Well why WOULDN’T there be an “App” to help you navigate through the Disney Theme Park of your choice? Available for iPhone, iPad and the Android markets, there are numerous apps to help you plan your trip, update you on all things Disney while visiting (including making dinner reservations), and assist you in navigating through the parks with GPS services. Now you just need to decide whic of them are best suited for your needs. This list could be pages, but I simply picked a few that sounded interesting to give you an idea of what’s out there.
MacWorld magazine put together this list of the most widely used Apps downloaded called: Top Rated Disney Theme Park Apps that covers a wide array of options if you’re planning a Disney theme park trip soon.
Walt Disney World Guide Notescast Created by TimeStream Software, the Walt Disney World Notecast app includes over 300 pages of in-depth information, complete with more than 750 original and exclusive high-quality photos. Rather than buying a travel book, travelers should consider this their comprehensive vacation planner and in-park guide to America’s most popular destination. Included is information on Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Mobile Magic is an official Disney Parks app., available through Verizon. Mobile Magic displays up to the minute wait times and FASTPASS return times for the park you are in and the ability to find your favorite characters. The app leverages GPS technology to pinpoint your location, and then displays what’s happening nearby. The application offers its user the ability to plan vacations prior to their trip from home. Adding to the fun, this app offers live competitive trivia games and other surprises to keep every family member entertained while at the park, or at home.
Disney by Disney: The Disney App is everything you love and expect from Disney in one FREE custom application. At the touch of a finger — find all your favorite Disney characters, play custom games, watch video, and listen to music. You can also get the latest news on all things Disney, buy movie tickets, and customize the App with exclusive character themes.
Disney iPhone | Android App & Undercover ‘Family’ Tour Contracted, Licensed and officially authorized by Walt Disney World and other local attractions, Undercover Tourist is the leading supplier of online discount tickets to Orlando, Florida-area attractions, including Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, SeaWorld, Richard Petty Driving Experience, Medieval Times and more. We send our customers to their favorite attractions, faster and for less. Undercover Tourist customers receive “real” tickets versus vouchers- eliminating the need to stand in long ticket lines upon arrival.
Don’t miss the Disney theme parks blog, the official blog for the Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World Resort and Disney Cruise Line. The Disney Parks Blog provides the latest, official information about Disney destinations as well as behind-the-scenes looks at what makes Disney Parks the most magical places on earth. Expect to hear from a variety of Disney Cast Members who work each day to make that ‘Disney Difference’.
If you’ve used one of these apps to plan your trip or to assist you during a visit, please let us know how it helped you make it more special.