DK Pass Shortcuts and How to Raise Your Score | Mario Kart Tour

This page will show you the shortcuts and how to raise your score at DK Pass, a course in Mario Kart Tour. If you would like to know how to obtain this level's Grand Stars and see which drivers work best on this map, please read on.

DK Pass: Course Map and Shortcuts

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How to Obtain All Grand Stars

Mario Cup (Winter Tour)
1 Star 1400
2 Stars 1900
3 Stars 2100
4 Stars 2900
5 Stars 7200
Koopa Troopa Cup (London Tour)
1 Star 1600
2 Stars 3400
3 Stars 4400
4 Stars 5900
5 Stars 8100
Wendy Cup (Holiday Tour)
1 Star 1600
2 Stars 3200
3 Stars 4100
4 Stars 5600
5 Stars 7900
Baby Rosalina Cup (Vancouver Tour)
1 Star 1500
2 Stars 2600
3 Stars 3200
4 Stars 4300
5 Stars 7300
Donkey Kong Cup (Winter Tour)
1 Star 1500
2 Stars 2700
3 Stars 3300
4 Stars 4500
5 Stars 7500
Mario Cup (London Tour)
1 Star 1600
2 Stars 3200
3 Stars 4100
4 Stars 5600
5 Stars 8000
Yoshi Cup (Holiday Tour)
1 Star 1500
2 Stars 2100
3 Stars 2500
4 Stars 3300
5 Stars 7400
Mario Cup (Vancouver Tour)
1 Star 1500
2 Stars 2300
3 Stars 2800
4 Stars 3700
5 Stars 7400

Raising Your Score at DK Pass

Position Points and Gimmicks are the Most Important

In order to obtain the most points possible, you should aim for a high position and use items to knock your opponents out of the lead.

Tips for Raising Your Score

Rocket Start

Rocket Start (DK Pass).png
Always start with a Rocket Start. This will help you take an early lead in the race. If done correctly, it will give you the highest bonus score possible.


Mini-Turbo Boost (DK Pass).png
It is easy to drift in this course. There are many curved areas enough to perform a Mini or Super Mini-Turbo Boosts. This will greatly help you increase your speed and take advantage of other racers.


Ramps (DK Pass).png
Make sure to use the ramps provided to perform a jump boost. These will help you with your combo and adds extra points to your score.


Obstacle (DK Pass).png
The only obstacle in this course is the Giant Snowball. Watch out for these Giant Snowballs as these can cause you to crash, and may take time to get back in the track.


Gliding (DK Pass).png
You will access a gliding area before the finish line. Make sure to collect the coins while gliding as these will add points to your combo. You can also use these coins to get drivers, karts, and gliders in the Shop.


Snowpeople (DK Pass).png
There are snowpeople located in the early and late game. You can hit them with an item or simply bump them to gain more points and extend your combo.

Recommended Combinations (Customizations)

The best combinations of drivers, karts, and gliders are in the table below. They can give you the highest combo bonus and the highest possible score in this course.

Best Combinations
Mario (Santa)Mario (Santa) CheermellowCheermellow StarchuteStarchute

The good combinations of drivers, karts, and gliders are in the table below. They can give you a high score in this course.

Good Combinations
Pink Gold PeachPink Gold Peach Wild WingWild Wing Royal ParachuteRoyal Parachute
Pink Gold PeachPink Gold Peach Wildfire FlyerWildfire Flyer Royal ParachuteRoyal Parachute

Note: You can shuffle these drivers, karts, or gliders if you do not have the others yet. For example, you can select Pink Gold Peach, Cheermellow, and Starchute as your driver, kart, and glider combination.

Recommended Drivers, Karts, and Gliders for DK Pass

Favored Drivers

3 Item Slots
Donkey KongDonkey Kong Mario (Santa)Mario (Santa)
Penguin LuigiPenguin Luigi
2 Item Slots
MarioMario Shy GuyShy Guy
Baby MarioBaby Mario Baby RosalinaBaby Rosalina
Pink Gold PeachPink Gold Peach Baby Peach (Cherub)Baby Peach (Cherub)
Rosalina (Aurora)Rosalina (Aurora) Wario (Hiker)Wario (Hiker)

Favored Karts

Bonus Points x2
Flame FlyerFlame Flyer CheermellowCheermellow
Gilded PrancerGilded Prancer
Bonus Points x1.5
Pipe BuggyPipe Buggy Dark ClownDark Clown
Ghost RideGhost Ride Wild WingWild Wing
Wildfire FlyerWildfire Flyer Ribbon RiderRibbon Rider
Platinum TaxiPlatinum Taxi

Favored Gliders

Combo Bonus x3
StarchuteStarchute Glitter GliderGlitter Glider
New YearNew Year's 2020 Blue Flower GliderBlue Flower Glider
Rainbow StarchuteRainbow Starchute
Combo Bonus x2
Purple Oilpaper UmbrellaPurple Oilpaper Umbrella Waluigi WingWaluigi Wing
Royal ParachuteRoyal Parachute

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3 Anonymousabout 2 months

>>2 You should master drifting! This is my favorite course because of that S road you're talking about, I'm practicing my mini-turbos here.

2 Anonymousabout 2 months

I don't like the S road of this course, makes me feel dizzy :(

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