Welcome to Theme Park Insider! Join the community or log in
Theme Park Insider
Facebook Twitter YouTube Email Newsletter

Have you ever taken a Disneyland tour?

Robert Niles
Submitted by Robert Niles
Published: January 27, 2014 at 12:04 PM

I'm thinking about a spring break visit to Disneyland with the family, and realized that I've never done any of the tours at Disneyland Resort. (I have been on a few tours at Walt Disney World, and both my wife and I used to work at WDW). Obviously, there's a quite bit more history to Disneyland park than any other park, so I'd love to hear from any Theme Park Insider readers who've spend the money for a Disneyland tour as to whether they thought it worth the extra expense. Did you get anything more from the tour than a fairly knowledgeable person would get from walking around the park on her/his own? Which tours would you recommend? TIA.

Please take a moment to share this post, and encourage others to reply!

From Daniel Ecoto on January 27, 2014 at 1:47 PM

This past fall my wife and I took The Walk In Walt's Disneyland Footsteps tour. It is an update on the past A Walk in Walt's footsteps tour. I would very much recommend this tour. Both my Wife and I consider ourselves huge Disney fans with a large knowledge of Disney But that aside even if you know a large amount of what the tour tells you, its a very interesting experience to be taken to these iconic locations and be spoken to about the history and development of this historic park. By the end of the tour not a single eye was dry in our group.

The tour includes lunch or dinner depending the time of your departure. Every body in the group gets an earpiece to better hear over the crowd. They worked a little funky but well enough. Its about a 3 hour tour and includes riding and visiting select attractions. An after thought as well after we ate our dinner, our group was split into two smaller groups and taken separately while one ate to a very special surprise which i could not even imagine ruining here. It capped off a really great tour.

This discussion has been archived and is no longer accepting responses.

Planning a trip to Orlando?

Walt Disney World

Insider's Pick: Get all the best advice from ThemeParkInsider.com in one convenient book! Theme Park Insider Orlando 2014 offers you the insight, background, and how-to skills that will help you enjoy Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando like, well, a theme park insider. Save yourself time and money by learning how to visit the Orlando-area theme parks the insiders' way.

Get it! In paperback | For Kindle | For iBooks