2016 – Walt Disney World December Trip Summary

A summary of links related to my December  2016 Walt Disney World Trip.

Here are some stats from the trip:

  • 7 Nights/8 Days
  • 71.4 miles logged on the pedometer (just under 200,000 steps)
  • Over 6,000 SLR Pictures
  • Over 1,600 cell phone pictures
  • Over 80 videos clips for just shy of 90 minutes of video

icon Day 1:   Magic Kingdom, Resort Hopping, Animal Kingdom and quick trips to Disney Springs and Epcot.
Monday December 6, 2016
We arrived in the pre-dawn hours, took the Magical Express to WDW and then set off on a full day at the parks. First stop the Magic Kingdom.  When the rains came we headed for some resorts to see their Christmas decorations then as it cleared Animal Kingdom.  At park closing headed for Disney Springs to see the drones and then closed the night at Epcot with Illuminations.

icon Day 2:   Epcot Resorts, Epcot & Magic Kingdom
Wednesday December 7, 2016
Spent the morning at the Epcot Resorts visiting with family and checking out the Christmas decorations.  The afternoon and early evening were at Epcot before wrapping up the day at the Magic Kingdom.

Day 3:   Magic Kingdom, Disney Hollywood Studios & Epcot
Thursday December 8, 2016
Started the day at the Magic Kingdom then moved over to the Hollywood Studios in the mid afternoon and early evening before concluding the day at Epcot.

icon Day 4:   Magic Kingdom Resorts, Disney Springs, Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios & Epcot
Friday December 9, 2016
Started off at the Magic Kingdom Resorts.  Paid an early afternoon visit to Disney Springs.  Some time in the Magic Kingdom before going to Fort Wilderness for dinner.  Caught Jingle Bam! Then walked to Epcot for a couple of attractions and Illuminations to wrap up the night.

icon  Day 5:   Animal Kingdom & Epcot
Saturday December 10, 2016
Spent nearly a full day at Animal Kingdom then the evening at Epcot.

Day 6:   Epcot & quick trips to Animal Kingdom & Disney Springs
Sunday December 11, 2016
Spent most of the day at Epcot but left for a couple hours in the evening to visit Animal Kingdom for a night safari and Disney Springs to see the drones.

 Day 7:   Disney Studios, Epcot, and Magic Kingdom
Monday December 12, 2016
Started off the day at Disney’s Hollywood Studios before heading over to Epcot for the afternoon and evening.  Then a brief trip to the Magic Kingdom for Once Upon a Time.

 Day 8:   Last Day
Tuesday December 13, 2016
Spent a couple hours in Disney’s Animal Kingdom this morning then over to the Magic Kingdom for lunch before returning to Pop Century to catch the Magical Express.


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