Are you planning a Disneyland vacation, but can't figure out where to start? Our free, eight-step Disneyland vacation planner will help you find a place to stay, save money, and find the best things to do and see in and around Disneyland. We'll even tell you how to keep from standing in line.
Step 1: Get to Know Disneyland Resort: Find out what it is, get a handy map to refer to and a preview of all the sights.
Step 2: Financial Reality, Disneyland Lodging: Use our handy, online cost estimator to figure out how much your trip will cost and to make sure you don't forget anything.
Step 3: Get to Know Disneyland: Read about Disneyland, learn about the rides, get tips about how to enjoy the place more and stay out of lines.
Step 4: Get to Know Disney California Adventure: All the same tips as Step 3, but for California Adventure.
Step 5: Get to Know Downtown Disney: Find out when to go to Downtown Disney, what to do when you get there and take a photo tour.
Step 6: Other Southern California Destinations: Our tips will save you so much time that you'll be able to do everything at the Disneyland Resort and do something else, too. Find out where else you can go.
Step 7: Plan Ahead: Must-dos, the sooner the better.
Step 8: Preparing for the Trip: Learn about the weather, what to pack and more ways to be a smart Disneyland visitor.