Tours Offered at Walt Disney World Resort

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  • No photography is permitted in any backstage areas
  • Photo IDs are required at check-in for all tours
  • To book a tour, call 407/WDW-TOUR (407/939-8687) . . . for Custom Guided Tours, call 407/560-4033
  • Prices subject to change

Tour: Backstage Magic
Location: Throughout Walt Disney World Resort
When: Monday-Friday
Duration: 7½ hours
Ages: All ages
Price: $255.00
Details: An “insider’s look” at the heritage, daily operation and cast member roles that create the “magic” at Walt Disney World Resort; lunch included; no theme park admission required.

Tour: Backstage Tales
Location: Animal Kingdom
When: Daily
Duration: 4 hours
Ages: 12 and up
Price: $90.00
Details: Get an insider’s look at the innovative ways Disney is meeting challenge in areas such as conservation, animal nutrition and medicine, animal care and behavioral studies; Disney’s Animal Kingdom admission required (extra).

Tour: Behind the Seeds
Location: Epcot/The Land
When: Daily
Duration: 1 hour
Ages: All ages
Price: $20.00 ($16.00 Ages 3-9)
Details: Get a behind-the-scenes look at the agricultural world and greenhouses of The Land pavilion with visits to the fish farm and the chance to taste some of the produce grown on-site. Epcot admission required (extra).

Tour: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Night Safari
Location: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
When: Daily
Duration: 1 hour
Ages: 8 and up (*)
Price: $70.00
Details: (*) Minors must be accompanied by an adult; no theme park admission required; guests set out for an after-dark adventure on a safari experience, exclusively for those staying at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, as well as Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo House and Kidani Village.

Tour: Disney’s Dolphins in Depth
Location: Epcot/The Seas with Nemo & Friends
When: Tuesday-Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Ages: 13 and up (*)
Price: $199.00
Details: (*) Minors must be accompanied by an adult; no theme park admission required; guests get up close and personal with the dolphins waist-deep in the water; swimsuit required.

Tour: Disney’s Family Magic Tour
Location: Magic Kingdom
When: Daily
Duration: 2 hours
Ages: All ages
Price: $34.00
Details: Magic Kingdom admission required (extra); this is a primer for first-time visitors with children, a skip (literally) through the magical lands.

Tour: The Ultimate Day of Thrills – A VIP Experience Tour Experience
Location: Magic Kingdom, Disney Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom
When: Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
Duration: 7 hours
Ages: All ages (must meet height requirements to ride the attractions)
Price: $299.99
Details: Theme park admission required (extra); three-park tour experience including private transportation, table service lunch, and many favorite attractions.

Tour: The Ultimate Day for Young Families – A VIP Experience Tour Experience
Location: Magic Kingdom, Disney Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom
When: Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
Duration: 7 hours
Ages: All ages (preferably families with children under 10 years of age)
Price: $299.00
Details: Theme park admission required (extra); three-park tour experience including private transportation, table service lunch, and many favorite attractions for young guests.

Tour: Disney’s Holiday D-Lights
Location: Throughout Walt Disney World Resort
When: Seasonal, varies
Duration: 4½ hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $209.00
Details:  Discover how the twinkle of holiday magic is created for celebrations like The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights and Candlelight Processional at Epcot; each guest will receive an exclusive limited-edition keepsake pin; no theme park admission required.

Tour: Disney’s Keys to the Kingdom Tour
Location: Magic Kingdom
When: Daily
Duration: 4½-5 hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $79.00
Details: Magic Kingdom admission required (extra); a look at history and philosophies behind the park; visit themed lands and backstage; lunch included.

Tour: Disney’s The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour
Location: Magic Kingdom
When: Monday-Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Ages: 10 and up
Price: $55.00
Details: Magic Kingdom admission required (extra); no cameras; it’s an inside look at the Walt Disney World Railroad and an opportunity to learn about Walt Disney’s love of steam trains; see how the trains are prepared for their daily operation.

Tour: Gardens of the World
Location: Epcot
When: Seasonally during Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival
Duration: 3 hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $64.00
Details: Theme park admission required; guests go behind the scenes to learn principles of Disney horticulture and the important role landscaping plays in Disney theme parks and resorts.

Tour: Marceline to Magic Kingdom Tour
Location: Magic Kingdom
When:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Duration: 3 hours
Ages: 12 and up
Price: $30.00
Details: Magic Kingdom admission required (extra); no cameras; the fascinating life story of Walt Disney unfolds during this walking tour with an inside look at Magic Kingdom park.

Tour: Disney’s Yuletide Fantasy
Location: Throughout Walt Disney World Resort
When: Seasonal daily
Duration: 3½ hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $84.00
Details: No theme park admission required; visits resorts and theme parks to see how holiday traditions are woven into decorations that turn Walt Disney World Resort into a winter wonderland.

Tour: Epcot DiveQuest
Location: Epcot/The Seas with Nemo & Friends
When: Tuesday-Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Ages: 10 and up (*)
Price: $175.00
Details: (*) Scuba certification card required; parent/legal guardian must sign waiver for minors ages 10-17 and must dive with minors ages 10-16; bring swimsuit (locker room provided); diving gear provided; no theme park admission required.

Tour: Epcot Seas Aqua Tour
Location: Epcot/The Seas with Nemo & Friends
When: Tuesday-Saturday
Duration: 2½ hours
Ages: 8 and up (*)
Price: $140.00
Details: (*) Parent/legal guardian must sign waiver for minors aged 8-17 and must participate with minors ages 8-12; no theme park admission required; non-scuba-certified guests have an in-the-water experience with the animals using scuba-assisted snorkeling equipment (provided); swimsuit required; no observers permitted backstage.

Tour: The unDISCOVERed Future World
Location: Epcot
When: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Duration: 4 hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $69.00
Details: Epcot admission required (extra); hear stories about Walt Disney’s ultimate dream; get rare glimpses at backstage areas.

Tour: World Showcase: DestiNations Tour
Location: Epcot
When: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Duration: 4½ hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $109.00
Details: Epcot admission required (extra); be intrigued by the rich culture and history found in the design of the World Showcase. Cultural dining experience for lunch included.

Tour: Wild Africa Trek
Location: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park
When: Multiple times daily
Duration: 3 hours
Ages: 8 and up
Price : Varies seasonally; call for pricing
Details:  Theme park admission required; guests embark on a guided expedition featuring close encounters with exotic wildlife species.  Guests wear a fitted harness for riverbank and rope-bridge experiences during the hiking segment of the tour.  Private safari ride and photo CD included.

Tour: Wilderness Back Trail Adventure
Location: Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
When: Tuesday-Saturday
Duration: 2 hours
Ages: 16 and up
Price: $90.00
Details: Guests experience nature the high-tech way on a Segway through Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort.

Tour: Custom Guided Tours
Location: Custom itinerary
When: By arrangement
Duration: Minimum 6 hours
Ages: All ages
Price: Varies; call for pricing
Details: Disney’s VIP Tour Services phone number is 407/560-4033.

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