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Disneyland Park Questions

 

Where do I park when traveling to the Disneyland® Resort?
There are several parking areas available to our Guests. If you will be spending a day at our Theme Parks, day parking is available in the Mickey and Friends Parking Structure. Hourly parking is available in our Downtown Disney® District Parking Lot located between the Structure and the Disneyland Hotel if you plan on stopping by for a little shopping, dining or entertainment at the Downtown Disney District or Disneyland Resort Hotels. If you are a Guest of one of the Disneyland Resort Hotels, each Hotel provides its own parking area.


How is the Disneyland Resort different from Disneyland Park?
The Disneyland Resort is comprised of Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure® Park, Downtown Disney District, and all three Hotels of the Disneyland Resort.


When is the best time to visit the Disneyland Resort?
Selecting the "best" time to visit the Disneyland Resort depends upon each individual's interests. If you are looking to visit when the attendance will be fairly low, consider planning your stay during the middle of the week (Tuesdays-Thursdays) during: September - November, or January - April. However, during these times of year, the Theme Parks typically have reduced operating hours and entertainment events, and attractions closed for refurbishment. Although the hours and entertainment schedules vary during these times of year, the attendance is low and Guests are able to experience more attractions as opposed to holiday/summer periods.If you are interested in visiting while the Park has extended hours, entertainment events and all attractions operating, you can plan your stay for selected weekends (Saturdays/Sundays), extended holiday weekends, Christmas and Spring Break, or the summer months June-August. Please be aware however that attendance is usually increased during these time frames.We recommend that once you have selected your prospective date of visit, please contact the Disneyland Resort Information Office to inquire about any special events, promotions, attraction closures, etc. that may affect the Park's operation or attendance. The telephone number is (714) 781-7290.


Can I visit both Parks in one day - For instance: Disneyland Park during the day and Disney California Adventure Park in the evening?
Yes, the Disneyland Resort Park Hopper® ticket is valid for same-day entry into both Disneyland & Disney California Adventure Theme Parks.


What do I pack when I come to visit the Disneyland Resort?
When packing for the Disneyland Resort always remember to come prepared for the unexpected. Pack an umbrella, T-shirt, and jacket just in case the weather suddenly turns wet or unseasonably warm or cool. Normally, during the summer months, pack light clothing, shorts, bathing suits, sunscreen, and a light jacket. During the winter months, pack a heavy jacket, long-sleeved shirts, jeans, and sweatshirt.


Do any of the Disneyland Resort restaurants accommodate special dietary needs?
The Disneyland Resort is pleased to offer vegetarian as well as kosher selections. For those Guests with special dietary needs, arrangements can be made. Please feel free to contact Food Operations at (714) 781-7290 for any special requests.


How can my family enjoy a visit with the Disney Characters?
The Disney Characters will be scattered throughout the Resort during your stay. For information on where they will be you may visit any information center at either of the Theme Parks. The Disneyland Resort also offers dining experiences with the Characters. For this information, please visit the Resort Hotel Dining pages.


Now that you have two parks, how many days can I expect to see it all?
You may wish to plan about two days for each Theme Park and one or two nights for Downtown Disney District. We recommend 4 days to experience the Disneyland Resort.


Do you have pet accommodations available?
While we do not permit pets at any of the Disneyland Resort Hotels, we do provide a Day Kennel for those Guests who wish to bring their pets with them to the Disneyland Resort. The cost is $20 USD per pet, per day. No overnight accommodations are available. Reservations are unnecessary. For further information or questions, please feel free to contact Disneyland Resort Information at (714) 781-7290.


Do you have foreign currency exchange available at the Disneyland Resort?
The Disneyland Resort offers currency exchange through Thomas Cook Exchange Services. Foreign currency is accepted for purchases throughout the Resort, and may be exchanged for US dollars at City Hall in Disneyland Park, Guest Relations at Disney California Adventure Park, or at any of the front desk locations at the Disneyland Resort Hotels.