What to see and do at Walt Disney World Resort

Since Walt Disney World Resort in Florida opened its gates in 1971, it has offered the ultimate in fun and excitement to families worldwide.

With over 35,000 acres of attractions including four magical Theme Parks, two Water Parks, a fantastic range of Resort Hotels, a state-of-the-art sports complex plus shopping and dining options to suit every budget, it’s easy to see why millions of visitors flock to sunny Orlando each year!

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Magic Kingdom Park

Follow your dreams to a fantasy world where stories come true and bring out the child in you! Welcome to Magic Kingdom Park, where you’ll find seven enchanted lands offering amazing adventures and fairy tale thrills.

Magic Kingdom Park is home to the celebrated Cinderella Castle, seven enchanted lands, exciting eye-popping adventures and fairy tale classics, all just a smile away.

Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom Park

The magical Cinderella Castle is at the heart of the Magic Kingdom Park, where families can enjoy classic attractions such as Space Mountain, The Haunted Mansion, The Pirates of the Caribbean and the exciting Splash Mountain ride.


Over at futuristic Epcot, families can experience sights, sounds and cuisines from around the world, and encounter life as an astronaut on Mission:SPACE.

Finding Nemo Experience at Epcot

You can hit all the biggies in the Future World section: Test Track has the longest and most fast-paced rides, Soarin’ is a simulated hang glider ride across California and Turtle Talk with Crush is an interactive show starring the animated turtle from Finding Nemo who responds to questions from kids in the audience.

Disney Hollywood Studios

At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, visitors familiar with Disney Pixar will be thrilled by ‘Toy Story Mania!’ an exciting 4-D interactive adventure, and Block Party Bash, a fun-filled street parade featuring 20 Disney Pixar characters.

Rock n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Free fall out of control in a runaway elevator through 13 floors in The Twilight Zone Tower Of Terror. This ride has been recently enhanced and now has random drops – no two rides will ever be the same!

Blast from 0 to 60mph in under 3 seconds on Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster where you’ll board a stretched limo to twist through multiple loops and a corkscrew, all to the rocking sounds of Aerosmith.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park

Children will surely fall in love with the animals in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, where visitors can take on the ‘Yeti’ on Expedition Everest™ and feel the fast train trek forward and backward through the treacherous Himalayan unknown.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme  Park

Journey to Dinoland USA, featuring Primeval Whirl, an adventure coaster that will have your head in a spin, and TriceraTop Spin that is lots of fun. Join the trail for poachers on Kilimanjaro Safaris as you get surrounded by free-roaming wildlife in their natural environment.

Downtown Disney Area

Walt Disney World Resort Downtown Disney Area

Downtown Disney consists of 3 areas – Market Place, Treasure Island, and West Side – where you can enjoy world-class shopping and entertainment including restaurants and night clubs. Downtown Disney West Side is also home to Cirque du Soleil where you can watch a dazzling show of acrobatics, dance and performance art.

Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park

Blizzard Beach Disney Water Slides

Inside Blizzard Beach you’ll find the biggest and fastest water slides in the country, plus enticing sand beaches and a host of activities for kids and teens. Summit Plummet, the world’s tallest freefall speed slide, is visible from almost anywhere in the Park and offers a breathtaking 60mph plunge. Other rides include Downhill Double Dipper, the world’s only side-by-side water slides, and Melt Away Bay, a one acre wave pool suitable for big kids, teens and adults.

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

Disney Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

At the Disney Typhoon Lagoon water park you can experience a bunch of thrilling water rides and hang ten wave after wave in the enormous Surf Pool. The whole family can enjoy a host of wet and wild attractions including the triple speed slides on Humunga Kowabunga and snorkelling in Shark Reef.

All this, plus lots more is waiting for you at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. What are you waiting for…? Book the holiday of a lifetime today!

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