Walt Disney World Resort is so much more than just theme parks. From delicious dining experiences to gorgeous resorts and more, Disney thinks of every detail when it comes to a perfect vacation destination. The newly renovated Disney Springs area is no exception! Here are a few must-do’s that you’ll want to work into your next Disney trip.
Reach New Heights on Aerophile – The World Leader in Balloon Flight
Soar into adventure in the world’s largest tethered helium balloon! Aerophile ascends its guests 400 feet into the air, offering breathtaking 360-degree views of the Walt Disney World property. Be sure to bring your camera to capture it all! Balloon rides are offered daily from 8:30 AM to 12AM. At $15 per child and $20 per adult, this could be the perfect unique and memorable experience to try on your next visit.
Shop ‘Til You Drop
Whether you’re looking for something Disney-inspired or just looking to treat yourself, you’ll want to do a little window-shopping at the Springs. Disney Springs’ newest shop, DisneyStyle, features unique apparel and accessories inspired by some of your favorite Disney characters. The Disney Springs Vera Bradley location offers custom embroidery services right inside the store! The Kate Spade and Coach locations are stocked with Disney-inspired designs to add a little magic to everyday life. World of Disney is your one-stop-shop for all the Disney merchandise you could imagine. With over 100 different shops to choose from, Disney Springs has something for everyone on your vacation!
Late Night at Disney Springs
On Thursday through Saturday from 10pm to 2am, guests can experience an exciting mix of entertainment and dining all in one place. With 12 late-night destinations to explore around The Landing, whether you’re looking for a high-energy atmosphere or a more low-key vibe, you’ll be sure to find it here. From live music to specialty food offerings, Late Night at Disney Springs is the place to be.
Take A Ride in a Vintage Amphicar
Boat tours are taken to a whole new level at Disney Springs. Can you imagine riding in a car straight into the water? You can tour Lake Buena Vista in style while cruising through the water in an Amphicar! These 20-minute water tours are offered right outside of Disney Spring’s BOATHOUSE restaurant from 10 AM to 10 PM daily. So grab a bite to eat, hop in an amphicar and cruise.
Visit the Coca-Cola Store
This stunning three-story building boasts some pretty exciting experiences for Coca-Cola fans of all ages. On the first floor, guests can shop ‘til they drop for all things Coca-Cola. Once they ride the elevator up to the second floor, there is more shopping and a photo opportunity with the Coca-Cola Polar Bear! Last but not least, guests can chill out on the third floor at the Coca-Cola rooftop beverage bar. The beverage bar features amazing views of Disney Springs, as well as more Coca-Cola treats and combinations than you could ever imagine.
As you can see, exciting Disney experiences can be found on property outside of the four Walt Disney World theme parks. Armed with this new list of things to do at Disney Springs, be sure to plan to spend some time there on your next trip to the Most Magical Place on Earth.