Best of Resourceful Disney: Tips for Taking Pre-Schoolers to Walt Disney World

Originally published May 11, 2010:

One statement that I frequently hear from those asking me for Disney vacation planning tips is, “I know I really need to wait until the kids are older for them to enjoy it.” This couldn’t be further from the truth! No matter what age the child, there is something at Disney foreveryoneHere are some tips for making a trip to Disney worthwhile for your pre-schooler.

1. Focus on the Magic, not the Mountains:While there are plenty of rides in all four of the Walt Disney World Parks (not including the water parks or Downtown Disney) that young children will enjoy, the most incredible part of the Disney experience for pre-schoolers is just that – the experience. Decide before you enter the parks which rides are the top priority, and then be sure to schedule plenty of time to view the parades, participate in afternoon block parties, and check out character story times and special events.

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