For those who solely get one week out of the 12 months to spend in essentially the most magical place on Earth, you wish to get essentially the most out of it. A few of these suggestions are particular to Magic Kingdom, whereas others are relevant at any Walt Disney World Resort theme park.
Experience the Resort Monorail
Once you first arrive on the Ticket and Transportation Middle and cross via the ticket home windows, you might be greeted with an enormous signal for the monorail. Most WDW consultants will know to search for the resort monorail, barely to the left between the primary monorail entrance and the ferryboat entrance. It’s nonetheless hooked up to the primary monorail station, simply all the way in which to the left when you’re trying on the entrance.
Whereas it stops at each the Polynesian Village Resort and the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, it’s normally nonetheless quicker than ready in line for the common monorail to come back round.
Stroll Via the Emporium As an alternative of Strolling Down Principal Avenue
This one is fairly self-explanatory.
After your first go to to Magic Kingdom, you possibly can skip strolling down the middle of Principal Avenue U.S.A. and seeing the fort for the primary time.
Strolling via the Emporium present store takes a lot much less time and you’ll exit proper via Casey’s Nook. It’s not as simple to chop via the opposite facet of Principal Avenue, because the retailers will not be all related.
Take the Walt Disney World Railroad Prepare
The 20-minute practice trip will allow you to off at three completely different stops within the Magic Kingdom. If in case you have plans in Frontierland or Fantasyland very first thing on a crowded day within the Kingdom, I might advocate hopping on the practice.
It’s additionally a pleasant trip in case you’ve by no means ridden it earlier than and a great way to get some shade and a pleasant breeze.
Stroll With the Crowd, Not In opposition to
This tip applies to any park, not simply Magic Kingdom.
Relying on the place you might be, it’s normally a lot quicker to stroll with the group as an alternative of making an attempt to weave and bob via it. It might sound tempting, however don’t do it. You’ll simply find yourself bumping into individuals and angering them, or operating into individuals making an attempt to come back the opposite method.
Experience Massive Ticket Sights at Evening
I’ve already given my recommendations on tips on how to trip Flight of Passage with out ready hours and hours, however the identical rule applies to any massive ticket points of interest, like Seven Dwarfs Mine Prepare in Magic Kingdom.
If there’s a trip you have been unable to get a FastPass for, or don’t wish to waste a cross on, attempt to hit it earlier than the park closes. Traces normally change into shorter at night time and particularly as soon as the park is about to shut.
Plus, you most likely don’t wish to get into the chaos of the mass exodus of everybody leaving after Fortunately Ever After anyway.
Get Your Meals Earlier than Ready in Traces
You will have a FastPass+, however you’re additionally hungry and operating out of time earlier than your subsequent FastPass comes up.
Answer: seize your meals to go! There are many fast service eating places and carts you could decide up meals from to take with you in your queue.
It’s also possible to make the most of cellular ordering.
Some choices for meals on the go are higher than others, however that’s a topic for one more article on one other day.