||Tokyo Disneyland’s own-
and smaller - version of Frontierland is named as Westernland.
Westernland may have been the obvious choice
for the Japanese version, as frontiers and cowboys are
many light years removed from Japanese pop.
intensely sets an aura deep-seated in America's Old West.
Coursed by the picturesque Rivers of America,
the area recalls the rugged spirit of the Western U.S.
with cowboys, cancan dancers, gold miners and other denizens
of the Old West await guests. You can purchase Westernland
The better part of Western River Railroad’s route traverses
Without question, the biggest crowd-drawer for this Western-themed
land is Big Thunder Mountain. Big Thunder Mountain debuted
in Tokyo Disneyland on July 4, 1987.
Big Thunder Mountain holds an originally conceived type of
roller coaster ride. In all, the ride simulates a runaway
train loose in a stunning Southwestern landscape.
The Old West scenery is reminiscent of the wind-forsaken
Monument Valley in Arizona. Bolstering the authentic feel
of the illusory backdrop are caves, grottos, a waterfall,
big horned sheep, a spiral butte, dinosaur bones and sulfur
pools. Buy Westernland tickets and enjoy.
At over-the-top speeds, converted ore cars turns and dips
through a desolate terrain filled with bat-filled caves, avalanches,
geysers spouting water and steam, floods and an old abandoned
|Mark Twain Riverboat
Paying tribute to Mark Twain, Westernland is the site
of navigation for a paddlewheel-propelled riverboat not
unlike the type that used to be a common sight on the
Mississippi River 100 years ago.
In this case, the navigated
waterway is the Rivers of America. To visit Westernland
Buy Tickets at discounted prices.
- Country Bear Theater
- The Diamond Horseshoe
- Tom Sawyer Island Rafts
- Westernland Shootin' Gallery
Shopping locations like the Trading Post and the General
Store help set the aura of a realm on the frontier.
Every known frontier community has its own general store.
This location is where to find a wide variety of candy, coffee,
snacks and imported sweets. Do you love to be in Disney
- Buy Westernland Tickets and be there.
Plaza Pavilion Restaurant
- Trading Post
- Frontier Woodcraft
- Western Wear
- Country Bear Bandwagon
Located about half way between Westernland and Tokyo Disneyland's
central hub, this buffet eatery serves portions of pork, spaghetti,
chicken and seafood entrees. Buy Westernlandwith tickets
Online and get discounted rates.
- Pecos Bill Cafe
- Mile Long Bar
- Hungry Bear Restaurant
- Lucky Nugget Cafe
- The Canteen