Walt Disney World® Resort
Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Imagine the ultimate student travel destination where all of your dreams come true! A wonderland of fun and relaxation where fantasies become reality. Unlike any other place on earth, Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida provides a magical experience for students of all ages. Theme parks with outstanding recreational opportunities, unparalleled educational adventures, unforgettable performance opportunities, senior class celebrations, incomparable resort hotels, fabulous dining and unique shopping are all contained in a place where students are invited to join their Disney friends for the trip of a lifetime.
Disney Youth Group Programs at the Walt Disney World Resort
Disney Magic Music Days
Disney Magic Music Days offers bands, orchestras, choirs, drill teams, dance ensembles, and other performing groups the chance to perform for the world at the Walt Disney World® Resort. It’s the performance of a lifetime that is sure to be the highlight of the year and a magical moment to be treasure forever.
Prepare yourself for a music festival of magical proportions – Festival Disney! Through the unparalleled resources of Disney, students from across the nation can thrill to an outstanding competitive and educational experience, right in the middle of all the magic. When planning a trip for your group only Festival Disney, and the excitement of the Walt Disney World® Resort sets itself apart from all of the others.
Disney Performing Arts Workshops
The impact practice has on the level of a Group’s performance is immeasurable. Disney Performing Arts Workshops are taught by professionals from the Walt Disney World® Resort. The 2 ½ to 3 hour hands on workshops add a touch of Disney Magic to your groups performance.
Four spectacular theme Parks:
Magic Kingdom® Park
Timeless stories come to life in seven different whimsical lands of fun and adventure. Plunge down a breathtaking waterfall on Splash Mountain, share the patriotic spirit at The Hall of Presidents, zoom through space at Space Mountain, and feel the excitement of the gold rush on Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. By captivating the imagination, the Magic Kingdom® Park brings the word of make-believe alive and brings out the child in everybody.
For the curious, thoughtful, and playful, Epcot® offers an experience that entertains, amazes and inspires. It is a place that provokes students to discover more about the people, places, and technology of the real world by creating the highest of j=human achievements in exciting and delightful ways.
The eleven countries of Epcot® World Showcase present a hands-on approach to culture, traditions, art, history and cuisine from every corner of the world. Stroll from the heart of Paris to the Great Wall of China. Sail through the fury of the North Sea on Maelstrom in Norway and cruise the ruins of Mayan and Aztec civilizations on El Rio del Teimpo in Mexico.
The Epcot® Future World, your imagination can run wild as special effects and 3-D technology combine for laughs at Honey I Shrunk the Audience, then you can jump into the driver’s seat for a test run on transportation of the future on Test Track. You can even study the creatures of the deep at The Living Seas. At the heart of Epcot® Future World is the every-changing wonder of Innoventions. This innovative showplace exhibits the newest developments and technological advances destined to become part of our daily lives. Drawing from the resources of some of the world’s major companies and inventors, it represents an authentic step into the future.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios™
Everyone if part of the show and laughter resounds. Each epic experience launches students into the action and thrills of movies and television. The Disney’s Hollywood Studios™ captures the allure and power of Hollywood by giving everyone the chance to be a star. Learn how movies are made and discover the power and allure of movie-making and television production and enjoy live stage shows based on the animated Disney classics. And if you’re looking for thrills, look no further than the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ just one of the many exciting adventures that awaits you at the Disney’s Hollywood Studios™.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Park
The ultimate adventure awaits with thrills beyond your imagination. The new Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain™ will take you to altitudes beyond your imagination. Hang on to your open-air vehicle as you are surrounded by free-roaming creatures of the African Savannah on Kilimanjaro Safaris® or whisk back 65 million years to rescue the last dinosaur on DINOSAUR. Meet tigers, giant bats and other exotic animals up-close, enjoy spectacular live stage shows, and experience the thrill of a white-water expedition on Kali River Rapids® –all in the same day.
Two refreshing water Parks:
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
A serenely beautiful tropical paradise was created after a nasty typhoon swept through this little village. Rebuilt into a dazzling watery playground, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park features high-speed and one of the world’s largest inland body surfing lagoons. Challenge the 30-mph high-speed thrills of the Humunga Kowabunga or relax on the winding storm slides that swish and swirl through cooling caves and tunnels. For the more adventurous, Shark Reef provides an exhilarating opportunity to snorkel a coral reef with live sharks.
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park
The “coolest” water Park at the Walt Disney World® Resort is a winter ski resort that experienced a rapid meltdown, creating some of the longest, tallest, curviest water rides anywhere! A chairlift brings you to the top of Mt. Gushmore where a free-fall down Summit Plummet, the tallest, fastest speed slide awaits. The “ski jump tower” takes students on a 60 mph plunge to a splash landing. There are more thrills with breathtaking slides, flumes, white water raft rides and tube runs, plus floating icebergs.
Great Student Friendly places to stay at the Walt Disney World® Resort
Disney’s All Star Resorts
Here’s the perfect place for youth groups who need to make up their trip dollars last and last – Disney’s All Star Sport, Music and Movies Resorts! And guess what? They’ll really feel like kids when they stand next to the larger-than-life icons of each Resort. Talk about your perfect photo op! Specially themed accommodations, swimming pools and dining experiences add to the whimsical atmosphere.
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
Relax as lush gardens, warm breezes and sunny skies beckon. Five brightly colored “island villages” – each named after a Caribbean destination – capture the alluring ambiance of the tropics. This island playground features seven pools and pristine white-sand beach on the shores of a 45-acer lake.
Disney’s Port Orleans Resort
Southern hospitality is alive and well at the two moderately priced Resort that make up Disney’s Port Orleans. One captures the spirit of the New Orleans’ French Quarter with intricate railings, cobblestone streets and “all that jazz.” The other returns you to the elegance of Mark Twain as courtly pillars and grand staircases blend with the Mississippi-style waterways. Tow nostalgic resorts – one ol’fashoned good time.