Planning a Disney trip these days can be confusing with the new MagicBands & constantly changing Fastpass system it can seem like a full time job to organize your Walt Disney World vacation. That’s what I am here for; I offer additional planning assistance with no additional fees when you book your next vacation with me. ((shameless plug))
To begin, you will need an account at www.mydisneyexperience.com. After you have an account, you will need to link your reservations. In My Disney Experience you will customize your MagicBands, make dining reservations & of course your fastpass+ reservations. You can start making Fastpass+ Reservations 60 days in advance of your check in date when you are staying in a Disney owned resort.
The Fastpass attractions, for each park, are listed below along with any height restrictions. April 2016 brought some exciting, new changes to Disney’s Fastpass system. You are no longer required to make 3 reservations, you may make up to 3, in advance, in a single park. After you use your 3rd fastpass, you may make a 4th in any park, from your My Disney Experience app on your phone.
Magic Kingdom is not the only park that does not have a tiered fastpasses system; you may chose any 3 fastpass selections from the list. Epcot, Hollywood Studios & Animal Kingdom have a tiered system that allows you to only chose 1 attraction from popular attractions & then 2 from less popular attractions.
UPDATE HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS: For Fastpasses on 8/29/19 or after The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror and Rock n Roller Coaster will be moved to tier one as reflected in the list below. If you are making a Fastpass for a date prior to 8/29/19, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror & Rock n Roller Coaster will remain part of tier 2.
What is the reason for this change? We can only assume it has to do with the expected popularity with the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on 8/29/19. There are currently no Fastpasses available for the attraction/s in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.
UPDATE ANIMAL KINGDOM: The Animation Experience at Conservation Station will be available in tier 2 beginning on 7/11/19.
Magic Kingdom (choose 3):
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad – (40in or taller)
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin
Disney Festival of the Fantasy Parade
Dumbo the Flying Elephant
Enchanted Tales with Belle
“it’s a small world”
Mad Tea Party
Meet Ariel at her Grotto
Meet Cinderella and a visiting princess at Princess Fairytale Hall
Meet Mickey Mouse at Town Square Theater
Meet Rapunzel and a visiting princess at Princess Fairytale Hall
Meet Tinker Bell at Town Square Theater
Monster’s, Inc. Laugh Floor
Peter Pan’s Flight
Pirates of the Caribbean
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train – (38in or taller)
Space Mountain – (44in or taller)
Splash Mountain – (40in or taller)
The Barnstormer – (35in or taller)
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Tomorrowland Speedway – (32in or taller)
Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid
Frozen Ever After
Illuminations: Reflections of Earth
Meet Disney Pals at the Epcot Character Spot
Soarin’ – (40in or taller)
Test Track – (40in or taller)
Disney/Pixar Short Film Festival
Journey into Imagination with Figment
Living with the Land
Mission: SPACE, Green or Orange – (44in or taller)
The Seas with Nemo and Friends
Turtle Talk with Crush
Alien Flying Saucers – (32in or taller)
Rock n’ Roller Coaster – (48in or taller)
Slinky Dog Dash – (38in or taller)
Toy Story Midway Mania
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror – (40in or taller)
Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage
Disney Junior – Dance Party
For the First Time in Forever: A Frozen Sing Along Celebration
Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular!
Muppet Vision 3D
Star Tours – The Adventures Continue – (40in or taller)
Voyage of the Little Mermaid
Avatar: Flight of Passage – (44in or taller)
Na’vi River Journey
(Choose 2) at this time if you do not choose 1 from tier one, you can choose 3 from tier 2
Dinosaur – (40in or taller)
Expedition Everest – (44in or taller)
Festival of the Lion King
Finding Nemo: The Musical
It’s Tough to be a Bug
Jungle Book: Alive with Magic (Temporary until River’s of Light opens)
Kali River Rapids – (38in or taller)
Meet Favorite Disney Pals at Adventures Outpost
Primeval Whirl – (48in or taller)
Rivers of Light
The Animation Experience at Conservation Station
UP! A great Bird Adventure
Let me help plan the details of your magical adventure!
Which hotel is the right fit for your family? Where to dine, attractions, crowds and all that goes along with planning a vacation is a lot to think about. With a Disney-focused travel agent by your side, you can plan as much or as little as you desire. My planning assistance all comes at NO additional cost to you and is based on countless hours of personal experience.
• Receive a welcome packet when you book, with information & a custom planning calendar.
• Dining reservation assistance. Help with your dining reservations (based on availability) at time that won’t interfere with your touring.
• Fastpass+ assistance. Which attractions are the best for your family to utilize your Fastpasses for and assistance making those reservations (based on availability).
• Itinerary plans and detailed itinerary with added suggestions to optimize your day and your experiences.
• Help planning visits to other area attractions outside of the Disney theme parks.
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My name is Melissa and I am a Disney fanatic, I’m also a travel agent. You will find me almost every weekend in one of the Disney parks or exploring a Florida area attraction with my family. Living in Florida allows me to keep up to date with all of the newest things that Disney releases, on land and at sea.
Melissa Mathies, Travel Designer & Destination Specialist
Pixie Dust Adventures – Destinations by Melissa
Independent Agent for Cruises & Tours Unlimited