A gentle parachute-style ride that offers great views of Paradise Gardens Park for the whole family.
|Disneyland Resort Park||California Adventure|
|Location in Park||Paradise Gardens Park|
|Height Restrictions||40″ or taller|
|Age Interests||Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens|
|Thrill Type||Small Drops|
|Hours||8:00 AM to 10:00 PM|
|Wait Times||Low to Moderate|
|Accessibility Information||Must Transfer from Wheelchair/ECV|
This ride, designed for kids and families, lifts guests up 40 feet in the air before gently descending back down, simulating the movement of a jellyfish bobbing up and down in the ocean. The ride gives a brief but breathtaking aerial view of the park and its surroundings.
The ride features vibrant, colorful sea-themed decorations that enhance the overall experience. Each parachute is attached to a brightly colored “jellyfish” and the entire structure is lit up with cheerful neon lights, making it a visual treat, especially at night. The ride is also accompanied by playful, undersea music that adds to the jovial ambiance.
Location & Wait Times
Jumpin’ Jellyfish is conveniently located near other popular attractions such as The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure and Goofy’s Sky School, making it easy to include in your park itinerary.
Wait times for this attraction can vary, but generally, it’s one of the less crowded rides in the park. On average, guests may wait around 15-20 minutes, but this can increase during peak times.
While the queue for Jumpin’ Jellyfish isn’t as immersive as some of the other Disney attractions, it still offers a pleasant waiting experience. The line winds through a lovely garden area filled with lush greenery, providing a peaceful environment as you wait for your turn.
From the queue, you can watch the ride in action, which can be quite entertaining, especially for younger children. As you move closer to the front of the line, you’ll notice the detailed theming of the ride, with vibrant colors and undersea decorations that set the stage for the adventure ahead.
Jumpin’ Jellyfish is a charming and enjoyable ride that provides a fun diversion for families visiting Disney’s California Adventure Park. With its gentle movements, awesome views, and delightful theming, it’s a ride that leaves guests of all ages with a smile on their face.