Phone: 1-518-265-1421

Planning your Disney vacation

Ready to start planning your Disney vacation??  Here are 10 easy steps.

Colleen Parisi, A Walk in the Park with Colleen.  Colleen@awalkintheparkwithcolleen.net, 518-265-1421.

www.awalkintheparkwithcolleen.net and https://www.facebook.com/AWalkintheParkwithColleen

  1. Picking your date and setting up your My Disney Experience here

-Disney Resorts choices of value, moderate, Deluxe, and Deluxe Villas

-Pick date based on factors like lower crowds, school, or work vacation times

-Do not underestimate busyness for holidays, long weekends, or school breaks


2-Pick your accommodations

-Disney Resorts choices of value, moderate, Deluxe, and Deluxe Villas

-On site perks include dining reservations on day 1, discounted magic bands, early entry into parks, extra evening hours for deluxe resorts, and early purchase for Individual Lightning Lanes


3-Pick your transportation



-Personal car (NOTE-costs to park vehicle at resort)


4-Choose how many days in each park

-The more days you buy, the lower the cost per day

-Age 2 and under free, age 3-9 child, 10 and up adult (Disney definition)

-Park Hoppers

-Water Parks and More

-Genie+ and Individual Lightning Lanes


5-Plan days in parks, do NOT schedule, flexibility is important


-General plan not a schedule (schedule creates stress)

-Use Genie program (Free)


6-Table Service Vs. Counter Service

-Link for all foods on Disney https://allears.net/dining/menu/

-Mobile Ordering


7-Pick rides and Attractions

-Stand by vs. Genie+ and Individual Lightning Lanes (use for most popular rides)

-Rider Switch

-Check height requirements in advance


8-What to do on your down day

-Enjoy resort and pool

-Explore Disney Springs

-Explore other resorts


9-Relax and enjoy!

-Do the work in advance to enjoy your time in the parks


10-Reach out to me for assistance, accommodation reservations and in park services. Planning your Disney vacation should be fun!

-When you want your Disney planning to be easy call Colleen Parisi, 518-265-1421 or email Colleen@awalkintheparkwithcolleen.net

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