Making Memories- Planning a special trip part 2.


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In this continuation of planning a special trip I have made a sample plan, hope it helps.

Day1. Magic Kingdom

Dumbo, Goofy’s Barnstormer (35” height requirement), Mad Tea Party, Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh, FP(fast pass) Seven Dwarves Mine Cart 9:30-10:30 (use rider swap), Prince Charming’s Regal Carrousel, Ariel’s Under the Sea Adventure, It’s a Small World, FP Peter Pan 10:30-11:30, FP Story Time with Belle 11:30-12:30, Lunch 12:30(possibly Be Our Guest with advance dining reservation (also known as an ADR) or Columbia Harbour House), photos in front of Cinderella’s Castle, enjoy walking through Main Street, Festival of Fantasy Parade 3pm

Take a break for the day enjoy the hotel.

Day 2. Epcot

Go directly to Soarin at the Land Pavilion (use rider swap), Living with the Land, Seas With Nemo, FP Journey into Imagination 9:30-10:30, FP Test Track 10:30-11:30 (use rider swap), go to World Showcase explore the countries make sure to go on the Gran Fiesta Tour in Mexico and The American Adventure. While you are exploring the countries make sure to see the holiday story tellers in each of them.

Spaceship Earth 2-3pm

Rest at hotel

Return to Epcot dinner at the Rose and Crown at 6:30pm (request a Lagoon side table and tell the host that you are willing to wait) enjoy a long relaxing meal if you can get the lagoon side seating and watch Illuminations at 9pm from your dinner table. If you can’t get a Lagoon side table make sure you are out of dinner early enough to get a good spot for Illuminations (between Mexico and Norway), if you don’t do the Rose and Crown try to catch the Candlelight Processional near the American Pavilion

Day 3. Animal Kingdom

Kilimanjaro Safari, Gorilla Exploration Trail, Rafiki’s Planet Watch, Festival of the Lion King 12pm show, Lunch- (pizzafari or ADR at Tusker House, Satulli Canteen is another good quick serve option), FP Flight of Passage 1-2pm (rider swap), FP Everest 2-3pm (rider swap), Maharajah Jungle Trek, FP Finding Nemo the Musical 4pm Show, Boneyard, Dinner Restaurantsaurus

Head back to the resort

Day 4 Hollywood Studios

Sign up for Jedi Training Academy, try for a 1:40 Show, FP Star Tours 9:30-10:30 (rider swap), Little Mermaid 10am, Play House Disney Live on Stage 10:30 Show, Star Wars Launch Bay, Lunch 12pm (ADR Hollywood and Dine or 50’s Prime Time), Jedi Training Academy, Muppet Vision 3D, FP Slinky Dog Coaster 2-3pm (rider swap), FP Frozen Sing along 3-4pm

Day 5

Meet Mickey in Town Square, Aladdin’s Magic Carpet, FP Jungle Cruise 9:30-10:30, Pirates of the Caribbean, FP Thunder Mountain 10:30-11:30 (rider swap), Tom Sawyer Island, FP Splash Mountain 12-1pm (use rider swap), (Use phone app to make a fourth FP for Buzz Lightyear Space Ranger Spin 4:30-5:30,

Take a break,

Return to Magic Kingdom in time for your Buzz Lightyear FP

Tomorrowland Transit Authority, Monsters Inc Laugh Floor, get a quick bite to eat and grab spot for the Castle Lighting Show and Fireworks in the hub area.

Tips for the plan-

With regard to fast pass times, use the hour window wisely. Sometimes you will need to go right at the beginning or towards the end of the window to be able to complete all items on the list.

Plan also assumes you will arrive at park opening.

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