Katanga Canyon was born in 1992.
area was part of AquaLand, which had the Log Flume, and the
Grand Canyon Rapids as its major attractions. In 1992, when
AquaLand was split up into four new areas, Katanga Canyon
came into being. The rapids ride was given new themeing, a
new ride simulating a runaway train was built, and the surrounding
areas were impressively themed like an African colonial village.
is the best area in the park for its themeing, and both rides
fit in perfectly. The area never seems to be very busy, as
many people just pass through the area when using the path
to Forbidden Valley. Beware that during the summer months
you will be queuing for quite some time for the Congo River