• On Mar 17, 2016
    Allison from AL Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    We will be visiting Disney world in a few months but we are not staying in the park we are staying in a hotel close by. Can you leave the park and re-enter? I have a little one and was wondering if you leave and go rest then come back later that day?

    Hi Allison!

    Thanks for bringing this question to the Disney Parks Moms Panel. I have lots of experience leaving and reentering the theme parks with my three little ones, so I'm happy to help answer this question. My family's general game plan is to visit our theme park of choice early in the morning, head back to our Resort hotel for an afternoon break and then reenter the theme park for some evening fun. I'm happy to tell you that you will not experience any problems doing this, regardless of whether you are staying on-property or off-property.

    The purchase of a basic theme park admission ticket allows you to enter a theme park, leave and reenter that same theme park with no additional charge. If you select the Park Hopper Option, you will be able to leave and reenter any of the four theme parks, as many times as you wish. For example, with a basic theme park admission ticket, you can visit Magic Kingdom Park in the morning, leave for an afternoon break and reenter Magic Kingdom Park later that day with no problem. If you would like to visit Magic Kingdom Park in the morning and visit Epcot later in the day, you would need to have the Park Hopper Option.

    I hope this answers your question, Allison. Please let me know if I can help answer any other questions about your upcoming vacation to Walt Disney World Resort.

    Wishing you many magical memories!
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Meet the Panelist: Erin, Pennsylvania

I'm a wife, mom to three amazing girls (ages 10, 8 and 5) and lover of all-things-Disney! For our family of five, there is nothing more magical than a Walt Disney World Resort vacation (except, perhaps, the unforgettable memories that accompany those vacations!). I enjoy planning our Walt Disney World vacations almost as much as I love taking them, and I would love to share my tips and experiences with you so that you can get the most out of your next Walt Disney World vacation!  Learn More About Erin

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