Tokyo Disneyland is a Disney-themed park brimming with magic and fairytales, attracting thousand visitors each year. Dubbed as 'The Happiest Place on Earth' you'll get to fulfill your childhood dreams of exploring the Disney world lands, meet and interact with your favorite Disney characters, and watch interesting drama plays and Disney parades.
Discover the Best Rides in Disneyland Tokyo
Pooh's Hunny Hunt
Immerse yourself in Christopher Robin's imaginary world and witness Winnie the Pooh's daily life before your very own eyes in Pooh's Hunny Hunt. Located in Fantasyland area, this 5 minutes ride will take you inside the giant storybook of Winnie the Pooh where you can witness the daily life of the adorable honey-loving yellow bear. You'll even get to sneak into Pooh's dream! Pooh's Hunny Hunt offer fascinating fantasy experience more than what its storybook can tell, it also become one of the most popular attractions for both children and grown-ups. Children will be entertained with the real-life size of their favorite bear character, and adults will have a great time reminiscing their childhood.
Ride & Go Seek
Ride & Go Seek is an exceptionally fun way for treasure hunting while hide your presence away from looming monsters. Ride & Go Seek will take you to Monsters Incorporated, a place where your favorite fluffy monster Sulley and hilarious eyeball monster named Mike Wazowski living their life. Muster your courage as you make your way collecting unique stickers while avoid monsters' attention. Ride & Go Seek offer an interesting and fun way of hide and seek with monsters, you can find the attraction in Tomorrowland.
Jungle Cruise Exploration
Have a relaxing Jungle Cruise Exploration for those who only wants to chill. Take a 10-minute river cruise that will takes you inside Tarzan's jungle where you can witness animals such as elephants and crocodiles. You can even meet cute Japanese-speaking penguins along the way, there might even a small chance to spot Skipper, an adorable penguin character from Madagascar movie and also the only English-speaking penguin on the set. Feeling adventurous? Find Jungle Cruise Exploration which is located in Adventureland.
Experience an adrenaline-pumping sensation as you're sent adrift in Splash Mountain. If you're an adrenaline junkies, attempting a water coaster ride in Splash Mountain should be in your checklist. The attraction will takes you on a boat-ride where you can enjoy exploring the world of Disney's classic, Song of South. Brace yourself for the 45-degree fall from the 16-meter waterfall, that will certainly makes you scream on top of your lungs. you can even save a copy of your most memorable moments in the ride by checking out the Splashdown Photoshop. Due to its adrenaline-rush nature, there are requirements you must meet if you want to try the Splash Mountain ride.
Haunted Mansion Holiday Nightmare
Located in Fantasyland, the haunted mansion lure curious visitors to enter building where they'll fall into prying eyes of more than 999 ghosts, ghouls, and goblins looming in the darkness. These impish happy haunts might even choose to seat on the empty seat next to you, so beware! Ghost apparations is not the only thing that will send shivers down your spine, there will be sound of haunting screams on certain area that will definitely gives you spook! If there are things that might makes you feel better though, you'll get to catch a glimpse of 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' characters such as Sally and Jack Skellington.
Nighttime parades might not be classified as an attraction ride per se, but we just decide to put it here since it is also the highlight of Tokyo Disneyland. It's even said that your Tokyo Disneyland experience might not be complete without the parades. Held around 18:30 PM to 19:30 PM JST, Nighttime Parades amplify the magical vibe of Tokyo Disneyland with its illumination parades. All characters participating in the parade are wearing LED-illuminated costumes and LED floats. The iconic Disneyland is also lit up for the occasion creating an awe-stunning and magical view of the park at night.
How to Get Tickets?
Tokyo Disneyland offer various ways for you to obtain your entrance ticket. The most common way is by visiting the ticket counter located in the entrance gate. However there is huge chance you will have to wait in long lines, since the themed park is notably the most famous destination in Tokyo. The most convenient way is through online purchasing by accessing Tokyo Disneyland Resorts' official website. Other easy alternative to get your cheap Tokyo Disneyland ticket is by purchasing vacation packages which is also available on the official Tokyo Disneyland Resort's site. You'll also receive interesting perks such as free train rides from Tokyo DisneySea to Tokyo Disneyland.
How To Get Around?
Public transport are available everywhere. Most attractions are easily reached by using subway and continue with walking that takes about 5-10 minutes.
What Should I Wear?
No particular dresscode is needed when you're visiting Tokyo Disneyland. A pair of jeans and a clean breathable tee is a perfect match. You'll need to do a long walk while exploring the spacious park, so be sure you're wearing the most comfortable sneakers. Disney-related accessories is not a mandatory but will certainly escalate your mood, so it's the most perfect chance to wear those cute Mickey and Minnie Mouse headbands or your Disney Princess' sling bag!
Best Time to Visit
To make the most of your holiday in Tokyo Disneyland, it is very important to consider the most ideal time to visit the amusement park. March to May is deemed the most ideal time to visit the Tokyo Disneyland since the weather is relatively warm. To avoid long lines and crowds, it's highly advisable to visit the park on weekdays and avoid going to the amusement park few days before Golden Week.
Will I Need a Guide?
Fortunately, no. You'll find most informations needed by checking Tokyo Disneyland's official website or simply find any information here in this website. Commuting to and from Tokyo Disneyland is also fairly easy it's almost impossible for you to get lost.
How To Get There?
Tokyo Disneyland is easily accessible by any public transportations in Tokyo. For example, if you're departing from Shinjuku Station, you can take the JR Chuo Line Rapid train to Tokyo Station. At the Tokyo Station, switch to JR Keiyo or JR Musashino Line to Maihama Station. From Narita Airport, you can take JR Narita Express heading to Tokyo Station. At Tokyo Station, switch to JR Keiyo Line or JR Musashino Line to Maihama Station. Another alternative is by taking a public bus. From Shinjuku Station take the Express Bus that will directly takes you to Disneyland Park for only 50 minutes. If Tokyo Station is your departure point, take the Yaesu Exit and ride on Keisei Express Bus located at Bus Stop 1. The whole trip will only takes time for about 40 minutes.
Exploring the Tokyo Disneyland all day long will certainly makes you feel tired. Save your remaining energy by taking a public bus on your way home. That way you don't have to deal with large crowds typically found when you're riding on a train.