03/05/2013 07:16 am ET | Updated May 05, 2013

Finding The Alternatives To Disney World's Iconic Attractions

No matter the age, the allure of Walt Disney World Resort's classic attractions never seems to wane. Dumbo the Flying Elephant marks many a child's "first" ride because of its enduring appeal and treasured place in a parent's childhood memory. The younger generations, who may never have known Dumbo before their first visit, simply find delight in the pleasure of flying through the sky.

Despite the allure of Disney's iconic attractions, there are always new treasures to discover -- some reminiscent of those classics or even new additions to the classics themselves. So whether making a first or 50th visit to Walt Disney World, we present a few of the most iconic experiences and a few unexpected alternatives.

Iconic Versus Alternative At Disney