Disney Travel Planning for Young Families

Planning with My Disney Experience

Welcome the My Disney Experience app and website into your family before you go, and planning will be simple from the word 'go'! From quickly finding what you need with detailed maps, to making and storing dining reservations in advance, My Disney Experience is the perfect handy companion during your Walt Disney World visit. It can even be linked to your Disney band - allowing you to effortlessly access the plans and vacation choices that you've made with My Disney Experience. Plus, free WiFi across all the parks means it's always easily accessible!

Connect everyone in your group to make and share plans together.

5 Amazing organisation and planning tips for Walt Disney World


10 Things I Wish I Knew About Walt Disney World

Planning your unforgettable holiday can be fun, but we all know there's no substitute for real-world experience. Here are some words of wisdom from a family who've experienced it first-hand.

Check out the great blog posts that we've linked to on each page!


Making Time for You

Relaxation is an essential part of any holiday. It's important you plan time for you, and we've got you covered! From high-class spas, to fine dining and championship golf, quality time is right here.

In-room childcare services are available to all Disney hotel guests, so parents can enjoy some magical time together as a couple!


Five Places to Recharge with Little Kids

We understand that down-time is important on holiday. From relaxing attractions to soothing experiences, there are great places which are sure to calm and comfort your little one during their stay at Walt Disney World.

From relaxing pools to movies under the stars, find a way to kick back and unwind at Walt Disney World!


Disney Checklist: What to Pack for Disney World

Character experiences booked? Check! Restaurant reservations made? Check! Here's a great little reminder of key things to get on that checklist before you travel.

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Mother and daughter at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

Travel Visa

Everyone visiting the United States with a UK or Irish passport requires travel authorisation. It's a simple and quick process, but there are a few points to remember. Everyone in your family needs one, even new-borns need to be included. You can submit group applications to make things easy for your family. The online submission must be completed at least 72 hours before you travel.

Visit the official ESTA website for more information on the application process before you travel.