Top Best Things To Do In Tokyo Disneyland In 2019

Your trip to Japan is not perfect without visiting Tokyo Disneyland, one of the most famous tourist attractions and amusement parks in Tokyo. This park is pretty awesome as it will bring you to the world of dreams, which is not Japan or any other countries on our planet. Most tourists go to the park looking forward to watching shows and parades, enjoying wonderful attractions, seeing cute Disney characters and tasting some special food and drinks. There are plenty of things to do in Tokyo Disneyland and we are sure that you can not experience all of them within 1 day. However, your travel time in Tokyo is limited. So in this blog, we give you some tips for spending your limited time effectively as well as a short-list of great things to do in Tokyo Disneyland. Are you ready? Here we go!

Tips To Spend Time Effectively In Tokyo Disneyland

What makes Tokyo Disneyland so famous? Well, the reason is the park has more than 40 exciting attractions, which are pretty much. So if you have only one day to discover Tokyo Disneyland, it is impossible to enjoy all of them. To enjoy as many attractions as possible, our tips are picking out some of 40 in advance and using FASTPASS.

Considering where to go in advance before going to the park will help you save time as you won’t be distracted by other things during your visit. Everything you need to do is just focusing on the list to go and heading to each place.

Besides, using “FASTPASS” is a smart way to ride attractions effectively. A FASTPASS will help you in minimizing the amount of time waiting in line at the attraction. For instance, with a FASTPASS you can get into a popular attraction in just 10 minutes instead of waiting for 2-3 hours in line.

Each Fastpass assigns you a fixed time to enter the attraction printed on it. You can get 01 Fastpass per 1 park ticket and have to wait for a while to get the next one. When the park opens, instead of running the targets, you need to get the Fastpass of your top-priority attractions first. Each Fastpass ticketing machine is placed next to the entrances of the attractions. So after you get the first Fastpass, move to other priority attraction to get other ones.

Here is the flow forget the Fastpass:

1. Get a Fastpass -> 2. Wait for other attractions in line -> 3. Use the Fastpass -> 1 or 2 …

Best Things To Do In Tokyo Disneyland

Here is the list of best things to do in Tokyo Disneyland. If you want to try as many exciting attractions as possible, let’s take a look at the most interesting attractions below:

1. Splash Mountain (10/10)

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Splash Mountain

Splash Mountain is a log flume ride that features characters and songs from the class Disney film Song of the South. Its design is similar to the Walt Disney World version in Florida but superior in a number of ways. The best part of Splash Mountain is falling down a cliff from heights of 16 meters. That thrill combines with Audio Animatronics-driven show scenes make it exciting to enjoy.

2. Pooh’s Hunny Hunt (10/10)

One of the most beloved attractions of Tokyo Disneyland is Pooh’s Hunny Hunt. Taking the form of an enormous storybook that the guests may walk into, the ride brings you through a magic trip in Hundred Acre Wood. Addition to the broadly appealing, it has an amazing level of aesthetic and technical polish for a family-friendly ride.

3. Space Mountain (9/10)

Next interesting attraction is Space Mountain. It is a fast roller coaster running in the dark. This means it brings you more thrilling.

4. Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (10/10)

If you are a Star Wars fan, you shouldn’t miss this place. You will enjoy an unparalleled thrill as you find yourself in the Star Wars world with familiar characters from the film series in a cabin with 3D glasses.

5. Monsters, Inc. Ride & Go Seek! (10/10)

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Monsters, Inc. Ride & Go Seek!

Another favored attraction that is never recommended to wait in line without a Fastpass is Monsters, Inc. Ride & Go Seek! This is a kind of a gun shooting game. To get a high score, you need to focus your hand-light to find the funny and hidden monsters.

6. Haunted Mansion (10/10)

If you want to go to a horror attraction, there will be the right place for you. This ominous gothic mansion is haunted by 999 ghouls, goblins and ghosts. They are waiting for you to make their number an even 1,000. Quite interesting, right? But note in mind that kids many burst into tears for the horror atmosphere.

7. Big Thunder Mountain (10/10)

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Big Thunder Mountain

At Big Thunder Mountain, there is a roller coaster running at high speed through the old, abandoned gold mine. Not so scare, rather feeling great.

Besides the 7 exciting attractions above, there are many other cool places for you to discover To know more tips and the best things to do in Tokyo Disneyland as well in the video below:

Frequently Asked Questions

Apart from asking “What are the best things to do in Tokyo Disneyland?”, many people also want to know whether the Tokyo Disneyland has wifi or not and which the best time to visit Tokyo Disneyland is. So in this part, we give you the answer to the two questions. Check them out!

1. Does Disneyland Have Wifi?

You always want to stay connected while you are in Tokyo Disneyland to stay in contact with your family and friends as well as update social media. However, Tokyo Disneyland doesn’t have free public Wifi. So if you want to stay connected, you will need the help of a SIM card with mobile data or a WiFi device.

The park does have a web app providing information on waiting times of standby lines of all its attractions in real time. The only way to access this information is being in the park. So make sure to enable GPS location services on your smartphone and use it on Google Chrome for translation feature.

2. Which Is The Best Time To Go To Disneyland In Tokyo?

Tokyo Disneyland is too famous so most tourists choose to go there. If you want to avoid the crowd, check out the tips for choosing the best time to go to Disneyland in Tokyo below:

  • Avoid national holidays and weekends
  • Avoid Mondays as they are the busier weekday in general
  • The best time to go to Disneyland is from Tuesday to Friday
  • Always buy your park tickets in advance
  • Get to the part as early in the morning as possible

Another useful tip is to check the crowd calendar. So you will know whether the dates you chose are busy or not.

Lower Crowds

  • January
  • February
  • After the golden week in May

Busy Months

  • From the last week of December to the first week of January
  • March
  • From the last week of April to the first week of May

Nice weather

  • April
  • May
  • June

Did you enjoy our article? Do you have any question to ask? If yes, feel free to leave it in the comment section and we will discuss further.

About Yuu Sato

Yuu Hiasa has been working in hospitality industry since 2003. In the past, he used to work as a tour guide and now he is running his business of supplying comfortable accommodations in Japan. Thanks to this experience and his passion for writing blog, the articles by him provides awesome tips and things to do when you are traveling in the country of cherry blossoms.