Top 10 Tips Visiting Disney World for the First Time

Heading to Walt Disney World for the very first time? Well, there are a ton of elements to think about before booking a magical vacation. Today I’m providing my top 10 tips while planning and visiting the parks. If you want to learn even more tips on how to best tour the specific parks or what to know before a major event, check out my Walt Disney World Tips & Strategies playlist.

Top Tips Visiting Disney World for the First Time
1.) Book your trip at least a year in advance (00:55)
2.) Select the right off-peak season (02:01)
3.) Compare staying on-property vs. off property (04:59)
4.) Book a split stay to save on your hotel (06:25)
5.) Build an itinerary before making other reservations (07:07)
6.) Make dining reservations 6 months ahead (08:11)
7.) Splurge on at least one special restaurant (08:57)
8.) Download all of the Disney World apps (10:00)
9.) Know your Fastpass+ preferences 2 months ahead (11:35)
10.) Take breaks from the sun and drink water (13:06)

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