Everything You Need to Know about Disney France Holidays
Disney France offers a range of attractions for all ages. Families enjoy discounts that include free hotel stays and park tickets for children under seven. Couples and singles enjoy discounts of 30 percent on their hotels, park tickets and transportation in 2011. Before planning your holiday, visit DisneyParis.co.uk to learn about current discount offers.
Disneyland Paris includes two parks offering rides: Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios. Disney Village is where you'll find cinemas, entertainment venues, restaurants and shopping.
In Disneyland Park, attractions include fun rides like Big Thunder Mountain, Disneyland Railroad, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril, It's a Small World, Phantom Manor, Pirates of the Caribbean, Space Mountain and more.
Walt Disney Studios also offers fun rides and attractions. In this park, you'll find Cars Race Rally, Aerosmith's Rock 'n' Roller Coaster, Toy Story Playland, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror and more.
Main attractions in Disney Village include the Imax theatre and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The Imax Theatre plays 3D films on screens that surround you and draw you into the action. Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show features Disney favourites like Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto and Chip 'n' Dale.
In between shows or rides, there are more than 70 restaurants at Disneyland Paris. Have a quick meal at Restaurant en Coulisse or enjoy a sit down dinner at Blue Lagoon Restaurant. The restaurants are in Disney Village and fast food establishments appear throughout Disneyland.
Hours and Prices
All parks open at 10 a.m. and close between 7 and 11 p.m. depending on the day of the week, season and the exact park. Walt Disney Studios closes earlier than Disneyland Park.
As of 2011, One Day/One Park tickets cost £45 for children up to 11 years and £51 for adults. Tickets allowing you to enter both parks range in price from £97 to £177. Purchase tickets online at offers.disneylandparis.co.uk.
Hotels and Holiday Packages
Disneyland Paris has seven hotels within the theme park. Choices include Davy Crockett Ranch, Disneyland Hotel, Hotel Santa Fé, Newport Bay Club and more. Additional hotels partner with Disneyland providing affordable accommodations.
Hotel packages include tickets into the Disney parks, breakfast at the hotel and free shuttle to the parks. A week stay for two staying at Hotel Cheyenne starts at £1,100. Save money on your Disney France holiday by purchasing holiday packages online at DisneyParis.co.uk/packages.