Walt Disney World Resort travel guide

Weather and climate

Temperature: Average temperatures in the early 30s (°C).

Best time to visit Orlando: Spring or autumn when you get all that lovely Florida sunshine but without the intense heat.

Orlando weather is hot and humid during the summer. At this time, try to avoid the theme parks in the middle of the day when the sun is at its hottest. Winters are mild, but remember to bring a light jacket if you're planning to venture out in the evenings.

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See the kids faces light up as they meet their favourite Disney Characters at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.

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FAST FACTS

Language: The language spoken in Orlando is English.

Currency: The currency used in Orlando is the American Dollar ($).

Local time: Walt Disney World Resort is 5 hours behind GMT/UK time.

Fly to: Orlando International Airport. The transfer time to Walt Disney World Resort is 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Flight time from UK: The Walt Disney World Resort flight time is 9 hours.

Tourist Information: Further Orlando tourist information can be found here.

Visa / Health: Before you travel, click here for recommendations and advice on visas and health for your holiday to Orlando.

 

Getting around

By hire car: The best way to get around Orlando is by hire car. Be aware that you'll come across a number of toll booths during your holiday, and finding a parking space outside major tourist hotspots can be a challenge.

By bus: Walt Disney World  Resort runs bus services between their hotels and theme parks.

Events

Christmas: Magic Kingdom  Park turns into a winter wonderland at Christmas time. Crisp white snowflakes descend on the park as Santa joins Mickey Mouse in a festive parade.