Walt Disney World (Walt Disney World Resort or Disney World) is an entertainment complex in Orlando, Florida, USA. The complex is owned by Walt Disney and was opened in 1971. It covers 25,000 acres of land. The complex consists of four theme parks, two water parks, golf courses and 27 themed hotels amongst other things. The complex was built to supplement the California complex which had opened in 1955. Disney World Orlando has become one of the most visited entertainment complexes in the world with around 50 million annual visitors.
The best way to get to the complex is by car, as the complex is so big it is best to drive to the area of the complex you want to visit. The complex has many different car parks, the car parks are connected to different areas of the complex by monorail.
Opening Times and Admission
Some areas of the complex can be visited for free but other areas of the complex are ticketed and vary in cost. It is best to research the area or areas you want to visit before attending.