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Magic Kingdom Day 3 Disney World 2019 Basic December Itinerary

By Dave Shute

(Note: this is from the 2019 Basic December Itinerary. The itinerary works only for the three weeks beginning the Saturday after Thanksgiving 2019.)


Today you have the morning off, and then in the early afternoon continue your visit the Magic Kingdom.

You should have FastPass+ for Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, Peter Pan’s Flight, and the Haunted Mansion.

You should have dinner scheduled at the Crystal Palace 6p.


  • Sleep in and eat breakfast in your room
  • Either eat lunch in your hotel or arrive at the park earlier than noon to dine there
  • Arrive at Magic Kingdom by noon


At Magic Kingdom today your goal is to complete seeing Liberty Square and Fantasyland while fitting in your meal with Winnie the Pooh and friends at the Crystal Palace, viewing the Christmas decorations at a few nearby hotels, and seeing the evening entertainment.

  • Enter the park, grab a Times Guide, and confirm the time of Happily Ever After, the evening fireworks show
  • Go to Fantasyland and see Seven Dwarfs Mine Train with FastPass+
  • Head into Storybook Circus at the back of Fantasyland and ride Dumbo, and if it looks like fun, Barnstormer
  • Come back on the other side of the Mine Train and ride Under the Sea: Journey of the Little Mermaid
  • Head towards the Castle and see Mickey’s Philharmagic
  • Ride it’s a small world
  • See Peter Pan’s Flight with FastPass+
  • Take the path between Peter Pan and it’s a small world to Liberty Square and see Haunted Mansion (FastPass+)
  • Look for a fourth FastPass+ on your phone if you’d like to return to a ride
  • See the Christmas decorations at the Grand Floridian and Wilderness Lodge framed around your 6p dinner at Crystal Palace, likely after dinner
  • What you do next is up to you. I’d advise using your fourth FastPass+ if you booked one; revisiting favorite rides; staying for the fireworks show Happily Ever After; watching Once Upon a Time
  • Head back to your hotel


Tomorrow you complete your visit to the Animal Kingdom.



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