventure awaits you. In the castle’s basement, you’ll see glowing eyes in the darkness, smoke dancing in the distance. You’re about to discover the centerpiece of this magical adventure: the dragon himself! Impressive and majestic, the giant dragon is frozen in a pose as menacing as it is captivating. Its rhythmic breathing and imposing presence will leave you speechless.

Thanks to cutting-edge animatronic techniques, the dragon is incredibly realistic, with every detail meticulously crafted to immerse you completely in this mythical encounter. You’ll be able to admire the glittering scales, menacing horns and piercing eyes of this legendary creature, who seems to have stepped straight out of fairy tales and legends.

This magical atmosphere transports visitors straight into the story.

Technical data

Type of attraction: Walkthrough
Opening date: 1992 (park inauguration year)
Trivia and secrets: The dragon in La Tanière du Dragon is the largest animatronic in any Disneyland park worldwide. The dragon is 27 metres long and weighs almost 2 tonnes.

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