Walt Disney World

“The Most Magical Place On Earth”

Create a magical getaway at the place where dreams come true—Walt Disney World. The theme park resort has vastly grown since its first park opened in 1971. Walt Disney World is now home to four world-class theme parks, two themed water parks, themed shopping centers, many on-site hotels, and more. The resort serves as an escape from reality and an entryway to a magical destination filled with adventure. Here, you can venture to countries around the world, travel to the past and the future, visit wondrous lands, and beyond. You are always immersed into extraordinary themed environments and placed into novel stories, whether it be on the spectacular attractions or at Disney’s on-site hotels. At Walt Disney World, you’ll unleash your inner child and make memories of a lifetime.


Lake Buena Vista, Florida


Open daily; hours vary

Recommended Ages

All ages

Partners statue, featuring Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse, in front of Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom
Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom Park
Liberty Square Riverboat sailing across Magic Kingdom's Rivers of America
Rivers of America at Magic Kingdom Park
Spaceship Earth globe at Disney's EPCOT
Spaceship Earth at EPCOT
Remy from the animated Pixar film Ratatouille in EPCOT's France pavilion
France pavilion at EPCOT
Chinese Theatre at Disney's Hollywood Studios
Chinese Theatre at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror at Disney's Hollywood Studios
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Towering Tree of Life at Disney's Animal Kingdom
Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Roller coaster vehicle speeds down hill on Expedition Everest at Animal Kingdom
Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
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Places to Explore

Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom Park

Magic Kingdom theme park

Discover distinct magical lands and experience classic attractions that immerse you into wonderful stories.

Spaceship Earth globe at Disney's EPCOT

EPCOT theme park

Travel around the world and to various unique pavilions that house marvelous attractions and experiences.

Chinese Theatre building at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park

Go beyond the screens and into the worlds of popular movies and television shows.

Towering Tree of Life at Disney's Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park

Visit immersive areas that celebrate the magic of nature with exciting attractions and exotic jungle trails.

Wave pool at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon
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Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park

Soak up an oasis of fun at a tropical paradise wrecked by a disastrous typhoon.

Summit Plummet water slide at Disney's Blizzard Beach
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Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park

Splash into action and enjoy frosty fun at Florida’s first ski resort, developed by a freak snowstorm.

Disney Springs water tower
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Disney Springs complex

Explore a themed shopping, dining, and entertainment complex inspired by Florida’s natural landscape.

Overlooking Disney's BoardWalk promenade at night
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Disney’s BoardWalk promenade

Stroll around a turn-of-the-century boardwalk, home to restaurants, shops, and more.

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Expedition Everest roller coaster at Disney's Animal Kingdom
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Themed Attractions

Walt Disney World is known for its highly immersive rides that place guests into original storylines and popular films.

Fireworks illuminate the night sky above Disney's Magic Kingdom
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Impressive Shows

Family-friendly, awe-inspiring shows captivate guests’ attention in a way that only Disney can achieve.

Mickey Mouse waving his hand at passerbys
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Character Interactions

Meeting Disney characters can be a dream come true—the interactions with them complete the Disney experience.


Top Attractions

Xandarian Starblaster ship on display outside Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind
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Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind

Go on an intergalactic chase through space and time as you help the Guardians of the Galaxy.

Stormtroopers featured in the queue of Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

The Resistance needs your help. Accept their mission and prepare for a thrilling battle against the First Order.

Guest riding a banshee on Avatar Flight of Passage
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Avatar Flight of Passage

Climb atop a banshee and take a thrilling flight over Pandora’s unique landscape.

Top Themed Areas

Millennium Falcon stationed in Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Experience the Star Wars franchise like never before. Travel to planet Batuu, where you can encounter characters from the films, visit recognizable establishments, pilot the iconic Millenium Falcon, and more.

Floating mountains in Pandora - The World of Avatar area

Pandora – The World of Avatar

Venture to Pandora and discover a remarkable environment that celebrates nature and puts you on exciting adventures.

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