2015 – Walt Disney World December Trip Summary


A summary of links related to my December 2015 Walt Disney World Trip.

Here are some stats from the trip:

  • 7 Nights/8 Days @ Disney’s Beach Club Villas
  • 82.2 miles logged on the pedometer
  • Over 7,000 SLR Pictures
  • Over 1,000 cell phone pictures
  • 120 videos just shy of 2 hours of video
  • Over 300 Blog Posts from the parks


Day 1: A visit to all four parks
Monday December 7, 2015

I hit the ground running with a visit to all four parks. Starting with the Magic Kingdom and Epcot in the morning then Animal Kingdom and the Studios in the evening before closing out the day back at Epcot..


Day 2: Animal Kingdom & Epcot
Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Most of the day was spent at Animal Kingdom
including an in depth look at the Harambe Market, the new Riverside Depot, African painted dogs on the Safari, Pandora & Rivers of Light construction plus my usual assortment of pictures from both Animal Kingdom and then Epcot.

Day 3: Disney’s Hollywood Studios & Disney Springs
Wednesday, December 9, 2015

I start off the day at Disney’s Hollywood Studios checking out the new Star Wars Launch Bay and exploring what is left of the park. Then in the afternoon I head to Disney Springs to see what is new and look at the ongoing construction. After dinner at the Boathouse I make my way to the Magic Kingdom for the Main Street Electrical Parade.

Day 4: Magic Kingdom, Resorts, Studios & Epcot
Thursday, December 10, 2015

The midway point of the trip starts off with a morning visit to the Magic Kingdom for rope drop. Then I spend some time at the Monorail Resorts checking out the Christmas decorations before returning for the Festival of Fantasy Parade. After the parade stopped by the Wilderness Lodge then Fort Wilderness for dinner. After dinner spent some time at the Osborne Lights before concluding my day at Epcot.

Day 5: Beach Club Villas, Animal Kingdom, Magic Kingdom & Epcot
Friday, December 11, 2015

To start the day a look around the Beach Club Villas. Then over to the Animal Kingdom until the early afternoon. Magic Kingdom in the afternoon and evening then I wrap up the day at Epcot.

Day 6: A full day at Epcot
Saturday, December 12, 2015

A full day at Epcot arriving prior to park opening and staying through Illuminations at park closing. Featuring a look around the park including some of the entertainment choices.

Day 7: Magic Kingdom, Studios & Epcot
Sunday, December 13, 2015

My last full day includes time at the Magic Kingdom, including a first look into the Skipper Canteen, a visit to Epcot for some entertainment, then some time at the Studios to see One Man’s Dream and one last look at the Osborne Lights.

Day 8: Animal Kingdom & Magic Kingdom
Monday, December 14, 2015

A quick trip to the Animal Kingdom including a first look at the Thirsty River Bar and Trek Snacks before a final visit to the Magic Kingdom.

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