Disneylands Around The World- Because Family Vacations Are Incomplete Without Them!

  • NIYATI SHINDE
  • Sep 20, 2016
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Do you know how many Disneylands there are in the world? Excluding the Disney Resort and Spa in Hawaii, 6! That’s 6 times the fun you can have with your family and kids, and make fantabulous memories all across the globe along the way! There is a certain magic associated with amusement parks- they manage to bring out the kid in the adults! Besides, they also manage to make children so happy; you’ll find your kids smiling like a Cheshire Cat throughout. If you want to take your entire family out for a gala vacation,  here’s a list of Disneylands in the world just for you. Don’t forget to fasten your safety belts and please do pass on our ‘hello’ to Cinderella!!!!!! 

1. Disneyland California:

  

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Housing 8 themed lands, namely, Main Street, U.S.A., Fantasyland, Tomorrowland, Frontierland, Critter Country, Mickey's Toontown, New Orleans Square and Adventureland, Disneyland in California is one of the biggest Disneylands in the world. Since the year 1955, this first ever theme park by Walt Disney has been entertaining and enthralling visitors of all ages. Apart from the fun rides, the park also puts up live entertainment shows such as ‘The Dapper Dans’, ‘Fantasy in the Sky’, ‘Fantasy Faire’ and ‘Made with Magic’ for the amusement of the visitors. 
 
Address: 1313 Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802, United States.
Rides you must experience: Alice in Wonderland, Astro Orbitor, Indiana Jones Adventure. 
Other attractions in the city: Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Flightdeck Flight Simulation Centre, Anaheim Convention Centre, K1 Speed, Yorba Regional Park.
 

2. Tokyo Disneyland:

  

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Tokyo is one popular and exciting Disneyland location in the world. Tokyo Disneyland threw open its doors for visitors in the year 1983 and did you know that it is much bigger than the one in California?  Spread across 115 acres, on your visit, do try to participate in exhilarating parades such as ‘Happiness is Here Daytime Parade’ and ‘Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights Nighttime Parade’. Once exhaustion sets in due to all the fun you will be having, grab a bite at one of the many eateries housed within this theme park. 
 
Address: 1-1 Maihama, Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture 279-0031, Japan.
Rides you must experience: Splash Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Big Thunder Mountain, StarJets.
Other attractions in the city: Meiji Jingu Shrine, Ueno Park, Roppongi, Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo National Museum.
 
Must check this Tokyo Itinerary 7 Days before planning a trip to Tokyo  

3. Disneyland Paris:

  

 
Find delight and happiness in the city of love! Disneyland Paris is where fantasy meets reality and a beautiful amalgamation is formed. Spread across 5 themed lands, jump aboard a pirate’s ship, meet princesses and watch live entertainment shows at this theme park on your visit. You can also catch a movie show at the in-house IMAX or undergo Jedi Training at the Jedi Training Academy! Once you are done exploring the attractions and activities in your Disneyland Paris tour, take a breather and indulge in some delicious food at one of the many eateries present within the premises.
 
Address: 77777 Marne-la-Vallée, France.
Rides you must experience: Armageddon, Buzz Lightyear Laser Blast, Les Mysteres, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster.
Other attractions in the city: Eiffel Tower, Musee D’Orsay, Notre Dame Cathedral, Louvre Museum.

4. Walt Disney World, Florida:

  

 
One of the best Disneylands in the world, the Walt Disney World in the state of Florida is where childhood is reborn! Home to 4 unique theme parks appropriately named ‘Magic Kingdom’, ‘Epcot’, ‘Disney's Hollywood Studios’ and ‘Disney's Animal Kingdom’, you will also find an entrancing water park within this one. One place you have to visit while exploring the Walt Disney World is the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame Plaza. It is an outdoor exhibit where bronze busts of famous TV personalities have been put on display. 
 
Address: Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830, United States.
Rides you must experience: Bay Slides, Humunga Kowabunga, Cross Country Creek, Expedition Everest, Mission: SPACE.
Other attractions in the city: Universal Studios Florida, SeaWorld, Gatorland, Discovery Cove, Orlando Science Centre .

5. Hong Kong Disneyland:

  

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Your chance to meet characters from your favourite fairytale, Hong Kong Disneyland is a wonderful place to visit with your entire family- right from your grandparents to your grandchildren, and everybody else in between!  Full of enthusiasm and happiness, this theme park is spread across 7 lands, namely, Main Street, U.S.A, Adventureland, Tomorrowland, Toy Story Land, Grizzly Gulch, Mystic Point and Fantasyland. Characters you can meet include Alice, Belle, Big Bad Wolf, Elsa and Anna, Cinderella and even Winnie the Pooh.
 
Address: Lantau Island, Hong Kong.
Rides you must experience: Jungle River Cruise, Hyperspace Mountain, R.C. Racer, Cinderella Carousal, Geyser Gulch. 
Other attractions in the city: The Big Buddha and Po Lin Monastery, Ngong Ping Piazza, Cheung Sha Beach, Lantau Peak.

6. Shanghai Disneyland:

  

 
Home to the largest Disney castle on the planet- the Enchanted Storybook Castle, this Disneyland in Shanghai is spread across 6 enchanting lands. Mickey Avenue, Adventure Isle, Gardens of Imagination, Treasure Cove, Fantasyland and Tomorrowland are the themed areas where you and your kids can make wonderful memories. Live stage shows you just have to watch include ‘Tarzan- Call of the Jungle’, ‘Golden Fairytale Fanfare’ and ‘Ignite The Dream’. 
 
Address: Pudong, Shanghai, China.
Rides you must experience: Roaring Rapids, Alice in Wonderland Maze, Jet Packs, Soaring over the Horizon, Seven Dwarfs Mine Train. 
Other attractions in the city: Nanjing Road, the Bund, Oriental Pearl Tower, Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Museum, Jade Buddha Temple.
 
Ready to explore the globe one Disneyland at a time?! Planning your trip in advance is always a good idea so that it goes smoothly and without a lot of hassles. That’s where this itinerary planner will come in handy. Happy journey to you. Do share your Disneyland experiences with us by commenting below. 
 
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