Disney’s top parks

The parks of the Walt Disney Company are managed by the subsidiary Walt Disney
Parks and Resorts. In 2016 alone, the Disney theme park
more than 140 million visitors, making the company the most visited in terms of
theme parks around the world. If you think there are only Disney parks in
Orlando at the Walt Disney World Resort, you made a mistake! In fact, apart from the resort in
Orlando, Florida, Disney also has resorts in places like California, Japan,
France, Hong Kong and even China.

Let’s look at what each of these top Disney parks has to offer
your visitors!

Disney’s top parks

The parks of the Walt Disney Company are managed by the subsidiary Walt Disney
Parks and Resorts. In 2016 alone, the Disney theme park
more than 140 million visitors, making the company the most visited in terms of
theme parks around the world. If you think there are only Disney parks in
Orlando at the Walt Disney World Resort, you made a mistake! In fact, apart from the resort in
Orlando, Florida, Disney also has resorts in places like California, Japan,
France, Hong Kong and even China.

Let’s look at what each of these top Disney parks has to offer
your visitors!

Disneyland Resort

Originally only Disneyland, this park was inaugurated in 1955 as
first and only Disney theme park. Over time, the complex was growing, and today
home to 2 theme parks (the original Disneyland Park and Disneyland California
Adventure), 3 hotels and a complex with shops, restaurants and entertainment called
Downtown Disney. This resort is focused on classic Disney characters such as
Mickey Mouse, currently occupying about 2 square miles.

Disneyland Park is divided into 8 sections, or “lands”: Main Street USA,
Adventureland, Frontierland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Fantasyland, Mickey’s
Toontown and Tomorrowland, as well as design for a future section with the theme of the series of
Star Wars movies, which will have an equal version to be unveiled at Disney’s Hollywood Studios,
in Orlando in 2019. Among the main attractions are the Big Thunder coasters
Mountain Railroad, Splash Mountain and Space Mountain.

Disneyland California Adventure is based on the history and culture of California,
divided into 7 sections, representing California regions and fictional
Disney Movies: Buena Vista Street, Paradise Pier, Grizzly Peak, Pacific Wharf, Hollywood
Land, A Bug’s Land and Cars Land, not to mention the project for a future expansion of the park
which will have as its theme the Marvel universe.

Downtown Disney is a complex focused on shopping, food and
entertainment, located between the entrance to the resort’s theme parks and the
Disneyland Hotel.

Walt Disney World Resort

This is Disney’s largest resort and theme park complex and
world, both in terms of size and number of visitors received per year. O
complex consists of 4 theme parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood
Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom), 2 water parks (Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon and
Disney’s Blizzard Beach), a complex for food, shopping and entertainment, 21
resort-style hotels and 8 golf courses, plus a variety of other recreational activities.
The resort now spreads over 27,000 acres of land.

Among the main attractions of this resort are the magic toy The Magic
Carpets of Aladdin (Magic Kingdom), the space travel simulator Mission: Space
(Epcot), the Jedi Training interactive show: Trials of the Temple (Disney’s Hollywood Studios), the
flight simulator inspired by Flight of Passage (Disney’s Animal Kingdom), the

Storm Slides (Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon) and the Melt-Away Bay wave pool
(Disney’s Blizzard Beach).

Tokyo Disney Resort

Located in Urayasu, Chiba, in a city east of Tokyo,
only in Tokyo Disneyland Park, opened in 1983, but expanded to contain 2
theme parks, 4 Disney hotels, 6 non-Disney hotels and a
shopping.

Tokyo Disneyland is separated into 7 sections: World Bazaar, Adventureland,
Westernland, Critter Country, Fantasyland, Toontown and Tomorrowland. The main
attractions consist of the traditional Jungle Cruise, Pirates of the Caribbean, Mark Twain
Riverboat, Westernland Shootin ‘Gallery, Alice’s Tea Party, Dumbo the Flying Elephant,
Mickey’s House and Meet Mickey, plus many others.

Tokyo DisneySea is a water park divided into 7 sections, or “ports”:
Mysterious Island, Mermaid Lagoon, Arabian Coast, Lost River Delta,
Port Discovery and American Waterfront. Among the main attractions are DisneySea Transit
Steamer Line (a steamboat ride), Journey to the Center of the Earth (a
Scuttle’s Scooters (a ride in a
caterpillar-shaped cart), The Magic Carpets of Aladdin (a similar rotating toy
Dumbo the Flying Elephant), Indiana Jones Adventure: Temple of the Crystal Skull (a
an internal structure based on the Indiana Jones movie series), Aquatopia (a
Turtle Talk with Crush (a talk show consisting of a
impromptu conversation with Crush, a green sea turtle).

Ikspiari is a complex of shopping, food and entertainment in the
Downtown Disney at Disneyland Resort in California.

Disneyland Paris

Originally Euro Disney Resort, is a Disney resort located in the city of
Marne-la-Vallée, 32 kilometers from France, and consists of the most visited theme park
from Europe. The complex consists of 2 theme parks, several resort style hotels,
a shopping, food and entertainment complex and even a golf course, plus
of numerous other attractions for recreation and entertainment.

Disneyland Park, opened in 1992, is separated into five sections: Main Street
USA, Frontierland, Adventureland, Fantasyland and Discoveryland. Among the main
Attractions include Sleeping Beauty Castle, Phantom Manor (a type of mansion
Alice’s Curious Labyrinth (a labyrinth with the theme of Lewis Carroll’s work) and
Orbitron – Machines Steering wheels (a spinning toy with
rocket), as well as a future attraction, Mickey et son Orchester PhilharMagique, which will be
a 3D show based on the same name attraction that already exists in Magic Kingdom.

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort

Situated on a piece of land next to Penny’s Bay, at the northeastern tip of
Lantau, the complex contains a theme park, 3 Disney hotels and several shops,
restaurants and clubs for entertainment in an area of ​​1.3 square kilometers. O
Hong Kong International Theme Parks is a joint venture between Hong Kong

Kong and the Walt Disney Company, with the latter having 48% and the former, 52% of
property.

Shanghai Disney Resort

Located in Pudong, Shanghai, China, is a resort consisting of a complex
entertainment, 2 theme parks, recreation facilities and an indoor lake. O
Shanghai Disneyland Park is separated into 7 sections: Mickey Avenue, Gardens of
Imagination, Fantasyland, Treasure Cove, Tomorrowland and Toy Story Land. The main
The attractions of this park are the Fantasia Carousel, the Voyage to the Crystal Grotto (a
boat under the Enchanted Storybook) and Roaring Rapids (a
boat ride along a river at high speed).

Leave a Comment