Disney News and Information
FREE DINING OFFER Receive a free dining plan when you purchase a non-discounted 5-night/6-day package that includes room, a ticket with Park Hopper (or Park Hopper Plus) and a dining plan. Free plan is Quick Service for value and moderate resorts and Disney dining plan at deluxe and villa resorts. Travel Aug. 21-Sept. 30, Nov. 14-20, Nov. 25-27, Dec. 8-23, 2017 when they book April 24-July 7, 2017. Book by July 7, 2017.
Pandora – The World of AVATAR opened at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on May 27, 2017! See what types of attractions, shows, shops and restaurants are available. See videos, including the new rides - Na’vi River Journey and Avatar Flight of Passage in addition to videos of Rivers of Light and more. Guests who stay at an on-site Walt Disney World hotel this summer can explore Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom beyond regular Park hours, courtesy of nightly Extra Magic Hours. These extra hours will only be available for a limited time, May 27 through July 4 and will take place from 11:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m.
Enjoy a colorful voyage through the scenery of Pandora on this new family-friendly boat adventure. Guests will set out in canoes down a mysterious sacred river hidden within the bioluminescent rainforest. Guests will climb aboard a reed boat and drift downstream. The full beauty of Pandora reveals itself as the canoes pass through a series of cave, by exotic glowing plants and amazing creatures. See ride information, restrictions, locations, fun facts, top tips, full ride through videos and more!
Costs for the Disney Dining Plans have changed slightly for 2017. New pricing is now effective. In addition, earlier this year the plus and quick service plans changed to no longer include dessert for quick service meals but added an additional snack for each day. Pricing and specific information for the three plans can be found at: Disney Dining Plan, Disney Quick Service Dining Plan, or Disney Deluxe Dining Plan.
Disney Ticket prices have increased effective February 12, 2017. In addition, Walt Disney World ticket options are now Park Hopper or Park Hopper Plus, which replaces the Water Park Fun & More option. In addition, Walt Disney World now offers a $20 discount for tickets 3-days or more when purchased in advance. For more information on Walt Disney World ticket options, visit our Magic Your Way ticket options page. Disneyland parks in California also adjusted their pricing. For more information on Disneyland tickets, visit our Disneyland & Southern California tickets page.
Travel can be a costly proposition. In order to protect your vacation dollars, it’s worth considering travel insurance. But what does it cover, where do you get it, and is it going to be too expensive? There are many things to consider before you make your travel insurance purchase. For answers to your questions, visit our Travel Insurance page.
Movies Under the Stars are offered most nights at Walt Disney World resorts. End the day with a favorite Disney movie viewed under the stars. In addition, there are many activities offered daily at each resort. Look for pool activities, crafts, or special events. Offerings vary by resort and are changed monthly. For a look at what is offered this month, visit our Movies Under the Stars page.
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Featured Offer! Stay at one of the three world-class deluxe hotels at Universal Orlando® and get extraordinary savings! On-site hotel guests receive special benefits including complimentary resort wide transportation via water taxi or shuttle bus, early park admission in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, priority seating at select Universal Orlando restaurants, package delivery to your hotel room, use of hotel room key card to charge purchases. Must book by December 14, 2017.
Save on Rooms at Disneyland This Spring! Book a Room this spring and save. Save up to 20% on premium rooms at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa or the Disneyland Hotel for travel from April 23-June 15, 2017. Valid select Sunday – Thursday nights. Book now through June 15, 2017.